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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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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.–

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.–

Gartner on Choosing the Right Supply Chain Visibility Platform for Your Business

Supply Chain Visibility is critical to success in today’s market, but how do you ensure that you choose the right platform? Gartner rates 11 visibility platforms on 100+ capabilities to help you make the best decision for your business. Download the report!

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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The Huge Success Factor that’s Overlooked in TMS Projects

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So many factors go into a successful TMS project. And by “project,” we mean what happens after the implementation and after the vendor and partners go away. While good project teams and software can get nearly any TMS project live, there’s one huge factor that often gets overlooked in TMS projects: The super user. It’s […]. The post The Huge Success Factor that’s Overlooked in TMS Projects appeared first on 3GTMS. Point of View Archives Logistics Super User Supply Chain TMS Transportation

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.

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

How to Achieve True Net-Zero Emissions: An Action Plan for Supply Chain Leaders

To achieve sustainability, many firms set lofty net-zero emissions goals. However, meeting them is easier said than done. This GEP whitepaper shows why supply shain leaders should take steps now, and offers an action plan for moving forward.

TMS Buying Guide | Part 5- 5 questions to ask when evaluating a TMS solution

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The post TMS Buying Guide | Part 5- 5 questions to ask when evaluating a TMS solution appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL E-Commerce Freight Brokers Transportation Management Transportation Optimization & Planning

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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 […].

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.

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.

Using Technology & Strategy to Build a More Resilient Supply Chain

Speaker: Tom Coughlin, President at Coughlin Associates, Inc.

The pandemic has made companies acutely aware of the interdependence of supply chains, with reliance on multiple suppliers to produce crucial components of finished products. One of the consequences will be the growth of more local content in products, and that will require the use of new technologies. In this webinar, learn how to navigate the ways technology working with humans will transform the way products are made and distributed.

Freight Brokers’ Tech Transformation: The Human-Technology Balance

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The post Freight Brokers’ Tech Transformation: The Human-Technology Balance appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl freight brokers

5 Operational Challenges that Impact Transportation Management and How to Meet Them

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The post 5 Operational Challenges that Impact Transportation Management and How to Meet Them appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl brokerage logistics tms

How a TMS Creates Freight Management Efficiencies

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The post How a TMS Creates Freight Management Efficiencies appeared first on 3GTMS. Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl brokerage logistics tms

How a TMS Creates Freight Management Efficiencies

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The post How a TMS Creates Freight Management Efficiencies appeared first on 3GTMS. Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl brokerage logistics tms

Gartner's Market Guide for Data Analytics and Intelligence Platforms in Supply Chain

The data analytics and intelligence markets are evolving, and supply chain leaders are struggling to keep up. This research offers an overview of the market conditions and provides a list of representative vendors with platform-based solutions for supply chain.

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.

TMS Buying Guide | Part 1- How to Choose the Right Transportation Management System

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The post TMS Buying Guide | Part 1- How to Choose the Right Transportation Management System appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL E-Commerce Freight Brokers Transportation Management Transportation Optimization & Planning

TMS Buying Guide | Part 2- 4 Financial Benefits of a Transportation Management System

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The post TMS Buying Guide | Part 2- 4 Financial Benefits of a Transportation Management System appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL E-Commerce Freight Brokers Transportation Management Transportation Optimization & Planning

TMS Buying Guide | Part 3- Transportation Management System Functions and Features: What to Start With

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The post TMS Buying Guide | Part 3- Transportation Management System Functions and Features: What to Start With appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL E-Commerce Freight Brokers Transportation Management Transportation Optimization & Planning

New Research: The State of Supply Chain Network Design in 2022

This report explores how the state of supply chain network design has changed – including how the tools, maturity models, and market demands are transforming the network design practice.

TMS Buying Guide | Part 4- When You’ve Outgrown Your Transportation Management System

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The post TMS Buying Guide | Part 4- When You’ve Outgrown Your Transportation Management System appeared first on 3GTMS. 3PL E-Commerce Freight Brokers Transportation Management Transportation Optimization & Planning

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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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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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

8 Questions to Rate Supply Chain Platform Needs and Capabilities

There have been many investments in supply chain technologies, but the ability of vendors to enable orchestration differs, making the buying decision complex. TadaNow offers critical questions to ask when evaluating supply chain platforms.

How Transportation Management Systems Simplify Logistics

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The post How Transportation Management Systems Simplify Logistics appeared first on 3GTMS. Broker Software 101 Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl brokerage logistics tms

How Transportation Management Systems Simplify Logistics

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The post How Transportation Management Systems Simplify Logistics appeared first on 3GTMS. Broker Software 101 Freight Brokers Transportation Management 3pl brokerage logistics tms

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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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.

8 Supply Chain Technology Trends for 2022 and Beyond

Supply chain visibility, collaboration, and orchestration are now the top priority for executives. TadaNow has put together eight supply chain technology trends to incorporate into your supply chain strategy for the remainder of 2022 and beyond.