Walk This Way! Transporting a Complete Building

Logistics Matter

The weirdest shaped cargo has been transported to the most unlikely places. Transporting a Complete Building appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. Blog TransportationIn the history of logistics great feats have been accomplished.

Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative

Talking Logistics

Many companies are getting ready for (or perhaps have already completed) their annual transportation procurement engagement. But has the time come to transform the transportation procurement process? Read more Transportation Procurement: Finding an Alternative.

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Looking at Transportation in a Different Way

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt of a research report published yesterday, “Trust the Network: The Way Forward in Achieving Transportation Desired Outcomes.” Read more Looking at Transportation in a Different Way.

Kevin Nolan and the Nolan Transportation Group Story

The Logistics of Logistics

Kevin Nolan and the Nolan Transportation Group Story. Ryan Schreiber and Kevin Nolan discuss Kevin’s entrepreneurial journey and the Nolan Transportation Group Story. Kevin is the Founder of Nolan Transportation Group (NTG). About Nolan Transportation Group (NTG).

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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.

The Transportation Execution and Visibility Market Heats Up

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently completed my latest study on the transportation execution and visibility solutions market. Transportation execution allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system.

[Video] Holistic Transportation Management

Talking Logistics

CSCMP EDGE 2020 session with Adrian Gonzalez from Talking Logistics and Pervinder Johar from Blume Global discussing holistic transportation management. The post [Video] Holistic Transportation Management appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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The Transportation Execution and Visibility Heats Up

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently completed my latest study on the transportation execution and visibility solutions market. Transportation execution allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system.

Transportation 101: Understanding How to Manage Your Freight Spend

Logistics Viewpoints

The three traditional methods are the use of a transportation management system (TMS), transportation execution system (TES), and managed transportation services (MTS). When it comes to managing your freight spend, there are a few options to consider.

3PL Basics: The 11 Transportation Services with Jeremy Thone

The Logistics of Logistics

3PL Basics: The 11 Transportation Services with Jeremy Thone. Joe Lynch and Jeremy Thone discuss the 3PL basics: the 11 transportation services provided by 3rd party logistics providers. BrokerWare is a transportation management system (TMS) for Non-Asset Based Freight Brokers.

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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.

Nussbaum Transportation Services streamlines quotes with SONAR

FreightWaves SONAR

Nussbaum Transportation Services has a rich history that goes back to its founding in Fairbury, Illinois. The company offers multi-stop, round-trip, power-only and irregular truck route transportation and services to various industries. View the Full Case Study.

Time to Transform Transportation Procurement?

Talking Logistics

Earlier this year, in a presentation at the Manhattan Momentum Connect conference, Dr. Chris Caplice from MIT argued that “the dominant design in transportation procurement is now outdated and it’s time to transform the process.” Read more Time to Transform Transportation Procurement?

International transport costs: Why and how to measure them?

Supply Chain and Logistics

Clearly it’s important to measure the costs, and how to do it is a big problem, given the fractionated international transport market. COVID-19 changes make it even more problematic, and then … Continue reading → Logistics Shipping Supply Chains international trade ocean shipping transportationA nice article from Jan Hoffman of the IAME.

A Managed Transportation Success Story

Logistics Viewpoints

Managed transportation services providers have planners in a control tower using TMS technology, who plan and execute loads on behalf of their customers. But as this case study makes clear, managed transportation can drive service imporvements. The post A Managed Transportation Success Story appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Management Systems Managed Transportation

Bulk Chemical Transportation 101

Bulk Connection

Chemical transportation in bulk tanks and trailers is a different world from dry van and other types of truck transport. As such, a simple call or email to a transportation provider saying, “I have a product to ship, how much will it cost?”

Managed Transportation Growth Drivers

Logistics Viewpoints

A while back, I wrote about the managed transportation services (MTS) market. The post Managed Transportation Growth Drivers appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Managed TransportationAccording to ARC’s definition, in an MTS arrangement, a shipper contracts with a third party to plan and execute their moves for them.

Transportation in the Time of a Pandemic

Logistics Viewpoints

In the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic, the long-haul transportation industry has been tested daily. The post Transportation in the Time of a Pandemic appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Guest Commentary Supply Chain Visibility Transportation Transportation Management Systems COVID-19 digital freight network supply chain visibility transportation managementThe biggest issue? Fluctuations in supply and demand.

Holistic Transportation Management: A Look Forward

Talking Logistics

The transportation market, and its supporting technology, have changed dramatically over the 20+ years that I’ve been an industry analyst. Read more Holistic Transportation Management: A Look Forward.

