Remove Demand Planning Software Remove Freight Related Topics

What is Freight Demand Modeling?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Featuring Our Top 16 Articles on Freight and Logistics! Any successful business will take measures to forecast supply and demand for their products and services. There are many software programs out there that can assist companies of every size in knowing what to expect.

71

On-Demand Delivery Platforms: The Renewed Focus on Becoming a Shipper-of-Choice

GlobalTranz

The post On-Demand Delivery Platforms: The Renewed Focus on Becoming a Shipper-of-Choice appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Technology on-demand delivery platforms

278
278
Insiders

Sign Up for our Newsletter

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Five Advanced Technologies That Are Revolutionizing Logistics

Logistics Viewpoints

While demand is high, ongoing product shortages continue to cause supply chain disruptions, create unpredictable shopping behaviors and drive rapid delivery expectations. We wanted to see inventory positions around the world compared to our forecast, compared to our actual demand.

119
119

The 5 Benefits of Hybrid SaaS TMS

GlobalTranz

New, innovative technology platforms have greatly sped the expansion and evolution of transportation as well as logistic solutions. Most notably are we seeing technology platforms that improve and simplify the users by means of integrating partners and using collected data. In today’s post, we talk about the 5 main benefits derived from the use of SaaS TMS and introduce what we call a Hybrid SaaS TMS. What is SaaS TMS & Introducing Hybrid SaaS TMS.

191
191

Value-adding Features of a Great Freight Rating System Within a TMS

GlobalTranz

Freight rating software is a necessity for shippers and 3PLs. There is more at stake in the choice of a freight rating system. When shopping for a Freight Rating Software System with TMS, look for key points that will add value and provide additional benefits for shippers. The Basic Functionality of a Freight Rating System. Useful Features in a Freight Rating System. Determine the software’s objective.

191
191

Why Leaders Are Migrating On-Premise Supply Chain Technology Systems to the Cloud

Turvo

To meet the consumer demands in today’s increasingly evolving logistics world, many businesses are beginning to implement supply chain technology systems successfully. On-Premise Technology Comes With Higher Risk of Data Loss or Theft.

73

Success Strategies for Demand Forecasting in Supply Chain

ToolsGroup

There’s been a lot of change in how we view supply chain demand forecasting: we moved from a focus on supply—what and how much to supply or replenish—to the demand-driven supply chain, which placed too much emphasis on the intermediate goal of an accurate demand forecast.

156
156

Freight Benchmarking: What Is It? Why Do It?

Logistics Bureau

Whether your company is a big or small player in terms of shipping volumes, and regardless of your chosen transportation modes (road, rail, ocean, air), the health of your bottom line depends in no small part on the competitiveness of your freight prices. What is Freight Benchmarking?

76

Demand > capacity

The Supply Chain Journal

In this issue, what carriers are doing about capacity, how SMEs are managing the freight storm, Knight-Swift picks up AAA Cooper and more. Demand > supply. Another minor positive, but one that doesn’t keep pace with demand. The BOM — It’s not just about moving the freight.

81

Unlocking crossborder B2B e-commerce: launching Freight-as-a-Service

Freightos

This triggered the evolution of the platform as we know it today – digital backbones that enable consumer e-commerce at scale. Platforms fueled e-commerce growth, which then could spread out around the world. . Which brings us to freight. The Marketplace to Platform Shift.

167
167

Why Strategic Partnerships Enable OTR Freight Management

GlobalTranz

OTR freight represents a long-standing aspect of supply chain operations and transportation management. Th is blog post covers the critical ways strategic partnerships can help supply chain managers achieve optimal OTR management for their freight. Carrier Vetting for OTR Freight .

202
202

Full Truckload Technology: The Various Technology Involved in Full Truckload Freight Shipping Management

GlobalTranz

Statistics on the industry-wide use of a transportation management system (TMS), like the Cerasis Rater, are lacking. A TMS makes up only a fraction of the full truckload technology available to shippers. In full truckload freight management, technology will make or break plans for keeping freight spend in check. Amazon continues to push its own fleet forward, and the Big Box giants are willing to pay premium prices to get freight to market.

150
150

Supply chains aren’t broken, it’s more a question of demand

Supply Chain Movement

Mainstream news reports are full of claims that supply chains are broken, citing widespread product shortages, overflowing ports and spiking freight costs. Across all industries, inventory, when compared to demand, is significantly higher than it was 15 years ago.

122
122

The Digital Supply Chain Demands the Use of Smart Supply Chain Technologies

GlobalTranz

Modern supply chains have access to more information and technology than ever before, creating a new, digital supply chain. However, the digital supply chain has grown increasingly reliant on the use of “smart technologies,” such as those involved in automated data capture, analyses and the Internet of Things (IoT). In addition, these technologies can introduce a new level of visibility and improve overall operations, asserts The Manufacturer magazine.

202
202

What Are The Factors That Cause Lack of Freight Capacity?

C3 Solutions

With the demand for order fulfillment steadily increasing in today’s modern logistic world, many factors contribute to the lack of freight capacity. driver shortage freight All Articles optimization Supply Chain and Logistics Technology Becoming a Shipper/Supplier of Choice

107
107

Redefining Freight Brokerage with Nick Jensen

The Logistics of Logistics

Redefining Freight Brokerage with Nick Jensen. Nick Jensen and Joe Lynch discuss redefining freight brokerage. He’s been in the freight industry for 10 years and has touched everything from carrier sales to customer operations to account management.

