Arriving Just in Time – Advanced Transportation Logistics Scheduling

Supply Chain Collaborator

“Spot Market Freight Indices Continue Surge to Three-Year Highs”. The Value in Orchestrating a Scheduled Transportation Plan”. Freight transportation capacity, (particularly truckload capacity) is tight as it has ever been.

Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment Spikes With Data Analysis

Cerasis

Challenges in Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment The challenges of managing e-commerce fulfillment go back to the need to rapidly scale operations to meet changing demand. Lackluster insight into freight spend and poor freight management controls. On-time shipments.

The Global Supply Chain is Evolving – Are you ready?

MAVES

Their concerns include: infrastructure, economic stability, freight and supply chain transparency, tax regulations, security, and cross border shipping details. Instead of fighting this change 3PL’s must embrace this in their business services. Advanced Analytics / Metrics.

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Takeaways from Descartes Evolution 2019

Talking Logistics

I got started just as the dotcom craze was taking off, with new logistics startups coming to market every day (all of them announcing they were “The world’s leading provider of X” even though they were just a few months old). Descartes, in short, is alive and well.

Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment Spikes With Data Analysis

Veridian Solutions

Challenges in Managing E-Commerce Fulfillment The challenges of managing e-commerce fulfillment go back to the need to rapidly scale operations to meet changing demand. Lackluster insight into freight spend and poor freight management controls. Disjointed systems and data silos, creating delays in processing and deficiencies in visibility. Warehouse Managers and logistics services providers need to have an estimate of the projected demand for all given times.

Top 15 Logistics Blog Posts of 2014

Cerasis

We continue our top blog posts of 2014 from our main categories today by focusing on something at Cerasis we are experts in : Logistics. Logistics encompasses certain subsets of practices within the supply chain, such as just in time logistics, mission critical logistics, and more.

Logistics Analytics – Beyond KPIs on Tender Acceptance and Carrier Performance

Supply Chain Collaborator

Talk to a transportation manager about data analytics and they might tell you they’re already harnessing data collected by their TMS and other logistics IT tools to measure key performance indicators such as tender acceptance by lane, carrier check call compliance and other commonly examined metrics. But how many are actually using Big Data analytics in ways that drive efficiency savings beyond those controlled by transportation into areas like sales and finance?

YARD MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS Questionnaire

The Lean Supply Chain

The answers to the questions regarding YMS :  What is the size of the market (in term of dollar value)? What the key trends in the market, in terms of technology development, platforms used, buying patterns, supplier acquisitions, etc.? Real-Time – per second vs per day.