Transportation Education: Gaining Confidence with Social Media

The Logistics of Logistics

Transportation Education. Transportation and Freight USA Group: [link]. If full truckload is your focus, still learn about LTL, Hazmat, rail, air, and water freight. Tony specializes in Supply Chain analysis, Freight management, and Logistics improvements. The post Transportation Education: Gaining Confidence with Social Media appeared first on The Logistics of Logistics.

Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019

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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.

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Freight Classification Errors, Re-Weighs, & Other Common Freight Adjustments Are Eating Your Bottom Line’s Lunch

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Shippers are often challenged when dealing with the freight classification system from the National Motor Freight Classifications (NMFC) book, the code numbers assigned to all products that determine the correct freight class for shipments. As we said in our freight claims series, knowledge is power in avoiding errors that may drive up your transportation costs unnecessarily. A Brief on Freight Classification.

8 Freight Shipping Trends Shippers Must Know for 2017

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The freight industry of today is evolving rapidly. It is no longer bound by the traditional constraints of the economy, and Amazon is gearing up to begin expanding to be the best of the global freight shipping providers. As a result, your company needs to think about these freight shipping trends and how you can prepare to respond to them as soon as possible. 8 Freight Shipping Trends Shippers Must Know for 2017. Hours of Service Will Become Core to Freight Operations.

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

In this educational webinar, Adam Robinson from Cerasis, a leading North American Transportation Management Solutions Company, will address how automation in the supply chain is allowing companies to empower their employees with a more strategic work flow aiding in overall collaboration with peers across departments, improved business operations, more efficient manufacturing, a healthier corporate culture, and more visibility to data and processes providing the ability to gain actionable insights that lead towards actions that impact the company’s bottom line.

Top Freight Blogs of 2016… So Far

Cerasis

We will feature our 5 main categories all week: Logistics , Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Transportation , and Freight. Our goal is and will always be with the Cerasis blog to provide as much value through informative and education blog posts in several categories that are pertinent to those in the manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, and freight industries. 5 Most Popular Freight Blog Posts of 2016.So 9 KPIs to Track for Proper Freight Management.

The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

The digitization of freight is one topic that has generated a lot of industry buzz and animated discussion over the past couple of years, but also a lot of confusion and questions. What exactly is freight digitization? Defining the digitization of freight. Given the confusion and questions surrounding the digitization of freight, I began our discussion by asking Brian for his definition. Is Blockchain part of freight digitization?

Looking for Freight Broker Tips? Join These 5 Online Communities.

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Launching your business in the freight broker and logistics fields can be an exciting journey. One of the best ways to get the knowledge you need to excel is to turn for freight broker tips in online groups. Unlike official courses where you get the basics about the trade, online groups provide first-hand freight broker resources. Let’s look at five of the top online communities for freight brokers. #1. Freight Broker Tips and Resources (LinkedIn).

[WHITE PAPER] The Invaluable Role of Data in Freight Management

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Invaluable Role of Data in Freight Management” white paper! Data Freight White Papers Data in Freight

[VIDEO] It takes a Village to Create a Future with STEM education & [BONUS] Robotics/Automation Video

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We are always looking for ways to support technical education and STEM education programs. If you work in a company that needs strong STEM education trained candidates, you may find some useful pointers. We need to educate parents about manufacturing careers. We need to educate our youth about advanced manufacturing. They often shy away from STEM education courses and technical education. Manufacturing STEM Education

The Digital Freight Ecosystem Part 2: What’s Bringing Freight Online

Freightos

The Digital Freight Ecosystem. Part 2: What’s Bringing Freight Online. In the first part of this article , Dr. Schreiber observed that freight is still largely offline and examined why freight digitalization has been so complicated. . Bringing Freight Online In The Carrier Space. Carriers literally do the heavy lifting in international freight. Customer management can be expensive and hands-on, especially in an error-prone industry like freight.

Top Freight Articles of 2015

Cerasis

Today we finalize our most viewed articles from the Cerasis blog by featuring the most read freight articles published in 2015. We have published now over 650 articles, and so you should almost find anything related to manufacturing, supply chain, logistics, transportation, and freight. . Top Freight Articles of 2015. However, this is expected as freight is much more tactical than say a broad look at manufacturing or even transportation management.

