Rail Roundup: Tech tools to locate railcars, forecast port volumes

The Supply Chain Journal

Zurich, Switzerland-based Nexxiot and Calgary, Alberta-based TransRail Innovation Group (TRIG) are scheduled to roll out to North American companies in July a technological tool that integrates TRIG’s proprietary rail cargo sensors into Nexxiot’s modular hardware and cloud data network.

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Top Tools for eCommerce Businesses

Ship Monk

Every fairy godmother needs her magic wand, every knight needs his shining armor, and every eCommerce business owner needs their tools. Tech tools, that is. Tools for Marketing (and Sales). Drift , a tool we use daily here at ShipMonk. Tools for Business Management.

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Trends in the Supply Chain and Their Impact on the Transportation Management System Market

Kuebix

Technology is rapidly advancing as new tools and integrations become available and consumer shopping habits have been directly affected […]. The post Trends in the Supply Chain and Their Impact on the Transportation Management System Market appeared first on Kuebix.

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The Role of digital freight tools in making freight brokers win

FreightWaves SONAR

Adam and Lindsay will have a lively discussion on the value of digital freight tools and how they aid modern-day freight brokers in achieving their desired outcomes. Digital freight technology trends for 2021 and beyond. Freight Market Blog digital freight tools

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Just In: Inventory Optimization Research

How are organizations performing on inventory optimization? How can new technologies help your team improve? Find out in this new research report.

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 And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020

Logistics Bureau

Rob O’Byrne makes an early start with his round-up of supply chain and logistics trends that might make industry headlines in the coming year. His observations include trends in first and last-mile logistics, and the increase in SMEs entering global markets. Trends come and go.

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BringgGreen offers retailers new tools for eco-friendly delivery

The Supply Chain Journal

Retailers that are trying to appeal to a growing number of eco-friendly shoppers have few options to counteract this trend. Delivery and fulfillment cloud platform provider Bringg has introduced a new tool for retailers, the BringgGreen Sustainability Tech Practice.

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2021 Logistics Outlook: Emerging Trends In Warehousing

GlobalTranz

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.

Evans Distribution Systems Launches New Business Intelligence Tool: evans365

3PL Insights

May 03, 2021— Evans Distribution Systems, a leading provider of third-party logistics and supply chain solutions, launched a new business intelligence tool: evans365. The tool provides warehouse customers a holistic view of their account activity based on real-time data. “As

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Use Chaos to Build a Stronger Organization

Speaker: Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer & Managing Partner at Sapient Insights Group

As we look to tomorrow, it is time to ask ourselves what lessons have we learned and how do we create flexible organizations that can survive what the future holds. Stacey Harris, Chief Research Officer for Sapient Insights Group, will share insights, data, and tools that are helping organizations adapt and even thrive in this difficult environment. She’ll discuss the emerging trends in the Learning technology market, and how these exciting new approaches to creating micro, adaptive, and personalized content is changing the face of workforce development while creating strong connections to business outcomes.

FreightWaves SONAR releases Capacity Trend Indices

The Supply Chain Journal

FreightWaves SONAR is releasing a new set of indices whose sole function is to help shippers, carriers and brokers prioritize their attention each day – Capacity Trend Market Scores (CTSCV, CTSCR, CTSSV, CTSSR) and Capacity Trend Market Direction (CTDV, CTDR).

5 shipping trends for 2021 for carriers to know

FreightWaves SONAR

With the havoc 2020 caused, can shipping trends get any worse? Preparation becomes the name of the game in shipping trends, and being ahead becomes the new normal. And that recovery can be hastened with the right freight forecasting tools to maximize carrier profitability.

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.

Supply Chain And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020

247 Customs Broker

Rob O’Byrne makes an early start with his round-up of supply chain and logistics trends that might make… The post Supply Chain And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020 appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. It’s time to start looking ahead again.

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 Technology Trends Beyond 2020

LandLink

Without the autonomous hardware that promises to supersede traditional road transportation, they are instead leveraging digital tools to improve the performance of manually executed deliveries and reduce lead times from days to hours, with 24 being today’s bargain-basement service level.

2020 Supply Chain Management Trends

EazyStock

Intro to 2020 Supply Chain Management Trends. Throughout the last decade, the main trends were digitization and globalization. 2020 supply chain management trends will further these shifts. For example, governments are opening access to export tools and guidance.

