2016 Supply Chain Trends: 7 of 12 Trends that Will Drive Supply Chain Management in 2016

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We have already covered the top 6 trends for 2016 in manufacturing. 2016 Supply Chain Trends: The First 7 of 12. Today we will begin our two part series covering the 2016 supply chain trends we expect to see come to fruition in the next year.

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Top Freight Blogs of 2016… So Far

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Today marks the official halfway point of 2016 and that means it's time for our "Top Posts for the first half of the year" annual event. We will feature our 5 main categories all week: Logistics , Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Transportation , and Freight. 5 Most Popular Freight Blog Posts of 2016.So We display the most popular freight blog posts in the order of #5 to #1. 9 KPIs to Track for Proper Freight Management. Freight freight blogs

10 Controversial Freight Predictions for 2016

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10 Controversial Freight Predictions For 2016. There’s been several great predictions for logistics in 2016. Well, that’s China’s 2016 prediction. Freight Industry Is Finally Online. We Start Thinking Of Freight As Big Parcels. Freight Insights

10 Controversial Freight Predictions for 2016

Freightos

10 Controversial Freight Predictions For 2016. There’s been several great predictions for logistics in 2016. Well, that’s China’s 2016 prediction. Freight Industry Is Finally Online. We Start Thinking Of Freight As Big Parcels. Freight Insights

This Week in Logistics News (October 17-21, 2016)

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Cass Truckload Linehaul Index – September 2016. Manhattan Associates Reports Record Third Quarter 2016 Performance. R2 Freight & Logistics, Inc. How was the JDRF Death Valley Ride ? Brutal, exhilarating, and inspiring!

Bringing Freight Online with WebCargoNet and Freightos

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Bringing Freight Online With WebCargoNet And Freightos. But this story is more about a vision for a better future of freight, than just another acquisition. WebCargoNet’s focus has been more on the carrier-forwarder relationship and has also placed more focus on air freight.

Current State of the Logistics and Freight Economy

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Although an initial view of the logistics and freight industry seems stale, it represents how the flow of goods and services are sprouting and delivering more with fewer resources. However, recent years have seen more shippers turn to less-than-truckload (LTL) and freight consolidation with full truckload (FT) to reduce the number of trucks on the road. The supply chain of 2016 is not completely operated by robots (at least not yet). Freight Logistics freight logistics

7 Reasons Why 2016 is the Year of Warehouse Robots

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Robotics engineer Aaron Blasdel fills a Freight bin at Fetch Robotics headquarters. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 7 Reasons Why 2016 is the Year of Warehouse Robots appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

This Week in Logistics News (September 26-30, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Another Friday where I have limited time, so let’s go straight to this week’s supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention: Uber to move freight, target trucking for the long haul (Reuters). Trade in 2016 to grow at slowest pace since the financial crisis.

This Week in Logistics News (September 12-16, 2016)

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New Transport Mode to Redefine Freight Movement. July 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). Are you attending the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Annual Conference later this month (September 25-28 in Orlando, FL)?

[INFOGRAPHIC] Will APIs Replace Freight EDI? The Transportation Industry Moves Technology Forward

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Why does Freight EDI still exist? Freight EDI is costly to set up and maintain, leads to more headcount, and frequently breaks. Now, going further, what is EDI in freight? IS Freight EDI Dead?”. Is Freight EDI Dead? Alternatives to Freight EDI.

This Week in Logistics News (December 5-9, 2016)

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DAT’s Accelerated Freight Matching Launches with New Load Board App for Carriers and Paperless Onboarding Service for Brokers. R2 Freight & Logistics, Inc. October Air Freight Demand Up 8.2% – Fastest Growth in 18 Months (IATA).

This Week in Logistics News (September 19-23, 2016)

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FedEx to Increase Shipping Rates for Express, Ground and Freight Services. Cass Freight Index August 2016. July 2016 North American Freight Numbers.

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Utilizing Best-Practices to Create the Holy Trinity of Freight Accounting

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That's why it's vital for shippers to keep freight accounting best practices top of mind during this period of a slow-growing economy. What’s the Difference Between Freight Payment Processing and Freight Auditing? How Will Freight Invoice Consolidation Impact the Industry?

6 Benefits of Transportation Consolidation Programs & How They Reduce Freight Spend

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For manufacturers and shippers, freight spend represents one of the largest costs to the respective company. However, freight rates are continuing to increase , yet the end users continue to demand lower shipping rates. How Do Transportation Consolidation Programs Reduce Freight Spend?

The Top 5 Supply Chain Blogs of 2016 …So Far

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We continue our series on the top 5 blogs in our 4 main categories ( Freight , Manufacturing , Logistics , and Supply Chain ). Our last post covered the Top 5 Manufacturing blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 supply chain blogs from 2016 so far. Top Supply Chain Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. The supply chain blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included several elements of the supply chain.

This Week in Logistics News (November 28 – December 2, 2016)

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Cargobase goes Ocean Freight. September 2016 North American Freight Numbers. This follows Transplace’s acquisition of Canadian third party logistics provider Torus Freight Systems in 2012, and the opening of offices in Calgary and Montreal in 2014. Fidel is dead.

