What is Multimodal Shipping?

GlobalTranz

Multimodal shipping represents how companies can find new value within their supply chains and augment efficiency without dramatically increasing landed costs. The post What is Multimodal Shipping? Freight multimodal shipping

Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper | Talking Freight VIDEO

GlobalTranz

[link] Lets Talk – Omnichannel and Multimodal Shipping Trends The global supply chain is sick. The post Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper | Talking Freight VIDEO appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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E-Commerce Freight Shipping in 2020: Is This the Year Heavier Freight in E-Commerce Proliferates?

GlobalTranz

The trend has been evident in recent years, but heavier freight remained on the fringe of e-commerce shipping. The post E-Commerce Freight Shipping in 2020: Is This the Year Heavier Freight in E-Commerce Proliferates?

Challenges in Multimodal Shipping Management

GlobalTranz

And more companies are turning to multimodal shipping management as an alternative to sticking with a single-mode. The post Challenges in Multimodal Shipping Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight multimodal shipping management

Industry 4.0: Are You Ready?

The supply chain is moving towards automation - and even awareness - that will change how products are ordered, manufactured, shipped and consumed. Are you ready?

Current State of International Transportation Industry – LogiSYM October/November 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Key features include the tracking of concise milestones to bring supply chain transparency, a completely digital document repository to facilitate real time sharing and confirmation of shipping documents, exception management, and many other collaboration tool-kits. What TRAMES Aims to Tackle.

Capitalising on Supply Chain Digitisation with Robotic Process Automation – 10 Areas of Opportunities – LogiSYM August 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

MAERSK the integrated shipping company, for example, has implemented RPA to achieve significant ROI. The path to recovery from COVID-19 – LogiSYM August 2020. 10 Huge Benefits of eCommerce Businesses for Retailers & Buyers – LogiSYM August 2020.

5 Steps to Start Planning Your Peak Season Shipping Strategy | Fast Freight Five VIDEO

GlobalTranz

[link] Preparing for peak season 2020 should be no different than any prior year. However, 2020 has been extremely eventful and wrought with risk in the supply chain. Peak Season Videos Peak Season Shipping Strategy

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Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper

GlobalTranz

The post Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Omnichannel Trends Multi-Modal Shipping TrendsThe global supply chain is sick.

Shipping stocks hammered as China fears intensify

The Supply Chain Journal

As China goes, so goes ocean shipping. China is pivotal to dry bulk and tanker shipping markets on the demand side and to container shipping on the supply side. Shipping shares plunged along with the rest of the stock market. Dry bulk shipping. Tanker shipping.

5 Ways to Go Green with Carbon-Neutral Shipping

GlobalTranz

Editor’s Note: Today’s blog comes from a guest author, Michael Gorman, who shares five different ways of going green with carbon-neutral shipping. The post 5 Ways to Go Green with Carbon-Neutral Shipping appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

10 Multimodal Metrics to Track for Transportation and Shipping

GlobalTranz

Complexity and precision data within the transportation and shipping industry require refinement in measuring and recording metrics. The post 10 Multimodal Metrics to Track for Transportation and Shipping appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

Truckload Shipping Seasons

Freight Center

In the freight shipping and logistics industry, there are different seasons, so to speak. Understanding truckload shipping seasons can help you optimize your supply chain and plan ahead for busier months when capacity is tighter. Freight Shipping & Logistics Truckload Shipping

Shipping During Hurricane Season

Freight Center

2020 will undoubtedly go down in the history books – and it’s not over yet. We are rolling right on into hurricane season, and the 2020 hurricane season is predicted to be very active. Freight Shipping & Logistics Business Shipping

Shipping Disruption: What Shippers Need to Know About DPA

GlobalTranz

The novel coronavirus, also known as COVID-19, has contributed to what might be described as the biggest supply chain shipping disruption of the century. had jumped to 44,183 as of noon Tuesday, March 24, 2020, and even since, the totals in New York.read More. The post Shipping Disruption: What Shippers Need to Know About DPA appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. E-Commerce Logistics Logistics Supply Chain Shipping Disruption

What Happens to Retail in Fall 2020?

Logility

As retail companies enter the traditional “back-to-school” selling season, we must acknowledge there is nothing traditional about BTS 2020. Let us examine several areas where strategies need to be adjusted for the Q3 2020 & Q4 2020 selling seasons.

