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The Importance of Digitizing Your BOL

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We may be living in the digital age but there are still shippers who are handwriting their BOLs. Handwriting a BOL can cause a variety of problems. Here’s why you should ditch the pen and paper and create your BOL digitally. BOL TMS RSS

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Freight Cost Increases: 2 Ways to Manage Them

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General rate increases (GRIs) are a routine part of the shipping industry, and while they do not directly affect contracted rates, they do help to give you an idea of what to expect when you are negotiating your rates with your carriers each year.

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How Covid is Affecting the Spot Market and How to Navigate It

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Covid-19 has impacted just about every facet of our lives, and for many people their livelihoods as well. For those of us in the transportation industry it has greatly impacted business, especially in the spot market. Reporting RSS In The News

The Ultimate Guide to Transportation Management Systems

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Transportation management systems (TMS) are a staple of the shipping industry. Those systems scale from big, robust, and expensive systems to smaller, more hands-on and affordable systems, and everything in between.

Rethinking Supply Chain Risk: New Threats Demand New Tools and Strategies

Companies like Bayer AG and Akamai coped with recent supply chain disruptions much better than their peers. What did they do differently? Read this new HBR – GEP report on new tools and strategies to mitigate supply chain risk.

Three Lessons Businesses Learned in 2020

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2020 forced many businesses to change processes and innovate in ways that allow for productivity with a reduced number of employees physically on the job, and it doesn’t appear that remote work is going anywhere anytime soon.

Basics of Freight

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When you work in the freight world it is easy to get caught up in the jargon and forget that knowledge that seems basic isn’t for people who aren’t in the industry so here's a crash course into the truck freight world.

Tips for Auditing Your Freight Invoices

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Why It's Time to Throw Out Your Routing Guides

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Webinar Alert: Taking Your TMS Beyond Your Shipping Department

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A transportation management system is a valuable tool, and it seems obvious that your logistics team would have access to this kind of tool but it can go beyond your basic logistics functionalities. A good TMS helps to streamline the process from quoting all the way to paying the carriers for moving your freight. Webinars RSS

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Why Should You Combine Data Science and Modeling When Assessing Your Risk Management?

Speaker: Dr. Ken Fordyce, Solutions Director, Supply Chain and Advanced Analytics at Arkieva

COVID-19 direct and ancillary events have put risk management and rapid intelligent response (RIR), or sense and respond (SAR), front and center in the supply chain world. Join this incredible webinar with Dr. Ken Fordyce, Solutions Director, Supply Chain and Advanced Analytics at Arkieva, and learn about the ongoing challenge of implementing RIR to improve organizational performance with better decisions.

3 Ways to Manage your LTL Costs

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A majority of our customer base is primarily less-than-truckload (LTL) shippers so we are no stranger to this shipping option and all that it entails. Your LTL carriers have a specific pricing structure that you will fall into, but there are still things you can do to make sure you are being as cost-effective as possible when it comes to your LTL shipping.

How a TMS Can Help Your Small Business

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Transportation management systems aren’t just for large shipping operations. Small and large operations alike can benefit from a company like Freightview. TMS RSS

Your Guide to LTL Freight

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Freightview offers multi-mode shipping, but we first built our platform around your LTL shipping needs. Hundreds of companies trust us to help them manage their freight. We offer a concise, easy-to-use interface and we know our way around LTL freight.

Grow Your Margins by Marking Up Your Freight

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Here at Freightview, our goal is to help you keep your shipping costs low by streamlining reporting, tracking, booking, and quoting, but we allow you to take these savings one step further.

The Best Sales Forecasting Models for Weathering Your Goals

Every sales forecasting model has a different strength and predictability method. It’s recommended to test out which one is best for your team. This way, you’ll be able to further enhance – and optimize – your newly-developed pipeline. Your future sales forecast? Sunny skies (and success) are just ahead!

5 Traits of a Great Carrier Partner

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5 Benefits of Adding a Transportation Management System to your Workflow

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Many companies fall into an in-between space within their shipping processes. They ship enough to have direct rates but not enough to justify a pricey TMS system. Freightview occupies that sweet spot in the market. TMS RSS

3 Common Mistakes in Shipping and How to Avoid Them

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Shipping is an integral part of your company and directly contributes to its success, so it is important to really take a step back and ensure you are operating as efficiently as you possibly can.