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This Week in Logistics News (August 8-12, 2016)

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enVista Releases New Analytics Dashboards for Freight Audit and Payment Solution. June 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). The post This Week in Logistics News (August 8-12, 2016) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

This Week in Logistics News (October 10-14, 2016)

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August 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). One of my predictions for 2016 was that we would see increased innovation to simplify and expedite trading partner (B2B) connectivity, which is at the heart of what Appterra does, a company Descartes acquired this week for $5.8

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Market Update: Seasonal Freight Surge and Consumer Forecast

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Freight 3PL CarriersAdobe Digital Intelligence says that 31% of consumers start shopping before November 1, and 27% will start before Thanksgiving, so the supply chain plans for the holiday season for months and months in advance.

The Top Logistics Blogs of 2016 …So Far

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We continue our series on the top 5 blogs in our 4 main categories ( Freight , Manufacturing , Logistics , and Supply Chain ). Our first post covered the Top 5 Freight Management blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 logistics blogs from 2016 so far. Top Logistics Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. It was clear that the logistics blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included many aspects of logistics.

Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2016

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What will happen in 2016? That said, there are several high-level trends and factors that will impact supply chain and logistics strategies and operations in 2016: Oil Prices : Just a few years ago, there was plenty of talk about oil prices potentially reaching $300 per barrel and the impact it would have on supply chain and logistics networks and processes (e.g., Will interest rates continue to climb in 2016, and if so, what impact will it have on inventory levels?

This Week in Logistics News (October 24-28, 2016)

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Ryder Reports Third Quarter 2016 Results. August 2016 North American Freight Numbers. I should have gotten the email by now.

Ready For The Future Of Freight?

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But 2016 marks the halfway point and it seems that the predictions were on the mark. But What About The Future of Freight? Last year, we wrote about how 2016 is the year the freight industry goes online. Brave New Freight World. Want to know the future?

Trending Transportation News: March 2016

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Here’s an overview of 6 popular transportation and supply chain news stories from March: Capacity News Inbound Freight

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The Top 5 Manufacturing Blogs of 2016 …So Far

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We continue our series on the top 5 blogs in our 4 main categories ( Freight , Manufacturing , Logistics , and Supply Chain ). Our last post covered the Top 5 Logistics blogs of 2016. Today's post will cover the top 5 manufacturing blogs from 2016 so far. Top Manufacturing Blogs from the First Half of 2016 So Far. The manufacturing blogs category most top viewed blog posts from the first half of 2016 included several elements of manufacturing.

This Week in Logistics News (November 7-11, 2016)

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September 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). Brexit passed. The Cubs won the World Series. Donald Trump won the presidency. What’s next? In each case, the sun rose and set the next day, and it rose again today.

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Digital Freight in 2019: The Next Chapter

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In 2019, digital freight isn’t a vision; it’s a reality. There are now literally dozens of platforms, from enterprise forwarders to top five ocean carriers, air freight carriers to online marketplaces , that prove this. Which ushered in a very interesting 2016.

This Week in Logistics News (April 11-15, 2016)

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February 2016 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI). Speaking of container ships, there continues to be a lot of confusion and uncertainty surrounding the new SOLAS requirements, which go into effect on July 1, 2016. the Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI) fell 0.7

Two Important Questions About the Future of Freight Moves

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Freight tons moving on the nation’s transportation network will grow 40 percent in the next three decades while the value of the freight will almost double, increasing by 92 percent, according to the latest projections by the U.S.

PLS’ 11 Most Popular Blog Posts from 2016

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(#11 Most Read Blog in 2016) Seasonal Freight Surge and Consumer Forecast -Fuel prices, weather, capacity, and e-commerce are a few factors that determine truckload demand during the holiday season. Freight 3PL Supply Chain

TransRussia 2016

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TransRussia 2016. Date: 19-22 April 2016. Primarily oriented toward freight transportation services, the TransRussia exhibition demonstrates the full range of solutions in the field – from transportation dispatch services, to software and freight-handling equipment. Register now >> Events event freight-handling equipment IEC Crocus Expo infrastructure ITE Group moscow Russia software supply chain transportation Transrussia

This Week in Logistics News (June 20-24, 2016)

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April 2016 North American Freight Numbers. Cass Freight Index Report – May 2016. The company cited a weak freight market, lower fuel surcharges and higher costs, among other factors, for the revision.

Five Technology Trends That Will Change Global Freight

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Five Tech Trends That Will Change Freight. billion dollars of US venture capital was invested in the first quarter of 2016. Hyperloop Proof of Concept Trial, May 2016. VC ❤️ Freight Startups. Moving data better means moving freight better.

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q3 2016)

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It’s hard to believe that 2016 is three quarters over, with many companies (including ourselves) already deep in planning for 2017. If you are looking for insights and advice to help inform your strategic plans for next year, check out the top Talking Logistics posts and episodes from Q3 2016 (see HERE and HERE for the top posts and episodes from Q1 and Q2, respectively). Beyond the Basics: Exploring the Value Levers of Freight Audit.