Air, Land, or Sea: Which Freight Option Is Right for Me?

Ship Monk

It's freight time! Out of air, land, and sea freight, which freight option is best for your business? Click here for a short and sweet breakdown

Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Basics with Miles Varghese. Miles Varghese and Joe Lynch review and discuss freight forwarding basics. Miles Varghese is the co-founder and CEO of Cargologik , an all-in-one transportation logistics collaboration software developed for freight forwarders.

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Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks) with Nicole Glenn

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks) with Nicole Glenn. Nicole Glenn and Joe Lynch discuss the topic, freight moves on relationships and trucks. Key Takeaways: Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks). Learn More About Freight Moves on Relationships (and Trucks).

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Forwarding Catches Up with Sharm Chelliah. Sharm Chelliah and Joe Lynch discuss the topic, “freight forwarding catches up” which refers to the recent technology advancements made in freight forwarding that has enabled it to offer a customer experience and visibility on par with tech-enabled 3PLs and freight brokers. Sharm Chelliah is a Global Account Executive at Flexport , a digital freight forwarder, and customs broker.

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.

Ocean Freight 101

Trans Global Auto Logistics

Ocean freight remains the most cost-effective way to move large amounts of property and goods around the world for private individuals, businesses, and governments alike. This gives us a broad insight into ocean freight and what it can mean for our customers. What Ocean Freight Is.

2021 Bulk Freight Trucking Outlook

Bulk Connection

This extends to the bulk freight trucking industry, which had its share of ups and downs in the past year. Bulk Transportation Freight Industry IssuesAs we finally change the calendar to 2021, we all hope to be turning the page on many of the challenges of 2020.

7 freight broker skills that drive success in freight sales

FreightWaves SONAR

The fundamental freight broker skills that lead to success in freight sales are the same skills that lead to success in life. All of the following freight broker skills are difficult to master, some take quite a bit of trial and error, and others are just down right scary at first.

Explained: the Digital Freight Brokerage Tech Stack

Parade

The rise of new natively-digital freight brokers like Uber Freight and Convoy has disrupted freight and ignited an urgency for traditional freight brokerages to transform digitally.

The Future of Motor Freight

Logistics Management

Wanting to offset capacity shortages, rising freight rates and other roadblocks, more companies are turning to technology and collaborating with their partners across the entire freight management continuum

[Video] How Small Freight Brokers Can Level the Playing Field

Talking Logistics

Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools, on how small freight brokers can leverage the playing field by leveraging technology. Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools, on how small freight brokers can leverage the playing field by leveraging technology.

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Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey

The Logistics of Logistics

Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship with Sarah Barnes-Humphrey. Sarah Barnes-Humphrey and Joe Lynch discuss transforming the shipper, freight forwarder relationship. Learn More About Transforming the Shipper, Freight Forwarder Relationship.

Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims

20Cube Logistics

This is where filing freight claims come into play. If you are frequently involved with shipping goods over long distances, you might be faced with a situation when it becomes necessary to file a freight claim.

Practical Freight Packaging

Freight Center

LTL Shipping Freight Preparation

Improving freight management

Fleet Owner

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

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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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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. His innovations and ideas focus on two main areas: transportation and sustainable energy. Best known example is probably the Tesla, which is a combination of both. A 100% electrical vehicle. It has been a major push forward […].

What Is an Automated Freight Settlement?

Cerasis

Unfortunately, there remain opportunities to recapture freight spend within the freight settlement process that automated freight settlement could solve. According to Inbound Logistics, the costs of failure to consider automation in logistics and freight settlement is.read More.

Contract freight rates vs. spot rates: a tech-driven guide

FreightWaves SONAR

Finding a balance between spot freight and contract freight remains a top priority for freight managers, shippers, brokers and carriers alike. It hinges on how a company’s employees can understand and act on real-time freight data. Contract freight : .

