The State of Digital Freight: The 4×4 Blueprint for Freight 2020

Freightos

The journey to digitize freight, while initially off to a slow start, has gained momentum in the last two or three years. They’re licensed to be an ocean freight forwarder, and they’ve bought some aircraft and an airport; and of course they are a huge warehousing player.

‘Drive-through’ Irish border post-Brexit possible, says BluJay

BluJay Solutions

BluJay has partnered with Fujitsu to introduce a simple and effective solution that will help ensure trade across the Northern Ireland border remains friction-free in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

‘Drive-through’ Irish border post-Brexit possible, says BluJay

BluJay Solutions

BluJay has partnered with Fujitsu to introduce a simple and effective solution that will help ensure trade across the Northern Ireland border remains friction-free in the event of a no-deal Brexit.

Complex costs of transportation

Supply Chain Movement

10 questions about Freight Spend Management. There are numerous ways a shipper can reduce freight spend. And freight costs are continuing to rise, pushed upward by factors such as globalized distribution and unpredictable fuel prices. Checklist Freight Spend Management.

Multimodal 2015 – Advanced Supply Chain Management and Logistics for Cargo Owners

Supply Chain Movement

Entering its eighth year, Multimodal has grown to become the UK and Ireland’s premier freight transport and logistics event. It is this ability to present the entire freight transport and logistics supply chain under one roof that makes Multimodal the go-to event for shippers, importers, exporters, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers – all seeking ways to run a slicker supply chain. Multimodal 2015. Date: 28 – 30 April 2014. Venue: NEC Birmingham.

Bracing for Brexit today – reaping the benefits tomorrow

BluJay Solutions

There appears to be a likelihood of rejection, as it seems unlikely the required assurances on the controversial Northern Ireland backstop policy will be provided by the EU – and they must be legally binding in order for some MPs to agree. For example, processes like Customs Warehousing , the Customs Freight Simplified Procedures (CFSP) electronic inland-import declaration process, the National Export System’s (NES) electronic export equivalent, and others provide benefits as they stand.

[INFOGRAPHIC] Selecting & Managing Logistics Companies & Emerging Logistics Tech Trends

Cerasis

51 percent take advantage of third party logistics companies’ freight forwarding capabilities, and the use of third-party logistics companies increased 72 percent in 2015. The graphic was made by 2Flow , a logistics company out of Ireland.

BluJay Partners with Fujitsu to Deliver ‘Drive-through’ Irish Border Post-Brexit

BluJay Solutions

Manchester, UK – 25 March 2019 – BluJay Solutions , a leading provider of supply chain software and services powered by the world’s first Global Trade Network , has partnered with Fujitsu to develop an innovative technology solution to maintain an open border between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland while also enabling customs checks to be made by the UK and Irish Governments. Geo-tagging and automated customs management will enable customs checks with no vehicle stops.

The logistical consequences of a soft, hard or no-deal Brexit

EFT

That is also the judgment of James Hookham, deputy chief executive at the British freight transport association FTA. said James Hookham, deputy chief executive of the British freight transport association FTA (Freight Transport Association).

BluJay Solutions Extends Supply Chain Capabilities for Customers with Latest Release of Global Trade Network Platform

BluJay Solutions

include: Transportation Management – For shippers that need to support multiple modes, BluJay’s Transportation Management provides one solution with full multimodal capabilities – truckload, LTL, ocean, parcel, rail, and air – for freight moves around the globe. Integration with 10-4 carrier tracking system provides real-time location of freight, arrivals, departures, and geofencing.

LSPs to Benefit from Toll Cost Cuts

BluJay Solutions

But with the global downturn compounding the under-use of toll roads into what is now a serious financial problem for operators, it seems the tide is turning in favor of the supply chain with a series of localized trial measures announced to encourage road freight use by removing or reducing costs.

Mindmap for Global Logistics Integration

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. Third, it is essential the system generate pre-invoices to reduce carrier invoice uncertainties, eliminate fraud, and manage freight spend. The world is becoming smaller and larger at the same time through globalization and the internet.

Doing Business in Belgium

QAD

The seven registered air freight carriers in Belgium carried 1.4 Coupled with its prime location and healthy multimodal freight system, Belgium has the ability to move goods quickly around Europe and the rest of the world.

3PL Subway 2015: Strategic movements among logistics providers

Supply Chain Movement

Ireland. The Japanese freight mover Kintetsu World Express has expanded recently outside its home market with the acquisition of APL Logistics, which has a strong base in America and Europe.

3PL 101

European Horsemeat Scandal to Trigger Further Supply Chain Controls

BluJay Solutions

What began as random testing by food inspectors identifying horse flesh (which is banned as a foodstuff in some countries) in beef labeled products intended for consumption in the UK and Ireland has exploded into a saga that has drawn in some of the world’s best known names in food production and retail.

Everybody Needs STEM Talent

Cerasis

CVS has already moved one division to Ireland. Twitter The post Everybody Needs STEM Talent appeared first on Freight Logistics Company | Cerasis. Evidence of the shortage of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) talent in the United States is plentiful.

YARD MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS Questionnaire

The Lean Supply Chain

Actual Systems has successfully expanded beyond North America and penetrated Australia, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands, Ireland and Spain.  Who are the top vendors ( called “Best of breed” ) on the market?

Another Load of Malarkey

Tailwind

I work for Shenanigan Express Freight out of Mulligan, you know near the port. No sir, you are in Ireland.”. “Top o’ the mornin’ to you officer. What can I help you with?”. Yes, I need to see your license, and registration, sir.”. Great officer. Be glad to o’blidge you.

This Week in Logistics News (October 31 – November 4, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Here are some excerpts from the article: October orders reflect “lingering overcapacity from too many Class 8 tractors being purchased relative to freight creation in 2015 and into early 2016,” said Kenny Vieth, ACT’s president. “We’re