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What is Line Haul Transportation and How It is Driving Efficiency

Locus

The logistics industry relies on the efficient transportation of goods between locations and line haul transportation plays a significant role in this. In 2021, in the United States alone, the total transportation logistics costs came to around 1.2 What is line haul transportation? trillion U.S. from 2019 to 2027.

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Unlocking Shipping Potential: The Importance of Effective Fleet Management

Locus

Why Fleet Management Matters for Shippers In the complex sphere of supply chain management, fleet resources remain indispensable and irreplaceable. Shippers tasked with overseeing their fleets, be they captive or outsourced, to ensure the successful completion of deliveries. How can one achieve this optimization?

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Shippers: Have you considered contracted or outsourced fleets?

Locus

Transportation networks form the vital nerve center for every delivery-focused organization. Even the industry’s titans, who boast sizable in-house fleets, often find themselves outsourcing orders to third-party carriers due to overwhelming volumes and the absence of logistical infrastructure in specific areas and countries.

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How to Benefit from Trucking Companies!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Are you looking to work with a trucking company to transport your products? If so, you want to make sure that you get the most out of transport services. During transport, your shipment can be damaged if the proper measures are not taken. Email Address. Get Our EBOOK HERE.

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Shippers- Optimize Truckloads With Intelligent Solutions

Locus

In a world where Amazon is the new storefront and everyone and their uncle suddenly loves to play SimCity with their supply chain, understanding the nuts and bolts of truckload types is as crucial as getting the latest iPhone before it sells out. How do we optimize these loads? Tech is not just for Tesla, folks.

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Uber of The Transportation Industry May Fall Short On a Large Scale

NFI Industries

Uber is one of today’s most popular companies. Growing at a rate of 40% each consecutive quarter, it continues to expand to new markets all over the globe 1. With Uber, customers are able to locate a ride instantly using an app. The app provides its riders with transparency of who their driver is, what they’ll. READ MORE.

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The Ultimate Guide to 3PL Management

Shipsy

For any business, logistics plays a pivotal role in supply chain management and an efficient logistics management can contribute to achieving customer satisfaction without compromising the delivery cost and time. 3PL transportation. Transporting goods from one place to another comes under this service. What is a 3PL?

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