Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019

Cerasis

Freight management is crucial for companies around the globe. Effective freight management reduces delays for consumers, helps companies offer Amazonesque shipping benefits and much more. Shippers that wish to succeed in 2019 need to know the top trucking and freight management trends for 2019 and how they will affect shipping practices, global trade, last-mile , and even drivers. How To Determine Freight Class: Density Calculator & Printable Resource.

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Digital Freight in 2019: The Next Chapter

Freightos

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. 2019 and Beyond: Payback Time.

Freight Data Trends for 2019 and How a TMS Will Grow in Value

Cerasis

The application of data can help shippers gain control of shipping costs and make informed decisions, and the top freight data trends for 2019 exemplify how the use of a transportation management system (TMS) can further this cause.

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[WHITE PAPER] How Effective Operations Management & Technology will Enhance Shipping in 2019

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “How Effective Operations Management & Technology will Enhance Shipping in 2019” white paper! What You’ll Learn in this Shipping in 2019 White Paper Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019 Which Industries Will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019?

Removing the 3 Barriers to Building a Predictive Supply Chain

Growing Challenges Shippers, carriers, terminal operators, freight forwarders and 3PLs spend millions of dollars and. ocean carriers, freight forwarders, 3PLs, terminal operators. and Silicon Valley, ClearMetal’s Intelligence Platform predicts nearly all events in freight booking and.

The Top 2019 Logistics Trends Shippers Should Know

Cerasis

2019 is shaping up to be a year in which warehouses and distribution centers continue the development and implementation of technology-based processes. Fewer trucks are going to be available for full truckload, and excess freight will be consolidated into LTL loads.

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Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019

Cerasis

Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. ” The Uberization of trucking also holds great promise in fully automating the freight scheduling process.

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Which Industries Will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019

Cerasis

Consider these industries and areas of the economy where logistics capabilities will expand throughout 2019. The post Which Industries Will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019 appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Strong growth in the U.S.

This Week in Logistics News (January 28 – February 1, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Uber Freight: Transportation Facility Brand Managers. As reported by Transport Topics , “Truck drivers using the Uber Freight load-booking app can now rate shippers’ and receivers’ facilities and share feedback on factors such as wait times and amenities.”

This Week in Logistics News (February 4-8, 2019)

Talking Logistics

The real-time freight visibility space was particularly hot this year, with two major acquisitions completed in recent months ( Descartes acquired MacroPoint and Trimble acquired 10-4 Systems ). [This page is intentionally left blank.]. because my mind is blank this morning.

End to End Supply Chain Visibility - Solving The Data Problem

when booking freight, and how to staff. 1DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION, END-TO-END VISIBILITY, AND. THE "DATA PROBLEM". Given the macroeconomic cl imate and the. Amazon effect," many companies are. looking to digital ly transform their. businesses. For decades, businesses have largely.

This Week in Logistics News (January 7-11, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Did you make any New Year’s Resolutions for 2019? Register for the ride of your choice : registration opens next Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 12:00 pm EST. Click here to be notified about registration. Are you’re still looking for a personal challenge this year?

This Week in Logistics News (January 14-18, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Here are some more excerpts from the article: Novo Nordisk A/S, the Danish drugmaker, booked some air-freight slots to prepare for the possibility of significant border delays, Pinder Sahota, its U.K. Will blockchain have the same fate as RFID in supply chain management?

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Amazon’s Freight (Train) Is Coming

Cerasis

The post Amazon’s Freight (Train) Is Coming appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Editor’s Note: This article is from Steve Bettwy , Vice President – Quality and Business Continuity, Operational Excellence, and Continuous Improvement at Direct Supply. I hope we can agree that Amazon will disrupt an industry if it wants to.

The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

The digitization of freight is one topic that has generated a lot of industry buzz and animated discussion over the past couple of years, but also a lot of confusion and questions. What exactly is freight digitization? Defining the digitization of freight. Given the confusion and questions surrounding the digitization of freight, I began our discussion by asking Brian for his definition. Is Blockchain part of freight digitization?

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Improved Supplier/Vendor Management (Automated buying on an e-commerce website for repeat orders, automated freight pickups for inbound delivery, automated tracking alerts). Find Freight Capacity & Reduce Freight Costs with Automated, AI, & Blockchain Driven TMS.

February 8 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Tech

Supply Chain Matters

JUSDA is currently authorized to act as the supply chain agent and logistics arm of Foxconn regarding ocean and air freight, surface transportation, customs brokerage and warehousing. Copyright 2019.

Supply Chain Matters Features This Week in Supply Chain Tech: January 25, 2019 Edition

Supply Chain Matters

The Supply Chain Matters blog features our This Week in Supply Chain Management Tech column, a brief synopsis of noteworthy supply chain management focused technology news that occurred during the week of January 29, 2019, which we believe woul d be of interest to our readers. Copyright 2019.

Peak Shipping Season: A Review of Trends from the 2018 Holiday Peak Season

Cerasis

So, let us reflect on the peak shipping season trends we saw at the close of 2018 and how those trends will affect the industry now and throughout 2019. As a result, more retailers will look to remodeling to stay competitive with Amazon at the beginning of 2019. Freight data use.

