Carrier reliability reaches new nadir in Q1

Supply Chain and Logistics

If they cannot fix the reliability problem they will soon be pre-empted by those who do. Intra-Asia specialist MCC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Maersk Group, achieved a highly commendable monthly average on-time … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Supply Chains ocean shipping reliabilityOcean carriers need to worry big time.

Reliable Communications Solution for the Transport Sector

Logistics Business Magazine

Global communications solution provider Hytera Push-to-Talk over Cellular (PoC) devices offer a highly reliable communication solution. The post Reliable Communications Solution for the Transport Sector appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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5 characteristics of reliable freight shipping services.

Freightquote

Reliable freight shipping services are hard to come by. We’re sharing the top 5 characteristics of freight shippers you can rely on. Learn more

5 characteristics of reliable freight shipping services.

Freightquote

Reliable freight shipping services are hard to come by. We’re sharing the top 5 characteristics of freight shippers you can rely on. Learn more

Five Essential Pieces of a Prospecting Solution

As organizations chase new revenue targets, B2B sales leaders must examine cutting edge prospecting solutions that proactively help reps identify, connect with, and close qualified buyers faster. This eBook aims to help B2B sales leaders better understand the five essential features your prospecting solution must include.

Cloud WMS: A Platform for Reliability, Scalability, and Performance

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Cloud WMS: A Platform for Reliability, Scalability, and Performance appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. WMS ia a mission-critical application, the backbone of warehouse operations.Cloud applications running on leading enterprise cloud infrastructure offer extremely high availability. The architecture and algorithms dynamically scale cloud computing capacity to handle customers’ increasing volumes. Oracle WMS Cloud, for example, is a zero-downtime application.

The Most Reliable Supply Chain…Without Technology?

Cerasis

If you’re ready to go back to basics and create a more reliable supply chain through increased communication, collaboration and trust, contact GO Productivity and ask about our Supply Chain Collaboration Simulation. Twitter The post The Most Reliable Supply Chain…Without Technology? Editor’s Note: This is a blog post about remembering the fundamentals in order to achieve success.

Aerial Lift Maintenance to Improve Machine Reliability

Conger

To increase your equipment’s reliability and productivity in the field, follow these best practices when it comes to aerial lift maintenance. Potential reliability issues are cheaper and easier to fix the earlier they’re spotted. So, the ability to quickly order and receive OEM parts, along with the age of units serviced by your aerial lift dealer , are important factors for your equipment’s reliability.

UP re-shuffles executive suite amid Fritz's call for better service reliability

DC Velocity

28; company re-aligns reporting structure; Chairman and CEO says railroad `must deliver a more consistent, reliable service' TransportationCOO leaves position and will retire Feb.

Schedule reliability is key to efficient container shipping and supply chains

The LoadStar

The post Schedule reliability is key to efficient container shipping and supply chains appeared first on The Loadstar. Loadstar posts News Sea Container Shipping MarineTraffic Schedule reliability shippers Supply chain visibilityPoor communication on vessel arrival time is the biggest pain-point for container shippers, according to MarineTraffic.

How Georgia-Pacific Turned Their Supply Chain into a Competitive Advantage

Georgia-Pacific, one of the world's leading manufacturers of tissue, pulp and paper and supplier to top brands like Brawny, Angel Soft and DIXIE, trusts ClearMetal for their supply chain requirements. Read the case study to hear how one company turned the reliability and transparency of its supply chain into distinct competitive advantages.

Shippers welcome plan for new index to improve liner reliability

The LoadStar

Shanghai Shipping Exchange (SSE) and software solutions provider Cargosmart have teamed up to tackle vessel reliability concerns among shippers. . They will work together to develop a new method of calculating schedule reliability on key tradelanes to help shippers optimise their supply chains. . According to reports, global containership reliability hovers at an embarrassing 80%, and chief commercial officer of Cargosmart Lionel Louie believes this.

