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.

High-Tech Inbound Freight Management: Managing a Cybersecurity Crisis

Cerasis

Cybersecurity is not a new topic in today’s world of supply chain management, but shippers often overlook the cybersecurity issues that exist with high-tech inbound freight management. Freight Technology Inbound Freight high-tech inbound freight management

Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q1 2019)

Talking Logistics

Overall, the first quarter of 2019 proves yet again that there’s never a dull moment in this industry. In case you missed them the first time around or want to read/view them again, check out the top posts and new episodes from Q1 2019. Visibility and Collaboration in Transportation Management [Video] The Digitization of Freight. The post Top Talking Logistics Posts & Episodes (Q1 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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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

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.

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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This Week in Logistics News (March 18-22, 2019)

Talking Logistics

in February US Freight Volume Drops (Wolf Street) FedEx Earnings Miss, Guidance Cut Again As Global Slowdown Continues (Investor’s Business Daily). The post This Week in Logistics News (March 18-22, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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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?

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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Inbound Freight Collaboration: How a TMS Creates Harmony Between Shippers, Vendors, and Carriers

Cerasis

These consequences include higher freight spend, poor dock scheduling, increased carrying cost of inventory and more. The post Inbound Freight Collaboration: How a TMS Creates Harmony Between Shippers, Vendors, and Carriers appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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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This Week in Logistics News (March 25-29, 2019)

Talking Logistics

A New Market Seeks to Draw Freight Bets (WSJ – sub. are set to launch on Friday [March 29, 2019], testing whether an old-school industry will embrace a new financial tool designed to protect cargo haulers and shippers against swings in freight rates.”

A Holistic Approach to Freight Savings with Mike Eberl

The Logistics of Logistics

I was hired as an accountant for an on-demand air charter operator that moved executives and high priority freight. 04:25] There’s an approach to freight savings that you use at Customodal, and I was hoping you could describe that to the audience. [00:21] Opening / Introduction. [00:42]

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 18-22, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Freight Startup Flexport Hits $3.2 The post This Week in Logistics News (February 18-22, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. This Week in News Amazon ATA Truck Tonnage Index cargo theft Cass Freight Index Flexport tariffs Walmart

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This Week in Logistics News (April 1-5, 2019)

Talking Logistics

Here are some details from the press release: Riskpulse helps shippers, carriers, distributors and receivers increase their on-time performance, reduce unnecessary freight spending and avoid waste caused by operational variability, as well as natural, social or infrastructure-driven disasters.

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

Talking Logistics

Providers of real-time freight visibility solutions. Here’s an excerpt from the post I wrote: “The reason real-time freight visibility is a hot topic now is that with today’s technology it’s no longer accepted as a black hole,” said Adelson.

[PODCAST] Blockchain in Shipping & Freight: A Pragmatic & Frank Discussion

Cerasis

Listen to “The Application of Blockchain in Shipping & Freight: A Pragmatic & Frank Discussion” on Spreaker. The post [PODCAST] Blockchain in Shipping & Freight: A Pragmatic & Frank Discussion appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Blockchain Freight Podcast Blockchain in Shipping

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.

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?

This Week in Logistics News (February 25 – March 1, 2019)

Talking Logistics

FourKites : The company announced a new DynamicETA (SM) algorithm that predicts freight times with greater accuracy in narrow time windows. The post This Week in Logistics News (February 25 – March 1, 2019) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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.

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.

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?

How Exception Automation and TMS Streamlines the Dock

Cerasis

Unfortunately, the increasing complexity of supply chains and inbound freight management will likely continue to force exceptions in established workflows. Inbound Freight TMS exception automation and TMS

5 Use Cases of Blockchain for Inbound Logistics Management

Cerasis

Blockchain technology represents one of the most significant advantages that supply chain leaders can utilize to improve logistics and reduce freight spend. Blockchain Inbound Freight Blockchain for Inbound Logistics

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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Ocean Freight Procurement and Going with the Stream

Freightos

The annual fixed-price contract is the current go-to for ocean freight procurement. Fixing a price is almost futile in a volatile market, and ocean freight now has much more volatility (both frequency and magnitude) than most other commodities. Searching for Ocean Freight’s Spotify.

Freight Brokers: Disintermediated or Growth Opportunity by Incorporating Technology?

Descartes

What will be the impact of digital freight on freight brokers?

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.

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.

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.

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 ).

February 22, 2019 Edition of This Week in Supply Chain Tech

Supply Chain Matters

The six-year old technical provider arranges ocean and air freight shipments for retailers and manufacturers utilizing technology that emulates popular travel booking web sites. Copyright 2019.

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