Instant Online Quoting Will be an Essential Tool for Liner Carriers

ShipLilly

Mediterranean shipping company’s new self-serve tool. The entry of the Mediterranean Shipping Company (MSC) has added momentum to this trend. The German line Hapag-Lloyd was first to market with an instant quoting tool called Quick Quotes.

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Top Air Freight Trends to Watch in 2021

Now, That's Logistics

Coming off the worst year for air cargo demand since the International Air Transport Association (IATA) began tracking such trends in 1990, the commercial air freight industry is slowing beginning to emerge from the debacle that was 2020 and find its way in the “new normal” operating environment.

Top E-Commerce Trends in 2019

Talking Logistics

Top trends shaping e-commerce in 2019: Improved shopping experience on mobile devices. Various means of communicating with customers include social media, chatbots, and other virtual tools. 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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Brands turn the page back to catalogs as powerful DTC marketing tool

The Supply Chain Journal

It is a trend that was occurring prior to the onset of COVID-19, and it has accelerated since then. Sears perfected the direct-to-consumer (DTC) model, long before DTC was widely known.

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2021 Supply Chain and Inventory Management Trends

EazyStock

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.

Beyond the buzzword: Culture fit promotes successful tech partnerships

The Supply Chain Journal

I think it is important to define culture because I see culture as being intimately tied with strategy,” Trucker Tools CRO Jesse Buckingham said. In these situations, it is easy for them to be swayed by current trends and customer demands without regard for their own ultimate goals.

Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019

GlobalTranz

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.

2020 Trends in Freight Transportation, and the COVID-19 Impact

Logistics Bureau

Rather than abandon the idea of updating you on trends emerging in the industry in 2020 and likely to deliver changes in the next two or three years, I thought I’d go ahead with it, and add some insights into how the Coronavirus crisis is accelerating or reversing them.

Top Trends in Freight Forwarder Digitization

Freightos

Using digital tools to help deliver great customer experience. . This trend moved forward in exciting ways in 2019. Robinson all rolled out new digital tools in 2019. The post Top Trends in Freight Forwarder Digitization appeared first on Freightos.

Most Important E-Commerce Logistics Trends To Watch

GlobalTranz

As more and more entrepreneurs find their place on online store platforms, those platforms have developed new tools to make life easier for e-commerce store owners. This proposes the question of what will be a trend in this industry in the future. Look Out For These Trends In 2019 These have been some of the trends that will continue on into the future when it comes to e-commerce. E-Commerce Logistics Trends

Logistics technology trends enabling success in 2020

LoGo

After all, the supply chain is extensive, and tools that make it easier to do all of their processes are undoubtedly very welcome. O post Logistics technology trends enabling success in 2020 apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Every year, numerous logistics technologies are tested to facilitate the steps and methods of an area as complex as this. So, if you are from the logistics sector, cheer up! 2020 is […].

Technology Trends For 2020 And Beyond

LandLink

Without the autonomous hardware that promises to supersede traditional road transportation, they are instead leveraging digital tools to improve the performance of manually executed deliveries and reduce lead times from days to hours, with 24 being today’s bargain-basement service level.

The Top 7 Trucking Trends in 2017 | Leading the Industry

GlobalTranz

Not surprisingly, some of the trucking trends that move drivers forward will also be those that present new challenges and opportunities for such a vital industry as commercial driving. 2017 Trucking Trends. Although many aspects do continually change in the trucking industry, there are still age-old trends that remain relevant and present consistent challenges to trucking companies. Finally, a trend that just won’t seem to go away is the current driver shortage.

Top 4 Supply Chain Technology Trends in 2020

Morai Logistics

Supply chains are largely defined by the technology that facilitate them, as such it’s crucial to know the technology trends that are shaping the year. However, there are a number of technology trends worth keeping track of.

What Long Term Trends Will Emerge In The Retail Industry?

GoShip Blog

Retail companies that are revolving around increasing and fluctuating consumer demands have to constantly acquired new practices, technology and trends to stay relevant. Disinfecting wipes, sanitizer, and other cleaning tools are clearly viral products among consumers.

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

GlobalTranz

The 3 Most Important Tools for Lean Manufacturing Strategies 1.) The Trends that Will Forever Shape Manufacturing in 2018 & Beyond. 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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Trends 2021: Warehouse Automation

Logistics Business Magazine

Several dynamics and trends are impacting the warehousing and supply chain landscape. Warehouse operators need to get the right workflow execution software and prescriptive guidance tools to optimize worker efficiencies.