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Logistics Consolidation: Trends Arising From Consolidation of the Logistics Industry

Cerasis

Logistics consolidation will have a resounding effect on the industry in 2019. Improper consideration of backhauls, deadhead, dwell time and spot freight will result in excess freight and unused space. E-Commerce Logistics Freight Logistics

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How Technology Empowers Freight Brokers to Work Smarter, Not Harder, to Drive Profitability

Talking Logistics

Working smarter, not harder, is critical for everybody in transportation today, but it’s especially important for freight brokers in light of the increased competition in the marketplace and the ever-more demanding expectations of shippers. What does “working smarter, not harder” mean for freight brokers? Current challenges for freight brokers. The current growth economy, where demand consistently outpaces supply, places a premium on freight brokerage services.

7 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Leaders in 2019

CHAINalytics

The post 7 Challenges Facing Supply Chain Leaders in 2019 appeared first on Chainalytics.

Which Industries will Demand Greater Logistics Capabilities in 2019

C3 Solutions

This post was originally posted on Cerasis.com and written by Adam Robinson, Marketing Manager at Cerasis.

Global Logistics Outlook: 2019

NFI

Global Supply Chain 3pl Freight Forwarding Global LogisticsGuest Post: Mike Greco, Senior Vice President of Global Logistics When you look back at some of the major trade decisions made in 2018, we see a continuing volatility in the global markets going into the new year.

The State of Digital Freight: The 4×4 Blueprint for Freight 2020

Freightos

The journey to digitize freight, while initially off to a slow start, has gained momentum in the last two or three years. They’re licensed to be an ocean freight forwarder, and they’ve bought some aircraft and an airport; and of course they are a huge warehousing player.

Autonomous Mobile Robotics (AMR): What They Are and Benefits of Using Them

Cerasis

Today, warehouses can utilize robots in all aspects of fulfillment processing , including both inbound and outbound freight management. Sudden surges in warehouse demand result from increased access to retailers.

Trends 2019: Manufacturing

Enterra Insights

technologies that interact, communicate and create lakes of vital freight information is now entering the supply chain and these will be instrumental in bringing about the smart supply chain.”[2] Look for this trend to accelerate in 2019 as the fastest-growing manufacturers who have succeeded in winning new customers turn to robotics to fulfill the high volume orders of their new, and often foreign-based customers.”[4].

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The Top 10 Podcasts of 2018

Cerasis

This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain. We will also feature our top white papers of the year, Talking Freight. and top episodes from “ The Freight Project Podcast.”

Transportation in 2019 and Beyond: Key Factors Impacting Supply and Demand

Talking Logistics

As we begin 2019, what are the key lessons learned from last year, and what trends and factors should shippers keep an eye on to make sure they’re able to respond effectively to whatever happens in the transportation market in the weeks and months ahead? But what also came out of the session was a feeling that with new capacity now coming on-line, we should see better balance in 2019. Economic factors impacting 2019 transportation. What to watch for in 2019.

Trends 2019: Supply Chain

Enterra Insights

The staff at Supply Chain Network (SCN) writes, “With rising customer expectations, changing business models, cut-throat competition and the influx of technologies, it’s critical that you prepare your supply chain to address challenges such as the capacity crunch, last mile strategies, balancing of costs, digital freight market opportunities and navigating the ecommerce maze.”[1]. 1] Staff, “ Prepare to Master Supply Chain Challenges in 2019!

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Air Freight Trends to Watch in 2019

Transportfolio

What is your air freight strategy for the year ahead? The surge in demand for air freight that took off in mid-2016 normalized in early 2018. It is likely that 2018 will end with a growth rate in the 4% range, down from 10% in 2017 (measured in freight tonne kilometers per IATA ).

The Top 10 Supply Chain Blogs of 2018

Cerasis

That then allows us to create more of that kind of content for our award-winning blog This year we will feature the top blog posts by page views in the following categories: Manufacturing , Logistics , Freight , and the Supply Chain. and top episodes from “ The Freight Project Podcast.”

What Are Dark Warehouses and What Do I Need to Know?

Cerasis

For the dark warehouse to function, a high-speed sorting system would operate independent of human input and move products and freight throughout the warehouse. Demand to increase efficiency in warehouse management is at an all-time high.

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Full Truckload Trends to Watch in 2019

Cerasis

Shippers face great uncertainty regarding the full truckload industry for 2019. Capacity is still wasted, reports Satish Patel via JOC.com , yet new apps and technologies are changing the way shippers tender and schedule freight. Getting The Most Out of Shipping In 2019.

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How the Latest Government Shutdown Affects Today’s Transportation Professionals

Talking Logistics

On September 21, 2018, after President Trump signed a bill funding energy and water related portions of the federal government, the Department of Energy received funding for 2019. DOT) did not receive funding for 2019.

[PODCAST] The State of the Food & Grocery Supply Chain & The Impact of the “The Whole Foods” Effect

Cerasis

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” We hope you enjoy “The Freight Project Podcast.” We’ll publish every Tuesday right on the Cerasis blog and Freight Institute. In this “The Freight Project Podcast” episode you’ll hear : What are the impacts on the food & grocery supply chain thanks to the “Whole Foods” acquisition & the pressure that puts on food & grocery supply chain executives.

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