Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration

Talking Logistics

Read more Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration. The post Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Everyone in the transportation industry knows that there’s a lot of waste in the system.

[Video] Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration

Talking Logistics

Mark Hackl, Managing Director of Lanehub at Transplace, discusses freight lane matching and collaborative shipping. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] Freight Lane Matching and Collaboration appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Air Freight News Roundup

Dedola Global Logistics

The novel Coronavirus or COVID-19, pandemic continues to affect the world, and severely impact global freight routes. Governments in countries around the world have adjusted the international freight system by putting a priority on the transport of medical supplies where needed.

Uber, Amazon, and COVID-19: Shaping the Future of Freight Brokerage

Talking Logistics

Will COVID-19, for example, lead to an acceleration in digital freight adoption? Last week, Uber Freight announced “a new milestone in [its] vision to. Read more Uber, Amazon, and COVID-19: Shaping the Future of Freight Brokerage.

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.

How to Ship Liquid Freight

Bulk Connection

It’s why transporting liquid freight is so critical to today’s supply chains. Look around you. The paint on the wall, the condiments in the fridge, the adhesive under the carpet…just about everything you can see began inside a liquid bulk tank trailer.

Freight tip: Damaged freight.


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

Tips 60

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]

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.

Freight Deconsolidation: The Benefits in Reducing Freight Costs


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.

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

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

Tips 157

What shippers need to know about freight carrier insurance

Bulk Connection

As the movement of freight involves big equipment, big loads and sometimes big price tags, an accident or other type of mishap during transport can result in big problems. In this article, we’ll examine what you need to look for when it comes to freight carrier insurance.

Keys to Shipping Happiness: Getting Freight Class Right

Freight Center

LTL Shipping Freight Preparation

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


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?

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

Tools 139

How Effective Is Your Freight Broker?

PLS Logistics

Many shippers underestimate the value a freight broker can bring to their transportation strategy. These professionals can significantly increase the performance of your freight shipments and save you costs. Blog freight broker freight brokerage freight forwarding

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 […].

Freight Invoice Accounting: How to Lower Freight Costs with Auditing


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 Analytics That Will Enhance Productivity


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

[WHITE PAPER] Freight Management Amid Uncertainty


The post [WHITE PAPER] Freight Management Amid Uncertainty appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight White Papers Freight Management Amid UncertaintyFill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox!

What Are The Four Freight Shipping Seasons?

GoShip Blog

What are the freight shipping seasons? Each year in freight, shipping is different. There are many market fluctuations and external conditions that affect the supply and demand in which the freight shipping industry relies heavily on. What are the 4 freight shipping seasons?

Technology Trends in Road Freight

GoShip Blog

Road freight is also getting smarter, more efficient, more connected, and safer. Certain trends in the transportation and trucking industry are placing a focus on certain road freight technology. What are the key technology trends in road freight?

How Consolidation Freight Management Boosts Volume and Lowers Spend


The topic of effective freight management and navigating the complexities of a finite capacity were already on the minds of shippers well before the COVID-19 pandemic. Freight consolidation freight management

Best Practices for Freight Carrier Management


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.

Truckload Freight Contracts: Understanding Contract & Spot Rates

Blue Grace Logistics

In addition, the risk for a resurgence of higher spot rates and renewing interest in truckload freight contracts is an area, shippers should understand and keep their eye on in 2020. truckload freight contracts’ market. Throughout 2020, truckload carriers felt the burn of the China-U.S.

Freight Forwarding Process Flow Chart

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Following the freight forwarding process flow chart used by Trans Global allows you to keep up with your cargo’s journey. At Trans Global, our freight forwarding process flow chart begins with the preparation of your shipment.

3 Things to Know About Freight Insurance

Freight Center

It’s a topic that we don’t always want to talk about – freight damage. But unfortunately, freight damage sometimes happens. We’ve put together 3 things to know about freight shipping insurance that’ll help you ship with confidence. Freight Insurance

The U.S. Freight Industry Keeps Growing Strong


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 More. Freight Freight IndustryThe U.S.

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

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.

New partnership harnesses factoring, freight tools

Overdrive Online

Among expanded carrier-support at factoring companies, the latest integration sees OTR Capital partnering with Trucker Tools to include the latter's predictive freight-matching. Has a factoring relationship helped you manage through the current crisis?

Tools 69

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.

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

The Top 10 Freight Forwarding Best Practices for Small/Mid-Sized Freight Forwarders


Finding the easiest way to save money is not always as simple for the small or mid-sized freight forwarder. The practice is common in business, and no different in freight, for managers, in this case, a logistics manager, to pick a partner More.

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