How to Prevent Theft in the Warehouse


This article can act as your guide on how to prevent theft in your warehouse. We will be discussing the reasons for theft, the indicators to know it is happening, and some practices to combat it. Theft is not a new problem for the warehouse.

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How To Write a Well-Crafted Cover Letter

PLS Logistics

Sending a well-prepared cover letter is one step further to get yourself to the interview. While most companies would ignore an average resume, knowing how to write a cover letter is a chance to get more “in […].

How to Choose a Warehouse Racking System?


In today’s fast-paced and highly competitive markets, proper inventory management is paramount to streamline warehouse operations. It is one of the many challenges faced by warehouse professionals, but it can be eased by selecting the right warehouse racking system.

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How to Become a Freight Forwarder


Cerasis does work with many freight forwarders who import into the US and need trucks to move from the port inland. We hope this post is helpful for those looking to become a freight forwarder but also for shippers wanting to know how it works. . How to get started.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

How to Improve Employee Retention in the Warehouse

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If you had to name the most important people in your organization, would any associates on the fulfillment center floor make the cut? If not, consider this week’s blog your wake-up call.

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How To Build a Better Fulfillment Outsourcing Relationship

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Even though most companies invest considerable time and money into finding the right 3PL fulfillment partner , many forget that it’s equally important to put comparable sweat equity into being the right kind of 3PL partner, too.

6 Primary Warehouse Processes & How to Optimize Them


Optimizing these six processes will allow you to streamline your warehouse operation, reduce cost & errors, and achieve a higher perfect order rate. In this article, we will discuss each warehouse process in order to understand and effectively optimize your operations.

[INFOGRAPHIC] How to Become a Freight Broker: Your Ultimate Guide


It’s a great time to be in the freight brokering business, and there are plenty of reasons to consider starting your own brokerage now. You can read our step-by-step guide below or jump straight to the infographic. What you need to know before you become a freight broker.

How to stop tail spend

Fleet Owner

The more suppliers you have with small dollar spend amounts, the longer your tail spend

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Prove ROI and Make the Business Case for Industrial Content Marketing

Speaker: Achinta Mitra, Founder and President, Tiecas Inc.

How to Turn Data into Business Value

Talking Logistics

Companies have access to more data than ever before, but more data doesn’t automatically translate into more insights and business value. How do you go from data to business value? How do you turn insights into action? Read more How to Turn Data into Business Value. The post How to Turn Data into Business Value appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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How to Change Forklift Tires


How to change your forklift tires depends on what type of tires you have. Press-on tires have to be – you guessed it – pressed onto the wheel using a hydraulic press. Solid pneumatic tires also need to be pressed off and the new tire pressed on.

Trends Driving Strategic Freight Management and How to Be Prepared


Shippers have grown accustomed to the changing demands of the industry. Today’s consumers expect faster, free shipping, and they are unwilling to listen to any reason why a shipment was delayed.

How to create an HR department

Fleet Owner

In many small businesses, the human relations function is handled by someone who has other job responsibilities. However, as your business grows, you should think about setting up an HR department — even if it’s staffed by only one person. I recentl

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Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

How to ace the roadside inspection

Fleet Owner

Law enforcement and industry officials said there are steps fleets and drivers can take to ensure a smooth inspection

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How to manage the weight adjustment process.


Learn how to manage the weight adjustment process and avoid overage charges Freight shipping adjustments can happen.

How to Choose the Right TMS for Your Company


Choosing the right transportation management system for your company can seem like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be difficult. The post How to Choose the Right TMS for Your Company appeared first on Kuebix.

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How to deter drivers from using marijuana (and other drugs)

Fleet Owner

Fleets are finding new ways to make sure their drivers aren’t among them as science finds a way to test for marijuana intoxication More than 1 in 5 Americans smoke marijuana.

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Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

As we plan for the world of eCommerce and the customer expectation of quick, free shipping, our ability to forecast is turned on its head. How many distribution centers do we even need, and is that number feasible?

ELD options: How to pick the best ELD provider

Fleet Owner

Vik Sridhar, GeoTab's solutions engineering manager explains how to pick the best ELD provider for your fleet

Retail Compliance Programs: How to Exceed Retailer Expectations

Talking Logistics

The retail industry is evolving and adapting to new consumer demands which is shifting the supply chain landscape. Read more Retail Compliance Programs: How to Exceed Retailer Expectations.

How to Promote from Within: Featuring Sauvette Sumler

3PL Insights

This leadership position involved responsibilities such as training others how to inspect electrical components for quality—making sure there were no scratches, and so on—as well as making sure headphones moved down the line smoothly. How to Promote from Within

How to reduce forced regen hassles

Fleet Owner

Failure to perform a forced regen when notified by your vehicle’s indicator system can cause severe engine damage

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Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the. workforce By the creators of AllyO, the end-to-end AI recruiter Bias is a problem we. to make. traits common to them).

How to define a target market for logistics company


Every company needs to know their public, their necessities, pains, and wishes. But how to do this? Today, we are going to help you with that by letting you know how you can define a target market for logistics companies by creating a persona.

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3PL & Tax Money Matters: How to Double Your Business by Not Overlooking This 3rd Way


Just last week, I was invited to speak at the National Conference of one of the leading transportation associations. In one session, we focused on how to legally cut your income tax bill by thousands, and also how to get the best settlement from the IRS if you owe them a, uh, boat-load of money! (It’s It’s funny – no matter what group I’m speaking to, one of the hot topics is always “What do I do if I get audited?”. Tough crowd”, I thought to myself.

How to Develop a Supply Chain Strategy Like Amazon


And what’s not to love? From fast, affordable shipping to great customer service, consumers can find pretty much anything they need on Amazon. The post How to Develop a Supply Chain Strategy Like Amazon appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

How to make the most of BOPIS

DC Velocity

Locker vendor offers tips for boosting "buy online, pick up in store" sales. Strategy

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How to win over underhanded drivers

Fleet Owner

Safety system manipulators are clever, but there are ways to stymie their shenanigans

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How to Ship Them Aliens

Freight Center

Stealing an alien is going to be easier than ever with close to 2 million people storming Area 51. How will you get your alien and their UFO back home with you? Luckily, 3PLs have evolved to give you custom tailored shipping solutions no matter what your shipping needs are. How to ship your alien. Everything you can think of, from a roofing nail to helicopter propellers, has a freight class and a National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) code.

Digital presence: how to get better results


And that is because having a strong digital presence is a great way to make your company transmit confidence and security to your customers. However, we know that digital platforms are still new to marketing strategies and, because of that, many […].

How to Select a 3PL with Joe Lynch and Adam Robinson

The Logistics of Logistics

Pros: Since they own their assets, these 3PLs are able to use their own equipment to service customers. Cons: Asset based companies typically have a limited service area compared to non-asset based companies that broker shipments through partner carriers.

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How to reduce forced regen hassles

Fleet Owner

A forced regen occurs when soot builds up inside the diesel particulate filter (DPF) to the point that the vehicle is no longer operable. If you haven’t experienced this issue yet, consider yourself lucky

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Learn how to create a shipping RFP/RFQ.


A shipping RFP can help shippers align pricing and services to needs. Learn how to create a RFP in this infographic

How to ship freight to Canada.


Learn how to seamlessly ship freight to Canada. Plus see how your shipment gets across the border and to its destination step-by-step.