Walmart Transportation with Doug Estrada

The Logistics of Logistics

Doug Estrada and Joe Lynch discuss Walmart transportation. Doug currently leads the Great Lakes / Upper Midwest Transportation Region for Walmart overseeing 15 Transportation Distribution Centers with over 2000 Walmart Drivers that support Stores and Clubs in that part of the country.

Top Transportation & Logistics Influencers

The Logistics of Logistics

Original article: Warner’s Top Transportation & Logistics Influencers. In light of the global environment in the past year and a half, we listed the top transportation & logistics influencers. The road hasn’t been easy for the transportation and logistics industries.

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Top Five Transportation Trends

Logistics Viewpoints

From a transportation standpoint, this has included major technological advancements. In my presentation, I highlighted five key transportation trends that are changing supply chains from a technology standpoint. The second of the transportation trends is innovation in TMS.

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You’re Not Tied to a Desk, Why Should Your Software Be?

Envase Technologies

Cloud-based Transportation Management Systems give power and flexibility to work wherever you are Business isn’t just done behind a desk or behind the wheel.

A Guide to Finding Your Visibility Platform Perfect Match

Looking to uncover the differences among the many vendors of real-time transportation visibility platforms? Gartner rates 11 visibility platform vendors on 100+ capabilities to help you make the best decision for your business.

Important Lessons Learned in Transportation Procurement Management

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt of a research report published recently, “No More ‘Set It and Forget It’ – And Other Important Lessons Learned in Transportation Procurement Management.” Read more Important Lessons Learned in Transportation Procurement Management.

Transport Fleet Utilization

Logistics Bureau

Freight Management Logistics Operation Supply Chain Transport Videos fleet fleet transport fleet transport utilisation fleet utilisation freight management

Transportation Strategies for Continued Success

Logistics Viewpoints

The three traditional methods are the use of a transportation management system (TMS), transportation execution system (TES), and managed transportation services (MTS). Below are some transportation strategies for success for suppliers of TMS, TES, and MTS.

Transportation Requires More Digitization

Food Logistics

Transportation / TruckingDave Brajkovich, chief technical officer for NorthStar Digital Solutions, details why shippers need transparency from their carriers.

Successful Bulk Food Transport with Chris Fish

The Logistics of Logistics

Successful Bulk Food Transport with Chris Fish. Chris Fish and Joe Lynch discuss bulk food transport. Chris Fish was appointed Senior Vice President of Dedicated Contract Transportation in 2017. About Ruan Transportation. Key Takeaways: Successful Bulk Food Transport.

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Successful Bulk Food Transport with Chris Fish

The Logistics of Logistics

Successful Bulk Food Transport with Chris Fish. Chris Fish and Joe Lynch discuss bulk food transport. Chris Fish was appointed Senior Vice President of Dedicated Contract Transportation in 2017. About Ruan Transportation. Key Takeaways: Successful Bulk Food Transport.

Land Transport Outlook for the Year Ahead

Now, That's Logistics

The post Land Transport Outlook for the Year Ahead appeared first on DB Schenker. Land Transport FeaturedIn the US, trucks move roughly 72.2% of the nation’s freight by weight , representing roughly 11 billion tons of freight (primary shipments only) in 2021.

Across the Pond: The European Transportation Market (October 2022)

Talking Logistics

Author’s Note: I was asked by Transporeon (a Talking Logistics sponsor) to look at what is happening in the European transportation market and they provided me with access to their Transporeon Insights market data for additional insights and perspective.

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The Importance of Transportation Visibility

Logistics Viewpoints

I am working on my latest Transportation Execution and Visibility Systems study, which looks at the total size of the market, the forecasted growth through 2025, and the leading suppliers across a number of categories including industry, region, customer size, and mode.

2022 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platforms

Visibility is critical to success, but how do you find the best solution for your unique business needs? Use this trusted Gartner resource to make an informed decision.

Transportation Forecasting: Time to Give It Another Look

Talking Logistics

Transportation Forecasting — which basically takes demand forecasting, promotions, point of sale data, and other demand signals to create a forecast of transportation requirements — is one of those ‘white spaces’ in transportation management systems.

Digitizing & designing smart transport for new India | Thoughts,Conversations & Insights

Vishal Jadhav

We might have taken this for granted but Transportation & Logistics players are working relentlessly in this journey to meet our regular needs from … Continue reading Digitizing & designing smart transport for new India What was the last item you purchased online?

Beyond Basic Features: Important Transportation Management System (TMS) Capabilities

Talking Logistics

With all of the transportation-related challenges companies are facing today, transportation management systems (TMS) are back in the spotlight. Read more Beyond Basic Features: Important Transportation Management System (TMS) Capabilities.

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Data-Driven Decision Making: Real-time Transportation Market Intelligence

Talking Logistics

How can companies unlock new value in transportation management? Read more Data-Driven Decision Making: Real-time Transportation Market Intelligence. Transportation Management Cargill data-driven decision making real-time market intelligence Transporeon transportation management

Select the Best Technology to Supercharge Your Transportation Operations

Looking to get the most out of your delivery assets with technology? Download this eBook from nuVizz to understand the core functionalities of Vehicle Routing & Scheduling and Real-Time Transportation Visibility solutions for evaluating technology vendors.

