Transportation Strategies for Continued Success

Logistics Viewpoints

Below are some transportation strategies for success for suppliers of TMS, TES, and MTS. Coronavirus has changed the outlook for direct-to-consumer commerce, and a TMS is now a critical component of this strategy. Transportation strategies come in all shapes and sizes.

Supply Chain Strategy Mistakes

Logistics Bureau

Developing a Supply Chain Strategy is not hard. But here are some mistakes people make in putting the strategies together. Supply Chain Supply Chain Strategy Videos KPIs objectives organizational strategies supply chain strategy

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The New Significance of a Logistics Strategy: Role, Success factors, and Integration

Logistics Viewpoints

Logistics strategy as an enabler of new business models. They have changed the way they see logistics, and no longer view it as just a support process in their organization. A logistics strategy provides the competitive edge. Design of the logistics network.

Amazon’s Retail Strategy with Rick Watson

The Logistics of Logistics

Amazon’s Retail Strategy with Rick Watson. Rick Watson and Joe Lynch discuss Amazon’s retail strategy. Key Takeaways: Amazon’s Retail Strategy. Learn More About Amazon’s Retail Strategy. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast.

4 Critical Steps to Build into Your Digital Logistics Strategy

Up your logistics game by empowering your supply chain with AI-powered analytics, real-time collaboration, IoT-enabled track and trace, and cognitive decision-making to achieve digital logistics success. Build your strategy around these 4 critical steps.

3 Strategies to Improve your Logistics Recruitment Process

Cyzerg

Logistics recruitment is becoming increasingly difficult. You probably don’t know it yet, but you are in the middle of a talent war in logistics and supply chain management.

Logistics Sales: Strategies to Boost Revenue Growth

Cyzerg

It is not uncommon to see small and mid-size logistics companies struggle with business growth. In our previous article , we discussed some of the common sales problems these logistics companies face. In this article, we share marketing and sales strategies they can use to increase sales predictability, consistently produce leads, and convert those leads into customers.

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Developing a Distribution Strategy with Matt McGregor

The Logistics of Logistics

Developing a Distribution Strategy with Matt McGregor. Joe Lynch and Matt McGregor discuss developing a distribution strategy. Distribution strategy is one of the areas of focus for Matt and the Colliers Real Estate team. Key Takeaways: Developing a Distribution Strategy.

Your Best Parcel Shipping Strategy: Source Capacity from All Carriers

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

That’s why a parcel shipping strategy that relies predominantly on one preferred provider could be risky. Capacity shortages among parcel carrier companies have escalated concerns among eCommerce and omnichannel retailers.

Building a Strategy for National Fulfillment Services

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If your company ships products nationally, you know the fulfillment environment has never been more demanding.

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

Join us for this insightful webinar with Cathy Morrow Roberson, Head Analyst at Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC, and learn the key areas to help prove that implementing automation is a sound financial strategy.

Using Technology to Integrate Reverse Logistics Strategies

GlobalTranz

Among these, integrated reverse logistics strategies can make or break successful operations. The post Using Technology to Integrate Reverse Logistics Strategies appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Postponement Strategies for Effective Warehousing

SIPMM Professional Publications

Effective management of a supply chain includes thinking creatively about the way of integrate and perform logistics and manufacturing activities. Postponement and speculation strategies of products during a timely and cost-effective manner by the standard production and logistics structures.

Warehouse Picking Strategies: PROs and CONs of Various Options

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Warehouse picking involves retrieving items from a shelf or bin and moving them to a packing area before shipment. Choosing the right method for your business can easily drive a 6-figure annual labor savings. Fulfillment Operations

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Sourcing Strategy: Effective vs Efficient with Ron Crabtree

The Logistics of Logistics

Sourcing Strategy: Effective vs Efficient with Ron Crabtree. Joe Lynch and Ron Crabtree discuss sourcing strategy: effective vs efficient. Key Takeaways – Sourcing Strategy: Effective vs Efficient. Learn More About Sourcing Strategy: Effective vs Efficient.

Post-COVID Supply Chain Planning: Steps to Take Now for Rapid Recovery

Speaker: Dave Food, Strategy Director at Prophetic Technology

Supply Chain Executives need to empower their teams to navigate through and beyond the impact of COVID-19 with powerful insights and integrated supply chain networks so that real-time change can be quickly responded to and organizations can come out of this leading from the front. Join this webinar with Dave Food, Strategy Director, Prophetic Technology, who will provide insights into planning for a post-COVID world.

Supply Chain Strategies for 2022

LandLink

These last two years have presented both logistics planners and provider with the most volatile supply chain environment in decades. Here are some strategies a qualified 3PL can help you deploy to manage what may be ahead.

3 Freight Trends + Strategies Shippers Need to Know from Q2 2022

Talking Logistics

Read more 3 Freight Trends + Strategies Shippers Need to Know from Q2 2022. The post 3 Freight Trends + Strategies Shippers Need to Know from Q2 2022 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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Enterprise shippers’ top 6 logistics strategies to know

FreightWaves SONAR

Adjusting current logistics strategies demonstrated the second great challenge of the pandemic. Embracing new and improved logistics strategies remains the best way to adapt to clients’ changing demands in 2021 and beyond. Freight Market Blog logistics strategies

Blue Yonder Pivots to a Partnership Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

Blue Yonder recognized the need to transform into a Partner First organization as part of its core growth strategy. Regional system integrators for TMS in the North American market include companies like Open Sky Group, Ascension Logistics, enVista, netLogistik, and others.

The Most Overlooked DC Performance Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

Prior to Lucas, Kyle held roles in international logistics and warehousing for global logistics providers. Kyle has an MBA with a focus in Operations and Strategy from the Katz Graduate School of Business at the University of Pittsburgh and a B.S.

