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3G’s Chief Revenue Officer Receives 2021 Women in Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive

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–This award recognizes outstanding executives whose accomplishments leverage supply chains for competitive advantage.–

Harnessing Your Domestic TMS as Reshoring Trends Continue

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Of the many things 2020 taught us, one key takeaway was understanding the global supply chain’s volatility. In the blink of an eye, offshoring manufacturing halted worldwide, forcing companies to find alternative ways to meet demand and explore potential reshoring possibilities.

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Conquering Supply Chain Uncertainty With the Right TMS

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A year into the pandemic, declining caseloads and the vaccine rollout are sparking hope that we’re gaining ground against the virus. However, the future is still uncertain, and positioning your supply chain for success comes with many questions and challenges.

How to Choose the Right 3PL TMS Software for Your Business

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Today’s shippers expect higher levels of shipping visibility, efficiency and response times from 3PLs, which is leading these LSPs to migrate to new technology. Learn more. The post How to Choose the Right 3PL TMS Software for Your Business appeared first on 3GTMS.

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Minimizing Retail Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021 and Beyond

Speaker: Izaac Moran, Customer Success Manager, FourKites; Glenn Koepke, SVP of Customer Success, FourKites; and featuring interviews with supply chain experts from Dollar Tree and Best Buy

Register for our upcoming webinar to see how savvy retailers including Dollar Tree and Best Buy are leveraging real-time visibility across their end-to-end supply chains in creative ways to drive agility and thrive in today’s unpredictable environment.

Transportation Management Systems: Overcoming Implementation Challenges

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A transportation management system (TMS) is one of the most transformative supply chain management technologies that a 3PL, shipper or broker can implement: It saves an organization 8-10 percent in freight cost on average, delivering one of the strongest ROIs of any supply chain software.

Transportation Management Systems: Overcoming Implementation Challenges

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Transportation Management System Implementation Success – What is Required? A transportation management system (TMS) is one of the most transformative supply chain management technologies that a 3PL, shipper or broker can implement: It saves an organization 8 ? 10% in freight costs on average, delivering one of the strongest returns on investment (ROIs) of any […]. The post Transportation Management Systems: Overcoming Implementation Challenges appeared first on 3GTMS.

Three Tips for Brokers to Gain and Retain Customers

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By JP Wiggins, VP of Logistics at 3G We talked to top brokers about getting/keeping customers, here is what they said. In today’s world, shippers are scrambling to find carrier capacity and affordably move their products.

3PL XTEND 2021 Recap and Summary

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By JP Wiggins, VP of Logistics at 3G We had a great time last week in San Antonio as a sponsor of 3PL XTEND. It’s been a while since we’ve attended in-person events, and this was a great one to kick-start those face-to-face interactions.

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Wiggins Discusses TMS and the Amazon Effect in The Logistics Journal

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Lots of supply chains are dealing with the “Amazon effect,” which has led consumers to demand lightning-fast (and free) delivery times, last-minute order changes, and 100 percent order accuracy. While initially seen as just a retail problem, these expectations have now reached the B2B world as well. Managing the Amazon effect requires a host of […]. The post Wiggins Discusses TMS and the Amazon Effect in The Logistics Journal appeared first on 3GTMS. Point of View

The Rise of Supply Chain n.0 – 5 Ways to Thrive on Change

Ready to learn how to thrive on change? In this eBook, our experts share the 5 key steps to executing Supply Chain n.0 strategies that thrive on change.

Announcing the 3Gtms 21.2 Upgrade: Industry Leading Managed Transportation with Best-in-Class Freight Brokerage, In One Complete TMS Software Platform

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The team at 3G is excited to release TMS 21.2, a new software upgrade that raises the bar on managed transportation while adding exciting best-in-class freight brokerage features. Built to manage some of today’s thorniest logistics challenges, the new 3Gtms 21.2

3Gtms Demo Video – Built-In Freight Brokerage Software: Finding Carriers and Capacity

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Finding available carriers at affordable prices is one of the most important parts of operating a successful freight brokerage. And in today’s world, with tight carrier capacity restrictions, it’s become harder than ever to secure carriers.

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Looking for Carrier Capacity? Look for a Transportation Management System.

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In June, FedEx Freight announced it would suspend service for more than 1,400 of its shipper customers — obviously a major and sudden disruption to those shippers’ distribution channels that left them scrambling to procure new transportation, and likely at a rate well above the rate they’d agreed to with FedEx.

Discussing the Use of Pool Distribution for Additional LTL Capacity on Talking Logistics

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Our Vice President of Corporate Development, JP Wiggins, spoke to?Adrian Adrian Gonzalez of Talking Logistics and discussed the use of pool distribution to gain additional LTL capacity.

SAP S/4HANA: 4 Tips to Get You Started on the Right Path

With SAP S/4HANA at the core of your digital transformation, you can empower your supply chain with intelligent process automation, unprecedented visibility, actionable insights and real-time collaboration.

Making Your TMS a Rallying Point for the IoT

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There’s a lot of buzz about the Internet of Things, or IoT. IoT refers to the physical network of vehicles, buildings, devices and other items that are increasingly connected. I also consider people and applications like an ERP or WMS to be part of the IoT. A transportation management system (TMS) has always been applied across many company platforms, exchanging information with your carriers, vendors and customers.

