Amazon expands Amazon Air network

DC Velocity

Online retailer expands partnership with Air Transport Services Group, adding 10 cargo planes to its air transportation network, company says. Transportation

Transportation Network-Wide Visibility

Material Handling and Logistics

FourKites has introduced Network Visibility, which provides companies with real-time visibility across their network, including freight that they do not manage

Winery Distribution Network Setup with Brian Rooney

Logistics Bureau

One of the general principles of the distribution network is to get your products stored close to your consumers to cut down the cost of distribution, but there are industries such as this one that doesn’t go by this formula.

How many Distribution Centre Are There in Your Network?

Logistics Bureau

It’s really important to understand the cost impacts of t he number of distribution centres in your distribution network to make it more cost effective.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Putting Community in TMS: Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “ Putting Community in TMS: Enabling the Network Effect in Transportation Management ,” a research e-book produced by Adelante SCM and published by Kuebix (a Talking Logistics sponsor). Transportation management is inherently a network-based business process. This transportation community is analogous to the connections and relationships enabled by social networks like Facebook and LinkedIn.

Ocean Network Express Opens Dedicated Container Depot in Rotterdam

Logistics Manager

Ocean Network Express ( ONE ) and the Kramer Group have strengthened their partnership by opening a dedicated ONE Line container depot in the port of Rotterdam. The post Ocean Network Express Opens Dedicated Container Depot in Rotterdam appeared first on Logistics Manager.

FourKites introduces network-wide visibility solution

Fleet Owner

FourKites recently introduced what it says is the industry’s first product that provides companies real-time visibility across their network, including freight they don’t manage. With FourKites’ new Network VisibilitySM, shippers can see real-time l

Supply Chain Operating Networks Create Supply Chain Rockstars

Talking Logistics

Some still have significant opportunities for additional efficiency gains, which can come from utilizing a B2B network to facilitate the buying and selling of products and services. B2B networks have evolved over the years from simple one-to-one connections to one-to-many connections.

Inttra adds Evergreen to shipping network

DC Velocity

Four new members of network will exchange digital shipping data. Transportation

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

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

Can we use historical data to plan for demand and design our networks, or is there a better way? This webinar will cover: Strategies for making high-level decisions about your network design and inventory distribution.

CEntralized distribution network

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

One of them has caught my attention because I actually do not know what the real benefits of a centralized distribution network are. With this purpose I think that before knowing the benefits it is important to understand what a centralized distribution network is.

JD.com unveils plans to study underground urban fulfillment network

DC Velocity

Chinese e-commerce giant launches "Urban Smart Logistics Institute" at Beijing supply chain summit. Transportation

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Baltimore joins Kenworth dealer network

Fleet Owner

Kenworth Mid Atlantic – Baltimore recently became the newest addition to Kenworth’s dealer network of more than 400 locations in the United States and Canada with its recent opening through a partnership between Tri-State Kenworth and Chesapeake Truc

advantage through Distribution Networks

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

How to achieve a competitive advantage through Distribution Networks. After the lesson on distribution networks, I researched to complete the training a bit more and I found how to obtain efficiency on the distribution. Previous steps in the design of distribution networks.

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

Small business network best tips!

247 Customs Broker

Networking is… The post Small business network best tips! If you have a small company, you are probably wondering what you can do to build relationships and expand your customer base, right? appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Digital Supply Network

Material Handling and Logistics

Elemica has added new features to its digital supply network and software solutions to improve customer experience, analytics and collaboration capabilities

Ocean Network Express Opens Dedicated Container Depot in Rotterdam

247 Customs Broker

3PL Kramer Ocean Carriers Ocean Network Express ONE Rotterdam customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Selecting new software for supply chain network design doesn’t have to be a hassle

AIMMS

When it comes to network design, you can’t just set it and forget it anymore. Today’s successful supply chain networks are adaptable. But network design as a discipline is complex and most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be?

ELDs must stay current as communication networks move forward

Fleet Owner

Planned sunsetting of 2G and 3G could create disruptions

TMS and Collaboration: How a TMS Creates a Network Effect

Cerasis

The post TMS and Collaboration: How a TMS Creates a Network Effect appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. A common issue in today’s world of e-commerce and increasing trade resides within TMS and collaboration.

A.P. Moller – Maersk Enhances their Asia-Europe Network

Logistics Manager

The new enhancements will allow Maersk to continue to improve their schedule reliability resulting in stable and reliable cargo deliveries to their customers on the world’s most comprehensive Asia-Europe Network. Moller - Maersk Asia-Europe network Johan Sigsgaard Maersk shipping industry

FourKites introduces network-wide visibility solution

Refrigerated Transporter

FourKites recently introduced what it says is the industry’s first product that provides companies real-time visibility across their network, including freight they don’t manage. With FourKites’ new Network VisibilitySM, shippers can see real-time l

Digital Network Platforms: The Opportunities Ahead

Supply Chain Brain

All stakeholders in market-based ecosystems stand to realize breakthrough opportunities with the adoption of digitally enabled network platforms

Pitts adds East Texas Truck Center to dealer network

Fleet Owner

Pitts Heavy Haul says the East Texas Truck Center (ETTC) in Baytown TX is adding Pitts Heavy Haul lowboy trailers to its offerings. East Texas Truck Center is a locally owned retailer that puts its customers first,” said Barry Freifeld, Pitts’ dire

Transportation Network Optimization

Logistics Management

Streamlining Your Freight with an Integrated Transportation Network

Old Dominion expands service center network

DC Velocity

Carrier opens 3 new centers, relocates 2 more and renovates a sixth. . Transportation

Unlocking The Benefits of Digital Supply Networks

Blue Grace Logistics

shippers are increasingly aware of the benefits of digital supply networks (DSNs), many “remain in the early phases” of adoption,” according to Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor for Supply Chain Management Review. .

Logistics Network Analysis

Logistics Management

Logistics network monitoring is an important step in understanding what actually occurs throughout your supply chain

XPO completes expansion of heavy goods delivery network

DC Velocity

System now includes 85 hubs for handling furniture, appliances, and other items greater than 150 pounds. Transportation

Should You Expand Your Distribution Network? Take Our 6-Question Test

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Good news for Ecommerce fulfillment: It doesn’t always require a dense distribution center network to reach most U.S. Or do you need to increase your delivery speed and agility by expanding your distribution network? customers quickly. In fact, if you operate a single warehouse in the middle of the country, you can usually get deliveries to them in 3 days or less (on average) – without having to charge a premium.

MidAmerican Energy Plans EV Fast-Charging Network Across Iowa

NGT News

has launched an effort to establish a network of electric vehicle (EV) fast-charging stations throughout Iowa. The post MidAmerican Energy Plans EV Fast-Charging Network Across Iowa appeared first on NGT News. Iowa-based utility MidAmerican Energy Co.

Stoughton Trailers adds Pace Transportation to network

Refrigerated Transporter

Stoughton Trailers, a manufacturer of conventional and intermodal transportation equipment, recently added Pace Transportation, headquartered in Byron Center MI, to its dealer network.

Defining a Balanced Supply Chain Network: Are Your “Walls” and “Wheels” Where They Need to Be?

Logistics Viewpoints

Two of the biggest and often overlooked challenges facing enterprises today are knowing where to set up shop and how to best leverage enterprise assets across the supply chain network. The post Defining a Balanced Supply Chain Network: Are Your “Walls” and “Wheels” Where They Need to Be? Guest Commentary Supply Chain Network Design supply chain network design