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

Fueling Transportation Breakthroughs – Inbound Logistics

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The post Fueling Transportation Breakthroughs – Inbound Logistics appeared first on 247 Customs Broker. April 29, 2018 | Merrill Douglas.

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Bombardier Awards Three-Year Inbound Logistics Deal

Logistics Business Magazine

Bombardier Transportation has awarded DHL Supply Chain a new three-year contract to manage its inbound to manufacturing logistics services. The post Bombardier Awards Three-Year Inbound Logistics Deal appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Continental extends inbound deal with Kerry Logistics

Automotive Logistics

The post Continental extends inbound deal with Kerry Logistics appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Kerry Logistics has secured a four-year extension to its contract with the tyre-making division of tier supplier Continental. The third-party logistics provider’s division in Germany will handle international ocean freight export of tyres and provide logistics services for Continental’s procurement of raw materials to production sites worldwide, mainly from Asia.

Inbound Logistics Discusses Cost

10xLogistics

As if on queue, after I wrote my article about recasting your discussion from "cost" control to "revenue" generation, Inbound Logistics published an article titled: " Keeping an Eye on Cost Management". The article discussed the 80/20 rule where 80% of a network's cost is baked in to the network design and 20% is about execution. I agree. But, again, I must say the article totally misses the point of Customer Centric Supply Chains. You do not design your network to cut costs!

JCB adopts Apex system for better inventory control

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story IT Equipment makers Commercial vehicles Inventory Management warehouse management software Inbound parts JCBConstruction equipment manufacturer JCB has adopted new software to better manage inventory at its main plant in Uttoxeter, UK.

Gefco reports gains in automotive beyond core PSA contracts

Automotive Logistics

Last year the company bought rail and compound assets from Rail Trans Auto in Russia to support exports to neighbouring countries, developed inbound logistics services for its customers in Iran and created a strategy for regionally focused fleet operations in the finished vehicle sector.

Put Your Automotive Logistics On The Fast Track To Success

Insight Into Action

In such a process-driven culture, inbound supply chain disruptions of component parts can have huge financial consequences for OEMs and suppliers alike. Crossdocking Warehousing and Distribution 3PL Vendor Managed Inventory Automotive Logistics Inbound Supply Chain

PSA to move engine production closer to assembly plants

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story Inbound assembly production engines PSA GroupFrench carmaker PSA Group is to reorganise operations across Europe to boost regional competitiveness by improving the performance of its powertrain plants.

Automotive sequencing: getting the balance right

Insight Into Action

3PL Automotive Logistics Inbound Supply Chain sequencing automotive sequencing JIT just in time just in sequence OEM Electronic Data Interchange automotive industryWhen people ask me to explain the concept of sequencing in automotive logistics, I remind them of that famous quote by comedy genius Eric Morecambe who said: “I am playing all the right notes, but not necessarily in the right order.” I then explain that sequencing is the exact opposite.

Settling into steady growth

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Intelligence Hero story Inbound Road Rail IT finished vehicle logistics Containers regulation China Trade trailers One Belt One Road software big dataChina has the biggest car market in the world and is expected to make 25.3m vehicles this year. The city of Chengdu has 4.5m

Port of Long Beach looking forward to Lunar New Year

Logistics Management

"Year of the Dog," was ushered in by a significant surge in inbound ocean carrier calls

Watch the Supply Chain Conference Live

Automotive Logistics

The Supply Chain Conference – North America’s leading industry forum covering the automotive inbound and aftermarket parts sector – takes place in Atlanta, Georgia, this week.

Bringg Selected as Top 100 Logistics IT Provider

Bringg

Each year, Inbound Logistics magazine develops a list of the Top 100 Logistics IT Providers and for the first time, Bringg has been added to this prestigious industry list. Source:Inbound Logistics). .

Port of Oakland imports jumped 14.9 percent last month

Logistics Management

While ocean cargo gateways in San Pedro report record inbound throughput for the month the Port of Oakland notes that its containerized import volume increased by an astonishing 14.9 percent last month

Port of Oakland ag exports are up 42.7 percent last four years: but will that trend continue?

Logistics Management

exporters may face if retaliatory measures are taken in response to tariffs imposed on inbound goods from China The Port of Oakland issued a note of alarm about the consequences U.S.

The Search for the Best Freight Rate Management Platform

Logistics Portal

The Search for the Best Freight Rate Management Platform With the recent 2017 Top Logistics IT Provider awards by Inbound Logistics Magazine, many new faces have emerged. With so many IT providers

Dynamic Inventory Control, and DHL supply chain solution

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

For one leading international automaker, increasing the efficiency of inbound-to-manufacturing materials flow was the fundamental step in driving peak production performance.

Largest Shipping Ports in the U.S.

Logistics Portal

Container Ports Logistics Inbound Magazine has published the list of Top 10 U.S. Largest Shipping Ports in the U.S. Top 10 U.S. Container Ports. Container volumes in and out of East Coast ports are

This Week in Logistics News (April 2-6, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Kuebix Introduces SupplierMAX to Optimize Inbound Freight. On the transportation management systems (TMS) front, Kuebix introduced SupplierMAX, “a comprehensive inbound program to increase the efficiency of inbound freight operations.” It’s 32 degrees this morning.