Webinar: Newest Software Innovations (and Pay-Offs) for the Global Food Supply Chain

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If you’re like many companies struggling with the complexity of food logistics, you likely have too many manual processes and/or outdated systems to manage the environment. This disparate approach doesn’t work in an industry that’s undergoing rapid change, from omni-channel demands and regulatory changes, to dynamic carrier bases and multi-modal transportation needs. In fact, food […].

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Making the Case for a Different Kind of TMS

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It’s been more than 15 years since most Tier 1 TMS systems were designed, and today’s TMS landscape is riddled with bloated and rigid TMS systems – none of which can accurately or fully manage your current needs. You wouldn’t work with 15 year-old accounting software or cell phone technology. So why trust your logistics to a TMS designed for another era? We believe today’s transportation issues require a new design of TMS to manage them.

Trying to manage the Amazon effect? Don’t ignore your TMS.

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Lots of supply chains are dealing with the “Amazon effect,” which has led consumers to demand lightning-fast (and free) delivery times, last-minute order changes, and 100 percent order accuracy. While initially seen as just a retail problem, these expectations have been extended to the B2B world as well. Lots of companies turn to their warehouse management system, inventory systems, order management system, and others to help manage the demands and expectations around orders and deliveries.

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4 Critical Steps to Build into Your Digital Logistics Strategy

Up your logistics game by empowering your supply chain with AI-powered analytics, real-time collaboration, IoT-enabled track and trace, and cognitive decision-making to achieve digital logistics success. Build your strategy around these 4 critical steps.

Tips for First-Time TMS Buyers

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A TMS is one of the most critical supply chain solutions because it touches nearly every other system in your world: WMS, ERP, finance and others. In this Q&A with Inbound Logistics, I discuss the why the importance of choosing the right TMS to solve your challenges can’t be overstated, along with why TMS implementations can be so complex. From the interview: A transportation management system (TMS) has one of the strongest ROIs of any supply chain management software: an average of about 7.5

TMS – The Digital Disruption Enabler for 3PLs

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It’s clear that digital transformation is rapidly upon us in transportation and is changing the way managed transportation 3PLs and truckload brokerages are doing business. Advances in technology, adoption of APIs, and huge disruptor companies are evolving the market faster than most can keep up.

3Gtms Discusses Parcel Shipping on Talking Logistics

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Our Vice President of Corporate Development, JP Wiggins, spoke with Adrian Gonzalez of Talking Logistics about why using a TMS with parcel shipping is important and the factors you need to consider during implementation.

Overcoming LTL Capacity with a Fully Connected TMS

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By Alex King, Commercial Operations at 3G There’s a hurdle in the road to recovery that the shipper community is still trying to overcome. Analysts forecast the economy to grow dramatically in 2021’s second and third quarters.

Cognitive Manufacturing: 4 Strategic Pillars That Drive Successful Outcomes

Manufacturers are eagerly embracing Industry 4.0 to gain end-to-end supply chain visibility, reduce OpEx spend, improve asset health and accelerate time to market. Explore the 4 strategic pillars that drive successful cognitive manufacturing outcomes.

Announcing the 3Gtms Version 20.3 Release

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New carrier sourcing for brokerage, access to 17 new parcel integrations, a new dock door scheduler module, and much more! The team at 3G is excited to announce the availability of our 20.3

New 3Gtms Release: Highlights for 3Gtms Version 21.1

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New division infrastructure enhancements, team management functionality, volume LTL quoting, and a limited availability module are part of this release, along with much more. The team at 3G is excited to announce the availability of our 21.1

Four Tips for Adding Less-than-Truckload Services to Your Brokerage

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Ready to go bigger in your truckload brokerage this year? It may be time to think smaller. By smaller, we’re talking less-than-truckload (LTL) shipments. LTL shipping demand is on the rise, driven in part by huge e-commerce increases among consumers during COVID.

Sneak Peek of 2021 Product Features, Enhancements, and Releases

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Following our December release of 3Gtms and our January release of Pacejet, we want to provide a short overview covering what can be expected for each of our technology solutions over the next year.

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Control Tower and Visibility Solution Guide

Supply chain leaders face the daunting challenge of delivering cost-effective services against stiff industry competition. Discover why a unified and converged approach will make all the difference in running an efficient and cost-effective supply chain.

3Gtms Discusses Ways to Combat Parcel Carrier Capacity Shortages on Talking Logistics

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Our Vice President of Corporate Development,?JP JP Wiggins, connected with?Adrian Adrian Gonzalez?of?Talking Talking Logistics?to to discuss the current capacity shortage for parcel shippers like UPS, USPS, and FedEx. They touched on ways shippers can avoid parcel shipping shortages and surcharges.

Four Ways 3PL TMS Software can Attract Customers and Maximize Margins

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3PLs with an eye toward sustained growth are focused on delivering exceptional customer service and onboarding customer quickly and easily. The right 3PL transportation management software (TMS) is essential to supporting this strategy.

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For 3PLs, Flexible Cloud-Based TMS Software is Essential to Thrive in the Post-COVID World

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The post For 3PLs, Flexible Cloud-Based TMS Software is Essential to Thrive in the Post-COVID World appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL TMS transportation management software

Is Cloud Based TMS Software Right For Your Transport Logistics?

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Transportation management systems (TMS) software has been around for decades. Most companies have been using the same system for quite some time, but they may be finding that their software no longer meets their needs.

Is Digital Procurement Transformation Delivering on the Promise?

Is your digital transformation working, or is it still a work in progress? Download this report, from a GEP-sponsored survey from ISM, to check your performance and see how your peers are reaching their transformation goals.