21st Century Sales Skills for Transportation and Logistics Professionals

The Logistics of Logistics

The program, 21st Century Sales Skills for Transportation Logistics Professionals begins Wednesday, September 19th, 1:00 p.m. The sales improvement program was designed specifically for transportation and logistics professionals and their hectic, unpredictable schedules.

Buying and Selling Transportation/Logistics Companies with Peter Stefanovich

The Logistics of Logistics

Podcast Summary: Today’s guest is Peter Stefanovich, co-founder of Left Lane Associates , a business brokerage specializing in the transportation and logistics business. 2:20] How did you end up starting a business brokerage specializing in transportation and logistics companies?

Look Upstream to Mitigate Transportation Spend

Logistics Viewpoints

Transportation budget performance hangovers from 2018 have motivated logistics leaders to expand transportation cost-saving opportunities further upstream in the supply chain. The post Look Upstream to Mitigate Transportation Spend appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Guest Commentary Transportation Transportation Management Systems capacity cost control transportation management

Increasing Transportation and Logistics Sales Using CRM with Troy Goode

The Logistics of Logistics

Podcast Summary: In this podcast, Joe interviews Troy Goode, Co-Founder and CTO of Lanetix, about increasing transportation and logistics sales for companies using customer relationship management (CRM). Lanetix catering only to the transportation and logistics industry.

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

What is a Transportation Management System (TMS)?

Kuebix

The term ‘Transportation Management System’ or TMS has become more common in the supply chain industry as companies turn to technology to stay competitive in a changing marketplace. The post What is a Transportation Management System (TMS)? Blog Technology TMS kuebix kuebix tms technology transportation management system

Transportation Optimization For Everyone

MercuryGate

The post Transportation Optimization For Everyone appeared first on MercuryGate International. Blog Capacity Challenges Transportation Technology Value of a TMS Blog Posts

Essential Considerations for Digital Transportation in Logistics Chain

SIPMM Professional Publications

Digital Transport refers to advanced applications designed to provide innovative services for different modes of transport and traffic management, enabling users to get better information, and making transport networks safer, more streamlined and smarter.

Transportation Management Trends For 2019

LandLink

From expedited transportation services to shipping technology integration, 2019 is shaping up to be a year in which shippers evolve to meet the growing demands of both B2B and B2C sales. Transportation News Logistics News Industry Trends

Autonomous transport vehicle?

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

That’s right, better known as Volvo Vera, totally electric and autonomous concept for companies that need transportation on a permanent basis in their fixed terminals. For Volvo, the intent is to offer its customers transport solutions without problems and concerns

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be? You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up.

GREEN TRANSPORTS AND Logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

After last Friday’s class, I started researching transport management systems and it was a surprise to discover that both logistics operations and transport are responsible for 25% of Co2 emissions in Spain.

WHAT AND WHY TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT?

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

As a division of supply chain segment, transportation is the only way to meet customers instant gratification and it’s needed to be calculated well for the same-day delivery, which enables the core operations function in an effective way.

The $4,000 Transportation Question

Talking Logistics

The $4,000 Transportation Question. Which brings me to the title of this post, the $4,000 transportation question. My transportation team was asked to ship a large number of bulky visual displays via air freight so that they could be shipped to stores that were already finding ways to display product without those specific items. Julio Bolger is the Transportation Manager for a mid-sized retailer responsible for all product moving internationally and domestically.

Northeast States Address Emissions with Transport Cap-and-Invest Program

Logistics Viewpoints

Leaders of nine member-states of the Transportation & Climate Initiative have committed to create a regional transportation policy to drive down emissions and strengthen economies in the same stroke. This device does two things: provides a mechanism to force emissions down and channels funding for transition to cleaner transport. The post Northeast States Address Emissions with Transport Cap-and-Invest Program appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints.

How does intermodal transportation work?

LoGo

See main benefits of intermodal transportation and some advice to plan yours successfully. O post How does intermodal transportation work? apareceu primeiro em Blog LoGo. Logistics

How Self-Driving Vehicles will Shape the Future of Transportation

Cerasis

700 billion – that’s the value of the trucking transportation industry. The impressive figure shouldn’t be all that surprising, though, given that the transport of goods reaches nearly every corner of the economic landscape in the United States. Transportation

How to Mitigate Additional Costs in Transportation

Talking Logistics

Last year many shippers were caught flat-footed by rising transportation costs and capacity constraints. It’s safe to say that in 2019 shippers will likely be more vigilant and more proactive in looking for opportunities to better manage and control their transportation costs. Transportation spend at the C-level. The post How to Mitigate Additional Costs in Transportation appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Blockchain is Coming to Transportation – Here’s How

Talking Logistics

The transportation industry has long discussed blockchain with a healthy dose of skepticism or has taken a wait-and-see approach to its adoption. Even though most have little-to-no IT support or technology, they dominate a mode of transportation that can’t be ignored.

