Omnichannel Requires Fast Warehouse Transformation: Why & How to Do It Right| TALKING FREIGHT VIDEO

Cerasis

[link] The growth of omnichannel is subject to hype and fact. Some supply chain leaders and experts argue omnichannel is the improper term to describe the state of warehouse transformation today. Supply chain leaders need to understand why an omnichannel warehouse.read More.

Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper | Talking Freight VIDEO

Cerasis

[link] Lets Talk – Omnichannel and Multimodal Shipping Trends The global supply chain is sick. The post Omnichannel & Multi-Modal Shipping Trends for 2020: The Year of Every Channel Shipper | Talking Freight VIDEO appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

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Omnichannel Retail Strategy: Not just a Buzzword, But a Business Model | TALKING FREIGHT VIDEO

Cerasis

[link] An omnichannel retail strategy is the new norm in today’s supply chains. The post Omnichannel Retail Strategy: Not just a Buzzword, But a Business Model | TALKING FREIGHT VIDEO appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

What Are Omnichannel Reverse Logistics? | Talking Freight VIDEO

Cerasis

[link] In this episode, we will be discussing omnichannel reverse logistics and what it actually is. So, Let’s Talk – Omnichannel Reverse Logistics In the omnichannel world, keeping track of the various forms of logistics is complicated at best.

Why Shippers Are Mastering E-Commerce to Go Omnichannel | TALKING FREIGHT Video

Cerasis

[link] In this episode, we start a new series around the world of omnichannel. To start things off, we are going to talk about why shippers are mastering ecommerce to go omnichannel. So, lets talk – ecommerce and omnichannel. E-Commerce Logistics Omnichannel Videos

Omnichannel Integration Continues to Prove Valuable Thru Crises | Talking Freight VIDEO

Cerasis

[link] Let’s Talk – Omnichannel Integration Organizations, particularly resellers, spent years building the best omnichannel capabilities on the planet. Omnichannel Videos omnichannel integration talking freight

Reweigh & Reclassify: How Freight Bill Auditing Saves Money

Cerasis

Now, supply chains are increasingly complex, reflecting a circular supply chain, bending at countless angles, and meeting the demands of omnichannel and e-commerce. The post Reweigh & Reclassify: How Freight Bill Auditing Saves Money appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting TMS Freight Bill AuditingModern supply chains are under increasing pressure to cut costs and improve customer service levels.

Freight Data Trends for 2019 and How a TMS Will Grow in Value

Cerasis

The application of data can help shippers gain control of shipping costs and make informed decisions, and the top freight data trends for 2019 exemplify how the use of a transportation management system (TMS) can further this cause. Shippers need to consider how the freight data trends will affect dropshipping, omnichannel shipping, reporting capabilities, and much more. As omnichannel shopping becomes the standard for consumers, the use of freight data will excel.

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Dropshipping in Omnichannel: The Secret Sauce for Success

Veridian Solutions

Dropshipping is one of the newest e-commerce shipping strategies and the application of dropshipping in omnichannel presents numerous opportunities for today’s shippers. Supply chain leaders, however, need to understand that dropshipping in omnichannel does come with challenges, as well as benefits. How Does Dropshipping in Omnichannel Benefit Supply Chains? Deploying dropshipping in omnichannel processes can benefit supply chains in profound ways.

Is Inventory Optimization a Key to Omnichannel Survival?

ToolsGroup

He says that the majority of omnichannel retailers use a hybrid strategy—filling online orders from both stores and distribution centers. That’s never going to compete with Amazon—not only its existing footprint, but in light of its new investments in logistics that include localized fulfillment sites, global trade services, and even sea and air cargo transport—like its May 5 announcement of plans to double its fleet of leased Boeing 767 freight jets for package deliveries.

[PODCAST] Increasing Parcel Volumes Requiring Shippers to Implement Technology for Parcel Freight Optimization Yielding Reduced Costs

Cerasis

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s Podcast episode Cerasis welcomes Bob Malley, CEO of Pierbridge , a company offering enterprise shipping technology aiding logistics entities & shippers in managing parcel shipping more effectively to meet the challenges of omnichannel shipping. We hope you enjoy “The Freight Project Podcast.” We’ll publish every Tuesday right on the Cerasis blog and Freight Institute.

Omnichannel is another Word for Complexity

Enterra Insights

Omnichannel retail operations are well on their way to becoming the norm. Michael Jones ( @mdjonesy ), a business consultant, explains, “Consumers don’t shop ‘omnichannel.’ ”[1] Successful companies make omnichannel operations seamless and easy for consumers; but, behind the scenes complexity rules. Tom Redd, a marketing expert, observes, “Omnichannel is a marvelous thing, and all cogs in the retail mechanism play a part.”[2]

Omnichannel Retail Requires Close Collaboration with Logistics Providers

Enterra Insights

The next time you feel the need to toast someone, raise your glass to all the supply chain professionals involved in omnichannel retail operations. Omnichannel logistics challenges. From a consumer perspective, omnichannel retail is about enjoying a seamless shopping experience across channels and selecting a delivery method that meets personal timing and location preferences. … Omnichannel is not just a logistics decision.

