“See Famous Guitars and Meet TMS Stars” at CSCMP EDGE Conference at the Gaylord Opryland Event Center in Nashville

Supply Chain Collaborator

Providing a quiet meeting space adjacent to the main event floor, the Sponsor’s Lounge will offer light refreshments, internet-ready computer terminals, and an exclusive, private exhibit on loan from Nashville’s Gallery of Iconic Guitars. The exhibit, only accessible by lounge visitors, will display half a dozen rare and iconic guitars like those played by Nashville recording legends such as Earl Scruggs, Johnny Cash, Scotty Moore (Elvis’ guitarist), Dolly Parton and others.

Supply Chain Comment on Trip Report for CSCMP Edge 2018 in Nashville Part 2

Supply Chain Digest

Best of the Breakout Sessions, including Excellent Carrier CEO Panel, Art Mesher Revisiting the 3 Vs of Supply Chain, and Transportation and the C Suite

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JDA Focus: Get Seamless

Logistics Viewpoints

held its annual user conference in Nashville last week. Cloud/Software-as-a-Service Learning & Leadership Omni-channel logistics Retail Transportation Management Systems Warehouse Management SystemsJDA Software Group, Inc. The event was a big one, with well over 2,000 attendees, over 50 sponsors, 100 customer presentations, roundtables, and discussions, and a concert at the Grand Ole Opry featuring Darius Rucker.

UltraShipTMS Named to 100 Great Supply Chain Partners List

Supply Chain Collaborator

Fair Lawn, NJ – September 19, 2018 – UltraShipTMS continues to be recognized by major supply chain and logistics industry media for being an innovative leader in the development and delivery of leading transportation logistics technologies. UltraShipTMS leaders will meet with SupplyChainBrain editorial team at the upcoming EDGE Event of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals in Nashville later this month.

This Week in Logistics News (April 4-8, 2016)

Talking Logistics

Marten Transport Ltd. Shippers are under enormous pressure to cut transportation costs and seem not to be satisfied with the massive fuel surcharge reductions racked up over the past year and a half.”. Mergers/Acquisitions Supply Chain & Logistics Trends This Week in News Transportation Management Systems Amazon Best Buy Descartes Manhattan Associates McLeod Software MercuryGate same-day delivery Stifel Swisslog trucking

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Launching a Successful 3PL in the Age of Tech with Nicholas Reasoner and Jeff Dangelo

The Logistics of Logistics

Nick has significant experience and expertise in transportation and logistics especially truckload shipping. Transloop has locations in Chicago, IL, and Nashville, TN. Before founding Turvo, Jeff spent 13 years in logistics and transportation.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2017

Talking Logistics

If you’re a transportation professional, for example, and all you know is transportation, your opportunities for advancement are limited compared to someone who has a broader supply chain perspective. TMW Systems : in.sight User Conference + Expo 2017 , August 13-16, Nashville, TN. 2017 Food Industry Transportation and Logistics Conference , March 5-7, Orlando, FL. NASSTRAC Annual Shippers Conference & Transportation Expo , April 9-12, Orlando, FL.

Help Supply Chain Planners Be More Successful In These Uncertain Times

Supply Chain Shaman

As companies outsourced—greater dependency on third parties for manufacturing and transportation—and asset utilization grew from 10% to 35% ROIC the management of the supply chain became more complex. This year it will be held in Franklin, TN (south of Nashville, TN). As I flew to Dallas, I worked on this post. Before boarding the plane, I watched a traveler pull a diet Coke from the bin and thought about the struggle to source sweetener with the rise of COV-19.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2016

Talking Logistics

If you’re a transportation professional, for example, and all you know is transportation, your opportunities for advancement are limited compared to someone who has a broader supply chain perspective. Impact of Food Safety Modernization Act on Transportation (Takeaways from Transplace Shipper Symposium 2015). JDA Software : Focus 2016 , May 1-4, Nashville, TN. 2016 Food Industry Transportation and Logistics Conference , February 28-March 1, Palm Desert, CA.

