Survey: How E-Commerce Trends Impact Final Mile


The post Survey: How E-Commerce Trends Impact Final Mile appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. E-Commerce Logistics Final Mile Trends final mileE-commerce shows excellent promise and growth, and its impact will resound throughout the logistics industry. Unfortunately, the rate of growth remains inconsistent with the growth of logistics, and it rests on a tipping point.

Borderlands: Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds

The Supply Chain Journal

Embracing tech standards before pandemic benefited manufacturers, survey finds. Survey. The survey, which polled 100 CFOs from different manufacturing sectors, also said that companies embracing Industry 4.0 We’re just seeing that trend elevate more and more year over year.” .


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Consumers to spend 4 percent more this holiday season, NRF survey shows

DC Velocity

Omnichannel buying trends continue, as fifty percent of consumers surveyed say they will buy online and pick up in store. Omnichannel

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Commodity price surge highlights American Express’ first B2B spend survey

The Supply Chain Journal

s (NYSE:AXP) first-ever survey of global business-to-business (B2B) expenditures. over the same period in 2020, according to the survey. These were all by far the largest percentage increases among the nine spending subcategories tracked by the survey. companies will spend 6.4%

COVID concerns expected to goose Mother’s Day shipping volumes, UPS survey finds

The Supply Chain Journal

based respondents to a survey commissioned by UPS Inc. In all, about 37% of the respondents said they planned to ship their Mother’s Day gift this year, according to the survey, the first that Atlanta-based UPS has ever commissioned on the holiday, which falls on Sunday.

Analyzing the cost of container scarcity and port congestion on freight operations – market survey & results

Shipping and Freight Resource

The congestion also has to do with a trend reversal in economic trade activity. A report will be developed based on the survey responses and will be sent out to the respondents’ email addresses upon release. News Shipping container scarcity market survey p44 port congestion

2021 Warehouse/DC Equipment Survey: Preparing for post-pandemic volumes

Logistics Management

In this year’s annual survey, the disruption of the past year certainly influenced some short-term trends, but respondents are optimistic going forward.

Warehouse Management Trends 2020: The Role of Warehouse Prowess on Efficient Shipping


According to Roberto Michel of Logistics Management, warehouse management trends of 2020 will reflect an increasing focus on more profitability, efficiency, business scalability, and continuous improvement. Trends Warehouse Warehouse Management Trends

Survey of motorists’ reckless behavior should be wake-up call for commercial fleets, Travelers says

The Supply Chain Journal

A survey from insurance giant The Travelers Cos. The 2021 Travelers Risk Index, a survey of 1,001 U.S. About 19% said they took videos or pictures with their mobile devices while they were in motion, up from 10% before the pandemic, according to the survey.

Key Warehouse & Contract Logistics Trends from 2020

Now, That's Logistics

Here at DB Schenker, we’re watching these trends closely and coming up with ways to facilitate that supply chain,” says Franco, “and stay ahead of the game in positioning solutions that will help the health care givers and patients.”.

2021 Top 5 Trends in Labeling

Logistics Management

Download the latest report to learn how nearly 1,000 professionals from organizations across the globe responded to Loftware’s annual survey on labeling

Who orders $2,900 worth of perfume on DoorDash? That and other fun delivery trends from 2021

The Supply Chain Journal

2020 was a year filled with many unknowns and as we settle into 2021, the past six months have continued to show the resilience of businesses, restaurants and people nationwide as we forge closer to a reopened world,” DoorDash wrote on a blog entry announcing the survey result.

“Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey” deserves our attention

Logistics Management

Logistics Trends & Insights LLC, an Atlanta, Georgia-based consultancy, is conducting its third “Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey," and invites LM readers to participate

New Gartner survey takes deep dive into global sourcing and supply chain resiliency

Logistics Management

A new survey released this week by global research and advisory company Gartner examines how the trend of moving sourcing and manufacturing operations out of China is on the rise, for global supply chain leaders.

Subcom Market Showing Positive Trends, Says Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

The future of the UK’s fast expanding subscription box market (subcom) looks bright if trends in the US are anything to go by – according to a new State of Subscription Commerce survey. The trends support similar research by the Royal Mail which shows the UK subcom market is set to grow by 72 per cent and be valued at £1 billion by 2022. The post Subcom Market Showing Positive Trends, Says Survey appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Research in Focus: Sourcing Trends and Concerns

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: Our “ Research in Focus ” series highlights research conducted by select partners on timely and important trends impacting supply chain and logistics professionals today. Below is an excerpt from a report published recently by Amber Road and the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) titled “ The Trade Trends Report: 2017 Report on Sourcing, Trade, and e-commerce.” The findings were derived from an online survey of 250 executives at leading U.S.

Watch: The Age of Industry 4.0: Trends in Manufacturing

Supply Chain Brain

Maurice Liddell, principal and senior client executive with BDO, examines the results of a survey of manufacturers and their efforts to adopt new technologies in keeping with the age of “Industry 4.0

DHL Express SME survey reveals pain points for logistics managers

Logistics Management

As the landscape of international trade continues to evolve, DHL Express recently conducted a survey polling U.S. small and medium-sized businesses, including its customers, to capture their perspectives on current international trade trends, challenges, and opportunities

Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

Our research goal is to capture measurable insights into the rapidly changing fulfillment environment and the direction of change going forward, whether it be acceleration of existing trends, deceleration of existing trends, reversion to prior practices, or a new path forward.

