Kion strategy adapts to digitization trends

DC Velocity

StrategyDematic acquisition and hot lift truck demand contribute to $9.4 billion revenue, firm says.

Freight Tech Trends with Mike Mulqueen

The Logistics of Logistics

Freight Tech Trends with Mike Mulqueen. Mike Mulqueen and Joe Lynch discuss freight tech trends. Mike is a Partner and Strategy Practice Lead at JBF Consulting a company that integrates a supply chain execution strategy and systems for logistics-intensive companies.

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5 Trends Shaping Logistics with Ben Gordon

The Logistics of Logistics

5 Trends Shaping Logistics with Ben Gordon. Ben Gordon and Joe Lynch discuss 5 trends shaping logistics and supply chain. In the interview, Ben reviews and discussed trends and interesting companies in ecommerce, final mile, cold chain, reverse logistics, and fulfillment.

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2021 Trucking Trends and Predictions

Freight Center

When it comes to your supply chain and small business shipping strategy, and we have some good news to share with you! Leave your crystal ball in storage because we already looked into the future for you and found these 2021 trucking trends and predictions to look out for in the year ahead.

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

Join us for this insightful webinar with Cathy Morrow Roberson, Head Analyst at Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC, and learn the key areas to help prove that implementing automation is a sound financial strategy.

Enterprise shippers’ top 6 logistics strategies to know

FreightWaves SONAR

Adjusting current logistics strategies demonstrated the second great challenge of the pandemic. Embracing new and improved logistics strategies remains the best way to adapt to clients’ changing demands in 2021 and beyond. Strong and versatile logistics strategies depend on this data.

How Continued Market Volatility is Shaping Supply Chain Strategy

Food Logistics

Shippers that can remain flexible and agile in anticipating and reacting to evolving consumer trends, rather than relying on past seasonality, will be well-positioned for success in 2021 and beyond.

E-Commerce Parcel Global Trends


However, shippers that understand the e-commerce parcel global trends can take steps to prepare and refine their shipping strategies to ensure a disruption-free operation. The post E-Commerce Parcel Global Trends appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. E-Commerce Logistics TrendsE-commerce is growing at an annual rate of 10 percent, and if growth accelerates, the logistics industry could suffer a dramatic collapse of service and capability.

Factors that Shape LTL and Truckload Trends

Freight Center

However, understanding these changes or updates in market conditions can help you build a strong shipping strategy and identify holes in your current shipping needs. Below, we break down some of the factors that shape LTL and truckload trends.

Essential Strategies for Alignment of Sustainable Procurement

SIPMM Professional Publications

Global think tanks and analysts expect upcoming trends towards companies being pressured […]. The post Essential Strategies for Alignment of Sustainable Procurement appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Today, companies are increasingly recognizing the importance of sustainable procurement.

5 Tips to Advance Your Career as a Technical Recruiter

This step-by-step guide is designed to provide technical recruiters with tips and tricks to achieve tangible results that accelerate their recruiting efforts—and career.

3 Tips For Shipping Strategy Success In 2021

GoShip Blog

And while uncertainty still hangs over many businesses, others are adopting new practices to shore up their shipping strategies in a post-COVID marketplace. Preparing a successful shipping strategy for 2021. Another trend that would hardly go unnoticed is the surge in digitalization.

Optimizing Your Truckload Shipping Strategy

GoShip Blog

Creating and sticking to the right truckload shipping strategy can enhance your overall efforts, save money, and increase profitability. How to optimize your truckload shipping strategy.

Truckload Tactics for 2020: Balance Strategy to Control Cost

Talking Logistics

Truckload rates and capacity should not create concerns for shippers managing a proper procurement strategy during the first half of 2020. However, pending legislation and rising fuel costs, as well as unpredictable economic and climate trends create challenges to a shippers’ ability to control cost. Read more Truckload Tactics for 2020: Balance Strategy to Control Cost.

Stop Bleeding Money with Outdated Freight Bidding Strategies

CLX Logistics

Let’s look at the facts – the percentage of supply chain managers using new analytics tools and services to develop better bidding strategies has increased from 17% in 2017 to more than 30% in 2020. Procurement Event Strategies. Continuing with CLX LaneLogix as our example platform, another critical feature is the ability to design and develop competitive go-to-market procurement event strategies with world-class support from the team at CLX Logistics.

Editor’s Choice: Retailers: Is Your Transportation Strategy Ready for Peak Season?

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Editor’s Choice: Retailers: Is Your Transportation Strategy Ready for Peak Season? Inventory Management Logistics Trends Omni-channel logistics Retail Transportation Management Systems COVID-19 peak seasonNote: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Choice” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide supply chain insights and advice. This week, Logitsyx Technologies asks if retailers are ready for peak season.

Supply Chain Strategy: How a TMS Keeps Leaders Strategic to Spin up Critical Initiatives


Maintaining a functional supply chain network takes a lot of work, collaboration, and careful monitoring of market trends. Developing a sound supply chain strategy is one of the first things managers must do.

Optimize Your E-commerce Returns Strategy With Real-Time Data


To reap the rewards of a data-driven e-commerce returns strategy, logistics leaders should follow these steps: Keep all stakeholders working together and sharing the right information with related communications via API-integrated systems.