[PODCAST] Why Shippers Focused on Transportation Accounting Reduce Transportation Costs

Cerasis

Listen to “The Big Benefits of Understanding Transportation Accounting to Reduce Transportation Costs” on Spreaker. Transportation Accounting Resources to Download. The Complete Guide to Freight & Transportation Accounting.

Transportation Management and the Promise of Machine Learning

Logistics Viewpoints

Transportation Management solutions have a proven ROI. The post Transportation Management and the Promise of Machine Learning appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Management Systems Machine Learning TMCBut the additon of Machine Learning opens up some exiciting possibilities. ARC is excited about the promise of machine learning to allow a TMS to better handle competing objectives and discover nonobvious impacts on performance.

Animal Transportation

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

The answers to these questions seem to be difficult and so is the animals’ transport. There are many different ways of animal transportation, but in every case the planning starts already several months before, with a lot of paper work.

Video: How to Transport a 54 Meter Blade by Truck

Logistics Matter

Last week I came across a video of 3 trucks, each transporting a 54 meter long blades up a mountain in China. The post Video: How to Transport a 54 Meter Blade by Truck appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. Blog Logistics Transportation Trucking Video

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Open Up a Whole New World of Competitive Differentiation with Transportation Optimization

Logistics Viewpoints

Transportation optimization tools enable efficient load and route plans in today's high pressure omnichannel and ecommerce distribution environment. In environments such as the recent capacity crunch, load optimization across all modes can help transportation managers fully load their trucks, which means fewer loads that need coverage and fewer drivers. Those who have already implemented a transportation management system (TMS) have at least one advantage.

Navigating the Transportation Capacity Crunch

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Navigating the Transportation Capacity Crunch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Global Trade Guest Commentary TransportationJust this week, forecasters warned that the 2018 hurricane season could be more active than usual, unfortunately as busy as the stormy 2017 season that brought unprecedented damage to many areas. What does this have to do with the supply chain?

Operations in Flight: How Drones Are Revolutionizing Transportation and Logistics

Supply Chain Brain

Drone technology is enhancing operations, worker productivity, business profitability and more

Transport Takeover Boosts Network

247 Customs Broker

The post Transport Takeover Boosts Network appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News. Freight forwarding / 3PL & 4PL Road Transport & Haulage customs broker customs clearance freight imports logistics shipping

Transportation Spot Market Inversion

Talking Logistics

The great transportation spot market inversion has occurred. Then in January, for the first time since I’ve been in the transportation business, those rates actually inverted. The Great Transportation Spot Market Inversion of 2018 (Source: DAT, Kenco Group).

How Freight & Transportation Data Can Trim Your Transportation Spend

Cerasis

When you want to drive down your logistics and transportation spend, the very first thing that you need is freight and transportation data. Luckily, this isn’t the case for transportation data. Accurate freight and transportation data is particularly important.

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Managed Transportation Services Driven by ROI

Logistics Viewpoints

I’m kicking off a new study on Managed Transportation Services (MTS). Managed transportation arrangements are based upon different operating models. The post Managed Transportation Services Driven by ROI appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation managed transportation servicesIn an MTS arrangement, a shipper contracts with a third party to plan and execute their moves for them.

What’s in Your Transportation Execution Solution Strategy?

Logistics Viewpoints

Transportation execution solutions and, in particular, visibility solutions, are hot. There are a number of macroeconomic factors driving the adoption of transportation execution systems. Technological innovations such as cloud computing, logistics networks and real-time GPS are increasing the importance of transportation execution solutions and redefining how transportation is managed. With all these new capabilities, how can transportation execution solutions help?

Electric Vehicles Will Revolutionize Transportation Supply Chain

Material Handling and Logistics

The supply chain for the entire powertrain will be transformed by the types of components needed and the logistics processes employed to move them

Launchpad for women-owned transportation businesses nearly halfway to goal

DC Velocity

TransportationWomen In Trucking Association and Expediter Services collaborate on 150 Business Challenge.

The Elements of a Successful Transportation Management Competency Center

Logistics Viewpoints

Too many larger transportation projects fail to deliver value over time or end up being scrapped because there was inadequate investment in a long-term post-go-live support and growth strategy. The most successful enterprise-wide transportation management programs don’t stop with the successful rollout of the system. To sustain and grow their transportation management success, companies need to implement a competency center.

4 Keys for Successful Transportation Budgeting

CH Robinson Logistics

A common theme this year has been trying to explain to business leaders exactly why transportation budgets are woefully under estimated. 4 steps to simplify your transportation budget. Understand transportation freight rates. to your transportation budget all by itself.