Transportation vs Logistics with Marty Wadle

The Logistics of Logistics

Transportation vs Logistics with Marty Wadle. Marty Wadle and Joe Lynch discuss transportation vs logistics. Marty earned a Bachelor degree in Transportation and Logistics from the College of Business at Iowa State University. About Ruan Transportation.

Cutting Emissions Through Better Transportation Planning

Logistics Viewpoints

Oracle Fursion Cloud Transportation Management offers a solution that allows transportation planners to see estimated emissions – carbon dioxide, nitrous oxides, and particulate matter – before a trip is executed. Transportation is, of course, a major source of green house emissions.

5 Things a Transportation Management System Can’t Do

Talking Logistics

A transportation management system (TMS) acts as the information hub for all things transport related, as well as the software that handles rating, mode and carrier selection, tendering, track and trace, and freight auditing.

How to Improve Transport Fleet Efficiency

Logistics Bureau

Does Rail Freight Transportation Really ‘Suck’ that Much? Transport and Transportation: Do They Mean the Same Thing? Transport Videos cargo fleet fleet cost Freight Freight Transportation vehicle

Gartner: Uncover the Differences in Real-Time Transportation Visibility Platform Vendors

Looking to uncover the differences among the vendors of real-time transportation visibility? Gartner rates 11 visibility platform vendors on 100+ capabilities to help you make the best decision for your business.

The Way Forward in Transportation Management

Talking Logistics

This is particularly true in transportation management. In research we recently conducted in partnership with Transporeon, we asked over 300 shippers, carriers, and other transportation stakeholders from. Read more The Way Forward in Transportation Management.

Transportation Management Platforms: A Foundation for Data-Driven Decision Making

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt of a research report published this week, “From Gut Feelings to Data-Driven Decision Making: How to Unlock New Value in Transportation Management.” Read more Transportation Management Platforms: A Foundation for Data-Driven Decision Making.

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Bulk Transportation: Liquid Freight

Trinity Logistics

If you’re a large-scale manufacturer, getting liquid freight transported in bulk is a non-negotiable complexity. Bulk transportation, especially liquid freight, has its challenges and may seem daunting. What Is Bulk Transportation For Liquid Freight?

What We’re Thankful for in the Bulk Transportation Industry

Bulk Connection

To people outside of the supply chain industry, the world of freight transportation must seem like a never-ending carousel of problems and challenges. In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we’d like to take a moment to recognize all that we’re thankful for within the bulk transportation industry.

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be? It's 2019, and consumers are expecting shipping to be cheap and quick, but that can turn into a real headache from the shipper's side of the equation if you don't make the appropriate changes. But what changes do you even need to make? Join Hannah Testani, COO of Intelligent Audit, as she takes us through the reasons why your shipping could cost so much, and how to use big data and digital transformation to move the needle on your transportation spend.

Freight Transport Services: LTL and TL Explained

Freightquote

Learn the difference between LTL, TL, and how these freight transport services can benefit your business with better rates, shipping options, and speed

Promoting Transportation

Women in Trucking

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Quarter-End Freight Surges Impact Transportation Rates

CH Robinson Logistics

Do month-end or quarter-end freight surges affect your transportation costs? Those familiar with transportation know that month-end or quarter-end freight surges commonly occur, and that your routing guide may not work as well as it usually does during those times.

The Road Ahead for Refrigerated Transport is Paved with HFOs

Food Logistics

Transportation / Cold ChainFor many businesses, choosing the right refrigerant and system makes a great impact across the board—from energy savings to the bottom line, as well as their ability to expand their customer base.

Reshoring – The Future of Supply Chains

Speaker: Rosemary Coates - Board Member & Founder at Reshoring Institute, Best-selling Author, Host of the Frictionless Supply Chain podcast

In this webinar, Reshoring Institute founder Rosemary Coates will teach you about the top supply chain trends going into 2023 and how your business can take steps to prevent disruptions.

Top 7 Logistics & Transportation Management Capabilities That Drive Sustainability

Talking Logistics

Read more Top 7 Logistics & Transportation Management Capabilities That Drive Sustainability. The post Top 7 Logistics & Transportation Management Capabilities That Drive Sustainability appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Across the Pond: The European Transportation Market (July 2022)

Talking Logistics

Author’s Note: I was asked by Transporeon (a Talking Logistics sponsor) to look at what is happening in the European transportation market and they provided me with access to their Transporeon Insights market data for additional insights and perspective.

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How Technology is Transforming Transportation Procurement

Talking Logistics

Transportation issues are in the spotlight today, with congested ports, capacity constraints, and trucker protests among the current headlines. Read more How Technology is Transforming Transportation Procurement.

Transport Logistic Munich

Logistics Business Magazine

transport logistic : The world’s leading trade fair for logistics, mobility, IT, and supply chain management has been taking place in Munich since 1978. Also part of transport logistic is air cargo Europe the industry gathering for the international air freight industry.

How a Fortune 500 Company Transformed its Supply Chain Using a Digital Twin-Enabled Control Tower

This Fortune 500 manufacturer needed a solution to help them understand their lack of material availability and which plants and production lines were at risk of shutting down production, so they could take corrective actions to mitigate that risk.