Howard Tenens wins Cromwell Tools contract

The LoadStar

Leicestershire based Tools supplier Cromwell Tools, has chosen Howard Tenens as their distribution partner to facilitate their national branch distribution from Q3 2018. The post Howard Tenens wins Cromwell Tools contract appeared first on The Loadstar.

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GHS Label Compliance Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

OnlineLabels.com has launched a label generator tool for companies handling hazardous chemicals

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Bourque Logistics offers tool to track performance measures

DC Velocity

Cloud-based business intelligence dashboard to identify trends and inefficiencies, firm says. Technology

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Supply Chain Transformation Readiness Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

TECSYS Inc. has launched an IDN (integrated delivery network) Readiness Assessment for Supply Chain Transformation for the healthcare industry

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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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Sprint opens online marketplace for IoT tools

DC Velocity

Website offers Internet of Things applications for businesses of all sizes, company says. Technology

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Driver Vehicle Inspection Report Tool

Material Handling and Logistics

EROAD has introduced EROAD Inspect, an in-vehicle driver vehicle inspection report (DVIR) reporting tool

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Manhattan upgrades inventory planning and replenishment tool

DC Velocity

Software platform lets retailers position goods closer to customers in complex omnichannel environments, firm says. Technology

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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The Research Is In : The 32 Essential Lean Manufacturing Tools

Cerasis

Every lean manufacturing consultant offers expertise but few will be an expert with every tool. To ensure you have the very best options for lean manufacturing tools, our team did extensive research which includes websites such as LeanProduction.com.

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UPS launches inventory tracking tool for medical device manufacturers

DC Velocity

Cloud-based platform based on collaboration with WebOps and Baxter Planning, UPS says. Technology

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Advanced Telematics Tool for Trailer Refrigeration Leader

Logistics Business Magazine

Carrier Transicold Europe’s new eSolutions connectivity package is an advanced telematics tool designed to improve product visibility, manage operating costs and enhance operational efficiency throughout the cold chain.

Study: Shippers see TMS as customer service tool

DC Velocity

ARC says users are finding the software can do more than rate discovery. Technology

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

Cerasis

As explained in a previous blog post, continuous improvement in an organization can be achieved through the use of performance measurement tools via big data. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

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Trucker Tools upgrades mobile driver app, adds digital load-matching

Fleet Owner

Trucker Tools expands on its cloud-based application suite and mobile driver app

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Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals

Cerasis

Logistics professionals require exemplary international online logistics tools to help them carry out their daily businesses with ease and deliver the best for their customers. Top 8 Online Logistics Tools For Logistics Professionals. Scandit is one of the top mobile online logistics tools used in international logistics in supply chain management. This optimization tool for inventories is cloud based.

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Merc automates tool selection for CLS

Automotive Logistics

The move is designed to provide staff with optimal support by supplying tools automatically along with the right order data and process parameters for the assigned vehicle, a company spokeswoman told Automotive Logistics.

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

Cerasis

The 3 Most Important Tools for Lean Manufacturing Strategies 1.) Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 3 Tools to Minimize Waste: A Boon to Lean Manufacturing Strategies appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Lean manufacturing is one of the leading waste minimization technologies inside a manufacturing industry.

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LevaData announces $12 million venture funding for AI tools

DC Velocity

Artificial intelligence software can cut supply chain risk and cost, firm says. Technology

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Blockchain Powerful Tool for Transparency in Complex Supply Chains

Material Handling and Logistics

Utilizing the inherent irrefutability within blockchain technologies, great strides can be made in reducing the risk of counterfeits and actually saving lives

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Trucker Tools introduces latest upgrades to Smart Capacity platform

247 Customs Broker

New “digital assist” online price negotiation tools and workflow streamline price bid and counter offer process; eliminate excess phone calls and emails. Using artificial intelligence tools, the lane search feature goes further.

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[PODCAST] Why Digital Tools to Optimize Inventory Management Allows Supply Chain Execs to Stay More Strategic at Every Link in the Supply Chain

Cerasis

Listen to “Why Digital Tools to Optimize Inventory Management Allows Supply Chain Execs to Stay More Strategic at Every Link in the Supply Chain” on Spreaker. Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!”

27th Annual Maters of Logistics: Will new tools fix our old problems?

Logistics Management

And while shippers are assessing new technologies to better manage operations, the results of our “27th Annual Study on Trends and Issues in Logistics & Transportation” suggest that these new tools alone will not solve the age-old problems we’re still facing The 27th Annual Study of Logistics and Transportation Trends reveals the current state of freight transportation has many of the same hallmarks as the past.