Two Important Questions for Transportation Executives

Talking Logistics

For many companies, the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on their transportation operations has been one of two extremes: a large (unexpected) surge in shipments and capacity demand or a huge (unexpected) decrease in both. The current situation underscores two important questions transportation and logistics executives have to address, today more than ever: How do. Read more Two Important Questions for Transportation Executives.

Spirits Transportation Requires More Finesse from 3PLs

Food Logistics

Transportation / 3PL/4PLChanging consumer interests, a growing e-commerce sector and extra regulations require top tier 3PL employees.

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Common Mistakes for Warehousing and Transportation

SIPMM Professional Publications

Warehousing and transportation have never been more complicated. The post Common Mistakes for Warehousing and Transportation appeared first on SIPMM | Singapore Institute of Purchasing and Materials Management.

MCPS Approves School Bus Contract with Highland Electric Transportation

NGT News

The Montgomery County Public Schools (MCPS) board of education has approved a contract with Highland Electric Transportation, a provider of turnkey electric fleet solutions, to convert its school bus fleet to all-electric, starting with 326 school buses over the next four years.

How to Use Transportation Technology to Minimize Disruptions

Talking Logistics

Even in normal times, transportation professionals have their hands full dealing with all sorts of exceptions and disruptions. Read more How to Use Transportation Technology to Minimize Disruptions.

Quantifying the Waste in Transportation

Talking Logistics

Editor’s Note: The following is an excerpt from “Network-based TMS: How Connected Platforms Will Transform Transportation Management in 2020 and Beyond,” a research e-book produced by Adelante SCM and published by Kuebix (a Talking Logistics sponsor). No doubt, the current challenges in the transportation market are an acute response to an unexpected crisis [the COVID-19. Read more Quantifying the Waste in Transportation.

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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

Four Transportation Management Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

The Transportation Management System market continues to grow at an impressive rate. Transportation Transportation Management Systems Uncategorized TMS transportation managementI’ll get to the main factors that are driving this growth in another article, but the main reason is the robust ROI attributed to a TMS.

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Managed Transportation Experts Speak on Digital Freight

Logistics Viewpoints

The post Managed Transportation Experts Speak on Digital Freight appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Management Systems Digital Freight Managed TransportationWith the rise of Uber Freight, digital freight brokerages have gotten a good deal of investor and shipper attention. A digital freight brokerage uses technology to make the process of working with a broker to secure a move more automated and less time consuming.

4 New Trends in Multimodal Transportation

Cerasis

The post 4 New Trends in Multimodal Transportation appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Transportation Multimodal transportation

Transportation Execution Snapshot

Logistics Viewpoints

I am finishing up my latest market study on global transportation execution and visibility systems. Transportation Execution Solutions (TE) allow shippers to connect to multiple carriers and then tender, track, and pay in the system. The post Transportation Execution Snapshot appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation blockchain Machine Learning transportation execution

Transportation of Goods in a Changed World

Kuebix

The post Transportation of Goods in a Changed World appeared first on Kuebix. Blog Covid-19 TMS Truck Drivers Community Load Match kuebix tms Transportation Management SystemsThe Covid-19 pandemic has altered every aspect of both small and large businesses for the foreseeable future. Supply chains throughout the country are adapting to changes in demand and new rules and regulations. Manufacturers, suppliers and truck drivers are adjusting to changes posed by Covid-19 every day.

Why is Transportation Management Important?

Kuebix

Before transportation management systems (TMSs) came into the picture, nearly all logistics processes were done on paper. Transportation management technology changed all of that. The post Why is Transportation Management Important? Blog Cloud Digital Supply Chain Technology TMS Visibility Integration kuebix tms Supply Chain technology Transportation Management

Higher Transportation Costs Lead to Last-Mile Transformations

Logistics Trends and Insights

Transportation networks, no matter the mode, are strained and are struggling within supply chain networks that are no longer optimized for the ‘new norm,’ that is, the need for faster, continuous inventory replenishment to meet online demand, not in-person demand.

The Managed Transportation Services Outlook

Logistics Viewpoints

I recently wrapped up my Managed Transportation Services market study which looks at the total size of the market, the forecasted growth through 2023, and the leading suppliers across a number of categories including industry, region, and customer size. The post The Managed Transportation Services Outlook appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Transportation Managed Transportation

Managed Transportation Service Providers Compete on their Tech Stack

Logistics Viewpoints

Managed transportation service providers compete on their tech stack. The transportation management system is core, but the platforms also have complementary applications, visibility and advanced analytics. The post Managed Transportation Service Providers Compete on their Tech Stack appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Service Providers Transportation Uncategorized Managed Transportation