Guidelines for Filing Freight Claims

20Cube Logistics

When a large number of consignments are being transported over a significantly long distance via Logistics Company in India to international destination by sea etc. In this situation, here are some important guidelines and tips about the process that you must know about: .

Publix Vendor Guidelines Updated for On-Time Delivery

Zipline Logistics

Why Do Publix Vendor Guidelines Matter? . According to the company’s supplier guidelines , “Publix expects 100% of deliveries to be on time.” . According to a Zipline Logistics survey of over 300 retail buyers , 100% of respondents said that a vendor’s ability to deliver product on-time impacted their willingness to work with them. Work with CPG Logistics Specialists . Zipline Logistics works extensively with every major national retail and grocery outlet.

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9 General but Important Tips and Guidelines for Better & Sustainable Freight Management

Cerasis

Are you looking forward to becoming a master of logistics, handling freight management with increased efficiency? Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 9 General but Important Tips and Guidelines for Better & Sustainable Freight Management appeared first on Freight Logistics Company | Cerasis. If that happens to be the case and you need to be able to handle whatever comes your way, then you will need to be fully aware of a few things along the way.

Walmart Updates Supplier Guidelines, Again

Zipline Logistics

The strict guidelines were implemented to help the company run leaner and be more exact with inventory levels. Unfortunately, most suppliers have been unable to meet the strict guidelines. The post Walmart Updates Supplier Guidelines, Again appeared first on Zipline Logistics. Over the last two years, Walmart has tightened their delivery standards. Walmart went from requiring a four-day shipping window in 2016 to a two-day shipping window […].

The Human Rights Debacle — How the Logistics Industry Can Stay Mindful

All Things Supply Chain

In 2011, the UN Human Rights Council developed the first international corporate guidelines for respecting human rights. These guidelines state governments enact laws to prevent employers from taking advantage of… Logistics logistics logistics management supply chain

Retail Compliance: Solving for Walmart Vendor Guidelines

Zipline Logistics

A producer of organic superfoods engaged Zipline Logistics to solve reoccurring delivery problems for one of its largest customers – Walmart. The post Retail Compliance: Solving for Walmart Vendor Guidelines appeared first on Zipline Logistics.

Blockchain and Reverse Logistics: Recapturing Costs and More

Cerasis

The costs of reverse logistics amount to more than $750 billion per year, and the demand for reverse logistics has risen in recent years with the rise of e-commerce. This is why blockchain in reverse logistics go well together. Blockchain Reverse Logistics

Food Logistics Tips for Making Sure Perishable Foods Are Safe During Transit

Cerasis

Four Food Logistics Tips to Keep Perishables and Foods Safe During Transit It’s vital that food shippers make certain transportation methods are safe, secure and reliable. Here are some quick food logistics tips to help you get things in order. Logistics

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Logistics Management

LeanCor

The Key to Customer Satisfaction in Lean Logistics Management. However, this really got me thinking about on-time performance and standards in logistics management– I wouldn’t be a true lean logistics professional if it didn’t. Lean and six sigma teach us these terms as the basis for achieving high quality service to our customers in logistics management. Just follow these 5 lean guidelines: Set your standards for on-time delivery while challenging the status quo.

C-TPAT: An Update to Supply Chain Security and Trade Compliance

Transplace

In May 2019, the CBP announced that it has added Minimum-Security Criteria (MSC) requirements to the C-TPAT guidelines in order to help further mitigate risks. We are committed to the C-TPAT compliance guidelines and are always working to increase our operational and administrative standards. C-TPAT: An Update to Supply Chain Security and Trade Compliance. By: Linda Bravo, Corporate Customs Broker, Transplace and Sergio Flores, Safety and Security Coordinator, Transplace.

5 Skills Needed for Radical Supply Chain and Logistics Collaboration

Cerasis

Those in the supply chain and logistics management industry have been talking a great deal about collaboration in dealing with our business partners. You have to work together in the spirit of cooperation and harmony to obtain the best results with your partnerships, be it with a logistics provider, supplier, transportation or warehousing partner. Are you "Radical" Enough to Make Supply Chain and Logistics Collaboration Work?

This Week in Logistics News (October 17-21, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Our Logistics Leaders for T1D Cure Team (LL4T1DCure) raised just under $43,000 for the cause! Moving on, here’s this week’s supply chain and logistics news that caught my attention: IBM, Walmart, university to put Chinese food products on blockchain (Reuters). Cloud Logistics and project44 Team to Enhance Same Day TMS Projects and More. R2 Freight & Logistics, Inc. How was the JDRF Death Valley Ride ? Brutal, exhilarating, and inspiring!