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Truck parking finder app adds diesel fuel pricing tool

Fleet Owner

Truck Parking USA has added a retail fuel pricing tool to its truck parking mobile and online app thanks to a new partnership with commercial truck routing software company ProMiles.

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Convey introduces updated carrier scorecard and exception management tools

Logistics Management

Convey, an Austin, Texas-based provider of cloud-based technology that helps shippers connect disparate data and processes from parcel to freight and first to last mile, announced today it has rolled out new carrier scorecards and exception management tools for its shipper customers.

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Hapag-Lloyd becomes first container line to launch its own online rate quotation tool

The LoadStar

Hapag-Lloyd has become the first of the major container lines to launch an online rate quotation tool as the industry looks to further digitise processes. The post Hapag-Lloyd becomes first container line to launch its own online rate quotation tool appeared first on The Loadstar.

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Voice-Activated Tracking Tool Pioneered by Automotive Specialist

Logistics Business Magazine

Finished vehicle logistics specialist GEFCO is pioneering a voice-activated shipment tracking tool for customers through Smart Speaker technology and logistic software, Cargowise. Pictured is Hans Stokman, Global IT Director at GEFCO Forwarding, introducing the TRACY tool.

Sealand Unveils Remote Container Management End-to-end Visbility Tool

Food Logistics

The ocean carrier introduced Remote Container Management (RCM) at the Produce Marketing Association (PMA) Fresh Summit in New Orleans earlier this month

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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

Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System

Logistics Business Magazine

Toolstream is sole distributor of more than 6,000 branded hand tools, power tools, hardware & fixings, to retailers, wholesalers and merchants throughout Europe. The post Case Study: Tooling Up with Storage and Picking System appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Tool launched to make barcodes internet-ready – Logistics Manager

247 Customs Broker

A barcode tool that allows manufacturers and retailers to connect products to the web on a mass scale has been launched by EVRYTHNG, the digital identity and data management platform which is a GS1 US solution partner. [og_img].

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TQL Launches New Tool to Improve Carrier Efficiencies

#TQLDrive

Drivers and dispatchers can automate several key hauling steps with the newly launched TQL Carrier Dashboard mobile app and web portal

This Week in Logistics News (April 30 – May 4, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Last September, for example, Trucker Tools launched its Smart Capacity freight matching platform. I heard this trivia question on the radio this morning when I drove my son to school: This product was invented in Pittsburgh, PA fifty years ago and it consists of seven parts working together.

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Logistics Management’s Viewpoint on E-commerce: Leveraging available tools

Logistics Management

It’s safe to say that nearly every logistics professional reading this issue is feeling the pressures that digital commerce has introduced into their operations. Indeed, e-commerce has brought with it both increased opportunity and complexity

Convey introduces updated carrier scorecard and exception management tools

247 Customs Broker

Convey , an Austin, Texas-based provider of cloud-based technology that helps shippers connect disparate data and processes from parcel to freight and first to last mile, announced today it has rolled out new carrier scorecards and exception management tools for its shipper customers.

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New Project Planning Tool Removes Need to Merge Data Manually

Logistics Business Magazine

FELIOS | PM is a cross functional tool for project planning, which visualizes a company’s entire value-added chain. We have developed a completely new approach for project management in this industry, because up until this point, every part of production has been using its own, independent tool”, says Andreas Gladis, Senior Vice President of the production division and member of the management board.

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Qatar Airways Becomes IATA’s Launch Partner of ‘RampVR’

Airfreight Logistics

We value the guidance and expertise that Qatar Airways bring to this strategic tools future development and applications.”. Information Technology Akbar Al Baker IATA Qatar ramp Ramp VR Tool

Haven rolls out new TMS tool for shippers

Fleet Owner

New software feature allows shippers to analyze and leverage motor carrier data help improve performance

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IATA launches online tool for dangerous air cargo transport compliance

247 Customs Broker

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has launched a new online air cargo tool to assist airlines, handlers, third-party logistics providers and shippers to comply with dangerous goods requirements. IATA estimates that more than 1.25 The post IATA launches online tool for dangerous air cargo transport compliance appeared first on 247 Customs Broker.

DHL’s Global Trade Barometer Delivers a Clearer Picture of International Trade

Logistics Manager

Dr. Kelvin K Y Leung, Chief Executive Officer Asia Pacific for DHL Global Forwarding to learn more about this early indicator tool for the current state and future development of global trade. Interviews Barometer DHL Featured Global Trade Barometer Kelvin K Y Leung Tools

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