2020: The Great Inbound Rebound

Talking Logistics

Customer experience once demanded extensive outbound optimization—often leaving inbound as an afterthought. Now inbound is becoming stronger than ever, and connectivity is helping. Read more 2020: The Great Inbound Rebound.

Why You Can’t Ignore the Inbound Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Considering that customers are at the tail end of the outbound supply chain, and companies across all industries are competing on customer experience, it’s not surprising that the outbound supply chain gets a bit more love and attention than the inbound side.

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Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations

SIPMM Professional Publications

Warehousing basically involved two types of activities, inbound and outbound operations. Inbound activities consist of sourcing, expediting, receiving and storage while outbound activates involve picking, checking, packing, and transportation.

2020: The Great Inbound Rebound – Talking Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Customer experience once demanded extensive outbound optimization—often leaving inbound as an afterthought. Now inbound is becoming stronger than ever, and connectivity is… The post 2020: The Great Inbound Rebound – Talking Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Best Practices for Accelerating the Sales Process

This eBook takes a look at three headache-free strategies you can employ today to accelerate selling the right way. Read on to learn how to adopt specific workflows and approaches that append your existing processes to deliver value to your prospects and internal counterparts.

Parcel Inbound Logistics Management: Top 10 Tips to Know

Cerasis

Traditional inbound freight management was a relatively simple process. The post Parcel Inbound Logistics Management: Top 10 Tips to Know appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Small Package Parcel Inbound Logistics ManagementResellers purchased items from one or two vendors, and consumers visited the store. With the rise of e-commerce, the demand for product variety led to a much more complex series of events.

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

[PODCAST] Inbound Freight Pickups: The Role of Technology & Communication

Cerasis

Listen to “Inbound Freight Pickup: The Role of Technology & Communication” on Spreaker. Inbound Freight Management 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.read More.

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. Unfortunately, inbound logistics takes a backseat to outbound logistics, but since most companies operate as resellers of.read More. Freight Inbound Freight

How More Effective Inbound Logistics Management Improves Procurement in the Supply Chain

Cerasis

Making changes that promote effective inbound logistics management can have a significant impact on your organization’s procurement department and team members. Unfortunately, many in the industry still uses the terms procurement and inbound logistics interchangeably, but procurement involves much more than merely managing the logistics of moving products from vendors and suppliers to your building.read More. Inbound Freight Effective inbound logistics management

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.

Inbound Freight Vendor Compliance: 8 Ways a TMS Provides a Set of Business Rules for Shippers

Cerasis

As little as four years ago, shippers began to realize the problem with inbound freight operations. Prices were increasing, but almost 33 percent of shippers saw relatively no change in overall operations which gave rise to an even bigger problem—shippers were operating without real visibility into inbound logistics, and vendors had been aware of this.read More. Inbound Freight TMS Inbound Freight Vendor Compliance

Inbound Freight TMS & Integration: How Shippers Gain Max Efficiency

Cerasis

Inbound freight management remains an afterthought for most shippers, but the average company spends more than 40 percent of its annual freight budget on inbound freight, reports the Aberdeen Group via Logistics Management. The post Inbound Freight TMS & Integration: How Shippers Gain Max Efficiency appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight TMS Inbound Freight TMS

[PODCAST] The Value of an Inbound Routing Guide for Inbound Freight Management

Cerasis

Listen to “What is an Inbound Routing Guide & Why Do Shippers Need One” on Spreaker. Inbound Freight Resources The Essential Guide to Inbound Freight Management Download e-Book Tips for Shippers to Reduce Missed Pickups & In-Transit Freight Problems Podcast Listen to Podcast 7 Easy Steps to Create an Inbound Vendor Routing Guide Read Blog.read More. Inbound Freight Podcast

Port of Los Angeles optimizes inbound logistics

Logistics Management

The Port of Los Angeles will begin distributing and publishing key dashboard data from Wabtec’s Port Optimizer™so that all supply chain stakeholders have easy access and can use the forward-looking information to better plan and prepare for inbound cargo

Inbound Freight Trends for 2020: A Commitment to Improving Vendor Relations

Cerasis

The leading inbound freight trends for 2020 reveal a stronger push to improve inbound logistics efficiency and lower barriers to inventory management stress. The post Inbound Freight Trends for 2020: A Commitment to Improving Vendor Relations appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Trends Inbound Freight Trends

High-Tech Inbound Freight Management: Managing a Cybersecurity Crisis

Cerasis

Cybersecurity is not a new topic in today’s world of supply chain management, but shippers often overlook the cybersecurity issues that exist with high-tech inbound freight management. The post High-Tech Inbound Freight Management: Managing a Cybersecurity Crisis appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Technology Inbound Freight high-tech inbound freight management

Inbound Freight Trends for 2020: A Commitment to Improving Vendor Relations | TALKING FREIGHT Video

Cerasis

The leading inbound freight trends for 2020 reveal a stronger push to improve inbound logistics efficiency and lower barriers to inventory management stress. The post Inbound Freight Trends for 2020: A Commitment to Improving Vendor Relations | TALKING FREIGHT Video appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Trends Videos Inbound Freight Trends for 2020

TMS for Inbound Logistics: The Top 10 Benefits

Cerasis

Using a TMS for inbound logistics is an excellent way to restore confidence within inbound supply chains and gain visibility into their associated processes and actions. Deploying a TMS for inbound logistics offers 10 unique benefits that shippers need to understand. TMS for Inbound Logistics Saves Money Transportation management accounts for 50 percent of.read More. Inbound Freight TMS TMS for Inbound Logistics

Inbound Freight Optimization

Material Handling and Logistics

Kuebix has introduced SupplierMAX, a comprehensive inbound program designed to help increase the efficiency of inbound freight operations

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. Freight Inbound Freight state of inbound logisticsThe logistics industry is on track for significant changes in 2019.

