Cross Border eCommerce – Key to Successful Entry in North America


When seller brands dream of penetrating the international e-commerce markets, they usually picture North America – and they have justifiable reasons for this: As of 2018, the average revenue per online shopper is the highest for the United States.

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019


The concept of automating processes and activities is a major sticking point for supply chain and logistics. Shippers need to understand the top supply chain and logistics automation trends to watch for in 2019. Download WhitePaper. Automation Logistics Supply Chain Trends

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This Week in Logistics News (April 20-24, 2015)

Talking Logistics

Lots of supply chain and logistics news this week, so let’s go straight to the items that caught my attention: Amazon now ships to your Audi’s trunk ( USA Today ). UPS Brings Technology and Logistics Expertise to Study of Drone Use in Humanitarian Response.

Business intelligence critical for logistics firms as IT investment environment improves


Transport and logistics companies are investing into four key areas above all others: Business intelligence; transportation management; warehouse management; and supply chain visibility. Download the full report here. .

Transplace’s Q2 2020 Logistics Market Quarterly Update


Transplace’s Q2 2020 Logistics Market Quarterly Update. Logistics industry specialists can look to Transplace’s Logistics Quarterly Market Update and Outlook Report to gain insights from Q2 2020 and an outlook for what’s to come. North America and International Updates.

IoT and AI expected to be most disruptive technologies for logistics in 2020


It was closely followed by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and these two technologies are also rated as top for generating Return on investment (RoI) for logistics firms in 2019. Download the complete report here. .

IoT and AI expected to be most disruptive technologies for logistics in 2020


It was closely followed by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and these two technologies are also rated as top for generating Return on investment (RoI) for logistics firms in 2019. Download the complete report here. .

This Week in Logistics News (February 18-22, 2013)

Talking Logistics

Con-way Truckload and Con-way Multimodal Join Forces to Launch New Intermodal Service for North America. CombineNet and Transplace Extend Partnership in Delivering Advanced Transportation Procurement Solution to North America.

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Logistics Services Providers Shift Investment Focus Outside BRIC Markets

BluJay Solutions

In particular China and India, with annual economic growth rates many multiples ahead of North America and Europe. Logistics software providers including Kewill are seeing a definite increase in logistics services providers expanding their operations to include these countries.


The 7 Best Events For Freight Shipping in 2015


Are you up-to-date with the latest events in freight shipping and logistics? Check out some of the country’s top freight shipping conferences and events for the rest of 2015: Can innovative technology, new business models and eCommerce re-boot the business of logistics?

Personalized, Multichannel Logistics Allows Companies to Customize Fulfillment and Delivery

Creating Supply Chain Excellence

Logistics operations need to be flexible and personalized to meet the expectations of today’s customers. RALEIGH, NC – “Flawless” is the word used to describe customer expectations in the new paper, Personalized Multichannel Logistics , by Tompkins International. Multichannel logistics presents many complex challenges,” explains Denny McKnight, President of Tompkins International. For more information or to download the paper, click here. .

Gaps remain in supply chain cyber security even as digitalisation accelerates


There are no shortage of stories illustrating the dangers of lax cyber security in logistics, with the biggest attacks able to utterly paralyse an operation and cause millions in losses. The report surveyed shippers, logistics service providers and solutions providers.

Supply Chain Innovation: How to Build an Award-Winning Supply Chain


Last month, Lennox Residential was runner-up in the 2015 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Supply Chain Innovation competition, arguably the top supply chain award in North America. Source: Supply Chain Digest.

Gradual changes in the European supply chain consulting market

Supply Chain Movement

At the same time, the supply chain specialists are expanding across Europe and even into North America. >>Please click on the red button and fill in the fields to activate the green download button. Please fill in the following fields to activate the download button.

On-demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report


On-demand warehousing entered the supply chain and logistics market in 2014 and has been growing ever since. The information in this report is based on data from our marketplace, which consists of more than 400 warehouse partners across North America.

Logistics Technology and Startup Roundup: Q1 2016


Logistics Technology Updates: Q1 2016. Overview | Industry Research | Tech Giants | Logistics | On-Demand | On-Demand Food. Ongoing investments in the logistics sector continued strong in Q1 2016, following the investment of $1.5 Dropping logistics sector profitability.

