Shipping line reliability and accountability now ‘a thing of the past’

The LoadStar

In one typical example, the international transport manager for a furniture company claims accountability and reliability are now a “thing of the past”, while playing the blame game is the new top trend.

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.

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Logistics ‘rookie’ Cainiao claims its new services will be cheaper and reliable

The LoadStar

However, Cainiao, Alibaba’s logistics arm, has pledged cheaper, more reliable shipping services to its customers – and promised to compensate them for delays. The post Logistics ‘rookie’ Cainiao claims its new services will be cheaper and reliable appeared first on The Loadstar.

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.

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.

Improving Supply-Chain Reliability with Prescriptive Analytics

Supply Chain Brain

In the current retail environment, supply chain reliability reigns supreme. Customers and stores alike depend on their supply chains to deliver the right products, in the right quantities, to the right place, and at the right time

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

More Inventory Reliability, More Customers

Logistics Business Magazine

The post More Inventory Reliability, More Customers appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Can the U.S. Establish a Reliable Domestic Supply of PPE?

Supply Chain Brain

The coronavirus pandemic has led to severe shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) needed to protect Americans from the disease. The crisis has revealed an overreliance on imported supplies, particularly from China

Reliable Products, Attention to Specific Needs

Logistics Business Magazine

Gruppo Grendi has developed a wide range of services by selecting reliable suppliers to support their daily activities. It is precisely from a need for reliability that Yale was selected to provide solutions to upgrade the efficiency of their warehouse, sited in Porto Canale, Cagliari.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Fast, Reliable, and now even Safer

Logistics Business Magazine

This enables the “sprinter” among low lift pallet trucks to tackle all tasks reliably and quickly. The post Fast, Reliable, and now even Safer appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

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.

Asia-US ocean reliability falls to new low

247 Customs Broker

… The post Asia-US ocean reliability falls to new low appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Asia–North America vessel on-time performance in October plunged to 32.1 percent to the West Coast and 34.5 percent to the East Coast. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com.… 3PL Features Logistics Magazine Archive Uncategorized customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Can the U.S. Establish a Reliable Domestic Supply of PPE?

247 Customs Broker

Establish a Reliable Domestic Supply of PPE? The coronavirus pandemic has led to severe shortages of personal protective equipment (PPE) needed to protect Americans from the disease. The crisis has revealed an… The post Can the U.S. appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. 3PL Features Magazine Archive Uncategorized customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

The Beauty of a Reliable Order Picking System

Logistics Business Magazine

A reliable order picking system is therefore vital. The post The Beauty of a Reliable Order Picking System appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine. With e-commerce on the rise, customers are looking for their orders to be delivered quickly, often by the next day.

What It Will Take to Create a Reliable Domestic Supply Chain for PPE

Supply Chain Brain

The coronavirus pandemic uncovered a serious shortfall in the supply of personal protective equipment (PPE) manufactured within the U.S.

Bio-Pharmaceutical Logistics Market Analysis, Reliability And Innovations in Technology, 2020-2026

247 Customs Broker

This Report Focuses on the Major… The post Bio-Pharmaceutical Logistics Market Analysis, Reliability And Innovations in Technology, 2020-2026 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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.

Bio-Pharmaceutical Logistics Market Analysis, Reliability And Innovations in Technology, 2020-2026 – Murphy’s Hockey Law

247 Customs Broker

This Report Focuses on the Major… The post Bio-Pharmaceutical Logistics Market Analysis, Reliability And Innovations in Technology, 2020-2026 – Murphy’s Hockey Law appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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.

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

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