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.

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?

Trucking & Freight Management Trends to Know in 2019

Cerasis

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

Cerasis

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. A Brief on Freight Classification.

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

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

The 12 Most Popular Freight Blog Posts of 2014

Cerasis

We first featured the most popular manufacturing blog posts followed by the top Supply Chain blog posts, then logistics, transportation, business, 3PL, and then finally we round out our series today featuring the most popular blog posts focused on freight and freight management.

8 Freight Shipping Trends Shippers Must Know for 2017

Cerasis

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.

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.

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. Freight brokers who are successful also use technology to their advantage.

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. . Freight Market Intelligence.

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

Cerasis

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).

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

Cerasis

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.

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. . Freight Market Intelligence.

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

Cerasis

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.

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

Cerasis

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! Inbound Freight Logistics White Papers

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

Cerasis

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! Inbound Freight White Papers

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.

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

Cerasis

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! Inbound Freight White Papers Inbound Freight Savings

How to Be a Successful Freight Broker

Cerasis

Editor's Note : Cerasis is a freight broker by the nature that all third party logistics companies who manage freight on behalf of shippers, which include freight payment, are a freight broker. There is plenty of opportunity in the freight world at the moment.

Prepare to Master Supply Chain Challenges in 2019!

Supply Chain Network

Bill Digeret, Director, Uber Freight. Conferences Education Emerging Trends Freight & Transportation Information Technology New Ideas News & Info Professional Communications

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An Overview of the Freight Brokering Business in 2015

Cerasis

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. If you are a shipper, this post will bring light to you on how the freight brokering business works.

[Webinar] The Essential Guide to Freight Claims Management

Cerasis

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

Cerasis

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! Freight Logistics Trends White Papers Freight Logistics Trends

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

Cerasis

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.

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.

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

Cerasis

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!

[INFOGRAPHIC] How to Become a Freight Broker: Your Ultimate Guide

Cerasis

It’s a great time to be in the freight brokering business, and there are plenty of reasons to consider starting your own brokerage now. What you need to know before you become a freight broker. Essentially, freight brokers keep the economy running. What does a freight broker do?

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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.

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

Cerasis

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

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?

Transparency and Overcapacity: Where Freight is Going in 2017

Freightos

Where Freight is Going in 2017. For decades, international freight’s mantra was a simple bigger is better. Sluggish global trade, reduced import volumes and record overcapacity showed that the global freight industry is in dire need of change. Freight Insights LogTech

[WHITE PAPER] How Effective Operations Management & Technology will Enhance Shipping in 2019

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “How Effective Operations Management & Technology will Enhance Shipping in 2019” white paper! Trends in Blockchain in Supply Chain and Logistics Freight Data Trends for 2019 and How a TMS Will Grow in Value How Operations and Technology Come Into Alignment at Last We hope you enjoy this educational white paper.

[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.

The 17th Annual Shipper Symposium: Choose Your Breakout Adventure!

Transplace

A world of educational adventure awaits you at the Four Seasons Las Colinas this year – which road will you choose? The 17 th Annual Shipper Symposium: Choose Your Breakout Adventure! Discover the Latest Supply Chain Trends and Technologies. Mark your calendars!

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.

Blockchain Comes to the Freight Industry

Supply Chain Brain

Fuller, who is also chief executive officer of freight market analytics provider FreightWaves , saw the suitability of a technology that originally was created to support the trading of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. There was a perfect storm in terms of interest in the technology and how it would potentially impact the freight industry,” Fuller says. As it stands today, however, blockchain isn’t a solution that can be instantly embraced by the freight industry.

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.