CBD and Marijuana Logistics

Logichain Solutions

With all the ambiguity and uncertainty around CBD and cannabis products, how can you ensure that your logistics are in compliance with all the state and federal laws? Although marijuana has been legalized in several states and CBD on a federal level, there are still many obstacles in the logistics of CBD and marijuana. You can now ship CBD products across the United States with USPS and some courier services, but certain guidelines must be followed.

CBD and Marijuana Logistics

Logichain Solutions

With all the ambiguity and uncertainty around CBD and cannabis products, how can you ensure that your logistics are in compliance with all the state and federal laws? Although marijuana has been legalized in several states and CBD on a federal level, there are still many obstacles in the logistics of CBD and marijuana. You can now ship CBD products across the United States with USPS and some courier services, but certain guidelines must be followed.

4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum

Supply Chain Movement

4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum. JOIN THE PHARMACEUTICAL LOGISTICS & COLD CHAIN FORUM. Senior Manager Plasma Logistics & Dispositioning. Impact & Implementation of Revised GDP Guideline. 4th Annual Pharmaceutical Logistics & Cold Chain Forum. Impact & Implementation of Revised GDP Guideline. Succesful Implementation of the Latest GDP Guideline.

CBD and Marijuana Logistics

Logichain Solutions

With all the ambiguity and uncertainty around CBD and cannabis products, how can you ensure that your logistics are in compliance with all the state and federal laws? Although marijuana has been legalized in several states and CBD on a federal level, there are still many obstacles in the logistics of CBD and marijuana. You can now ship CBD products across the United States with USPS and some courier services, but certain guidelines must be followed.

5th Annual Life Science & Temperature Controlled Logistics

Supply Chain Movement

5th Annual Life Science & Temperature Controlled Logistics. On one hand, you have regulations and guidelines- on the other, practical proceeding in reality. During the two days of the Cold Chain & Logistics Forum you will not only hear good practices of highly experienced speakers and recommendations to tackle your daily challenges, but you will be proactively involved in the discussions resolutions and findings.

Why packaging plays a pivotal role in logistics?

20Cube Logistics

According to Per Engelseth’s thesis on ‘The core role of packages in a logistics network’, “The basic objective of logistics is concerned with the provision of goods to an end-user and four main activities are involved in this provision of goods. With new trends coming up every day in logistics, it has a major impact on the packaging producers and consumers. Packaging in international logistics. The post Why packaging plays a pivotal role in logistics?

Temperature Controlled Logistics leadership forum – DACH – 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Temperature Controlled Logistics leadership forum – DACH – 2016. Bringing together industry leaders from across logistics, quality, supply chain and distribution the brand new Temperature Controlled Logistics Leaders Forum takes a hard look at core challenges and best practices to take your TCL strategy to the next level! Innovation and “Blue Sky” thinking – Where is temperature logistics heading? Date: 25-27 October 2016. Venue: Switzerland. Organiser: IQPC.

Logistics Market Stays Flat as May Begins

Zipline Logistics

Currently, we are seeing little fluctuation in the domestic logistics market when compared to the past few weeks. . But the Logistics Manager’s Index skyrocketed from the end of Feb ruary through April. Zipline Regional Logistics Market Updates . Northeast Logistics . Midwest Logistics . Southeast Logistics . Westcoast Logistics . Shippers could face some logistics difficulty in Louisiana.

Green Logistics: How to deliver efficiently while minimizing carbon footprint

Abivin

Source The process and involvement of logistics department in every organization have become an essential part to the economic development for a long time now. According to World Bank report, efficient logistics refer to transport, storage and conveyance of products to the ultimate consumers from the companies at minimal costs. According to ISO 14000 standards, it provides a guideline for the company that it needs to improve and systematize its environmental management efforts.

6 Quick Tips for Successful Logistics Outsourcing

Logistics Bureau

In this short article, I’ll redress the balance a little by highlighting a few practical guidelines which, if adhered to, will increase the chances of a successful logistics outsourcing alliance. Map your processes before you outsource them: Outsourcing logistics is mostly about service, meaning that it’s entirely possible to outsource without being completely sure exactly what you are handing over to a third party. Here’s To Successful Logistics Outsourcing.

15th Annual Cool Chain & Temperature Controlled Logistics Europe

Supply Chain Movement

15th Annual Cool Chain & Temperature Controlled Logistics Europe. Europe’s Biggest and Longest-Running Gathering of Life Sciences Logistics, Supply Chain & QA Professionals will yet again bring together 500+ professionals and 60+ exhibitors to start the big discussion. Next generation temperature controlled logistics – A 100% discussion led stream looking at the future of CRT and Cool chain GDP compliance.