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10 Surprising FreightCenter Freight Facts

Freight Center

For an industry that keeps the world moving, you don’t hear often enough about the fascinating aspects of freight and logistics. Most people hear “freight” and think "snooze"—but not us! Check out these 10 surprising FreightCenter freight facts to see freight in a new way.

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.

Navigating the Global Air Freight Capacity Crunch

Now, That's Logistics

Securing capacity for global air shipments has become more difficult this year as total freight volumes receded and as carriers reduced their flights as a way to offset that drop in volume. The latter is a particular concern for shippers that rely heavily on air freight.

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. Episode Highlights Transportation Management collaborative shipping freight lane matching LaneHub Mark Hackl Transplace transportation managementEveryone in the transportation industry knows that there’s a lot of waste in the system.

Air freight Incoterms 2020

Globalior

The post Air freight Incoterms 2020 appeared first on Globalior. AIRFREIGHT INCOTERMS. Incoterms is short for international commercial terms that are reference all over the world when doing cross border trade.

Freight brokerage software: why brokers need SaaS freight tech with real-time data

FreightWaves SONAR

“What’s the best way to use data to beat your competition as a freight brokerage business?” Freight brokers are continually looking for the latest and greatest ways to add value and keep costs under control through new freight brokerage software.

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Freight Broker Sales: Direct and indirect prospecting

FreightWaves SONAR

It’s often difficult to identify who you should speak with at a company when you are prospecting for new business through freight broker sales. Freight can be controlled by a variety of departments. The direct method occurs when you go straight to the freight department.

Managed Transportation Experts Speak on Digital Freight

Logistics Viewpoints

With the rise of Uber Freight, digital freight brokerages have gotten a good deal of investor and shipper attention. A digital freight brokerage uses technology to make the process of working with a broker to secure a move more automated and less time consuming. The post Managed Transportation Experts Speak on Digital Freight appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Management Systems Digital Freight Managed Transportation

Top 18 Freight Podcasts to Subscribe to Now

FreightWaves SONAR

And one of the easiest ways to keep up-to-date with the latest news and trends is to follow the available top freight podcasts. On LinkedIn , I asked my network what they thought were the top freight podcasts in the industry. Chris Jolly’s Coffee w/#The Freight Coach.

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Transportation 101: Understanding How to Manage Your Freight Spend

Logistics Viewpoints

When it comes to managing your freight spend, there are a few options to consider. Ultimately it comes down to whether shippers want to manage their freight spend in-house or outsource it.

Uber Freight Expands Enterprise Shipper Offering with Uber Freight Enterprise and Uber Freight Link

Food Logistics

These products advance and complement shippers’ existing TMS and WMS solutions, enabling seamless, efficient end-to-end freight management at enterprise scale.

How Freight Management Analytics Simplify Logistics

FreightWaves SONAR

And even the freight management analytics of five years ago do not necessarily respond well to today’s shifting and changing market. By using descriptive and diagnostic analytics, freight management parties begin to see not only what happened, but why.

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5 reasons why real-time freight data is for freight market decisions

FreightWaves SONAR

Supply chain professionals need to realize that real-time freight and shipping data is crucial to making market decisions and maximizing profitability across all loads for these five reasons. Real-time freight data enables immediate intervention for major disruptions.

Traditional Vs Digital Freight Forwarders – What would you prefer?

20Cube Logistics

With all industries understanding its importance have moved ahead with digital and online platforms, the freight forwarders have also embraced the technology. Traditional freight forwarders. Digital freight forwarders. Digital transformation is the need of the hour.

What is Specialized Freight Shipping?

GoShip Blog

Freight transportation serves an extremely wide scope of industries. Specialized freight shipping is used in industrial businesses like oil and gas, mining, metal manufacturing, and more. What is considered specialized freight? How do you transport specialized freight?

Freight Payment 2021: Data analysis for everyone

Logistics Management

Freight payment providers are upbeat heading into recovery, offering a diverse menu of solutions designed to take cost out of freight transportation by helping shippers of all sizes to “think strategically, not transactionally