Fix Your Freight Company Challenges with John Cole

Logistics Bureau

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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.

Freight Invoice Accounting: How to Lower Freight Costs with Auditing

Cerasis

This problem is severe, contributing to 35% higher freight spend. The post Freight Invoice Accounting: How to Lower Freight Costs with Auditing appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

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.

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

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

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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.

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 […].

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 Exception Management: How Prioritized Exception Automation Increases Efficiency

Cerasis

Such fluctuations range from weather to limited capacity, and shippers need to keep the influences in mind when tendering freight and planning routes or loads. Freight exception management describes when things change and affect expected shipment arrival or transportation.

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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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.

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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[PODCAST] Tips for Effective Freight Invoice Auditing

Cerasis

Listen to “Tips for Effective Freight Invoice Auditing” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] Tips for Effective Freight Invoice Auditing appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting Podcast Freight Invoice Auditing

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.

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

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.

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

Intermodal Freight Transportation for Effective Delivery Services

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Intermodal Freight Transportation for Effective Delivery Services appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Intermodal transportation goes back to the 18th century and predates the railways.

[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.

Breaking down freight shipping basics.

Freightquote

Freight shipping can seem complex on the surface but Freightquote by C.H. Learn more about the basics of freight shipping Robinson has broken it down.

6 Core Benefits of Outsourced Freight Accounting

Cerasis

As explained by Inbound Logistics, freight charges form up to 10% of a company’s total expenses. The post 6 Core Benefits of Outsourced Freight Accounting appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting Outsourced Freight Accounting

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

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

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.

Fix Your Freight Company Challenges with John Cole

247 Customs Broker

If you want to learn how to deal with freight issues and challenges, watch intently to this video as John Cole – one of the… The post Fix Your Freight Company Challenges with John Cole appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Is Powerloop Good for the Freight Business with Andrew Kelley

The Logistics of Logistics

1:15] How’d you get into the freight business? 3:07] Tell us about Powerloop and its implications on the freight business. Uber launched Uber Freight a few years ago. Now, Powerloop is the latest offering from Uber Freight. download the audio file. [0:43]

[PODCAST] Collaboration in Freight Includes Building Partnerships with Drivers

Cerasis

Listen to “Collaboration in Freight Includes Building Partnerships with Drivers” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] Collaboration in Freight Includes Building Partnerships with Drivers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

The digitization of freight is one topic that has generated a lot of industry buzz and animated discussion over the past couple of years, but also a lot of confusion and questions. What exactly is freight digitization? Defining the digitization of freight. Given the confusion and questions surrounding the digitization of freight, I began our discussion by asking Brian for his definition. Is Blockchain part of freight digitization?

Intermodal Freight Transportation for Effective Supply Chain Management

SIPMM Professional Publications

Intermodal freight transport involves the transportation of freight in an intermodal container or vehicle, using multiple modes of transportation (e.g., rail, ship, and truck), without any handling of the freight itself when changing modes.

Inbound Freight Reporting: 16 Ways to Use Freight Data to Evaluate Spend by Supplier

Cerasis

When shippers grow too comfortable with inbound freight management activities, mistakes occur, and failure to recognize the signs of poor visibility in inbound freight management will result in higher costs. Data Inbound Freight inbound freight reporting

[WHITE PAPER] The State of Freight Management

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The State of Freight Management” white paper! This is a must read for freight shippers who are looking to improve freight operations!

How Freight Brokers Can Help You Simplify Bulk Freight Costs

Bulk Connection

If your work involves reducing bulk freight costs for your transportation operations, you may find yourself complicating matters instead of simplifying them. Bulk Transportation Freight Brokerage

Digital Freight Marketplaces Are Not a New Phenomenon

Logistics Trends and Insights

Managing orders and assets in a transparent, real-time and predictive manner are the basics of a number of digital freight marketplaces that have emerged in the past few years. Digital Digitization Freight Freight Brokerage Brokerage

Top Winter Freight Shipping Tips

Freight Center

Winter freight shipping always tests the strength of the logistics industry and e-commerce. Below is a quick list of the top winter freight shipping tips to help guide you and keep your supply chain hot during the trickiest time for shipping. And you don’t need to be a rocket scientist to know the effects a snowstorm has on highways and freight shipping. Winter storm related delays should be expected and incorporated into the planning of your winter freight shipping strategy.

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How Automated LTL Freight Shipping Processes Creates Efficiencies

Cerasis

Unless you still love fax-machines and booking LTL freight the old fashion way; there are some great fast-evolving ways to utilize automated LTL freight shipping processes and simplify the process. Automation Freight LTL Automated LTL Freight Shipping