What You Need to Know About Full Truckload Freight Allocation

Cerasis

Poor visibility in freight allocation is a leading reason shippers experience difficulty in managing freight, and this problem is evidence of a disconnect between the person managing freight and company stakeholders. Goodwill notes shipment data granularity and analysis are linked with better freight allocation , which means making use of the full spectrum of available shipping options, including full truckloads. Yesteryear, freight allocation was simpler.

How Omnichannel Retailing Buys into TMS Technology

TMC

In response to changing consumer buying preferences, retailers have implemented multichannel or omnichannel supply chains. The multichannel, or omnichannel, experience probably isn’t new to you as a buyer. The role of TMS solutions in helping retailers make the transition to omnichannel logistics is explored in the TMC white paper Improve Multichannel Supply Chain Management with TMS Technology. Market Trends TMS Technology Transportation Management Omnichannel Supply Chain

The Road to Freight Management Hell!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Do you have a Freight Management Strategy or are you Spinning your Wheels? Freight Management Hell article originally published by, and permission to publish here provided by, Adam Robinson at cerasis.com. The road to freight management Hell is laden with poor freight visibility and outdated systems. Failures within freight data visibility contribute to compounding consequences throughout downstream supply chain operations, and the problem only grows worse from there.

Online Taxes and Omnichannel: How New Tax Rulings Will Affect E-Commerce Sales

Veridian Solutions

Recent Supreme Court Decisions Regarding Online Taxes and Omnichannel Supply Chains Have a Direct Bearing on E-Commerce Sales As explained by USA Today, the recent ruling will allow states to begin collecting sales tax for online purchases. Essentially, this is about creating a management style that involves creating and collecting online taxes and omnichannel shopping experiences. eCommerce OmniChannel Supply Chain

Challenges With Auditing Freight Invoices Internally

Cerasis

E-commerce continues to grow, and the modern consumer expects omnichannel delivery and order fulfillment options. As a result, more shippers have turned to auditing freight invoices as a.read More. The post Challenges With Auditing Freight Invoices Internally appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Freight Freight Accounting Auditing Freight InvoicesToday shippers face considerable challenges.

Optimize Your Freight Spend Without Negotiation

Talking Logistics

Companies across all industries are dealing with rising transportation costs and a key question many CEOs, CFOs, and supply chain executives are asking is, “What can we do to better manage and control our freight spend in today’s market?” Rising Freight Spend . The Impact of Omnichannel. I asked Michael about the impact omnichannel fulfillment is having on transportation strategies. “A

TMS-Enabled Omnichannel Supply Chains Gearing Up for the Peak Season Challenge

TMC

TMS-Enabled Omnichannel Supply Chains Gearing Up for the Peak Season Challenge.Connect. The 2016 holiday shopping season is expected to deliver increased sales volumes—and new challenges for retailers as they continue to develop omnichannel supply chain models in response to changing consumer buying patterns. Omnichannel supply chain models must manage freight flows to meet these demands—which is why TMS technology has become an indispensable component of omnichannel operations.

What Is an Inventory Management System & Its Role in Omnichannel Fulfillment?

Veridian Solutions

Supply chain leaders need to understand how the combination of technologies and capabilities promotes successful omnichannel fulfillment. Regaining control over inventory is essential to omnichannel success. How to Use an Inventory Management System to Boost Omnichannel Fulfillment. Supply chain leaders have spent exhaustive hours working to boost omnichannel fulfillment, and to that end, the biggest players have achieved success.

Online Taxes and Omnichannel: How New Tax Rulings Will Affect E-Commerce Sales

Veridian Solutions

Recent Supreme Court Decisions Regarding Online Taxes and Omnichannel Supply Chains Have a Direct Bearing on E-Commerce Sales As explained by USA Today, the recent ruling will allow states to begin collecting sales tax for online purchases. Essentially, this is about creating a management style that involves creating and collecting online taxes and omnichannel shopping experiences. eCommerce OmniChannel Supply Chain

[WHITE PAPER] How Blockchain will Aid Retailers & Shippers in Achieving Omnichannel Supply Chain Goals

Cerasis

Cerasis is excited to announce the release of an all new, exclusive, & educational resource “How Blockchain will Aid Retailers in Achieving Omnichannel Supply Chain Goals” white paper! This is a must read for shippers & retailers alike to learn how blockchain can aid in achieving omnichannel supply chain goals! Blockchain Omnichannel Supply Chain White Papers