The Digital Freight Ecosystem Part 2: What’s Bringing Freight Online

Freightos

The Digital Freight Ecosystem. Part 2: What’s Bringing Freight Online. In the first part of this article , Dr. Schreiber observed that freight is still largely offline and examined why freight digitalization has been so complicated. . Bringing Freight Online In The Carrier Space. Carriers literally do the heavy lifting in international freight. Customer management can be expensive and hands-on, especially in an error-prone industry like freight.

10 Tips To Be A Successful Freight Broker!

Supply Chain Game Changer

3 Most Common Freight Forwarding Scams (and How to Avoid Them)! Licensed freight brokers operate around the country in various markets, helping make the transport of goods a reality for their customers. Currently, more than 17,000 freight brokers work in the United States, either as independent businesses or as part of a team. However, not all freight brokers experience the same degree of success in their profession. Continuing Education. Subscribe Here!

3 Easy Ways to Waste Money When Shipping Freight

Freight Center

But logistics is a tricky industry and there are easy ways to waste money when shipping freight. We’ve put together the 3 most common ways to waste money when it comes to freight shipping and what your business can do to stay ahead of the game. Costly adjustments post-shipment can wreak havoc on your freight budget. Of course, some of the more common billing adjustments come from weight and freight class reclassifications.

[WHITE PAPER] The State of Freight Management

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The State of Freight Management” white paper! This is a must read for freight shippers who are looking to improve freight operations! The post [WHITE PAPER] The State of Freight Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight White Papers state of freight management

Prepare to Master Supply Chain Challenges in 2019!

Supply Chain Network

With rising customer expectations, changing business models, cut-throat competition and the influx of technologies, it’s critical that you prepare your supply chain to address challenges such as the capacity crunch, last mile strategies, balancing of costs, digital freight market opportunities and navigating the ecommerce maze. Bill Digeret, Director, Uber Freight.

50 Most Read Articles of All Time in Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Logistics, Transportation, & Freight

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Since today is the last day of the year before we all get ramped up towards a productive 2016 and after finishing out top 10 most read articles in each of our five main categories ( Manufacturing , Supply Chain , Logistics , Transportation , & Freight ) we wanted to give you all a treat and list the top 50 most read articles of all time from the Cerasis blog. If you are a regular reader (or heck even if you are not) what you will see from our blog is a focus on education.

[Webinar] The Essential Guide to Freight Claims Management

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announces that their “Essential Guide to Freight Claims Management” Webinar is now open for registrations by shippers of all sizes. Cerasis will present educational material covering all things freight claims on June 6 th , 2017 at 10 AM CST. One unsung area where properly applied knowledge yields power is comprehensive freight claims management. In this 60 to 75 minute freight claims webinar, attendees will come away learning the following information: .

[WHITE PAPER] The Importance of Inbound Logistics in Effective Freight Management

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Importance of Inbound Logistics in Effective Freight Management” white paper! The post [WHITE PAPER] The Importance of Inbound Logistics in Effective Freight Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight Logistics White PapersFill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox!

[WHITE PAPER] Inbound Freight Costs: How Gaining Visibility Achieves Bottom Line Savings

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “Inbound Freight Costs: How Gaining Visibility Achieves Bottom Line Savings” white paper! The post [WHITE PAPER] Inbound Freight Costs: How Gaining Visibility Achieves Bottom Line Savings appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight White PapersFill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox!

An Overview of the Freight Brokering Business in 2015

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Editor's Note: This is a blog post about the state of the freight brokering business in 2015. Cerasis is a freight broker and holds a $250,000 TIA Broker Bond. Many shippers have been burned by freight brokers who work on behalf of the shipper for transportation procurement, accounting services , freight claims management , and more. If you are a shipper, this post will bring light to you on how the freight brokering business works.

