Trucker Tools with Kary Jablonski

The Logistics of Logistics

Kary Jablonski and Joe Lynch discuss Trucker Tools. Kary is the CEO of Trucker Tools , the leading carrier relationship management platform that helps brokers grow their carrier network, book loads digitally, track freight, and build enduring relationships with carriers to drive reuse.

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What is Transportation Management Software?

Trinity Logistics

The term TMS is short for Transportation Management System. This technology allows companies to manage their transportation in one place. While a TMS might seem daunting and expensive, it’s become an essential tool for businesses to be successful. Optimization. Software.?.


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Optimize Shipping with a Transportation Management System

CLX Logistics

One of the most effective methods of preventative, proactive planning for minimal shipping and supply chain interruptions is to implement a Transportation Management System (TMS). Defining a Transportation Management System. Requirements and Features of a Transport Management System.

Intelligent route optimization key to helping shippers achieve ESG goals

The Supply Chain Journal

Demand for greater sustainability will continue to grow this decade, but planning alone won’t shrink a company’s carbon footprint — incorporating the right technology ultimately boosts sustainability while delivering savings.

Guide to Mathematical Optimization & Modeling

What is mathematical optimization and how does it compare to other types of analytics? Which tool should you use to develop optimization applications and scale them across the business? What are best practices for successful adoption? Read now.

Western Express to deploy Platform Science’s full technology suite

The Supply Chain Journal

Western Express has become the latest large, national fleet to adopt Platform Science’s connected vehicle platform, announcing Thursday that it would roll out the open Internet of Things (IoT) technology across its fleet of 3,000 trucks. 4 Platform Science grows collaborations.

Better Ways to Address Trade-Offs with Supply Chain Optimization

Logistics Viewpoints

Supply chain optimization has also improved in significant ways that can address these trade-offs better than before. Work planners previously did manually can be calculated by software. But advances in this area have two limitations – the software itself and our ever-changing world.

Assessing How Software-as-a-Service (SAAS) Systems Benefit Supply Chains

Morai Logistics

With technology driving industries into the Cloud, implementing and utilizing Software-as-a-Service, or SAAS, systems could help supply chains improve the customer experience. Technological advancements have shown improvements for many industries. Research claims that “SAAS cloud computing business information systems help enterprises develop.” SAAS Defined. Software-as-a-Service (SAAS) is an innovative tier of cloud computing.

Five Advanced Technologies That Are Revolutionizing Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

If there’s a bright spot anywhere it’s the fact that, as logistics challenges have grown, so has the availability of advanced technologies to manage these challenges. Another advanced technology that’s becoming imperative is warehouse task automation.

Simple Guide to Perfect Change Management for SaaS Software


Tech adoption and change management go hand in hand. You may invest billions in the latest tech, but if your people aren’t using it properly and getting the most benefit out of it, you would never see the full extent of benefits. How to avoid this? Train your folks in the best way of doing things.

Just In: Inventory Optimization Research

How are organizations performing on inventory optimization? How can new technologies help your team improve? Find out in this new research report.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Picking Process


When optimizing the picking process in a warehouse, it is important to recognize two key concepts. First, no one strategy or technology fits every case. Second, effectively improving warehouse operations requires a combination of data collection, process improvement, and technology.

Nuvve, Switch Integrate V2G and EV Charging Platforms to Optimize Fleet Operations

NGT News

The post Nuvve, Switch Integrate V2G and EV Charging Platforms to Optimize Fleet Operations appeared first on NGT News. Electric Featured electric electric vehicle charging management electric vehicles EV EV charging management platform FLEET fleet operations Nuvve Holding Corp.

Editor’s Choice: The Importance Of Last Mile Optimization

Logistics Viewpoints

Today’s article is from FarEye and highlights the importance of last mile optimization. Choosing Last Mile Optimization Software. The key to meeting customer demands lies in utilizing last-mile optimization software for tracking orders in real-time.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Putaway Process


The putaway process is often ignored by warehouse managers when optimizing warehouse operations but is a critical step to increasing warehouse efficiency. If goods are not stored in the optimal location, travel time increases, as does the time it takes to pick and pack goods.

The Essential Supply Chain Network Design Tooling Checklist

Dedicated supply chain network design software is fuelled by intuitive scenario analysis capabilities and powerful mathematical optimization. Answer 10 relevant questions to see if advanced network design & scenario modeling technology can help you.

Profiles in Route Optimization Excellence – Smith Brothers Farms

Talking Logistics

It’s no secret that route optimization can have a significant impact on both delivery costs and customer service levels, especially in high volume / high density delivery operations. But what factors contribute to route optimization excellence and how are they put into practice?

Technologies Impacting Overland Freight Optimization

Blue Grace Logistics

What’s covered in this article: Benefits of freight optimization technologies. Freight optimization technologies have increased in relevance, as they could help improve the health of a business by reducing costs and increasing sales. Drivers also benefit from optimization.

Delivery Management Done Right: Moving from Software to Platforms


These different software systems address different parts of the delivery supply chain, from back-end operations management, all the way through to last mile touchpoints with customers. Route planning and optimization. Route Optimization. Driver tools.

Loadsmart uses optimization tool to reduce customers’ carbon footprint

The Supply Chain Journal

Loadsmart, a digital freight technology company based in Chicago, has announced its mode optimization capability that allows customers to choose different transportation modes for their shipments with real-time bookable rates.