Aerial Lift Maintenance to Improve Machine Reliability

Conger

To increase your equipment’s reliability and productivity in the field, follow these best practices when it comes to aerial lift maintenance. Potential reliability issues are cheaper and easier to fix the earlier they’re spotted. So, the ability to quickly order and receive OEM parts, along with the age of units serviced by your aerial lift dealer , are important factors for your equipment’s reliability.

eeSea reveals a more in-depth probe into liner schedule reliability

The LoadStar

Launching its first Schedule Reliability Report, covering 2019, the maritime and supply chain intelligence company said it was focused on “visibility and predictive analysis for the global container shipping industry”. The post eeSea reveals a more in-depth probe into liner schedule reliability appeared first on The Loadstar. Land Loadstar posts News Sea eeSea Evergreen Hapag-Lloyd Maersk ONE Paradoxes of Port Productivity Port of Tilbury Schedule reliability Zim

Hapag-Lloyd signs up with Portchain in a bid to improve schedule reliability

The LoadStar

Portchain has signed up Hapag-Lloyd for its AI-powered advanced fleet planning solutions, a further sign carriers are getting serious about improving schedule reliability. Using predictive algorithms to flag potential disruptions in shipping schedules, Portchain said the software can help a carrier increase its planning horizon, improve schedule reliability and reduce fuel costs. “We Loadstar posts News Sea Hapag-Lloyd Portchain Schedule reliability

[Video] The Micro-Carrier Challenge: Building a Reliable and Sustainable Trucking Capacity Network

Talking Logistics

The post [Video] The Micro-Carrier Challenge: Building a Reliable and Sustainable Trucking Capacity Network appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Geoff Turner, Founder and CEO of Choptank , and Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools , discuss what it takes to build a reliable and sustainable capacity network in trucking.

Miles Transport returns to MaxiTRANS for reliable reefers

Refrigerated Transporter

Miles Transport, a refrigerated carrier in Australia, leans on MaxiTRANS for trailers that keep fragile goods like fresh-cut flowers and produce cool and safe. The company owns 12 prime movers and 13 trailers, 12 of which are Maxi-CUBE reefer traile

The Micro-Carrier Challenge: Building a Reliable and Sustainable Trucking Capacity Network

Talking Logistics

And what’s the role of technology in enabling a better way to build a sustainable and reliable capacity network? The post The Micro-Carrier Challenge: Building a Reliable and Sustainable Trucking Capacity Network appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Shippers seeking reliability are eyeing sea/air services to avoid congestion

The LoadStar

Poor ocean reliability and high air freight rates are leading to a new focus on sea/air combinations – especially in the run-up to the peak season. The post Shippers seeking reliability are eyeing sea/air services to avoid congestion appeared first on The Loadstar. Air Loadstar posts News Sea Supply chain air cargo Asia-Europe Bangladesh Dubai Peak season Schedule reliability Sea-air Singapore

Reliable Voice Recognition while Wearing a Mask

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Reliable Voice Recognition while Wearing a Mask appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. The coronavirus has taken hold around the world, and all parts of the economy have a duty to help slow the spread of the virus. An increasing number of logistics firms are implementing measures to maintain operations and protect their workforce. Masks, or even simple face coverings, are now standard items of clothing in many warehouses, as they are in everyday life.

New index to improve liner reliability

Supply Chain and Logistics

Alexander Whiteman mentions that the Shanghai Shipping Exchange (SSE) and Cargosmart are defining a new index of carrier reliability. Current reliability is around 80%. A good reliability index should prove … Continue reading → Logistics Service Management Shipping Supply Chains container shipping customer serviceThat means 1 in 5 ships are not arriving on time.

Container Drayage Companies: Securing Reliable Capacity Despite the Driver Shortage

West Coast and California Logistics

As container volumes at West Coast ports continue to increase year after year, it’s becoming more difficult to move those containers inland. The problem? Container drayage companies simply don’t have enough drivers to meet demand. And, when you are fortunate enough to secure dray capacity, you can expect to pay 10 to 15% more than you were just a few years ago. Port Logistics Drayage

Supply Chain Management Best Practices: Reliability

PLS Logistics

Supply chain reliability refers to the degree to which a supply chain yields consistent performance. Increasing reliability, reducing inventory and preparing for demand are top priorities for supply chain professionals. Supply chain reliability is essential in implementing an operative supply chain management strategy since it enhances productivity and cuts costs. Reliability warrants inventory to be delivered to customers’ on-time.