4 Ways To Cut Shipping Costs

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What Supply Chain Leaders Keep Getting Wrong

Speaker: Nader Mikhail, CEO and Founder of Elementum

Stop the insanity and get your operations in order. Eliminate the one-offs, the firefighting, and the finger-pointing. Get the fundamentals rocking, so your operations can meet their full potential. After all, the best engine in the world is useless with four flat tires. Join this amazing webinar with Nader Mikhail, CEO of Elementum, to discuss why you should never have to worry about the basics again.

3 Benefits of Working with Multiple Carriers

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Shipping 101

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When you work in the freight world it is easy to get caught up in the jargon and forget that knowledge that seems basic isn’t for people who aren’t in the industry so here's a crash course into the freight world. FAQ RSS

Six Steps for Successful Change Management

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Change management is the term we use to describe all the various approaches to prepare and support individual employees and teams to make any sort of organizational change. Implementing change within an organization can be really difficult. But, there are things you can do as a leader to make change easier and to reduce any negative pushback from employees. TMS RSS

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A Transportation Management System Offers a Positive ROI

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Implementing a Transportation Management System (TMS) to your workflow can seem like a really big decision-- especially because it is an added business cost.

Supply Chain Evolution: Digital Transformation Is the Way Forward

A new study by The Economist shows that 54% of enterprises want to rethink their supply chains. Make them more agile and resilient. How would supply chains evolve from here? And what should supply chain leaders be doing differently? Download the report today!

A TMS Can Benefit Your Entire Company

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A transportation management system is a valuable tool, and it seems obvious that your logistics team would have access to this kind of tool but it can go beyond your basic logistics functionalities.

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Interlining Your Freight

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Interline shipping is a solution used when two or more carriers are are used to complete a shipment. Regional freight carriers have specific coverage areas, and they will often enlist help from a partner carrier to help complete a pickup or delivery. Carrier Connections RSS

Transportation Management Systems: 101

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Transportation management systems (TMS) are a staple of the shipping industry. Those systems scale from big, robust, and expensive systems to smaller, more hands-on and affordable systems, and everything in between.

Why Your TMS Should Go Beyond Your Logistics Department

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B2B Pocket Playbook: End-to-End Guide to Sales Enablement

Sales enablement is the strategic process of providing sales teams with the content, guidance, and mentorship needed to engage targeted buyers. It’s all about equipping sales professionals with the tools they need to put their best-selling foot forward. And if sales teams want to continuously sell better -- and faster -- their sales enablement process must have a game-winning strategy. It's time for you to start selling smarter - and hitting your sales number - with the best B2B database in the market. Get started today.

How Shippers Can Do More With Less

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A lot of us are trying to effectively do our jobs and serve our customers right now with less manpower and lower budgets than we’re used to. It’s tough, but it is the reality we are currently living in. We are all trying to do more with less. TMS RSS

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3 Benefits of a Multi-Carrier Strategy

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When it comes to deciding what your shipping department should look like, and what kind of solution you should utilize it will likely be just as unique as your business. One solution you can choose to utilize is building a multi-carrier network to work with. There are certain benefits that come with utilizing multiple freight carriers. TMS RSS

Digital BOLs and Why They Are Important

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We may be living in the digital age but there are still shippers who are handwriting their BOLs. Handwriting a BOL can cause a variety of problems. Here’s why you should ditch the pen and paper and create your BOL digitally. BOL TMS RSS

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How Much is Carrier Dwell Time Costing You?

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The end of year will be here before we know it, which means its time to analyze some budgets. You may be wondering how keep your shipping costs minimal, and your carrier dwell time could be contributing to your inability to negotiate lower freight charges. Carrier Connections RSS

Sustainability Trends That Will Make the Biggest Impact on Your Organization

Speaker: Jit Hinchman, Founder & President at Supply Chain Adviser™ and Sustainable Supply Chain Global Ambassador

Many companies are still reluctant to take on sustainability initiatives in their organizations. But in 2021 and on, making the switch to more sustainable decision-making can have some big business impacts. Join this incredible webinar with Jit Hinchman, Founder & President at Supply Chain Adviser™ and Sustainable Supply Chain Global Ambassador, to explore some trends in supply chain sustainability that may make your company rethink its current stance on technology, transparency, and overall operations.