Easily Build an Optimization App and Empower Your Data

Speaker: Gertjan de Lange

Solving complex business problems requires optimization modeling techniques and data to compare scenarios and make the best decisions. With AIMMS you can rapidly build an optimization app on top of your data and deploy it to the end-user in just a few clicks.

Four Essential Supply Chain Management Tools

CLX Logistics

To meet these demands, shippers need the right supply chain management tools with the flexibility to grow and scale as needed. With setup, guidance, and support from supply chain management experts, these tools can help improve processes, reduce costs, and save time.

Don’t Replace that WMS just yet – Optimize it first!

Logistics Viewpoints

The problem was that the WMS could not support a combination of strategies and did not utilize AI-based intelligence in doing “system-directed” work. When replacing a WMS makes sense: Your WMS is an older platform which requires specialized technical expertise to keep it running.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Receiving Process


We will provide an outline of the tasks that should be happening within each of these processes as well as the technologies and best practices to increase warehouse efficiency, reduce errors, and increase safety.

Why Route Optimization is Important During the Driver Shortage

Logistics Viewpoints

Route optimization plays a critical role in increasing the effective capacity of existing drivers and in helping to keep them. Route optimization is an important strategy to increase the effective capacity of existing and increasingly scarce driver resources.

Buyer's Guide for Supply Chain Network Design Software

Network design as a discipline is complex and too many businesses are still relying on spreadsheets to design and optimize their supply chain. As a result, most organizations struggle to answer network design questions or test hypotheses in weeks, when results are demanded in hours. This Buyer’s Guide helps you find easy-to-use technology to become more proactive and less reactive when it comes to network design and optimization.

Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Replenishment Process


Failure to replenish inventory properly can stem from not having the right tools, unpredictable markets, and a lack of performance measurements in place. The warehouse replenishment process pushes managers to walk a very thin line between understocking and overstocking.

Improving Plant Optimization With Logistics Software


Plant optimization is at the forefront of almost all material producers’ minds. material producers logistics software plant optimizationIt doesn’t matter how big your plant operations are, or whether you have one plant, or many. We guarantee it’s something you’re familiar with.

Locus’ Guide to Optimal Last-Mile Order Management System


They are empowered by connected technology, their expectations around services are growing day-by-day, and they want the best prices in the market without compromising on quality. . What is an Order Management System? Hence the need for an order management system.

Dynamic Route Optimization: A ‘Must Have’ in Today’s Delivery Environment

Talking Logistics

Read more Dynamic Route Optimization: A ‘Must Have’ in Today’s Delivery Environment. The post Dynamic Route Optimization: A ‘Must Have’ in Today’s Delivery Environment appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

How Does Your Inventory Optimization Process Compare to Peers?

The 15-question assessment takes only 5 minutes to complete. Take it now to see how your inventory optimization process scores and benchmark it against peers. Responses are aggregated and kept anonymous. We hope it serves as a thought-provoking exercise to improve your approach!

How to Create a Better Shipping Experience: Trends in Logistics Technology to Optimize Supply Chains


The innovation of logistics technology makes it easier to embrace diversification, visibility, and automation. Getting a better shipping experience is easy with an optimized supply chain and a robust freight brokerage setup. Real-time tracking and order updating tools.

Route Optimization: Driving Efficiency for Utilities

Talking Logistics

Read more Route Optimization: Driving Efficiency for Utilities. The post Route Optimization: Driving Efficiency for Utilities appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Cloud Logistics: A Supply Chain Optimization Tool

Morai Logistics

In response to growing demands, experts consider cloud logistics as an optmization tool for the transportation supply chain industry in 2019. Technology is the source of continuous global economic and social change. In addition to improving our every day lives, it also enables industries to advance and optimize communications, operations, production and servicing. A specific focus will discuss the role of transportation management systems in advancing operations.

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Last Mile Deliveries and Route Optimization: The Complete Guide


Last Mile Deliveries and Route Optimization: The Complete Guide Last mile delivery is the final step of a product’s movement from a warehouse or inventory to the customer’s doorstep.

5 Powerful Prescriptive Analytics Examples in Supply Chain

Prescriptive analytics is a type of advanced analytics that optimizes decision-making by providing a recommended action. Supply chain, with its complex planning questions, is typically an area where optimization technology is required. Read about 5 use cases.

Locus optimizing field agent deployment with ServiceNow

The Supply Chain Journal

Locus, a supply chain visibility and routing solution, announced Tuesday it is offering these same services to optimize the deployment of field service agents in its integration with the ServiceNow Field Service Management solution.

Trane Technologies Embraces a Digital Twin to Optimize Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

Trane Technologies Facility in Columbia, SC. Tom France, the vice president of distribution at Trane Technologies, gave an entertaining presentation in early October of this year at a FourKites online conference. Trane Technologies had sales of $12.5

Why Leaders Are Migrating On-Premise Supply Chain Technology Systems to the Cloud


To meet the consumer demands in today’s increasingly evolving logistics world, many businesses are beginning to implement supply chain technology systems successfully. By integrating this technology, companies can gain higher company profit margins , all while boosting efficiency.

Will Cloud Computing in Logistics Replace On-Premises Systems for Good?

Logistics Viewpoints

Today, data and software programs can be saved or run in any data processing center in the world. Cloud computing has made installation, administration, and updates significantly easier and has thereby laid the foundation for Software as a Service (SaaS).

Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.