This Week in Logistics News (April 11-15, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Moving on to this week’s supply chain and logistics news… Amazon ‘in talks over Hahn Airport base’ ( Lloyd’s Loading List ). London’s Delivery Cube “pauses” logistics operations to focus on tech platform ( TechCrunch ). If the rumors are true, the next piece in Amazon’s logistics puzzle is buying an airport, specifically Hahn airport in Germany. Note: Descartes and GT Nexus are Talking Logistics sponsors.

How to Improve Freight Labeling for Transport and Logistics Management

Cerasis

To combat the problem here’s a way to improve freight labeling for transport and logistics management. Freight labeling guidelines are strict and the slightest error, or absence of a label, gives receivers the right to refuse delivery. Exported goods with missing or incorrect labels are likely to be more problematic and costly because freight labeling guidelines are usually stricter. Freight Logistics

Manufacturing and Logistics: Manufacturers Look towards Logistics Efficiency to Stay Competitive

Cerasis

A traditional viewpoint of manufacturers reveals many flaws in the efficiencies of standard shipping, transportation, and other logistics processes. Inherently, manufacturing and logistics go hand in hand. To take a quick step back, logistics refers to the forward and reverse flow of goods and services to retailers, businesses, and consumers. Fortunately, third-party logistics providers ( 3PLs ) may be the solution. Where and Why Is the Logistics Industry Growing?

7 Distribution Technology Trends Worth Discussing

Cerasis

Hours of Service Guidelines Are Evolving. Hours of service (HOS) guidelines are also changing for drivers. Ultimately, the benefit is found in knowing where all drivers are, how long they can drive for without violating HOS guidelines and what steps can be taken to keep the flow of goods moving. Distribution E-Commerce Logistics Logistics Supply Chain Technology distribution technology

Utilizing a 3PL to Apply Transportation Management Best Practices For E-Commerce

Cerasis

E-commerce is expanding to reach $1 trillion by 2025, and demand for more products and services among the world’s shippers is keeping third-party logistics providers, like Cerasis, on their toes. Create a set of rules and guidelines for managing both inbound and outbound freight.

Logistics Alert: What the New IMO 2020 Emissions Standards Mean for the Shipping Industry

Transplace

Logistics Alert: What the New IMO 2020 Emissions Standards Mean for the Shipping Industry. Below, I’ll examine what shippers need to know about the new fuel guidelines and discuss how it could affect their business. Changes to Global Fuel Guidelines. The post Logistics Alert: What the New IMO 2020 Emissions Standards Mean for the Shipping Industry appeared first on. By: Mollie Bailey, Vice President, International, Transplace.

What Supply Chain Transparency Really Means

Sourcemap

By Alexis Bateman and Leonardo Bonanni In this article, we offer some clarity on the meaning of supply chain transparency and guidelines to map and extend progress.

5 Steps for Sustaining Healthy 3PL Relationships!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Communication Guidelines. I have also found it useful to develop a set of communication guidelines that both parties can adopt. For example, both parties should have a common understanding of what is reasonable in relation to email response times and what the escalation process should be when the guidelines are not being met. Setting these guidelines will lead to a reduction in email traffic and an increase in accountability of all parties. Subscribe Here!

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CfP: 15th CSCMP European Research Seminar (ERS) on Logistics and SCM

SCM Research

The European Research Seminar (ERS) on Logistics and SCM is a global conference with a European background. ERS welcomes participants from around the globe with its aim to expose and discuss contemporary issues in logistics and supply chain management. For helpful guidelines please visit: [link]. The theme “Rethinking Supply Chains” is aimed at challenging current practices, thinking patterns, and paradigms in supply chain management by fostering forward-thinking discussions.

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Touchless Fulfillment and Shipping!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The transportation & logistics industry found new ways to go touchless during this pandemic. One such instance is that of the transportation & logistics industry. There could also be different guidelines in place, depending on your location. Subscribe Here! Email Address.

Logistics News: Guidelines for Successful Distribution Center Audits

Supply Chain Digest

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Amazon, FedEx, and UPS Prepare for the Post COVID World

Logistics Viewpoints

According to the new guidelines, nonessential retail stores will be allowed to […]. The post Amazon, FedEx, and UPS Prepare for the Post COVID World appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Logistics Technologies Logistics Trends Omni-channel logistics Retail Amazon coronavirus COVID-19 drones FedEx home delivery UPS