Good Safety is Good Business at the LogiChem 2015 Conference

CH Robinson Transportfolio

At LogiChem, attendees interacted through roundtables and panel discussions on topics that identified best practices around inventory and supply chain metrics, third party logistics provider (3PL) management, rail logistics strategy to combat the driver shortage dilemma, and a host of other topics.

Retail Distribution Center Automation: 6 Factors to Consider

C3 Solutions

Download for later. On a larger scale, the Ocado system, pioneered by the UK e-commerce grocer, fits into a large DC footprint, and is being adopted by grocery retailers in North America. 10] " Technology Friendly ", Emily Atkins, Inside Logistics , December 26, 2018. [11]

LSPs and Freight Forwarders optimistic on market recovery

BluJay Solutions

The survey was developed to examine what impact the global economic downturn has had on logistics service providers, and the role of IT in ensuring their survival. This highlights the impact that the on-going Euro crisis has had on European logistics service providers.

Shippers Caused the Truck Driver Shortage


Drivers can download an app, accept a load, and then have the shipment tracked via their smartphone. “We First posted to Logistics Viewpoints. . . Land O’ Lakes is a member-owned cooperative with revenues of $15 billion.

26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse

6 River Systems

The world of logistics is increasingly driven by technology , with artificial intelligence, big data, the Internet of Things (IoT) and automation among the biggest logistics trends today. Earlier, Ron was a senior logistics executive at a supermarket chain and a prestigious retailer.

On-Demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report


<p>On-demand warehousing entered the supply chain and logistics market in 2014. </h3></blockquote> <p>The information collected in these reports is designed to help supply chain and logistics professionals make more informed decisions about their warehouse strategy, and to establish baseline metrics for the on-demand warehousing industry to help it grow and mature.</p>

Lull Case Study: Order Fulfillment that Doesn’t Keep You Up at Night


Limited Options: It didn’t make sense to continue with only dropshipping, but signing a long-term contract with a third-party logistics provider (3PL) wasn’t the right fit. They make it possible to solve traditional logistics challenges.”.

28 supply chain professionals share the biggest challenges of supply chain management

6 River Systems

University of North Texas. After 12 years as an Air Force logistics officer, Michael got his PhD in a top 5 logistics program, and now teaches supply chain management and marketing. Laura Gonzalez @AutoNation Laura Gonzalez is the Logistics Manager at Audi Spokane.

New online insight hub revealed to increase intelligence resources for supply chain decision makers


Historically, we’ve done this through free to download whitepapers and reports but have increasingly looked to webinars where key decision makers and influential stakeholders can share best practice in their industry directly with the market between events as well. .

Kewill Transport TMS Gets Cozy with Trucking Industry Titans

BluJay Solutions

That includes most of the biggest carriers in North America. Download the Kewill/Supply Chain Management Review white paper, " Carrier Connectivity: The Critical Component of Transportation Management.".

TIA adds VPs to enhance membership and government affairs

DAT Solutions

TIA is North America's leading association for freight brokers and 3PLs, with more than 1,700 members. Mantione previously served as the Director of Membership and Region Development for the Design-Build Institute of America.

The Procurement Economy in 2019: The United States


Supply chain, logistics, and distribution will all be severely impacted, and companies that do not act to mitigate risks will see rising costs in the UK. Changes to NAFTA may see similar disruptions in North American supply chains. With the new United States-Mexico-Canada agreement requiring more raw materials in American manufacturing to originate in North America, industries like automobiles, steel, and aluminum may see changing landscapes.

The Procurement Economy in 2019: The UK and the European Union


However, any global organisation will tell you that their concerns reach past North America. It will be left to European leaders to decide on the future of the UK/EU relationship, and supply chain, logistics, and distribution may bear the brunt of the cost. Download your free copy here! In our last blog post we examined the factors impacting the 2019 economic climate in the United States.

[INFOGRAPHIC] The End of Made In China Manufacturing


Six of the 10 are in Asia, while several others are in North America and eastern Europe. In some nations with low direct-manufacturing costs, BCG found that competitiveness could be undermined by other factors, such as a difficult business environment or poor logistical infrastructure.

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