2020 Top 5 Trends in Labeling and Packaging

Logistics Management

Every year, Loftware conducts a survey to get a pulse on labeling trends impacting businesses and global supply chains

5 Key Trends Driving Supply Chain Innovation

Talking Logistics

Trend #1: Customers Buying Experience Not Products. According to the Geodis 2017 Supply Chain Worldwide Survey , organizations that invest more in supply chain see greater EBIT (earnings before income tax) in their business. #2 Trend #3: Serving Every Customer with their Own Optimized Micro Supply Chain. Trend #4: Building an Ecosystem that is Actionable. Trend #5: Supply Chain Visibility Is Much Broader than Track and Trace.

35th Annual Salary Survey: Compensation matters more than ever

Logistics Management

With the aging of the industry’s workforce, this trend will need a correction While job satisfaction remains the primary reason for today’s logistics managers to stay with one company, salaries are barely keeping pace with inflation.

Top Trends in Freight Forwarder Digitization


This trend moved forward in exciting ways in 2019. We also surveyed eight digital freight forwarders and the five largest ocean carriers for FCL quotes to get a sense of the growing competition that forwarders are facing and how these compare in their digitization efforts. .

Order Fulfillment Upheaval: Understanding the Rapidly Changing Fulfillment Environment

Logistics Viewpoints

Our research goal is to capture measurable insights into the rapidly changing fulfillment environment and the direction of change going forward, whether it be acceleration of existing trends, deceleration of existing trends, reversion to prior practices, or a new path forward.

Peak-Season Shipping Trends Shifting due to E-commerce


Such trends are fueled by a rise in e-Commerce fulfillment frameworks as well as the ongoing transactions involving personal protective equipment (PPE) which is mainly due to the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. A recent survey of factories in China seems to point towards this trend.

Survey Finds Significant Success in the 3PL Industry Across the Supply Chain Industry


This post is from a press release sent to us regarding the recent survey of the 3PL industry. This survey continues to point towards the success 3PLs are having for their clients. Survey Points to Continued Success of Shippers and the 3PL Industry. The annual surveys, which this year included the CEOs of 30 of the world's largest 3PLs, found that more than 80 percent of the companies surveyed were profitable in 2014.

Convey survey takes a long look at shoppers’ holiday shipping expectations

Logistics Management

In its annual holiday survey, entitled “Last Mile Delivery Wars: How to Keep Retail Promises and Win with Reliability,” which was based on feedback from 2,500 United States-based consumers and focused on trends and themes that Convey said will define the holiday online shopping experience for now and into the future, things like costs, and speed received top billing

7 Distribution Operations Issues Highlighted in Industrial Distribution’s 68th Annual Survey


The results have been tabulated for the 68th annual Survey of Distribution Operations. By identifying the most pressing concerns in the industry, the survey provides statistics and conclusions which the distributors can use to help maintain their business evolution in our technology based world. This year the trend continues, as 83% of the surveyed group reports as MRO (maintenance, repair, and operations) carriers.

Food & Beverage Industry Study 2015

Mazars Ledger

The survey… The post Food & Beverage Industry Study 2015 appeared first on Insights Center - Mazars - United States. Mazars USA LLP is pleased to announce the results of the 2015 Food & Beverage Industry Study.

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Chip shortage will have ‘severe impact’ on 93% of auto industry

The Supply Chain Journal

The chip shortage has been going on long enough to generate some survey data, and there are some positive things to be found there, but overall the picture is bleak. Newsletters Transmission BMW chip shortage Pirelli survey Tires

Sustainability and Visibility Climbing Supply Chain Agenda, Says Survey

Logistics Business Magazine

The index looks at the constantly changing state of growth in the manufacturing, distribution, and retail industries along with what trends impact the bottom line. This online survey was conducted in March 2020 by global research firm Dimensional Research.

3 Supply Chain Trends to Keep on Your 2019 Radar

Logistics Bureau

3 Supply Chain Trends to Track in 2019. However, this year hasn’t quite closed out yet (at the time of writing), so in the true spirit of just-in-time delivery, here’s a quick appraisal of three current trends that I believe will come on stronger, and perhaps become some of the most important to supply chain operators in 2019. Trend #1: Warehouses are Getting Smarter. Source : Logistics Management 2018 Distribution Center Survey. .

Thanksgiving Survey: Cyber Monday Grabs Spending, Mass Merchants Are Top Physical Destinations

Material Handling and Logistics

This year, 45% or nearly half, of people in the survey told us they remain undecided which retailer they’ll shop over the weekend.”. Results from the survey include the following: --Holiday shoppers say they’ll spend an average of $420 between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday, and 88% expect to spend more or the same on the holiday season than they originally intended. .

Special Digital Issue: An Evaluation of Warehouse Operation and Trends

Logistics Management

In each wave, the survey was administered via email invitation to subscribers of Logistics Management magazine The report compares this year’s findings to 2017, 2016 and 2015 results.

“Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey” deserves our attention

247 Customs Broker

Logistics Trends & Insights LLC , an Atlanta, Georgia-based consultancy, is conducting its third “Evolving Freight Forwarding Survey, and invites LM readers to participate. In our 2017 survey, 92% of respondents noted that digitization brings value to forwarders,” says Roberson. The 2017 survey found that while 45% of respondents indicated that technology investment was how forwarders would differentiate, niche services was a close behind at 42%.