Is Logistics Outsourcing Right for Your Company?

Supply Chain Movement

More shippers today appear to be outsourcing some or all of their logistics. How does a company decide that outsourcing logistics is the right choice? From local truck transportation to global supply chain management systems, from produce sourcing to consulting based on practical experience to outsourcing, C.H. Is logistics outsourcing right for your company? Robinson logistics outsourcing whitepaper

The Year in Logistics: Most Popular Articles from 2020

Logistics Viewpoints

It’s the last few weeks of the year which means it is time to look back at the year in logistics. And 2020 was certainly quite the year in logistics. So, without further ado, here are the most popular logistics articles from 2020.

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Crowdfunding Fulfillment Solutions!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Just take the story of The AirHook, invented by Craig Rabin in his basement, Chad was astonished when his innovative airline cup took off on KickStarter faster than the jet planes his products were designed to be used on! Craig was no longer an inventor, he had to go into full-time logistical planner to find a solution. Source: Indiegogo. This gives you the option to leverage your crowdfunding capital with other funding sources to launch your product. Subscribe Here!

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The Ultimate Guide to Pick and Pack Methods!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The company’s software can help you manage inventory, logistics and fulfillment, and other pick and pack services. Chad Rubin, Skubana co-founder and CEO, shared his wisdom on how to find the best pick and pack software solution for your business. It should also have the flexibility to connect to the shipping providers and fulfillment sources (in-house, 3PLs, and drop-shippers) that comprise your operations,” he noted. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Mindmap for Supply Chain Execution 24/7

Supply Chain Movement

Together with Consafe Logistics, a supplier of supply chain execution software, Supply Chain Movement has created this Supply Chain Execution Mindmap to outline the route, including road signs indicating potential hazards along the way. >>Please Logistics operations and supply chains are increasingly complex due to the number of delivery options offered, and business systems such as webshops and order management have become businesscritical.

Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

By consolidating at the source, several shipments can be combined into one, thereby reducing the number of shipments even before the shipments arrive at the Logistics Service Provider (LSP). Especially in the case of cost-related deviations, the shippers’ approval should be required before the Logistics Service Provider can invoice the shipper for extra costs. 10 questions about Freight Spend Management. There are numerous ways a shipper can reduce freight spend.

New: Global Trade Map 2016

Supply Chain Movement

The benefits of utilising modern-day FTAs include fewer customs duties, less red tape, access to public tenders, sourcing opportunities, investment opportunities and more transparent business conditions. Operations, customs, supply chain, legal and/or logistics departments are brought together during the product procurement process to ensure that imported components and finished products meet the terms of the relevant free trade agreement.

12 Tips to Get (and Keep) the BEST Carriers

DAT Solutions

Vet carriers using multiple sources - It’s a good practice to confirm a carrier’s phone number from a reliable source. Use SaferSys, DAT CarrierWatch , Company Reviews and as many sources as you can to vet carriers. Chad Boblett, Owner-Operator, Boblett Brothers Trucking, Lexington, KY: 4. Justin Frees, Executive VP of Carrier Development, Arrive Logistics, Austin, TX: 7.

12 Tips to Get (and Keep) the BEST Carriers

DAT Solutions

Vet carriers using multiple sources - It’s a good practice to confirm a carrier’s phone number from a reliable source. Use SaferSys, DAT CarrierWatch , Company Reviews and as many sources as you can to vet carriers. Chad Boblett, Owner-Operator, Boblett Brothers Trucking, Lexington, KY: 4. Justin Frees, Executive VP of Carrier Development, Arrive Logistics, Austin, TX: 7.