Heavy Freight Shipping Savings Calculator

I.C.E. Transport

Many global shippers of dense, heavy freight fail to maximize container payloads and, as a result, inflate heavy freight shipping costs 20% or more. heavyweight freight ocean shipping

Freight Deconsolidation: The Benefits in Reducing Freight Costs

Cerasis

Freight deconsolidation is the partner to freight consolidation. Both practices aim to lessen stress, cost, and risk to shipments by combining smaller shipments into larger ones, in the case of consolidation, or bigger shipments into smaller ones, in the case of freight deconsolidation.

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Freight tip: Damaged freight.

Freightquote

Damaged freight is a hot button for many shippers. Read this post to learn about the best ways to deal with it

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A Holistic Approach to Freight Savings with Mike Eberl

The Logistics of Logistics

I was hired as an accountant for an on-demand air charter operator that moved executives and high priority freight. 04:25] There’s an approach to freight savings that you use at Customodal, and I was hoping you could describe that to the audience. [00:21] Opening / Introduction. [00:42]

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

Gauge and improve your company’s freight management performance with these tips and tricks

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What Digital Freight Isn’t

Talking Logistics

There is a lot of discussion today about digital freight, whether it’s a threat or opportunity for the logistics industry. Understanding what digital freight is — and what it isn’t — is important for all stakeholders to succeed in the industry. Read more What Digital Freight Isn’t. The post What Digital Freight Isn’t appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

E-Commerce Freight Shipping in 2020: Is This the Year Heavier Freight in E-Commerce Proliferates?

Cerasis

The trend has been evident in recent years, but heavier freight remained on the fringe of e-commerce shipping. The post E-Commerce Freight Shipping in 2020: Is This the Year Heavier Freight in E-Commerce Proliferates?

10 Ways to Measure Freight Broker Effectiveness

Freight Center

Shippers everywhere rely on their freight broker to get them the solutions they need and to help them reach their goals. But how do you measure freight broker effectiveness? How do you know the freight broker you’re currently working with is the right one for you?

Freight Analytics That Will Enhance Productivity

Cerasis

Freight analytics refers to a set of algorithms that meticulously comb through the mountain of freight data to unlock its potential. Recent research indicates the freight metrics and analytics market will swell to more than $27.4 Automation Data Freight freight analytics

How Technology Helps Freight Brokers Remain Competitive in the Market

Talking Logistics

Technology is playing a growing role across the transportation management landscape, especially in the third-party logistics (3PL) and freight brokerage markets. How is technology helping brokers, Read more How Technology Helps Freight Brokers Remain Competitive in the Market.

Best Practices for Freight Carrier Management

Cerasis

The post Best Practices for Freight Carrier Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Carrier Relations Freight Freight Carrier ManagementMajor trends continue to influence the state of logistics.

Is Freight Going Underground?

Logistics Matter

Boring Freight Elon Musk is a man of many innovative ideas. The post Is Freight Going Underground? Blog Freight Innovation Logistics Transportation TunnelMost of them are consumer oriented, but all have great logistics potential.

Uber Freight launches Lane Explorer

DC Velocity

Machine-learning tool lets shippers view real-time, market-based rates on freight lanes up to two weeks in advance, company says. Transportation

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How Freight Billing Works

Freight Center

If you have shipped before, then you know how important it is to understand how freight billing works. Freight billing is an unavoidable part of the process for every shipper. It might sound like a simple process, but it can get complicated.

What is Freight Management?

PLS Logistics

Historically, the connotation of freight management was changed and reshaped many times. In general, it refers to all the processes that cover preparing, shipping, storing and receiving freight. It suggests matching loads to freight carriers, route […].

4 Fascinating Freight Facts

Freight Center

The freight industry is a key component to the success of modern commerce. Check out these fascinating freight facts that perhaps you never knew. Freight Fact #4: Trucks are King. of the nation’s freight by weight.” You’ve probably been stuck behind a freight trailer once or twice on the highways, but it’s for a good reason. Freight Fact #3: Sea to Shining Sea. When you think about it, this might actually be one of the lesser surprising freight facts.

[PODCAST] Case Study: How Freight Tech Innovation Provided Efficiency & Reduced Freight Costs

Cerasis

Listen to “Case Study_How Freight Tech Innovation Provided Efficiency & Reduced Freight Costs” on Spreaker. Case Study Freight Technology Podcast Freight Tech Innovation

Freight Claims: How Food, Beverage, and Grocery Shippers Can Manage Freight Claims

MercuryGate

The cold supply chain remains susceptible to many risks, and for grocers, the threat of inefficiencies related to food-related freight claims remains high. The post Freight Claims: How Food, Beverage, and Grocery Shippers Can Manage Freight Claims appeared first on MercuryGate International.

6 Advantages of Using Freight Brokers to Transport Hazmat Freight

Bulk Connection

A true statement no matter where you sit, but it’s especially true within the world of chemical and hazmat freight shipping. In this article, we’ll examine some of the advantages that freight brokers offer in transporting your chemical and hazmat products.

