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.

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.


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3 Strategies to Improve your Logistics Recruitment Process


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.

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.

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.

Logistics Sales: Strategies to Boost Revenue Growth


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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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.

Retail Strategy Post Covid


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

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


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

Getting creative with sales strategy — Put That Coffee Down

The Supply Chain Journal

Surge Transportation is the fastest growing 3PL in the logistics space today. FreightWaves TV News Put That Coffee Down creative sales Put That Coffee Down Podcast sales strategy

AIT continues expansion strategy with Intelligent Logistics, Spur Freight acquisition

The Supply Chain Journal

After a number of strategic acquisitions in 2020, AIT Worldwide Logistics continues with another year of purchases to expand its facilities and supply chain services. the logistics company acquired Multimodal International Ltd. Photo: AIT Worldwide Logistics).

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.

Hyundai’s COVID strategy — Transmission

The Supply Chain Journal

When you switch to AIT Worldwide Logistics for automotive shipping you’re partnering with a team of logistics professionals in Asia, Europe and North America who develop customized supply chain solutions that are just as unique as your business.

Strategies to Reduce Overtime Costs in the Warehouse

Kane is Able

This article looks at overtime-related problems and offers some strategies to reduce overtime costs in the warehouse through improved hiring and retention. Logistics Labor ManagementSignificant employment decreases occurred in many industries during the pandemic.

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.

Q&A: XPO Logistics Chief Strategy Officer Matt Fassler

Logistics Management

XPO Chief Strategy Officer Matt Fassler provided LM Group News Editor Jeff Berman with a detailed overview of how XPO views the LTL and brokerage markets, as well as a look at the 2021 Peak Season, among other topics

Best Practices for Improving FTL Strategy | PLS Logistics Services

PLS Logistics

There are several recommended practices that can improve your truckload freight performance if you're looking to optimize your FTL strategy and freight management

BlueGrace Truckload Capacity Strategies with Freightwaves

Blue Grace Logistics

FreightWaves NOW hosts Kaylee Nix and Michael Vincent talk to Mark Ford, Chief Operating Officer at BlueGrace Logistics about why having a capacity strategy is important. Mark discusses the importance of Truckload Capacity Strategies and how it is even possible in this market climate.

5 Ways to Succeed at Reverse Logistics

Logistics Matter

Businesses that find great success in forward logistics can still struggle with reverse logistics, or the processes that keep returns, replacements, and the backward flow of goods through the supply chain running smoothly. The right strategies can […].

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.

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.

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

E-Commerce Is Booming: Is Your Final Mile Strategy Up to The Challenge?

Logistics Viewpoints

As the name implies, final mile (also known as last mile) logistics is a specialized mode focused squarely on the final leg of a shipment’s journey to its destination. The post E-Commerce Is Booming: Is Your Final Mile Strategy Up to The Challenge?

5-point Strategy Against Corona – Logistics Business® Magazine

247 Customs Broker

At this… The post 5-point Strategy Against Corona – Logistics Business® Magazine appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Air Cargo Covid 19 Features Freight Forwarding Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippin

Optimize Your E-commerce Returns Strategy With Real-Time Data


To reap the rewards of a data-driven e-commerce returns strategy, logistics leaders should follow these steps: Keep all stakeholders working together and sharing the right information with related communications via API-integrated systems. Contact Our Reverse Logistics Team Today.

How to Use Data to Fuel Your Retail Reverse Logistics Strategy


How often do you think about your retail reverse logistics strategy? It’s easy to assume retail reverse logistics is solely based on returns. While this is partially true, all retail reverse logistics involve a backward flow of products that return to their origin.

Using Technology to Integrate Your Return Management Strategy


Among these, an integrated return management strategy can make or break successful operations. Use Real-Time Data to Inform Your Returns Management Strategy. This will require integrating logistics market information (e.g., Contact Our Reverse Logistics Team Today.


Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

In relation to our last class session and what it has to do particularly with logistic warehouses, cross – docking is an alternative that is configured and positioned within the logistic sector and the supply chain.

DHL unveils Strategy 2025 Goals

Airfreight Logistics

In the center of its Strategy 2025, DHL Express focusses particularly on ‘E-commerce’ as a growth driver and ‘efficiency’ for further increasing its profit. ” The post DHL unveils Strategy 2025 Goals appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Logistics and the strangling of strategy

Logistics in War

Logistics has long been recognised as vital to a force, but when inefficient a constraint on that force’s freedom to manoeuvre. However, the impact of logistics on strategy is just as significant and ultimately more profound. Indeed, it was recently argued that the Australian Defence Force has yet to fully understand the consequences of an approach to logistics that now permeates its methods of sustaining capabilities and operations. By David Beaumont.

4 Key Strategies of a Solid Reverse Logistics Plan


The rate of return for products, otherwise known as reverse logistics, can be mitigated when suppliers work to improve the speed, cost, and efficiency of shipping goods. Thankfully some strategies can be used to mitigate the cost. Logistical Challenges and Solutions.

10 Minute Supply Chain & Logistics Strategy

247 Customs Broker

Why do so few businesses have a supply chain strategy? If it’s that important, I suggest that every business should have one that can translate… The post 10 Minute Supply Chain & Logistics Strategy appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.