FreightWaves LIVE demos: Innovative logistics solutions

The Supply Chain Journal

These FreightTech demo recaps are from Day 1 of FreightWaves LIVE @HOME. Check out the demo to learn how TABi Connect can help your company. Check out the demo to learn more about ZUUM’s Logistics Super Platform. Check out the demo to learn more about FreightPower.

NZCS demo recap: FreightWaves SONAR unveils carbon footprint tool

The Supply Chain Journal

DEMO TOPIC: Intro to FreightWaves Carbon Intelligence (FCI). This demo illustrates ways SONAR users can leverage FCI to project their carbon emissions and compare their footprints to those of other logistics actors.

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FreightWaves LIVE demos: FreightTech innovations to boost supply chain efficiency

The Supply Chain Journal

Three FreightTech companies demonstrated their innovative technology solutions, including digital freight-matching tools and automated solutions designed to increase supply chain efficiency during FreightWaves LIVE @HOME on Thursday. Hunt 360, into a digital hub for freight efficiency.

Future of Freight Festival now a virtual event for 2021

The Supply Chain Journal

As many of you know, the Future of Freight Festival (F3) was on track to be our biggest and most awesome in-person event ever. Sponsors and demo companies can contact Dale Stewart to discuss available options.

[PODCAST] Blockchain in Shipping & Freight: A Pragmatic & Frank Discussion

GlobalTranz

Listen to “The Application of Blockchain in Shipping & Freight: A Pragmatic & Frank Discussion” on Spreaker. Blockchain and The Digital Supply Chain Resources to Download Learn more about ShipChain Request a Demo of ShipChain’s Platform Why Blockchain will Create Extreme Supply Chain Management Optimization Download White Paper Looking for a TMS for your OTR.read More. Blockchain Freight Podcast Blockchain in Shipping

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. The fundamentals of a Freight Rating System match a user’s shipping and freight characteristics and a carrier’s service and price options.

Is Freight Broker TMS Accurate? No. It's More a Freight Broker Operating Business Ecosystem

Turvo

Freight brokers face a perilous future of uncertain profitability. According to TruckingInfo , “gross margins and revenues were down for freight brokers in the third quarter of 2019, but cost reductions allowed brokers to stay profitable.” Would a freight broker TMS do the trick?

How Freight & Transportation Data Can Trim Your Transportation Spend

GlobalTranz

When you want to drive down your logistics and transportation spend, the very first thing that you need is freight and transportation data. Accurate freight and transportation data is particularly important. Seizing control of freight and transportation spend can improve operating income by five to 10 percent, and boost stock prices by 10 to 20 percent, according to an Accenture study, From a Shipper’s Market to a Carrier’s Market. Freight Invoicing Reports.

Top 5 Practical Freight & Logistics Applications of Blockchain-Based Systems

Shipchain

Payment Management Forms Another Key Freight-Use for Blockchain-Based Systems. Scheduling Through Blockchain Increases Freight Planning and Accuracy in Recordkeeping. Increased visibility of freight scheduling through blockchain is one of the ways blockchain may impact and benefit logistics, especially as it relates to wasted capacity. Freight shipped sooner for shippers and carriers. Lower freight rates charged by carriers.

No Crystal Ball Required: The Future of Freight Forwarding

BluJay Solutions

Recently Kewill worked with Transport Intelligence to examine the state of the global freight forwarding industry. The resulting report, “ The Future of Logistics – What Does the Future Hold for Freight Forwarders? As such, the importance of technology to freight forwarders cannot be overstated. Our report looks at the challenges freight forwarders face in overcoming these deep-rooted issues. Contact Us or Request a Demo.

Short haul freight drives carrier compliance higher

The Supply Chain Journal

An increase in contract rates is playing an obvious role, but shippers are moving an increasing amount of short-haul freight this summer. Tweener and short haul have grown similarly, while long haul has been sporadic with local freight demand contracting.

[PODCAST] E-Commerce for LTL: Why Freight Shippers are Mastering E-Commerce Logistics

GlobalTranz

Listen to “E-Commerce and LTL_Why Freight Shippers are Mastering E-Commerce Logistics” on Spreaker. E-Commerce for LTL Resources How Surface Mode Shippers Can Compete in E-Commerce Logistics Download White Paper Learn More About Cerasis E-Commerce for LTL Solutions Learn More Get a Demo of Cerasis E-Commerce for LTL Solutions Get Demo The Benefits & How to.read More.