The U.S. Freight Industry Keeps Growing Strong

Cerasis

freight industry keeps growing strong. Throughout 2019 freight demand has continued to rise. Closely tied to that is the freight broker industry which has also kept pace with the demand for.read More. Freight Freight IndustryThe U.S.

Freight benchmarking and its benefits

Shipping and Freight Resource

Freight benchmarking is a benchmarking tool in the shipping and freight industry used by various role players in the industry such as BCOs, freight forwarders and shipping lines. The post Freight benchmarking and its benefits appeared first on Shipping and Freight Resource.

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2020 Freight Technology Integration Trends: The Rise of APIs, Integration, & Faster Freight

Cerasis

Logistics have long fought to provide customers with a bigger, better mousetrap—a way to move more freight, keep costs under control, and avoid risks. Freight Technology Trends 2020 Freight TechnologyE-commerce was the logistics industry’s atomic advancement.

How Freight Billing Works

Freight Center

If you have shipped before, then you know how important it is to understand how freight billing works. Freight billing is an unavoidable part of the process for every shipper. How the Freight Billing Process Works. All details are on the freight bill.

Welcome Amazon to the Freight Brokerage Market

Logistics Trends and Insights

It’s been over a week now since the news broke about Amazon and their freight brokerage business. Relay, which launched in 2017, is for truck drivers to receive additional freight information, like shipment and route tracking, as well as expedited check-in procedures at the warehouse.

Freight Forwarders Say Digitization Will Benefit Industry

Material Handling and Logistics

The sector says technological innovation will have a positive impact on their business

Freight forwarder consolidation continues

Logistics Management

Are rumors of yet more consolidation in the Freight Forwarding sector finally dying down? Not by a longshot, says Nick Bailey, head of research for the London-based consultancy Transport Intelligence

Key Freight Management Factors to Consider

Cerasis

For shippers to remain successful and competitive, they must understand the key freight management factors to consider, ranging from those affecting risk management.read More. The post Key Freight Management Factors to Consider appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Flexport – moving beyond freight forwarding?

Supply Chain and Logistics

This article looking at Flexport now appeared recently under Cathy Morrow Roberson’s byline in The Loadstar. We enjoy hearing about what Flexport is doing now. But the idea that they are changing direction to become more like a 4PL is … Continue reading → entrepreneurship Logistics Service Management Supply Chains 3PLs innovation supply chains technology trade transportation

Challenges With Auditing Freight Invoices Internally

Cerasis

As a result, more shippers have turned to auditing freight invoices as a.read More. The post Challenges With Auditing Freight Invoices Internally appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting Auditing Freight Invoices

[PODCAST] Scaling & Leveraging Freight Resources Effectively

Cerasis

Listen to “Scaling & Leveraging Freight Resources Effectively” on Spreaker. Inbound Freight Resources Improving Inbound Freight Management: How Data-Driven Processes Bring Efficiencies & Reduce Costs Download White Paper Inbound Freight Costs: How Gaining Visibility Achieves Bottom Line Savings Download White Paper How to Drive Inbound Freight Savings thru Improved Vendor Compliance Management Download White Paper.read More.

Top Freight Transportation Providers 2018

Logistics Management

In this Special Digital Issue, the editorial staff of Logistics Management has collected its annual lists of top carriers and service providers broken down by financial performance and freight volume moved to help shippers better understand who’s leading the pack in terms of investment, employee retention and service offerings.

The Importance of Freight Carrier Invoice Auditing

Cerasis

Freight carrier invoice auditing is a term that shippers understand and have applied in the past. The post The Importance of Freight Carrier Invoice Auditing appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting Freight Carrier Invoice Auditing

Freight Claims Management Trends for 2020: Why Freight Claims Will Decrease Thanks to Proactiveness

Cerasis

From blockchain technology through better warehouse management system (WMS) use, the freight claims management trends for 2020 reflect the infusion of technology that will make shippers more proactive. Freight Claims Trends Freight Claims Management Trends

Roadmap 2020: Trinity’s Freight Agent Conference

Trinity Logistics

From November 7-9, Trinity Logistics will be hosting our annual Freight Agent Conference at the Margaritaville Resort in Kissimmee Florida. We will be talking about strategic planning, digital freight matching, recruiting, and retention. At the conference we also host an awards ceremony to thank and honor the success and loyalty of our Freight Agents. For almost thirty years, we have been partnering with freight agents throughout the U.S.

Key Logistics Consideration for International Freight

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Key Logistics Consideration for International Freight appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. International shipping is the term used to describe a parcel delivery or group of parcel deliveries in which the parcel is taken from one country and delivered to an address in another.

Difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain

Shipping and Freight Resource

To the uninitiated (which included me at one stage), these industries are same or similar and it might come across that there is no difference between Maritime, Shipping, Freight, Logistics, Supply Chain and Trade. Freight. Many of us in the business relate to freight as “money”.