Effective Packaging for Outbound Logistics

SIPMM Professional Publications

Outbound logistics refer to the outgoing of goods involves transportation, storage, and delivery that brings the products to the customer. The post Effective Packaging for Outbound Logistics appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management.

Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations

SIPMM Professional Publications

Warehousing basically involved two types of activities, inbound and outbound operations. Inbound activities consist of sourcing, expediting, receiving and storage while outbound activates involve picking, checking, packing, and transportation.

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Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations

SIPMM Professional Publications

Fundamentally, warehousing involved two activities, there are inbound and outbound operations. On the other extreme, outbound is tied in with picking, pressing, moving, all these are leaving the association. Outbound procedure is more work concentrated than inbound processes. The post Effective Warehousing for Inbound and Outbound Operations appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management.

What states have the most outbound freight?

Freightquote

Find out what states have the most outbound freight From the East Coast to the West Coast, freight shipping never sleeps.

Best Practices for Accelerating the Sales Process

This eBook takes a look at three headache-free strategies you can employ today to accelerate selling the right way. Read on to learn how to adopt specific workflows and approaches that append your existing processes to deliver value to your prospects and internal counterparts.

What states have the most outbound freight?

Freightquote

Find out what states have the most outbound freight From the East Coast to the West Coast, freight shipping never sleeps.

2020 Trends in Reverse Logistics: The Year Returns Become as Critical as Outbound

Cerasis

The post 2020 Trends in Reverse Logistics: The Year Returns Become as Critical as Outbound appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Following the 2019 holiday shopping season, the state of e-commerce returns, as well as returns in general, rose more sharply than anyone anticipated. The average rate of holiday returns rose 26% compared to the returns timeframe following 2018’s holiday shopping season, says CBRE.US.

Volvo Cars: Outbound evolutions

Automotive Logistics

This has been implemented across global outbound and inbound logistics, including for China and the US. In outbound, the team’s ability to analyse and engineer logistics flows has been an important way to mitigate a growing shortage of trucks and drivers, helping to ensure the capacity Volvo needs to keep up with its vehicle launches. For outbound, I don’t think we need to see where every car is all of the time.

[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.

Reefer freight volumes outbound from Calif. offset slow summer conditions

247 Customs Broker

After a 16% drop the previous week, spot truckload freight volume fell another 8% during the week ending July 28, said DAT Solutions, which operates… The post Reefer freight volumes outbound from Calif. offset slow summer conditions appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. California Features flatbed produce rates reefer spot market volume customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Indian-Japanese joint venture to develop outbound services across India

Automotive Logistics

Samvardhana Motherson International (Samil), a division of Indian components supplier Samvardhana Motherson, has signed a joint venture deal with Japanese finished vehicle logistics provider Hamakyorex to provide outbound transport services for carmakers in India. The post Indian-Japanese joint venture to develop outbound services across India appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Russian tax hike to fund higher outbound subsidies

Automotive Logistics

Russia’s Industry and Trade Ministry has estimated that from 2018 to 2025, the government will allocate 136 billion roubles to outbound logistics subsidies in the automotive industry. So far, however, such outbound logistics subsidies have not led to an increase in finished vehicle exports from Russia. The post Russian tax hike to fund higher outbound subsidies appeared first on Automotive Logistics.

Gefco signs up for new inbound and outbound services

Automotive Logistics

The post Gefco signs up for new inbound and outbound services appeared first on Automotive Logistics. Components supplier Plastic Omnium has signed a contract with Gefco for the management of inbound plastic components through the logistics provider’s Halewood facility in the UK and onto its plant in Warrington. Gefco has also announced partnerships with Actility and Wakeo to more accurately track the cradles used to deliver motorcycles to dealers across Europe. Gefco’s 12,000 sq.m

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

Automotive Logistics

Such software and planning systems are also highly relevant for a wide range of purposes in outbound automotive logistics systems, including for the execution of transport activities and the creation of transparency in relation to distribution flows, increasing transport load rates and auditing freight invoice and payments. Some say a transport management system is now a ‘must-have’ tool for third-party logistics operators engaged in outbound supply chains.

7 Things to Know About Transportation Management Heading Into 2020

Learncor

Carrier Management Transportation Management inbound logistics LeanCor Logistics outbound logistics freight marketDriver and capacity shortages, technology advances, and tariff increases. Those were just some of the trends we saw mark the transportation industry in 2019. But what’s ahead for 2020 and how can you prepare?

Why You Can’t Ignore the Inbound Supply Chain

Talking Logistics

Considering that customers are at the tail end of the outbound supply chain, and companies across all industries are competing on customer experience, it’s not surprising that the outbound supply chain gets a bit more love and attention than the inbound side.

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

Challenging times – Automotive Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Car carriers Features government and regulation Intelligence outbound customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingJust over a year ago, Robert Farrell of the American Trucking Associations (ATA) was celebrating the inclusion of three key automotive transport initiatives in a US government spending bill signed into law in March 2018.