Freight Forwarders Need to Tech Up – or Risk Shutting Down

BluJay Solutions

As consolidation among freight forwarders continues at a fever pitch, companies are being forced to expand their range of services to remain competitive – and avoid being gobbled up by larger competitors. Today’s freight forwarders are expected to deliver more than just the goods. In short, SMBs can hire a freight forwarder to provide what amounts to TMS-as-a-service. Contact Us or Request a Demo.

BluJay Helps Freight Forwarders Accelerate Digital Transformation with 21.0 Software Releases

BluJay Solutions

New Customer Portal launched with the latest release of BluJay’s web-based Transportation Management for Forwarders, purpose-built to meet the needs of today’s freight forwarders. a web-based global, multimodal freight forwarding software application. We listen to our customers and understand that process automation, visibility, and providing an excellent customer experience are keys to any freight forwarder’s success.

Carriers head west for a modern-day gold rush — of freight

The Supply Chain Journal

As long as the freight market remains as polarized as the U.S. It is no secret that there have been literal boatloads of freight available to move out of Southern California over the past year. To request a SONAR demo, click here.

Maritime booking surge suggests capacity could get tighter this fall

The Supply Chain Journal

This is probably due to the shift from replenishment to store/fulfillment freight. Once the freight clears customs, it has three options: Drayage to a warehouse. While shippers are ordering more goods from overseas, there is more potential freight to move on land.

Top 10 Freight Markets for Contract and Spot Freight

DAT Solutions

Current trends in freight can be explained by looking at the top ten contract markets by percentage of contract-spot mix. Top markets for van freight. For van freight, the top two contract markets are in southern California. For the markets with the highest ratio of contract freight to spot market freight you will find Albuquerque, NM, Flagstaff, AZ, and San Diego, CA. England depend on longhaul freight out of the West. Top markets for flatbed freight.

Freight boom is not without downsides for carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

A similar scenario played out at the end of the 2017-18 freight boom. Cost inflation from insurance, maintenance, equipment and wages lasted beyond the yearlong freight boom that saw spot rates surge to all-time highs for an unprecedented amount of time.

How to Choose the Best Fleet Management Software!

Supply Chain Game Changer

After you’ve narrowed down the options as much as possible from research, request live demos. These demos will allow you to see how their system operates and its ease of use first-hand (not just what they show and claim on their marketing material). Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Freight Tech, ROI & Input vs. Output Metrics

Parade

tl/dr - Don’t buy software-especially anything around “freight tech”-if your vendor can’t show you exactly what impact you’ll get and which knobs to tune. So why does this matter to freight brokers?

Freight Tech, ROI & Input vs. Output Metrics

Parade

tl/dr - Don’t buy software-especially anything around “freight tech”-if your vendor can’t show you exactly what impact you’ll get and which knobs to tune. So why does this matter to freight brokers?

Empty-container rush signals worst yet to come for shipping community

The Supply Chain Journal

and has been a bellwether for freight pattern shifts over the past two to three years — basically the main convergence zone of freight in the U.S. A chart is chosen from thousands of potential charts on SONAR to help participants visualize the freight market in real time.

Freight boom is not without downsides for carriers

The Supply Chain Journal

A similar scenario played out at the end of the 2017-18 freight boom. Cost inflation from insurance, maintenance, equipment and wages lasted beyond the yearlong freight boom that saw spot rates surge to all-time highs for an unprecedented amount of time.

Empty-container rush signals worst yet to come for shipping community

The Supply Chain Journal

and has been a bellwether for freight pattern shifts over the past two to three years — basically the main convergence zone of freight in the U.S. A chart is chosen from thousands of potential charts on SONAR to help participants visualize the freight market in real time.

Supply Chain Scope: New Study Shows Rise in US Inventories; California Estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030

Arkieva

Sustainable Freight Action Plan for California is estimated to Improve Freight Efficiency by 25% in 2030. The Sustainable Freight Action plan released by California governor Jerry Brown outlines a long-term 2050 vision and guiding principles for California’s future freight transportation system. Targets for 2030 Include: Improve freight system efficiency 25 percent by 2030. Foster future economic growth within the freight and goods movement industry.

