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]

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]

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.

The US Freight Brokerage Technology Landscape

Logistics Viewpoints

Two top executives from Echo Global Logistic gave good presentations on what is hot in terms of technology for freight brokers. The post The US Freight Brokerage Technology Landscape appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. These presentations occurred at the Descartes Evolution conference last week. Track and Trace transportation visibility

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Improved Supplier/Vendor Management (Automated buying on an e-commerce website for repeat orders, automated freight pickups for inbound delivery, automated tracking alerts). Find Freight Capacity & Reduce Freight Costs with Automated, AI, & Blockchain Driven TMS.

How to Avoid Missed Inbound Freight Pickups

Cerasis

Missed inbound freight pickups have a disastrous impact on the profitability of your business. While shippers often focus on outbound logistics, shippers must not overlook the importance of inbound logistics in reducing costs and achieving full freight visibility.

Freight broker marketing ideas to increase sales

LoGo

This is a big reason why freight brokers are highly valued in the logistics market: they make customs processes easier and faster. O post Freight broker marketing ideas to increase sales apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Logistics Marketing freight broken marketing ideas

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Will the Freight Industry Move to a Discounted Pricing Model Like the Stock Brokerage Industry?

The Logistics of Logistics

Will freight brokerage pricing evolve toward a discounted, transparent fee model like stock brokerage pricing? Could the Discount Pricing Model Work in Freight Brokerage? Average Load Price and Freight Brokerage Margin. Yet, all my carrier friends want direct shipper freight.

Railway freight in Europe

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Here is a short summary of some problems freight has to face in Europe. Besides important fixed cost due to high loading and unloading costs, freight trains have to pay a certain amount of money for each kilometre they make on the infrastructure, which isn’t always the case on the road.

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?

7 Bold Steps to Ensure Freight Capacity

Kane is Able

Freight capacity has historically been viewed as a commodity. Freight TransportationThe onus has been on the trucking company to position itself as the customer’s “carrier of choice.”. But if you haven’t noticed, that’s changing. The combination of a growing U.S.

Freight Damage: How to File a Freight Claim

GoShip Blog

In the diverse and ever changing world of freight shipping, accidents happen. Freight damage is a pain for any shipper, especially when you discover it after receiving goods. Natural disaster, weather conditions, or other freight damage can occur while the shipment is in transit.

Incoterms: A Basic Guide to Freight Forwarders

LoGo

Understand the meaning of Incoterms and see the most used ones among freight forwarders. O post Incoterms: A Basic Guide to Freight Forwarders apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Logistics

The Walmart Effect: More Stringent Inbound Freight Management Demands on the Way

Cerasis

In today’s world of inbound freight management demands, it is easy to get wrapped up in the hype over the Amazon effect. The post The Walmart Effect: More Stringent Inbound Freight Management Demands on the Way appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

[Video] The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

Brian Reed, VP Business Development at GEODIS , discusses the digitization of freight in this timely and informative episode. Podcast version (click to play): The post [Video] The Digitization of Freight appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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The State of Inbound Logistics for Over-the-Road Freight Shippers

Cerasis

Unfortunately, failures to effectively manage inbound freight still exist, and freight costs are rising at record levels. The post The State of Inbound Logistics for Over-the-Road Freight Shippers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

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

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Rhenus acquires Freight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Transportation April 16, 2019 Global logistics provider expands in the Americas with purchase of Miami-based freight forwarder. By DC Velocity Staff Global logistics company The Rhenus Group has acquired Miami-based freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider Freight Logistics Group, the companies said today. The post Rhenus acquires Freight Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

The Top 9 Freight Blogs of 2018

Cerasis

That then allows us to create more of that kind of content for our award-winning blog This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain. and top episodes from “ The Freight Project Podcast.”

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The 3PL Freight Brokerage Basics

CLX Logistics

A freight broker is very different from a third-party logistics (3PL) provider that offers freight brokerage services. Let’s review the freight brokerage basics so you know where to turn when you need help. What is Freight Brokerage?