US car market stable amid changes to trade and technology

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autonomous vehicles Dealerships finished vehicle logistics government and regulation Home Page hybrid vehicles Intelligence News OEMs outbound Regular story vehicle sales customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingThe US economy is in good health, consumer confidence is high and vehicle sales are expected to total 16.6m this year, delegates were told at yesterday’s Finished Vehicle Logistics North America conference.

US car market stable amid changes to trade and technology – Automotive Logistics

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autonomous vehicles Dealerships finished vehicle logistics government and regulation Home Page hybrid vehicles Intelligence News OEMs outbound Regular story vehicle sales customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shippingThe US economy is in good health, consumer confidence is high and vehicle sales are expected to total 16.6m this year, delegates were told at yesterday’s Finished Vehicle Logistics North America conference.

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% growth in global automotive accounts outside of its traditional activity for former parent company Groupe PSA (which now includes GM’s Opel/Vauxhall divisions).

Opel tasks Gefco with further cost reduction

Automotive Logistics

Gefco’s 4PL Solutions division provides services for Opel/Vauxhall across Europe and Turkey, including the management of 220 separate logistics providers (140 for inbound and 80 for outbound). Savings are also being made on the outbound side of the business as part of the PACE plan. News Home Page Regular story Tier suppliers OEM 3PL 3PLs Gefco inbound logistics 4PL logistics service provider Opel/Vauxhall Groupe PSA outbound logistics supply chain engineering

Trailer Loading System

Material Handling and Logistics

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

Challenging times

Automotive Logistics

Number two, I really think that we’re going to have to see if there are ways to be more efficient in a manner that’s win-win for the carrier and the customer… The way we’ve looked at it is maybe it doesn’t have to just be convertible trailers or multipurpose trailers for inbound-outbound automotive parts. Intelligence outbound Car carriers government and regulation

DB Cargo sets up rail service for German deliveries to Barcelona port

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story Rail finished vehicle logistics port outbound Spain Germany DB CargoDB Cargo is running a rail service for finished vehicle transport between Germany and the Spanish port of Barcelona.

Anfac study downgrades port logistics in Spain

Automotive Logistics

News Home Page Regular story finished vehicle logistics production outbound Ports multimodal Ocean maritime strike actionThe Spanish automotive manufacturers’ association, Anfac, has just released its annual Maritime Port Logistics Grading study, which identifies Santander (pictured), Sagunto and Pasajes ports as currently the best for vehicle processing in Spain.

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2020: The Great Inbound Rebound

Talking Logistics

Customer experience once demanded extensive outbound optimization—often leaving inbound as an afterthought. Then COVID-19 happened. Now inbound is becoming stronger than ever, and connectivity is helping.

Cold chain investment for Port of Oakland paying off

Logistics Management

California’s leading outbound ocean cargo gateway had some good news to relate this week, as meat exports to Asia surged at the Port of Oakland

How to Avoid Missed Inbound Freight Pickups

Cerasis

While shippers often focus on outbound logistics, shippers must not overlook the importance of inbound logistics in reducing costs and achieving full freight visibility. Unfortunately, inbound logistics takes a backseat to outbound logistics, but since most companies operate as resellers of.read More. Missed inbound freight pickups have a disastrous impact on the profitability of your business.

Averitt Express opens up new service center in Greensboro, NC region

Logistics Management

Averitt said that this new facility is less than 18 miles from downtown Greensboro and is comprised of a 46,0000 square-foot dock and 102 truck doors, in order to handle the flow and distribution of inbound and outbound freight. Averitt’s presence in Greensboro goes back to 1990, when it opened up its previous facility there

2020: The Great Inbound Rebound

247 Customs Broker

Customer experience once demanded extensive outbound optimization—often leaving inbound as an afterthought. Then COVID-19 happened. Now inbound is becoming stronger than ever, and connectivity is… The post 2020: The Great Inbound Rebound appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Final Mile Integration: Data Enables Inventory Management & Replenishment

Cerasis

Unlocking cost reductions in logistics implies a direct need to improve warehouse and facility inbound logistics and outbound order fulfillment. Unfortunately, inventory control remains at the fringe of proactive logistics management. Organizations have spent years creating lean logistics strategies that are highly susceptible to disruption. However, the integration of last mile logistics, also known as.read More.

U.S. ports and terminals may face new layer of scrutiny in wake of container explosion

Logistics Management

The pre-Holloween explosion of a fully loaded outbound container at a Port of Los Angeles terminal was a scary incident for a number of reasons, say shipping analysts

Transform your Transportation Management

247 Customs Broker

Are you managing your own inbound and outbound freight manually? Lower transportation costs and improve service with a SaaS Transportation Management solution! In today’s economy,… The post Transform your Transportation Management appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

2020: The Great Inbound Rebound – Talking Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Customer experience once demanded extensive outbound optimization—often leaving inbound as an afterthought. Then COVID-19 happened.