Container Tracking live into your ERP through APIs

Shipsy

Help us with your details “here” and get a demo of our system now! Logistic Post Uncategorized Container Tracking software Freight procurement softwareShipsy TRACK solution is designed to automate the day to day tracking of container movements.

Eight Key Takeaways From FreighTech 2018:TLV

Freightos

The catalyst was fairly simple – there are freight conferences and tech conferences, but few that really mesh both very well. There was also some startling consensus on some core ideas: Freight is complex and transformation won’t happen overnight. Freight used to start with a golf game or a phone call. Freight is cool again. Events Freight Insights LogTech

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Analyst Develops Barometer to Assess Freight Capacity and Demand

DAT Solutions

Broughton Capital, LLC, an independent financial research firm, has developed a set of tools for the truckload industry called "DAT Freight Barometers." These barometers were developed using proprietary econometric algorithms and are based on data from DAT's truckload freight marketplace and the DAT RateView database. Freight barometers based on DAT data have been developed for the three major equipment types, van, flatbed and refrigerated vans.

How To Choose the Best TMS Software for Freight Brokers

DAT Solutions

What's the best transportation management software (TMS) for freight brokers? The software company may have adapted it for use by freight brokers, but that means you'll be paying for functionality you'll never use. That’s why many freight brokers prefer to use a TMS that’s designed specifically for their business. You need freight broker software that solves your problems right now. What if you start moving LTL freight in the future?

Shippers Access Newly Released Enterprise Multi-Carrier Parcel Shipping Solution in Transportation Management System With New Partnership

GlobalTranz

Shippers may then choose to move freight with either option depending on what is best for the shipper at that time. The TMS allows the shipper to then book the freight no matter what mode, ensuring that transportation management goals are met. In addition to offering all over-the-road modes with the addition of enterprise ground parcel management, Transtream provides access to intercontinental and international air freight services in the Cerasis Rater.

Freight Brokers Achieve Record Volume and Revenue in January

DAT Solutions

Freight brokers achieved record load volume and revenue in January, resulting in a slim, but positive net operating profit that is unusual for the season. Costs rose faster than revenues, however, adding 70% to labor expense and 24% to non-labor expense, as freight brokers invested in personnel and technology to prepare for business growth. Request a demo.

Freight Brokers Moved 16% More Loads in 2017

DAT Solutions

Revenue rose steadily throughout 2017 for freight brokers in the DAT Keypoint benchmark project. Rapid increases in spot market freight rates led to margin compression for many freight brokers in 2017. The DAT Broker Benchmark project analyzes revenues, expenses and profits, based on more than 25 key performance indicators available in DAT Keypoint , the transportation management system developed exclusively for freight brokers. Request a demo.

New SOLAS Container Weight Requirements a Hefty Concern

BluJay Solutions

To that end, Kewill and INTTRA have teamed up to deliver the first VGM-ready freight forwarding solution by integrating Kewill Global Forwarding with INTTRA’s eVGM Solution. Learn more about Kewill’s solutions for freight forwarders. Contact Us or Request a Demo. Blog Carriers Freight Forwarders Logistics Service Providers freight forwarder freight forwarding freight forwarding software global supply chain ocean shipping SOLAS

New SOLAS Container Weight Requirements a Hefty Concern

BluJay Solutions

To that end, Kewill and INTTRA have teamed up to deliver the first VGM-ready freight forwarding solution by integrating Kewill Global Forwarding with INTTRA’s eVGM Solution. Learn more about Kewill’s solutions for freight forwarders. Contact Us or Request a Demo. Blog Carriers Freight Forwarders Logistics Service Providers freight forwarder freight forwarding freight forwarding software global supply chain ocean shipping SOLAS

Avoid Hidden Charges on International Shipments

Shipsy

Help us with your details “here” and get a demo of our system now! Logistic Post Uncategorized Container Tracking software Freight procurement softwareWe at Shipsy are always striving to improve our platform by learning from and responding to the Industry needs!

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