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Transforming the GCC Chemical Industry with Supply Chain Integration – LogiSYM September 2020

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Slowing demand means 6% lower imports from the GCC vs 2019 and 10% lower than 2020 forecast before the virus outbreak.” Focussing on lowering logistics costs by coordinating time charters or invest in joint shipping lines to capture ship-owner returns. Work-from-Home, Trust & The Friday Factor – LogiSYM September 2020. Transforming the GCC Chemical Industry with Supply Chain Integration – LogiSYM September 2020. Article September 2020

How to Plan for Shipping Success in 2021

Freight Center

2020 has been a year none of us will ever forget. But, even with the unpredictability variable always at play, there are ways you can prepare for a better shipping year ahead. Freight Shipping & Logistics Business Shipping

LTL Shipping Through Proactive Supply Chain Risk Management Software

GlobalTranz

The post LTL Shipping Through Proactive Supply Chain Risk Management Software appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. The topic of supply chain risk management has taken on a new persona as the global supply chain endures the COVID-19 crisis.

How to Stay Ahead of Holiday Shoppers in 2020

OneSCM

This may mean increased shipping of gifts and more creativity around gift deliveries. Any delays in shipping or changes in product availability should be clearly and quickly communicated. The post How to Stay Ahead of Holiday Shoppers in 2020 appeared first on OneSCM.

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Freight Data Sharing Across the Supply Chain and Its Role in Multimodal Shipping

GlobalTranz

The post Freight Data Sharing Across the Supply Chain and Its Role in Multimodal Shipping appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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Editor’s Pick: 9 Ways to Save Money on Truckload Shipping

Talking Logistics

This post from Kuebix’s blog highlights nine ways companies can save money on truckload shipping. Read more Editor’s Pick: 9 Ways to Save Money on Truckload Shipping.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (December 18, 2020)

Talking Logistics

Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (December 18, 2020). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (December 18, 2020) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

Emergency Shipping Amid Uncertainty Through Data Driven TMS

GlobalTranz

The post Emergency Shipping Amid Uncertainty Through Data Driven TMS appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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Record shattered: 61 container ships stuck waiting off California

The Supply Chain Journal

The number of container ships at anchor or drifting in San Pedro Bay off the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach has now blown through all previous records and is rising by the day. While designated anchorages are limited, the space for ships to safely drift offshore is not.

Investor scores a fortune selling container ships named after Patriots

The Supply Chain Journal

New York and Connecticut investment funds rushed into shipping in the decade after the financial crisis, believing they’d make a killing buying low and selling high. Ship brokerage Compass Maritime called it “one of the most remarkable asset plays in recent memory.”

Top 3 Benefits of Intermodal Shipping

BR Williams Supply Chain Management

Intermodal freight shipping has been around for decades, but it is growing in popularity due to its many benefits. Integrating intermodal shipping into your supply chain can bring significant cost-savings, increased levels of security, improved safety, and make shipments flexible.

Top 5 Supply Chain Trends to Watch in 2020

OneSCM

The online shopping conveniences offered by large retailers like Amazon have led to increased consumer expectations – including rock-bottom prices, endless product variety and fast shipping – all of which affect each part of the global supply chain.

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IMO 2020 is Here. Are You Ready?

Supply Chain Game Changer

The IMO’s (International Maritime Organization) new Sulphur regulations, IMO 2020, will have far-reaching consequences for the global trade community. The ships now have to reduce their Sulphur emission by over 80% – 85% by switching to Lower Sulphur Fuel. What is IMO 2020?

LTL and FTL Shipping: Which is Best for You?

SupplyPike

Learn about: Key differences between LTL and FTL shipping Shipping options offered by Walmart. Two widely used means of transportation are less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping and full-truckload (FTL). If businesses need to get something shipped fast, FTL could be the best option.

What is LTL Shipping?

SupplyPike

Learn about: Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping Advantages of LTL Factors determining shipping rates. Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping is a system of transporting a smaller shipment than a typical truck filled with one order. Get better shipping rates.

From Exports to Delivery: Simplifying PPE Shipping

CH Robinson Transportfolio

For a closer look at how China’s regulations impact PPE shipping, check out our recent PPE exporting video featuring our director of product development, Vincent Wong. And due to the nature of the shipping industry, these regulations can change quickly—especially for medical grade equipment.

Is your e-commerce logistics ready for the Black Friday 2020?

Shipsy

Black Friday 2020 – Understanding it from your e-commerce business’ perspective . October 8, 2020. Is your e-commerce logistics ready for the Black Friday 2020? October 8, 2020. September 30, 2020. July 22, 2020. June 25, 2020.

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We Are Finalists in the 2020 Supply Chain Brief MVP Awards!

All Things Supply Chain

All Things Supply Chain has qualified as a finalist in two categories in the 2020 Supply Chain Brief MVP Awards!

Who Ships the Most Pumpkins?

Freight Center

Shipping pumpkins isn’t like shipping other seasonal produce out there and can be difficult and costly if not done properly. Boost your pumpkin supply chain today with this crash course and discover who ships the most pumpkins!