[WHITE PAPER] How to Drive Inbound Freight Savings thru Improved Vendor Compliance Management

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “How to Drive Inbound Freight Savings thru Improved Vendor Compliance Management” white paper! The post [WHITE PAPER] How to Drive Inbound Freight Savings thru Improved Vendor Compliance Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Inbound Freight White Papers Inbound Freight Savings

The Most Downloaded Freight White Papers of 2019 So Far

Cerasis

Today we continue our annual series during the first week of July, coinciding with Independence Day on July 4th to highlight the top supply chain, logistics, & freight white papers as featured on the Cerasis blog in 2019. We take great pride in creating educational freight white papers centered around solving shippers every day problems.read More.

Discovering the Power of Distributed Logistics

Supply Chain Network

Definitions Education Emerging Trends Environment Freight & Transportation New Ideas Retail Retail E-Commerce Third Party LogisticsThe future of fulfillment is fast approaching and it’s now all about mastering something called Distributed Logistics! What is Distributed Logistics?

Taking a look into supply chain’s crystal ball

Supply Chain Network

Associations Conferences Education Emerging Trends Environment Freight & Transportation Information Technology RFID RFID InformationThe supply chain industry is drastically changing. The rise of “digital supply chain” has created many opportunities and challenges for the industry. A whole host of new technologies have emerged and frankly it’s hard to keep up.

[WHITE PAPER] A Retrospect and Forward-Thinking Overview of Freight Logistics Trends in 2019

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “A Retrospect and Forward-Thinking Overview of Freight Logistics Trends in 2019” white paper! This is a must read for those in the freight & logistics industries to stay on top of their games! What will I Learn When I Download & Read this Freight Logistics Trends White Paper? Freight Logistics Trends White Papers Freight Logistics Trends

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[WHITE PAPER] The Complete Guide for Shippers to Process & Master Freight Claims

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It’s been said that the one area that most shippers are the least knowledgeable in is that of claims for freight loss and damage. However, this does not mean that an understanding of freight claims isn’t vital to running an efficient transportation and logistics department. Freight Claims in Plain English. Augello, co-author of Freight Claims in Plain English , had a passion about this topic as few others have. Educate all parties in the case of a denied claim.

Who's Looking Out For the Interests of Freight Brokers?

DAT Solutions

There are many trade associations and organizations that represent carriers, but what about about freight brokers and 3PLs? TIA members also include freight forwarders, intermodal marketing companies, Non-Vessel Operating Common Carriers, and warehousing. TIA members who are new to the industry find value in the sample contracts, educational webinars, and the Certified Transportation Broker program.

[WHITE PAPER] Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive” white paper! The post [WHITE PAPER] Shipper of Choice & TMS: How a TMS Makes Shippers’ Freight More Attractive appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Fill out the Form Below to Get a Free Copy of the White Paper to Your Inbox!

[WHITE PAPER] Making Full Truckload a Strategic Move in Freight Management

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Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “Making Full Truckload a Strategic Move in Freight Management” white paper! Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post [WHITE PAPER] Making Full Truckload a Strategic Move in Freight Management appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Full Truckload Logistics White Papers full truckload

Achieving the Integrated Global Supply Chain

Supply Chain Network

Cash Supply Chain Definitions Education Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Information Technology Inventory New Ideas News & Info Professional Communications Security Supply Chain Management Supply Chain RiskGuest post from Ned Blinick of 3rdwave. The integrated global supply chain exists when activities between all supply chain partners are seamlessly coordinated to achieve the optimal results for all its participants.

Seidl: Brokers Can Educate Shippers on ELD Mandate

DAT Solutions

Freight brokers can play an important role in educating shippers and receivers about the ELD mandate and how it will affect carrier schedules, according to former FMCSA inspector and current DOT consultant John Seidl. Seidl says freight brokers are in a perfect position to bridge the gap between the needs of the shipper and the needs of the carrier.

Moving Beyond Global Trade Management to Deliver on Global Commerce Management

Supply Chain Network

Definitions Education Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Information Technology New IdeasGlobal trade continues to accelerate both in volumes and complexity. If you don’t agree, just take a look at Alibaba and their most recent Singles Day where products were purchased from 192 countries!

[WHITE PAPER] The Freight & Transportation Management Trends to Know in 2018

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “The Freight & Transportation Management Trends to Know in 2018” white paper! This is a must read for those in the transportation & freight industries to stay on top of their games! Although this sounds great for most industries, it represents a major problem for the freight trucking industry.