Volvo Cars: Outbound evolutions

Automotive Logistics

This has been implemented across global outbound and inbound logistics, including for China and the US. For outbound, I don’t think we need to see where every car is all of the time. The post Volvo Cars: Outbound evolutions appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Home Depot launches pilot for ambitious outbound delivery plan

DC Velocity

Four-year, $1.2 billion initiative aimed at making next-day deliveries to all U.S. customers. Strategy

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[WHITE PAPER] The Guide to Proactive Inbound, Outbound, and Reverse Enterprise Parcel Management

Cerasis

In partnership with Pierbridge , whose Transtream technology powers the parcel solution within the Cerasis Rater TMS, we are please to announce the publication of a new white paper titled “The Guide to Proactive Inbound Outbound and Reverse Enterprise Parcel Management.” Shippers must not overlook the value of proactive enterprise parcel management, regardless of whether it is inbound freight from vendors, outbound freight to resellers and consumers, or returns from any party.

Outbound TMS: The search for a system that can’t be beat

Automotive Logistics

Some say a transport management system is now a ‘must-have’ tool for third-party logistics operators engaged in outbound supply chains. When it comes to outbound logistics, Regan suggests that some manufacturers are also seeking value in both finished vehicle and inbound logistics.

Anfac study downgrades port logistics in Spain

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story finished vehicle logistics production outbound Ports multimodal Ocean maritime strike action

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Russia on its way to join the global automotive trade war

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story Intelligence Govt policy/regulation finished vehicle logistics outbound Imports Exports trade warThe Russian government is considering protective duties against US finished vehicles according to Maxim Oreshkin, Russia’s economic development minister (pictured).

Gefco reports gains in automotive beyond core PSA contracts

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story OEMs IT finished vehicle logistics outbound Gefco inbound logistics Freight forwarding Carmakers InnovationGefco has reported annual revenue gains of 5.1% in its full-year results for 2017, earning €4.4 billion ($5.4 billion). Sales were supported by a 8.1%

Navigating an uncertain future

Automotive Logistics

Among the questions he asked delegates was how many times they performed a ‘blank sheet’ or complete optimisation of their outbound networks. That meant volatility for a tightly managed outbound supply chain, she suggested.

Florence fades away, but flooding, blocked highways, service delays very much alive

DC Velocity

I-95 in North Carolina's southern tier remains closed, as do parts of I-40; FedEx, UPS report disruptions, outbound load-to-truck ratios fall. Transportation

Navigating an uncertain future

Automotive Logistics

Among the questions he asked delegates was how many times they performed a ‘blank sheet’ or complete optimisation of their outbound networks. In an ideal network optimisation for the benefit of the outbound sector in the US as a whole, all the OEMs, service providersand dealers should be involved, and perhaps even the aftermarket, Tripp suggested. That meant volatility for a tightly managed outbound supply chain, she suggested.

Trailer Loading System

Material Handling and Logistics

Ancra has introduced the SkateLoader for outbound loading of high volumes with palletized goods in any trailer

DHL Global Forwarding adds air cargo capacity to serve Transpacific supply chains

Logistics Management

The division is responding to strong growth in demand for air cargo, chiefly for outbound services out of Asia and on the conventional transpacific route, fueled by almost all industries

Benefits of Working with a Yard Management Provider

Carter Logistics

A solid provider will manage the day-to-day flow of inbound and outbound products and maintain proper levels of staff and equipment at all times. Blog Topics. The Shared Milkrun Mexico & Border Logistics. Benefits of Working with a Yard Management Provider.

Panalpina Opens LCL Hub in Cartagena Colombia

Logistics Manager

The Pantainer Express Line will offer 20 inbound connections and 18 outbound connections, enabling smaller shipments to move by sea with consistent and regular departures.

Opel/Vauxhall to Renew Gefco Supply Chain Management Contract

Logistics Business Magazine

It covers all inbound and outbound logistics for Opel/Vauxhall in Europe and Turkey. Opel/Vauxhall is to renew Gefco’s contract for managing the supply chain for a four-year period starting on January 1, 2019.

Watch the Automotive Logistics Europe Conference Live

Automotive Logistics

Click here to find out more about the event , which will look at how to achieve innovation through technology and excellence through digitalisation in today’s European automotive inbound, outbound and aftermarket logistics networks.

Egon Christ takes up role of managing director at Mosolf Transport Solutions

Automotive Logistics

Mosolf Transport Solutions is the division of Mosolf Group that manages the outbound movement of vehicles. Egon Christ (pictured) has taken up a new position as managing director of Mosolf Transport Solutions.

[PODCAST] Increasing Parcel Volumes Requiring Shippers to Implement Technology for Parcel Freight Optimization Yielding Reduced Costs

Cerasis

The Guide to Proactive Inbound, Outbound, and Reverse Enterprise Parcel Management. Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!”

5 Tips for Writing a Transportation Management Plan

Cerasis

Describe the Outbound Transportation This description covers the movement of an outbound load from the company premises/warehouse to the customer’s destination. Every transportation firm sees the utility of having a transportation management plan. It is essential in organizing activities in the transportation industry effectively and efficiently. The challenges that the transportation industry faces are enormous.

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[WHITE PAPER] The Wonderful World of Managing Parcel Shipping Spend

Cerasis

Combined with the demand of e-commerce-a staple of any effective, in-demand brand-shippers may have thousands of inbound and outbound parcels on a daily, if not hourly, basis. Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Wonderful World of Managing Parcel Shipping Spend” white paper!

Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience: Carrier Management

CH Robinson Logistics

Companies with supply chains that span more than one continent often have shipments, whether inbound or outbound, being transported to various regions of the world to contend with. Pillars to a Successful Transportation Experience: Carrier Management | Transportfolio.