E-Commerce Logistics Strategies: The State of E-Commerce Logistics Heading Into Peak Season

GlobalTranz

Successful e-commerce strategies for managing the demands of peak season revolve around how well an organization understands the state of e-commerce itself and its implications for capacity. E-Commerce Logistics Peak Season e-commerce logistics strategies

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Retail Strategy Post Covid

LandLink

As retailers struggle with re-opening strategies it’s clear the new normal will be something we have never experienced. Transportation News Logistics News

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10 Minute Supply Chain & Logistics Strategy

Logistics Bureau

Why do so few businesses have a supply chain strategy? Watch this 10-minute video to develop your Supply Chain Strategy fast. Business Improvement Supply Chain Strategy business objective business performance business strategy customer service policy financial strategy inventory policy measures mission organisation planning process productivity service strategy supply chain supply chain objective supply chain strategy tactics utilisation vision

Reverse Logistics: The 5 Keys to a Successful Strategy

Morai Logistics

Reverse logistics isn’t something most companies relish and as a result is often overlooked, but if handled with the right care, it’s what gives a modern supply chain the competitive edge. That visibility should extend to reverse logistics.

A Playbook for Supply Chain Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

But strategy is often more prosaic. For example, when it comes to supply chain strategy, there is a playbook that can be followed. The post A Playbook for Supply Chain Strategy appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Learning & Leadership strategy supply chainWhen we think of strategists, we tend to think of men (C-level folks are still mostly men) with giant foreheads seeing things the rest of us cannot.

New Chief Capacity Officer Mark Ford Bolsters Freight Procurement Strategy at BlueGrace Logistics

Blue Grace Logistics

Tampa, FL (May 10, 2022) – BlueGrace Logistics (BlueGrace), one of North America’s leading Third-Party Logistics (3PL) providers, today announced that Mark Ford will lead the Truckload procurement strategy as the organization’s first Chief Capacity Officer.

Print on Demand: An Earth-Friendly Printing Strategy

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Decades ago, futurists predicted that widespread use of computers would usher in a paperless society. They were wrong. In this digital age, businesses still use some 21 million tons of paper each year, and 50 percent of all business waste is paper. Sales Literature Fulfillment

Why LSPs Need a Digital Transformation Strategy

Talking Logistics

Now, digital transformation has become a priority, especially for logistics service. Read more Why LSPs Need a Digital Transformation Strategy. The post Why LSPs Need a Digital Transformation Strategy appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

How Do Regional Parcel Carriers Fit Into Your Parcel Delivery Strategy?

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

With the continuing rise in eCommerce sales, parcel shipping cost and capacity constraints have become big headaches for online sellers. Skyrocketing rates and volume caps may have you seeking alternatives to FedEx, UPS, and USPS – sometimes referred to as the “Big Three” in fulfillment circles.

BlueGrace Logistics CEO Bobby Harris Talks Strategy Amid Market Volatility

Blue Grace Logistics

There are early signs of decreases in demand within the supply chain, said BlueGrace Logistics CEO Bobby Harris. . To read the entire blog visit BlueGrace Logistics. BlueGrace Logistics PressBobby Harris speaks to nearshoring, consumer demand trends and how fuel costs hit home.

Your Supply Chain Strategy & Best KPIs

Logistics Bureau

The topic I discussed from the recent seminar, 33 Sins, is supply chain strategy and KPI and how these things should link together.

Insights Into DHL’s Growth Strategies

Loginext

Insights From DHL’s Focus on Tech And Innovation Frank Appel, CEO DHL believes it’s important to digitize to take DHL’s logistics operations to the next level.

Diving In: What Shippers Need to Know About 2022 Transportation Strategies

Talking Logistics

While this is certainly true, it doesn’t mean that coming up with a plan and an executable strategy is easy, especially in a very volatile and uncertain market like we are experiencing currently. Read more Diving In: What Shippers Need to Know About 2022 Transportation Strategies.

[Video] Diving In: What Shippers Need to Know About 2022 Transportation Strategies

Talking Logistics

This is certainly true, but it doesn’t mean that coming up with a plan and strategy is easy, especially in a very volatile and uncertain market. Read more [Video] Diving In: What Shippers Need to Know About 2022 Transportation Strategies.

Qualcomm’s Answer to the Chip Shortage and Digital Transformation Strategy

Logistics Viewpoints

I was also able to interview Brent after his session to get a little more insight on how Qualcomm dealt with the Covid-19 pandemic, what it means for the semiconductor chip shortage, and where the company is going with its digital transformation strategy.

Acquisitions and Partnerships Become Major Strategies for 3PLs

Food Logistics

With significant increase in number of orders and the need to deliver them fast and securely, 3PL market players have adopted two major strategies -- acquisition and partnership.

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Q&A: XPO’s chief diversity officer offers inclusion strategy tips

The Supply Chain Journal

In 2020, global supply chain solutions provider XPO Logistics ( NYSE:XPO ) created a new position, chief diversity officer, to push its diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I) initiatives to the forefront of its business objectives.

Digital Sales Strategy: Overcoming the Barriers to Growth with Tony Verre

The Logistics of Logistics

Digital Sales Strategy: Overcoming the Barriers to Growth with Tony Verre. Joe Lynch and Tony Verre discuss the importance of having a digital sales strategy. Key Takeaways – Digital Sales Strategy: Overcoming the Barriers to Growth. The Logistics of Logistics Podcast.

Your Guide to a Successful 3PL Implementation Strategy

GlobalTranz

When it comes to choosing a new third-party logistics (3PL) partner , one of the most common concerns we hear about is change management. We’ll work with you to identify your challenges and goals and build a reporting strategy that fits your needs. 3PL Blog third party logistics