2021 Logistics Outlook: Emerging Trends In Warehousing


As COVID-19 continues to reshape the supply chain, we're looking ahead to the emerging trends in warehousing you need to be aware of to ensure your organization thrives in 2021. Five Emerging Trends In Warehousing To Prepare For In 2021. Revise HR strategies.

[PODCAST] A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies


Listen to “A Comprehensive Discussion on Lean Supply Chain Strategies” on Spreaker. Lean Supply Chain & Supply Chain Optimization Resources Logistics Service Level Agreement and Logistics Key Performance Indicators: A White Paper Download White Paper Why Blockchain will Create Extreme Supply Chain Management Optimization Download White Paper The Top Supply Chain Trends that Will More. Lean Podcast Supply Chain lean supply chain strategies

Key Warehouse & Contract Logistics Trends from 2020

Now, That's Logistics

During a year when e-commerce sales skyrocketed, the global pandemic impacted supply chains around the globe, and transportation capacity contracted across most modes, while companies worked to get their logistics strategies realigned with this “new normal” operating environment.

5 E-Commerce Inventory Management Strategies to Know | VIDEO


And the ability to reorder in anticipation of future trends can feel downright impossible. The post 5 E-Commerce Inventory Management Strategies to Know | VIDEO appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

6 Key Trends Affecting Supply Chain and Logistics in 2017

247 Customs Broker

Call it a cop-out if you like, but predicting which logistics and supply chain trends will make a difference to businesses in… The post 6 Key Trends Affecting Supply Chain and Logistics in 2017 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

2021 Outlook: Small Business Trends

GoShip Blog

COVID-19 and the economic fallout have highlighted the weak points in companies’ strategy , inventory, marketing, and transportation. So, anticipating future trends in the face of so much uncertainty is more vital than ever. Key small business trends in 2021.

Three Logistics Trends to Look Out For in 2020

MTS Logistics

With heightened levels of consumer demand not looking to slow down any time soon, this article by business packaging experts, No1 Packaging , will provide you with three key logistics trends you need to be aware of in order to stay on top of future global supply chain management methods.

Logistics Industry AGV Market Prediction, Strategies, Trends and SWOT Analysis 2020-2026

247 Customs Broker

“ Los Angeles, United State, July 2020,– – The Logistics Industry AGV market research report added by QYResearch, is an in-depth analysis of the latest… The post Logistics Industry AGV Market Prediction, Strategies, Trends and SWOT Analysis 2020-2026 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

Technology Trends in Road Freight

GoShip Blog

Certain trends in the transportation and trucking industry are placing a focus on certain road freight technology. What are the key technology trends in road freight? Sustainability is a huge trend in the trucking industry.

5 more truckload shipping strategies for enterprise shippers

FreightWaves SONAR

However, enterprise shippers can make a comeback by implementing smart truckload shipping strategies by retooling and putting freight forecasting power to work. And these additional five shipping strategies can help enterprise shippers maximize recovery and boost profits.

Top E-Commerce Trends in 2019

Talking Logistics

Top trends shaping e-commerce in 2019: Improved shopping experience on mobile devices. Social media is one of the main strategies driving e-commerce. The post Top E-Commerce Trends in 2019 appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. For consumers e-commerce is increasingly the preferred method for shopping. Younger shoppers already embrace it and more frequently older shoppers are as well.

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2021 Supply Chain and Inventory Management Trends


2021 Supply Chain and Inventory Management Trends for the US. Here we are, one year later, trying to determine the 2021 supply chain and inventory management trends to adopt.

How COVID-19 Will Cause Permanent Changes in Manufacturing Strategies

Supply Chain Brain

In this conversation with SupplyChainBrain Editor-in-Chief Bob Bowman, Tony Uphoff, President and Chief Executive Officer of ThomasNet, reveals the findings of the company’s latest North American Manufacturing Trends report, covering the fourth quarter of 2020

Are You Strategic about Data-Driven Logistics Strategy?

Logistics Problem Solving

Logistics strategy has evolved over the past few years. This put a lot of pressure on shippers as the old strategy of yelling louder at their carrier was no longer effective to reduce costs. The trend is now towards being data-driven with the data dictating the strategies. As a result, shippers essentially have gone from subjectively strategic, using strategies based on hunches, to objectively strategic with strategies driven by data.

How the Pandemic Will Permanently Transform Sourcing Strategies

Supply Chain Brain

When it comes to global manufacturing and sourcing strategies, the coronavirus pandemic has amplified and accelerated a number of trends that were already well underway before it began

Develop a Strategy to Combat Dimensional Pricing


This strategy ultimately led to unprofitable operation ratios, subpar delivery performance and ultimately the bankruptcy of some major carriers. Interestingly New Century transport, which was founded by Jevic‘s founder, adopted a similar strategy ending in the exact same fate.

Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019


Shippers that wish to succeed in 2019 need to know the top trucking and freight management trends for 2019 and how they will affect shipping practices, global trade, last-mile , and even drivers. Strategy Redevelopment to Meet Global Trade Challenges Will Be Among Top Supply Chain 2019 Trends According to Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez , companies are looking for ways to redefine strategies to address global trade challenges.