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. Freight Inbound Freight inbound freight management demandsEssentially, Amazon’s continuous push for world domination is forcing shippers and carriers to rethink their strategies.

Using Inbound Freight Data to Know When to Consolidate Business & Get Deeper Vendor Discounts

Cerasis

Unfortunately, managing this complex vendor network and controlling inbound freight costs is difficult at best. However, the use of inbound freight data can help shippers.read More. The post Using Inbound Freight Data to Know When to Consolidate Business & Get Deeper Vendor Discounts appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Data Inbound Freight inbound freight data

12 Detention Time Prevention Strategies for Inbound Freight Management

Cerasis

The post 12 Detention Time Prevention Strategies for Inbound Freight Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Detention Time PreventionDetention time has always been a big problem for shippers and truckers alike. Shippers see an added expense on freight costs, and truckers are forced to replan their entire day.

Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations

SIPMM Professional Publications

Fundamentally, warehousing involved two activities, there are inbound and outbound operations. Inbound refers to the sourcing, purchasing, receiving, investigating, put-away, storage, that is incoming organization. Outbound procedure is more work concentrated than inbound processes. The post Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management.

The Risks (and Some Rewards) of Prepaid and Add for Inbound Logistics Management

Cerasis

The most natural solution for inbound freight management is to let vendors and suppliers handle all processes. Unfortunately, this contributes to higher inbound freight costs. The post The Risks (and Some Rewards) of Prepaid and Add for Inbound Logistics Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Accounting Inbound Freight Prepaid and Add for inbound logistics

How To Manage Your Inbound Freight Shipments

GoShip Blog

One of the possible solutions to cut unnecessary costs is to look into your inbound freight shipping strategy. Why is inbound shipment management important? Inbound freight shipments are a critical part of every retailer’s supply chain. Many companies decide to let vendors and suppliers manage inbound loads on their own. The first step to cut costs on inbound shipments is taking control over the freight management process.

Profitable Inbound Freight: Evaluating Which Vendors May Be Eating Away at Your Bottom Line

Cerasis

The idea of profitable inbound freight sounds counter-intuitive. Unfortunately, they lose sight of what profitable inbound freight management is about; shippers should have control over their inbound freight spend. The post Profitable Inbound Freight: Evaluating Which Vendors May Be Eating Away at Your Bottom Line appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Profitable Inbound Freight

Inbound Receiving (Chapter 12)

Camelot 3PL Software

Various suppliers may establish EDI integrations for Advanced Receipt notices of inbound stock, others may transmit a simple email. Due to the variation, the inbound receipt process may vary considerably for each warehouse. The post Inbound Receiving (Chapter 12) appeared first on Camelot 3PL Software. This is Chapter 12 of 13 in our eBook on eCommerce Fulfillment for 3PL Warehouses. See the link below to download the full ebook.

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. Fortunately, inbound freight reporting leverages the capability of advanced systems and data-driven workflows to improve visibility and evaluate freight spend by the supplier. Data Inbound Freight inbound freight reporting

[WHITE PAPER] Inbound Logistics Technology: Using Technology to Compete, Reduce Costs & Gain Greater Insight

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “Inbound Logistics Technology: Using Technology to Compete, Reduce Costs & Gain Greater Insight” white paper! The post [WHITE PAPER] Inbound Logistics Technology: Using Technology to Compete, Reduce Costs & Gain Greater Insight appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Logistics LTL White Papers inbound logistics technology

Best Practices for Inbound Freight Management

PLS Logistics

Inbound shipments are often overlooked by companies, although they can account for a substantial amount of […]. Blog inbound inbound freight inbound freight management inventory supply chain managementEvery company works to analyze its supply chain costs and eliminate unnecessary costs and processes. Regardless of how complex your supply chain is, every part of it matters, however, not every part of the supply chain is assessed equally.

Why Shippers Are Focusing on Inbound Logistics Visibility to Become Shipper of Choice

Cerasis

Improving supply chain visibility is a goal of most organizations, but inbound freight is much more than simple dock scheduling. Shippers were faced with the need to understand the cost, transit, purchase order associations, carrier selections, vendor requirements, specifications within the inbound freight routing guide and much more. Inbound Freight Inbound Logistics Visibility

Evolve or Fail: 2019 Set to Bring Higher Compliance Violation Costs in Inbound Logistics

Cerasis

Inbound freight management is evolving in the wake of new technologies and services that offer end-to-end visibility in inbound freight processes. As a result, they may violate the rules and standards within the inbound freight routing guide, but that is.read More. The post Evolve or Fail: 2019 Set to Bring Higher Compliance Violation Costs in Inbound Logistics appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Inbound Logistics Names Ryder Green Supply Chain Partner

NGT News

a company that specializes in supply chain, dedicated transportation and commercial fleet management solutions, has been named as a “Green Supply Chain Partner” in the annual Inbound Logistics “G75” special section for the 12th consecutive year. The post Inbound Logistics Names Ryder Green Supply Chain Partner appeared first on NGT News. Ryder System Inc.,