Trucker Tools offers load-matching product for small fleets

DC Velocity

Tech can survive in crowded niche by enabling brokers, not replacing them, firm says. Technology

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Making Remote Work Productive: Tools To Keep Productivity Thriving

247 Customs Broker

Employers find themselves stressing about their employees’ productivity and fear increased time on breaks when there’s no one watching. When you can’t walk into an… The post Making Remote Work Productive: Tools To Keep Productivity Thriving appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Top Tools for eCommerce Businesses

Ship Monk

Every fairy godmother needs her magic wand, every knight needs his shining armor, and every eCommerce business owner needs their tools. Tech tools, that is. Tools for Marketing (and Sales). Marketing is the loudspeaker that puts your awesome products on the map.

Product Review : CenterSource Platform

Shipping and Freight Resource

Timber is one of the most popular and commonly shipped forestry products shipped around the world in various forms, using general-purpose ships, specialised log carriers, and also in containers. As part of the Product Reviews I do on this site, here is my review of this Platform.

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

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

Truck Tire Finder Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

The GCR Commercial Truck Tire Finder is a digital tool that allows users to quickly and accurately find products that meet their tire needs

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Salesforce tool expedites direct and indirect emissions accounting

The Supply Chain Journal

Scope 3 emissions are very important for transportation and logistics,” Kevin Vranes, director of product management at Salesforce, said in an interview with FreightWaves. “It’s However, it does have built-in tools to make the auditing process more efficient.

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Best Garage Door Tools: 9 Essential Tools For Garage Door Technicians


And if they have the right tools for their job, they can become even more effective. In this article, we will cover some of the essential garage door tools that will help your team of technicians succeed. One of the most useful tools for this task is a set of locking pliers.

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Establishing Product Management; Product Management Tools

3PL Insights

I’ve got a few exciting things going on right now so here’s a quick update… Establishing a Product Management Function. Through my work at SiriusDecisions, I’ve been helping several organizations that are setting up product management for the first time. Interestingly, in most of these cases, the challenge wasn’t convincing the organization that product management was needed — the problem was exactly how to go about setting up the new function.

FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence: New tools to monitor carbon footprint

The Supply Chain Journal

The product gives supply chain and logistics participants tools to benchmark, monitor, analyze and forecast their carbon footprint. Hydrocarbons remain the most efficient delivery method of energy, but create unfortunate by-products.

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Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

higher productivity and an overall better recruiting. AI-powered tools to assist with their hiring efforts.2 %69 AI-powered tools — but only for. access to tools like chatbots for. use AI-powered tools to expedite. tools to match employers with applicants best.

Editor’s Choice: Machine Learning Will Make Warehouse Managers More Productive

Logistics Viewpoints

That is changing as companies like Lucas introduce machine learning tools to improve planning and decision-making in the DC. These new tools will free time for managers and engineers, making them more productive and their DCs more efficient and effective.

Maersk Launches New Visibility Tool

Logistics Manager

Over the last two years, our RCM product has proven good value to our reefer customers, but we have also identified key areas of improving such a cargo visibility tool,” explains Ken West, Reefer Digital Development Manager at Maersk.

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NZCS chat recap: Tools available for meeting ESG targets

The Supply Chain Journal

DETAILS: A discussion on the growing role of environmental, social and governance initiatives, the tools available for meeting ESG targets and how firms are finding value in emission reduction efforts. FIRESIDE CHAT TOPIC: The state of the emissions market.

Employee productivity suffers as e-commerce technology integration issues persist

The Supply Chain Journal

With everything from warehouse automation to visibility tools, these firms are racing to meet demands of shippers and consumers. The pandemic put a spotlight on the need for an integrated technology strategy,” said Shash Anand, vice president of product strategy at SOTI.

NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

Travis Rhyan is chief product officer of FreightWaves. This technology demonstration recap is from FreightWaves’ Net-Zero Carbon Summit on Thursday. DEMO TOPIC: Intro to FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI).

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FourKites gains patent for AI-powered ETA tool

Logistics Business Magazine

FourKites’ continued track record of industry-first innovations help companies reduce fines and lower inventory, maximise productivity, drive operational efficiencies and improve customer service.

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Tools for Multichannel Sellers

247 Customs Broker

To compete in today’s e-commerce market, simply having products on your website may not be enough. You can’t always wait for customers to come to… The post Tools for Multichannel Sellers appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. ecommerce Logistics shipping customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics

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Product Management KPIs


The Basis of Product KPIs: Quality, Quantity and Future Proofing. Success, Product and R&D are a step behind, while other departments (HR and Finance) are even farther away. For Product, zilch. Product KPIs. Quality of a product team is super hard to measure.