Carrier reliability reaches new nadir in Q1 as premium services gain ground

The LoadStar

Ocean carrier schedule reliability is heading towards a new two-year low point, opening the way for the launch of more niche express premium services. The post Carrier reliability reaches new nadir in Q1 as premium services gain ground appeared first on The Loadstar. Loadstar posts News Sea Supply chain ANL CMA CGM CNC container lines HMM Maersk MCC MSC Safmarine Schedule reliability Transpacific Wan Hai

Airlines and Postal Companies Cooperate Globally for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network

Airfreight Logistics

Ultimately, this agreement will benefit consumers through more reliable and faster delivery of cross-border mail and packets transported by air,” said Holger Winklbauer, CEO of IPC. The post Airlines and Postal Companies Cooperate Globally for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

IATA Report: Airlines and Posts Cooperate for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network

Airfreight Logistics

Ultimately, this agreement will benefit consumers through more reliable and faster delivery of cross-border mail and packets transported by air,” said Holger Winklbauer, CEO of IPC. The post IATA Report: Airlines and Posts Cooperate for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network appeared first on Airfreight Logistics.

Intermodal the key to boosting efficiency and reliability and going greener

The LoadStar

In addition to benefiting the environment, increasing operational efficiency and reliability, this new approach could break down the previously siloed relationships between transport modes and inspire businesses to work together to find the most cost-effective, efficient transport. The post Intermodal the key to boosting efficiency and reliability and going greener appeared first on The Loadstar.

Guide to make business only with reliable freight forwarder

247 Customs Broker

How to choose a reliable freight forwarder? We… The post Guide to make business only with reliable freight forwarder appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Check out everything you need to know to make sure you will find a good logistics partner. Business & Sales Features customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Shippers push carriers toward bespoke container services to boost reliability

The LoadStar

Shippers exasperated by a reduction in container lines’ service quality and reliability suggested to delegates at this weeks TOC Container Supply Chain event in Singapore that carriers could benefit from providing more bespoke container services and concentrating the capacity management efforts on secondary trades. The post Shippers push carriers toward bespoke container services to boost reliability appeared first on The Loadstar.

JIT shipping could cut surging fuel costs and boost schedule reliability

The LoadStar

Just-in-time (JIT) vessel arrivals could answer two of container shipping’s most pressing problems: surging fuel costs and poor schedule reliability. The post JIT shipping could cut surging fuel costs and boost schedule reliability appeared first on The Loadstar. Vessel tracking specialist MarineTraffic is working with the IMO’s Global Industry Alliance (GIA) to slash the time containerships spend idling outside ports by implementing a “JIT sailing” concept.

Intermodal services in a dip as CSX ‘rationalises’ its network to regain reliability

The LoadStar

The post Intermodal services in a dip as CSX ‘rationalises’ its network to regain reliability appeared first on The Loadstar. US rail operator CSX’s intermodal division may have closed 2018 on the up, but this year has begun with “leaves on the line” Its first-quarter earnings statement reveals a 5% dip in revenue ($428m) and volumes, and points the finger of blame at the “rationalisation” of its domestic network.

Versatility and Reliability Claimed for Sleeve Pack

Logistics Business Magazine

The post Versatility and Reliability Claimed for Sleeve Pack appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. Since its launch almost two years ago, Goplasticpallets.com’s CabCube 1210 9F has been purchased and trialled for storing and distributing a wide range of products across multiple industry sectors, with customer feedback suggesting this could be THE most versatile sleeve pack available on the market. CabCube in use.

Airlines and Postal Companies Cooperate Globally for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network – Airfreight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Post Corporation (IPC) have today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to reinforce cooperation between the… The post Airlines and Postal Companies Cooperate Globally for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network – Airfreight Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

IATA Report: Airlines and Posts Cooperate for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network – Airfreight Logistics

247 Customs Broker

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Post Corporation (IPC) have announced the signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to reinforce cooperation between… The post IATA Report: Airlines and Posts Cooperate for a Sustainable and Reliable Cross-border Airmail Network – Airfreight Logistics appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Container shipping service levels dropping as costs and rates rise

The LoadStar

As well as a massive withdrawal of capacity since the start of the Covid-19 crisis – 468 blanked departures on east-west trades – the analyst said schedule reliability had been “extremely low”. “In Loadstar posts News Sea capacity crunch Drewry Rollovers Schedule reliability shipping lines