APL Launches Chu Lai Direct Sea Route

Logistics Manager

This service will focus on delivering inbound shipments of automobile components from Japan via Shekou. Inbound shipments originating from Hong Kong and Shekou to Chu Lai will have a journey time of three and two days respectively.

Carmakers still dealing with fallout from Meridian fire

Automotive Logistics

Carmakers in North America are still being affected by inbound supply problems stemming from a fire that hit the Michigan facility run by a division of components supplier Meridian Lightweight Technologies at the beginning of May.

Braun and Schicke to head VW’s digital logistics divisions

Automotive Logistics

Volkswagen has created two new departments supporting digital applications in the inbound and outbound logistics parts of its business and announced new roles for those leading them.

The New World Economy of E-Commerce

Now, That's Logistics

Two-thirds of Zulily’s domestic inbound freight is processed via truckload and LTL transportation. But for a retailer of our size, we uniquely have one-third of our inbound shipments arriving via small parcel,” said Landram. “We’ve

Palletline opens Coventry hub – Logistics Manager

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The pallet network is one of Amazon’s preferred carrier’s for inbound deliveries. [og_img]. Palletline has opened a 180,000 sq ft secondary hub at Coventry’s West Middlemarch Business Park, much of which will be used as a dedicated processing centre for Amazon.

Ryanair: a Low-Cost success story

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

First of all, they managed to master inbound logistics. Ryanair is thus a success story of the low-cost airline industry thanks to its performant strategy in inbound logistics, operations management and outbound logistics

Arvato SCM Solutions Forms Fulfillment Partnership with ECOVACS Robotics

Logistics Manager

Arvato has developed a new transport management system for this project which enables all inbound and outbound shipments to be managed and billed carrier-neutrally.

Apparel 3PLs Make Long-Term Sense

Apparel Logistics

Allen, the former senior manager of information technology consulting firm Cap Gemini, told Leslie Hansen Harps of Inbound Logistics that a relationship between a 3PL provider and a business will grow over time , so long as the 3PL provider solves the initial problem well

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Apparel 3PLs Make Long-Term Sense

Apparel Logistics

Allen, the former senior manager of information technology consulting firm Cap Gemini, told Leslie Hansen Harps of Inbound Logistics that a relationship between a 3PL provider and a business will grow over time , so long as the 3PL provider solves the initial problem well

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Achieving Logistics Sustainability Goals with the Assistance of a Transportation Management System – Supply Chain 24/7

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SupplierMAX , Kuebix’s program for streamlining inbound operations, helps shippers standardize a set of carriers to enable loads to be consolidated as a regular practice. An excessive number of inbound deliveries leads to higher emissions, greater idling times and increased unloading costs. The Art of the Inbound: 11 Ways to Improve Your Inbound Shipping Operations New! April 22, 2018 ·. By Dan Clark.

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Ford restarts production after Meridian fire

Automotive Logistics

Ford has resumed production of the F-150 and Super Duty pick-up trucks at its facilities in the US, following inbound supply chain disruption caused by a fire at its components supplier Meridian Magnesium Products earlier this month.

Kanban Logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

After several discussions about the options and capabilities, the company decided to offer a comprehensive inbound logistics solution, including inventory management, packaging and transportation.

Kuehne + Nagel joins Temasek to invest in technology start-ups

Automotive Logistics

KN’s services to the automotive sector include inbound and outbound logistics, warehousing, sub-assembly, kitting, just-in-time deliveries, aftersales and reverse logistics.

Seko announces major expansion in Mexico

Automotive Logistics

The group’s services include manufacturing support, inbound supplier management, aftermarket parts replenishment and reverse logistics.

Schenker adds to automotive services

Automotive Logistics

The company, which caters to the inbound, finished vehicle and aftermarket logistics sectors, said its plans for battery storage and 3D printing were both being put in place to meet the rising expectations of customers in the automotive sector.

PSA Group to sell remaining stake in Gefco

Automotive Logistics

The deal gave Gefco exclusive responsibility for managing the complete supply chain for wholly-owned PSA activities, including for inbound, finished vehicles and spare parts logistics.

Freshport Asia Launches Cost-effective FlowerCare Service

Airfreight Logistics

It’s an inexpensive service and is great for traders and packing houses that may not have their own cooling facilities and will sometimes rely on inbound cool trucks to chill the product, which isn’t it’s intended function.

Pause in Tesla’s supply chain

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

In last class, we had the Lego task in which we have to prepare our warehouse considering three factors; Inbound, Operations and Outbound. The task was helpful as with the Lego, we can modify it whenever we want from the feedback of professor and other students. But what if something happen to actual warehouse or a manufacturing site? What could be consequences on the customers?

Hella plans mini-load facility in China

Automotive Logistics

The new unit will be an automated, six-aisle mini-load based facility with seven workstations and around 120,000 storage locations for inbound and outbound small parts, according to TGW Logistics of Austria, which is supplying the building and the operating equipment. Automotive lighting system and electronic equipment producer Hella has announced it will be adding a warehouse to its base in Shanghai to bolster operations in China.

Volvo Cars: Leaning towards greater stability

Automotive Logistics

What is crucial right now for the European region is that we are launching a new vehicle from Ghent and so we need to secure enough truck capacity inbound and outbound to support growth. There is room to improve real-time management and we have plans for inbound and outbound.