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7 Inbound Freight Consolidation Best Practices to Reduce Costs & Improve

Cerasis

Inbound freight consolidation is an effective way to gain control over inbound freight and reduce costs. Inbound freight management is exceedingly complex, and this complexity is only increasing as the number of retailers interested in engaging in omnichannel retail increases. While many practices can help shippers and vendors improve inbound freight management, the use of.read More. Inbound Freight

Trends Affecting Successful Inbound Freight Management in 2019

Cerasis

Successful inbound freight management depends on a strong logistics management program. Shippers need to have a robust set of controls in place, a high-quality inbound freight routing guide, automated tracking technology, reporting capabilities, and much more. Freight Trends

Talk About Freight: An Interview With TenderTool’s Pieter Kinds

Logistics Matter

Sponsored Content – Recently I had the chance to sit down with Pieter Kinds, CEO of the TenderTool, a cloud-based freight tendering start-up. We spoke about how he intends to change and improve the way companies manage tendering freight. In the logistics industry it is a given that freight is being […]. The post Talk About Freight: An Interview With TenderTool’s Pieter Kinds appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER.

2019 Freight Outlook; Slowing Growth. Improving Availability.

LandLink

After a 2018 that saw record setting levels of freight hauling demand and driver pay as tonnage levels reached a 20 year high, the trucking industry is expected to remain strong in 2019 but undergo a bit of a cool down, economists say.

Is Uber Freight a Going Concern?

Logistics Viewpoints

Is Uber Freight a going concern? The post Is Uber Freight a Going Concern? Logistics Service Providers Logistics Technologies BluJay Solutions Descartes supply chain Uber FreightRecent losses at the company, the shut down of UberRush, and the loss of key executives makes this a valid question. Experienced logistics executives are not surprised. appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

Uber Freight announces European expansion

Logistics Management

Uber Freight will first establish European operations in the Netherlands in the coming weeks, with local carriers and drivers able to book and move loads with Uber Freight, at which point the company intends to expand access to European regions thereafter

Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group

Logistics Manager

German-based logistics company with operations in Europe, Asia and South America, Rhenus , recently announced they had acquired Freight Logistics Group , an international freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider headquartered in Miami, Florida.

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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Speedy Freight creates job opportunities

247 Customs Broker

The Derby and Leicester franchises of Speedy Freight have been taken over by Gary Sawyer, who already operates the Bolton, Wigan and Oldham franchises. Speedy Freight, which is part of Eddie Stobart Logistics, provides urgent freight deliveries from some 60 franchised depots around the country. The post Speedy Freight creates job opportunities appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Freight class calculator: Best tools for logistics companies

LoGo

Fortunately, whether you need a freight class calculator, a management system or any other kind of logistics support, there are many tools and applications to help you execute these tasks. O post Freight class calculator: Best tools for logistics companies apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo.

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[WHITE PAPER] The Importance of Inbound Logistics in Effective Freight Management

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Importance of Inbound Logistics in Effective Freight Management” white paper! Inbound Freight Logistics White Papers

What is temperature controlled freight shipping?

Freightquote

Temperature controlled freight shipping can be overwhelming with all of its rules and regulations. See how freight service providers enable you to move perishable freight easily

Peak Season of Freight

GoShip Blog

In the shipping industry, the fall is a time where shipments start to pick up as freight enters into its peak season. From the end of summer all the way to October is known to be the peak season of freight as businesses participate in sales and consumers begin to plan for the holiday season.

The Future of Freight Procurement

Talking Logistics

How should shippers and carriers approach freight procurement in the weeks and months ahead? How are advancements in transportation management systems (TMS) and other technologies helping shippers and carriers procure freight more intelligently and efficiently?

Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group

247 Customs Broker

Rhenus Acquires Miami-based Freight Logistics Group German-based logistics company with operations in Europe, Asia and South America, Rhenus, recently announced they had acquired Freight Logistics Group, an international freight forwarder and logistics solutions provider headquartered in Miami, Florida. Founded in 2001 by Gabriel de Godoy in San José, California, Freight Logistics operates their consolidation […].