2020 Requires Big Wings and Feet

Supply Chain Shaman

Next year’s conference will be on September 8th-11th in Franklin, TN, south of Nashville, TN. Most can only measure functional costs—transportation, manufacturing, and procurement. It has been awhile. After the Supply Chain Insights Global Summit , I took the time to recharge and took a month off from writing. The presentations from the Summit are posted now on the Supply Chain Insights You Tube Channel. This blog post formed in my head as I worked with clients this month.

Supply Chain and Logistics Conferences to Attend in 2018

Talking Logistics

If you’re a transportation professional, for example, and all you know is transportation, your opportunities for advancement are limited compared to someone who has a broader supply chain perspective. The Transportation Revolution: Takeaways from CLX Logistics’ 6th Annual Customer Conference. 2018 Food Industry Transportation and Logistics Conference , March 11-13, Phoenix, AZ.

The last American cowboy and next American hero

Proxima

As I sit at my home in Nashville, TN, observing the aftermath of the recent tornados while playing witness to daily changes in the world, I had a thought. Before more bottles of hand sanitizer can be made, the plastic bottles, packaging, labels, and raw materials will need to be transported. This chain of transportation is a vital link for all of us.

4 ways truckers can get more time at home

DAT Solutions

One of my favorites is Lexington to Nashville, TN, and back. Chad also founded the Rate Per Mile Masters group on Facebook, a communications hub for more than 23,000 members, including owner-operators, truck drivers, and other transportation and logistics pros. When I first got started working with freight brokers in 2011, I was averaging more than 200 nights away from home each year.

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How Manual Consolidation is Costing You Money – A Case Example

TMC

The baseline cost for the Nashville order is only $79. TMS Technology Transportation Management Automation Consolidation FTL LTLIn my last blog post , I explained how consolidating orders to create routing and scheduling plans is much more complicated than widely assumed. So complicated, in fact, that doing the calculations manually often results in costly errors. That’s why automating the process makes a lot of sense.

Storms and Rising Fuel Costs Put Pressure on Flatbed Rates

DAT Solutions

Transportation and logistics professionals are urged to contact the American Logistics Aid Network , if you can help provide trucks, trailers, or warehouse space. Atlanta to Nashville also crossed the $3 mark, at $3.03 Flatbed rates haven’t moved much in the past month, but that could change in the coming weeks.

When Your Hero Dies

Tailwind

Shea Weber, of the Nashville Predators, perhaps one of the top 5 defense-men in the game, makes that amount every half day of the year with his $14,000,000+ contract. Murray Pratt President & CEO Tailwind Transportation Software Request a DemoI remember it vividly. I was 9 years old. I was angry about something on the other arising from an argument in the kitchen with my mother.

When Your Hero Dies

Tailwind

Shea Weber, of the Nashville Predators, perhaps one of the top 5 defense-men in the game, makes that amount every half day of the year with his $14,000,000+ contract. Tailwind Transportation Software. I remember it vividly. I was 9 years old. I was angry about something on the other arising from an argument in the kitchen with my mother. I ran upstairs to my bedroom and grabbed the autographed picture of Gordie Howe that was wedged in the mirror on my dresser.

Expect Traffic Jams on Monday, as Eclipse Crosses 8 States

DAT Solutions

According to an article in Transport Topics , some state agencies are changing their delivery schedules from Friday, August 18 through Tuesday, August 22, but there's not much else they can do besides issue warnings. Nashville and Murfreesboro, TN (Nashville market, I-24). The solar eclipse will traverse the country from West to East on Monday morning.

This Week in Logistics News (April 25-29, 2016)

Talking Logistics

JDA Rolls Out New Transportation Management Capabilities and Taps into Big Data to Enable Real-time Visibility. In short, Pitney Bowes is transforming itself into a cloud provider of software solutions across a broad spectrum of applications, including shipping, transportation management, and global trade management. Mapping capabilities including transit time provision at street-level provision are provided within Transportation Smartbench.