Ryanair: a Low-Cost success story

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Using outbound logistics, they realized that they did not need to rely on travel agency, as this would increase the price offered to clients because of the commissions that would have to be paid.

The Evolution of the Visibility Revolution

Logistics Problem Solving

The shipper is tracking their inbound loads to ensure that they have the product needed to fulfill the outbound order to their customer. And on the outbound side, the visibility is a requirement from the consumer. As consumers we demand visibility. As logistics professionals, it is essential. Accurate and timely visibility is now universally expected, thanks to a few key technology advances during the past 20 years. Technology + ELD Mandate Advances Visibility.

LTL Shipping Accounting Options: Prepaid Versus Add-In

Cerasis

Each scenario behaves differently in inbound and outbound shipments, and the potential legal ramifications of not being honest in disclosing or obtaining consent to these charges can involve financial and criminal penalties. Outbound. In outbound LTL shipping, freight consolidation can result in a shipper using multiple smaller carriers to get pallets of different deliveries to smaller facilities, who can process the LTL shipment further. Outbound.

The Evolution of the Visibility Revolution

Logistics Problem Solving

The shipper is tracking their inbound loads to ensure that they have the product needed to fulfill the outbound order to their customer. And on the outbound side, the visibility is a requirement from the consumer. As consumers we demand visibility. As logistics professionals, it is essential. Accurate and timely visibility is now universally expected, thanks to a few key technology advances during the past 20 years. Technology + ELD Mandate Advances Visibility.

The New Way a TMS Fuels Routing Creativity

Talking Logistics

These routes can then be “split,” thus enabling the execution of multiple movements into con­solidation while delaying the determination of the outbound routing until more freight accumulates at the pool location (or when time limits require the freight to be released from the pool). Is managing your transportation operations an art form? You may not do your job with a palette and a paintbrush, but it’s safe to say that logistics planners have to be creative when moving freight.

Future-Proof Parcel Technology

Talking Logistics

A robust parcel system that can manage both outbound and inbound shipments helps to streamline the returns process for greater efficiency. Keeping up with consumer-driven demand can be exhausting.

Ten Steps to Managing Inbound Freight: A Coordinated Dance between Shippers and Suppliers

Material Handling and Logistics

There is a profound difference between inbound and outbound logistics—inbound deals with the delivery of raw materials or goods coming into a business while outbound logistics refers to goods going out. Learn how to gain better visibility over your end-to-end supply chain.

What Companies Really Need in Track and Trace

Logistics Problem Solving

When used to track outbound freight to the customer, it provides a way for the customer to have instant access to the status of their shipment, preventing lengthy calls to customer service to find out where their order is and when it will arrive. That’s why I believe the next generation of track & trace will integrate the data from the vendor (for the inbound freight) all the way to the end consumer (for the outbound freight).

Top Four Ways to Score Savings Using Freight Optimization Tools

Talking Logistics

When shippers take a control tower view of their entire transportation network, they can leverage both inbound and outbound shipments to achieve optimal efficiency.

American Airlines Cargo Increases International Network Reach

Airfreight Logistics

Commodities that are outbound from Kuwait will be mainly general cargo, however, for Slovenia and Croatia a more diversified range of cargo is expected to be shipped, such as pharmaceuticals and spare part shipments.

The world’s largest retailer, Walmart.

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

It means the direct transfer of products from inbound or outbound truck trailers, without extra storage. This happens by unloading items from an incoming semi-trailer truck or railroad car and loading these materials directly into outbound trucks, with no storage in between.

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.

Utilizing a 3PL to Apply Transportation Management Best Practices For E-Commerce

Cerasis

Create a set of rules and guidelines for managing both inbound and outbound freight. Both inbound and outbound logistics must merge, supply chain management systems must communicate, workers must collaborate, and automation must take priority.

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What Companies Really Need in Track and Trace

Logistics Problem Solving

When used to track outbound freight to the customer, it provides a way for the customer to have instant access to the status of their shipment, preventing lengthy calls to customer service to find out where their order is and when it will arrive. That’s why I believe the next generation of track & trace will integrate the data from the vendor (for the inbound freight) all the way to the end consumer (for the outbound freight).

Kanban Logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

As we see from all the above, Kanban helped the company to handle the product and arrange outbound transportation using pre-approved carriers.

[PODCAST] Tips for Shippers to Reduce Missed Pickups & In-Transit Freight Problems

Cerasis

The Cerasis Freight Desk takes care of all of shipper customers’ inbound and outbound routing services. Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s Podcast episode Cerasis welcomes our very own Freight Desk Manager, Chris Longner. We hope you enjoy “The Freight Project Podcast.” ” You can subscribe and find this podcast on Apple iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Soundcloud , YouTube , and iHeartRadio!

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Emerging Trends in Automation: What it Means to Supply Chains

Cerasis

Robotics Enhance Inbound and Outbound Logistics for Shippers. Robotics Improve Inbound and Outbound Logistics. Robotics are not isolated to warehouse pulling for outbound logistics. They can be used to manage inbound and outbound processes and strategy. Imagine a world where automation comes together with technology to deliver products without human intervention. An order is placed by a consumer. 3D printers pickup the details and print the finished product.

Transportation Management System ROI: What Other Business Areas Can Benefit?

Cerasis

Both Inbound and Outbound Logistics Benefit From Implementing a TMS. Inbound and outbound logistics are two sides of the same coin, and both can reap increased profits from implementing a TMS. According to Bridget McCrea of Logistics Management magazine, the overall freight spend, including inbound and outbound freight costs, can be reduced by up to 10 percent, if not more, after implementing a TMS.

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.