7 Inbound Freight Consolidation Best Practices to Reduce Costs & Improve

Cerasis

Inbound freight consolidation is an effective way to gain control over inbound freight and reduce costs. Inbound freight management is exceedingly complex, and this complexity is only increasing as the number of retailers interested in engaging in omnichannel retail increases. While many practices can help shippers and vendors improve inbound freight management, the use of.read More. Inbound Freight

Hindsight is 20/20: A Look Back at Supply Chain Trends Over the Last Decade

CHAINalytics

Blog Feature Freight Market Intelligence Consortium Integrated Demand & Supply Planning Managed Analytics Packaging Optimization Supply Chain Consulting Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations Transportation Analytics E-Commerce Ecommerce ERP Omnichannel S&OP Supply Chain Analytics supply chain sustainability supply chain talent Sustainability talent management“Hindsight is 20/20.”

Top Megatrends to Adopt by 2025

PLS Logistics

Freight Management Omni-Channel Ecommerce Megatrends Trends Omnichannel Supply Chain VisibilityToday, business operates in a digital world – one that changes at a rate seemingly impossible to keep up with. In order to succeed in this business climate, a company needs to adapt to the pace of change.

11 Best Practices to Ship Parcel Like a Pro

Cerasis

Instead of focusing on charging more to ship parcel, shippers should redevelop their processes to streamline shipping and reduce delays, as well as freight spend. Things go wrong, but freight or cargo insurance , often reserved for less-than-truckload and full truckload shipments, is available for parcels as well. Certain events, like trade shows and fairs, may have specific labeling guidelines and requirements for all incoming freight.

Top 5 Practical Freight & Logistics Applications of Blockchain-Based Systems

Shipchain

Payment Management Forms Another Key Freight-Use for Blockchain-Based Systems. Scheduling Through Blockchain Increases Freight Planning and Accuracy in Recordkeeping. Increased visibility of freight scheduling through blockchain is one of the ways blockchain may impact and benefit logistics, especially as it relates to wasted capacity. Freight shipped sooner for shippers and carriers. Lower freight rates charged by carriers.

Tips for Retailers (And All Shippers) to Overcome the Amazon Effect

Cerasis

The Growth of Parcel Shipping on the Rise Thanks to the Amazon Effect Overall, parcel shipping is growing at a robust 10-percent clip as all other freight modes are basically flat, growing at a very modest 1 percent. Freight Logistics Omnichannel Small Package amazon effect

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[PODCAST] The Current State of Warehouse Management Systems & Their Role in Creating a More Effective Supply Chain

Cerasis

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s The Freight Project Podcast episode Cerasis welcomes Jason Rosing, co-founder of Veridian the leading professional services provider of supply chain solutions & services. We hope you enjoy “The Freight Project Podcast.” We’ll publish every Tuesday right on the Cerasis blog and Freight Institute.

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Why Blockchain Within The Supply Chain Makes Perfect Sense

Cerasis

Blockchain within the supply chain provides the ability for compliance/legal/customs documents to be digitally signed or notarized at different stages of transport — all located on a central blockchain (stakeholders may include transportation providers, governments, customs, brokers, freights, importers, ocean carriers, ports, etc.) Blockchain Omnichannel Supply Chain Transportation Management

Shipping Tech Integration Trends for 2019

Cerasis

This will allow shippers to reduce freight spend, gain control over logistics, and offer better customer service. Freight Full Truckload Last Mile Manufacturing Omnichannel TechnologyShipping tech integration is the future. It brings together disparate systems, connects IoT-enabled sensors to tracking platforms, and gives shippers more visibility into their operations.

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2018 Supply Chain Trends: Omnichannel, Customer Experience, & Regulations to Shape the Industry

Cerasis

Omnichannel Supply Chains Will Become Standard. Omnichannel is perhaps the biggest of the 2018 supply chain trends. 2018 will see more supply chains pursue omnichannel strategies , eliminating inconsistencies and disparate systems and creating a cohesive, shopping experience for consumers. In addition, greater use of 3PLs, which usually offer better benefits, pay and freight rates than national carriers, may help actively reduce spikes in freight rates.

TMS-Enabled Omnichannel Supply Chains Gearing Up for the Peak Season Challenge

EFT

Omnichannel supply chain models must manage freight flows to meet these demands—which is why TMS technology has become an indispensable component of omnichannel operations. . As the TMC white paper Improve Multichannel Supply Chain Management with TMS Technology explains, “optimizing cross-channel freight flows across scores of nodes—and delivering product unerringly to end consumers globally—requires a strategic mix of capabilities.

Logistics in the Golden Age of E-Commerce!

Supply Chain Game Changer

E-Commerce Freight and Logistics Guest Blog Post Omnichannel Warehouse Management order fulfillmentSubscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Keys to Success in Warehouse Management/Order Fulfillment! Video). Golden Age article and permission to publish here provided by John Howard of couponlawn.com.