99

Are Ocean Freight Prices Absolutely Broken?

Freightos

It’s hard to predict what demand will be like for products like these ahead of time. And if not, why have prices been skyrocketing when demand is not? Is ocean freight pricing broken? It took carriers months to adjust capacity to the new low-demand reality.

195
195

What Can Freight Forwarding Learn from Airbnb? – A guest post from Container xChange

Freightos

While people find it easy to book things like accommodations online, container owners and freight forwarders or shippers looking for available Shipper Owned Containers (SOCs) often still struggle to connect with trusted partners. What can freight learn from Airbnb?

272
272

Business Logistics: Tips for Saving Money on Freight Bill Financing

Intelligent Audit

Many expenses arise from these disruptions that impact the bottom line profits for shippers today; one of the most volatile and impactful is freight bill financing. Implementing changes to consolidated freight shipping and improving operational efficiency can help lower freight costs.

52

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.

70

Best Practices on How to Implement Supply Chain Management Systems

Turvo

Some of the best practices on how to implement supply chain management systems include avoiding too many systems, keeping an eye on competitors, and creating clear expectations. Avoid Heavily Customized Systems That Incur Long-Term High TCO.

82

Lufthansa Cargo Boosts Handling Performance with New Production Planning System

DELMIA Quintiq

The new production planning system assists the planners in scheduling the break-down of incoming cargo and the build-up of outgoing freight for onward transport by truck or flight. Global freight demand is expected to continue to further grow”, says Harald Gloy. “We

249
249

Startup EXO Freight tackles lack of open-deck marketplaces, closes on seed round

The Supply Chain Journal

On Tuesday, Freight marketplace EXO Freight announced it has recently closed on an undisclosed amount of seed round funding led by 1984 Ventures with participation from I2BF Global Ventures and Lancaster Investments. Cross-border FreightTech platform Forager seeks $50M exit.

72

FreightWaves SONAR data integrated into EKA pricing tools on transaction fee basis

The Supply Chain Journal

EKA Solutions Inc, an industry-leading provider of cloud-based integrated freight management ecosystem for carriers, brokers and shippers, announced that it is now offering FreightWaves SONAR freight lane and market trends pricing data.

52

10 Critical Components for Your Freight RFP Checklist

GlobalTranz

Market volatility from the ongoing labor shortage on top of increasing consumer demand, rising fuel prices, and port and terminal congestion will continue to challenge supply chains through 2022 and beyond. 10 Freight RFP Components for Success.

209
209

How Freight Carriers Are Using Technology to Position Themselves for Success

Turvo

Within the transportation industry, freight carriers have always been some of the most adaptable. Freight managers, shippers, and logistics providers have long been leaders in adopting and embracing new trends and innovations. The investment in technology will pay off quite quickly.

52

Freight Forwarders Don’t Need Rate Management Systems

Freightos

Freight Forwarders Don’t Need Rate Management Systems. And no one needs Netflix – they want on-demand TV shows. Similarly, no forwarder needs a rate management system (RMS) per se – they need a platform to improve sales efficiency. According to Freights Index Data , over 50% of China-US quotes generated so far in 2017 relied on tariffs no more than two days old, with a further 30% relying on tariffs less than a week old. Freight data changes fast.

120
120

How to Optimize Freight Contracts

Intelligent Audit

Of all the details shippers and businesses have to manage and track, transportation costs and freight audits can be the most overlooked and impactful. Unify Your Freight Contract Data With a Single Source of Truth. Freight freight contract

52

Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019

GlobalTranz

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.

181
181

Hot Freight Opinions: Reaction to Uber Freight acquiring Transplace

The Supply Chain Journal

On Thursday, Uber Freight announced the acquisition of Transplace for $2.25 billion, a deal the companies say will “create one of the leading logistics technology platforms, with one of the largest and most comprehensive managed transportation and logistics networks in the world.”.

83

Freight Payment Best Practices to Enable Cost Control

Intelligent Audit

With ongoing recovery firmly in progress across multiple industries, one of the most significant challenges facing freight forwarders, supply chain managers, and transportation service providers is the issue of payment and freight bill payment service management.

52

Insights for Developing, Executing, and Monitoring your Parcel Freight to Meet Demand

CH Robinson Logistics

Recognize freight market conditions and current consumer expectations. When developing or reviewing your current small parcel strategy, freight market conditions and current customer expectations are key factors to consider. Freight and Transportation Services Featured LTL Parcel

62

Fuel Prices & Freight Forwarding Shipping Rates: Understanding the Relation

20Cube Logistics

Over the past decade, fuel costs have dramatically increased, which has increased the cost of ocean, air and road freight. Rising fuel costs have a snowball effect on the economy, politics, environment, and technology industries.

75

Freight Mode Optimization

Supply Chain Game Changer

What’s the Difference Between Freight Management and Logistics Management? Freight mode optimization article and permission to publish here provided by Adam Robinson at FreightWaves.com. LEADING MISCONCEPTIONS AND CHALLENGES OF FREIGHT OPTIMIZATION. Subscribe Here!

74

Using Technology to build Sustainable Supply Chains

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

However, there is now a growing appreciation that going green correlates with increased profit as demand for products with sustainable credentials grow and Asian companies get set to move up the value chain. And technology has a key role to play in the journey.

144
144