Philip Morris International’s Pivot to Smoke-Free Products Complicates their Supply Chain

Logistics Viewpoints

The Introduction of Smokeless Tobacco Products Complicated Philip Morris’s Supply Chain. Dr. Alexandros Skandalakis – the Director Global Manufacturing Capacity, Strategic Assets and Capital Expenditures at Philip Morris Products S.A.

Brands turn the page back to catalogs as powerful DTC marketing tool

The Supply Chain Journal

DTC is the promotion and sale of products to consumers directly by the brands or manufacturers, effectively eliminating the in-store experience. While brands often do have physical retail stores, they are increasingly marketing their products directly to consumers.

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Instant Online Quoting Will be an Essential Tool for Liner Carriers


The Maersk Spot Product is a digital platform that helps in managing quotations with special facilities for guaranteed spaces and also penalties for not showing up. Mediterranean shipping company’s new self-serve tool.

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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. In addition to improving our every day lives, it also enables industries to advance and optimize communications, operations, production and servicing. For the supply chain and logistics industry, technology continues to shape the way products are distributed across the globe.

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Product Innovation Webinar

Logistics Business Magazine

Self-Service Data Insights – Embedded BI tool within the Consignor portal reporting suite. The post Product Innovation Webinar appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Amway cuts costs with transportation procurement tool


Amway, the world’s leading direct-selling business specializing in health and beauty products, manages a sprawling supply chain within 100 markets and territories with manufacturing facilities that incorporate ingredients from Amway’s farms around the world. China, India and Vietnam, and then shipping finished products on to distributors and consumers, utilizing a network of hundreds of distribution centers around the world.

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Switch to Electric Vehicles made Simpler with new Tool

Logistics Business Magazine

Fleet operators who want to switch to electric vehicles can use a new web-based automated AI tool- the Teletrac EV Readiness tool. In the UK the government mandates the production of new petrol and diesel engines will cease by 2035.

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BluJay Launches Data Insight and Analysis Tool

Logistics Business Magazine

BluJay Solutions has launched BluIQ by BluJay, a data and insight analysis tool that offers real-time, actionable supply chain data in a configurable visual dashboard. The post BluJay Launches Data Insight and Analysis Tool appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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How to Craft the Perfect Product Page on Amazon

Ship Monk

While it might seem like an afterthought in the grand scheme of things, an eye-catching product page is one of the major keys to Amazon success. Put yourself in your customers’ shoes — would you be more drawn to a clear, visually appealing product page or to a messy, disorganized one?

New Web Tool to help Fleet Owners Double their Loads

Logistics Business Magazine

Digital road freight platform, Ontruck has rolled out a new free web tool to help fleet managers increase volumes of loads and improve their overall business ratio in one, easy-to-use solution.

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Successful Product Innovation Requires Supply Chain Insight

Material Handling and Logistics

“The costs of a new product’s supply chain can easily outstrip its profit generation, and consistently poor new product initiative management leads to SKU complexity, which can cripple the company’s supply chain.”. Innovation is an imperative in the business world, but of the tens of thousands of new products launched each year, an estimated 80% to 90% fail. It also outlines nine best practices to ensure that new product initiatives increase value.

20 Material Handling Tools to Lift You Up

Material Handling and Logistics

Feeling the weight of production dragging you down? Take a look at the latest material handling equipment from the directory that will make work a breeze again

4 Google Tools Service Company Owners Can Use to Help Increase Leads


There are multiple Google marketing tools to help you grow your business and build on your brand across many platforms, such as Google Ads, Local Services Ads, Google Guarantee, and Google My Business. Not familiar with this list of Google tools? Time To Read: 6 minutes.

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How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?


The quantity of each product. However, rapid growth and diversification of products are making shippers, manufacturers, and suppliers rethink their business strategy. In other words, consumers can get practically anything they want at a moment’s notice, and more consumers are expressing a willingness to wait for a product a few days if free shipping is a possibility.

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3 Tools to Minimize Waste: A Boon to Lean Manufacturing Strategies


Most of the manufacturing industries have already incorporated lean manufacturing strategies to undermine the non-additive materials from their products. Companies of all sizes are incorporating the lean principles and realizing a dramatic improvement in quality, productivity and most importantly customer experience. The 3 Most Important Tools for Lean Manufacturing Strategies 1.) Sorting: It involves removal of waste and non-additive materials and refining the product.

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The Best Google Tools Small Business Owners Should Be Utilizing to Grow Their Leads and Reach


There are multiple Google marketing tools to help you grow your business and build on your brand across many platforms, such as Google Ads, Local Services Ads, Google Guarantee, and Google My Business. . Not familiar with this list of Google tools? Time To Read: 6 minutes.

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