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Cerasis

Cerasis put on a 75-minute webinar entitled, The "Major Factors to Consider for Efficient LTL Shipping" Webinar on October 5th, at 10:00 AM CST. Below you can fill out the form which will grant you access to download the "Major Factors to Consider for Efficient LTL Shipping" presentation, to include a transcript and a live recording playback. Download the Efficient LTL Shipping Webinar Webinar Replay, Transcript, and Presentation by Filling out the Form Below.

Big calculations, inspiring presentations: Highlights from #GartnerSCC

DELMIA Quintiq

Participants as the role of a planner in our 10-task shipping challenge. Congratulations Alison on winning our 10-task shipping challenge! It felt like a whirlwind, but this year’s Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference was definitely one of the highlights of the year for us. The outlook from Gartner is very positive: There’s no better time to be in the supply chain industry. We couldn’t agree more. Leading the next decade.

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Cutting out the Middle Man: Presenting “Shipping With Amazon”!

Supply Chain Game Changer

In February, 2018 it was reported that Amazon was going to launch its own delivery service: Shipping With Amazon! The “Shipping With Amazon” service, albeit currently on a much smaller scale, competes with the logistics service and delivery capabilities offered by UPS, FedEx, and UPS. Still Amazon can now act as its own shipping agent. The Advantages of Shipping With Amazon. No one wants to get their Christmas presents delivered the day after Christmas.

What is LTL Shipping?

SupplyPike

Learn about: Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping Advantages of LTL Factors determining shipping rates. Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping is a system of transporting a smaller shipment than a typical truck filled with one order. When companies opt for LTL shipping, they are charged for the section of the semi-truck that their freight takes up. Get better shipping rates. Access the newest shipping technology. How LTL Shipping Works.

Truck Capacity Shortage: The Past, Present and Future

Talking Logistics

Market Review: Past, Present and Future. The past, present and future market forces causing today’s extreme truck capacity shortage include: Strong Economy. economy in 2017 and so far in 2018, manufacturers have been producing more goods than usual and requiring more freight to be shipped. Present. The post Truck Capacity Shortage: The Past, Present and Future appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

The present of Supply Chain

Savant Events

I have many more examples, when a shipping company went bankrupt or when legally we were forced to put barcodes on every single unit. The post The present of Supply Chain appeared first on Savant Events. This week we had the pleasure of chatting with three rockstars in the world of Supply Chain and we had an interesting chat about the challenges and changes that managers in Supply Chain are facing and working on every day.

[WEBINAR] Major Factors to Consider for Efficient LTL Shipping

Cerasis

If you are a shipper who regularly ships via the over-the-road mode of Less Than Truckload, also known as LTL, you understand there are a lot of moving parts to have efficient LTL Shipping. of sales for a shipper, and with the myriad of factors involved in LTL shipping, shippers often forget about the core factors and fundamentals of LTL shipping. What will you Learn in the Efficient LTL Shipping Webinar? LTL Freight Shipping Rates.

Do More Shipping with Less Work

Shipchain

Since documentation and paperwork make up a considerable portion of time lost in transport, shipping on the blockchain will revolutionize the industry and allow you to do more with less. Challenges of Current Shipping Practices. The challenges of current shipping processes can be attributed to fundamental flaws in the way world trade operates. Shippers have a tendency to view shipping as a standalone process, but it is much more than that. Blockchain Industry Shippin

Test E-Commerce Packaging to Mitigate Shipping Hazards

CHAINalytics

Beyond presenting your product to the consumer, e-commerce packaging has an even more important job – protecting the product from the hazards of its journey. As COVID-19 accelerates the rise of online sales, the specialized role of e-commerce packaging becomes harder than ever to ignore.

Preparing For Winter Shipping: What Will This Year Look Like?

PLS Logistics

Peak shipping season is just around the corner, so there’s no better time for companies to start preparing for cold weather and a more active market. But like everything else this year, 2020 presents new challenges in the face of COVID-19, market challenges, and unpredictable consumer trends. Blog ecommerce holiday season holiday shipping peak shipping season retail

Multichannel Fulfillment & Shipping: Considerations for Wholesale Distributors & OEMs in the Transition From Single Channel Shipping

Cerasis

E-commerce has presented wholesale distributors and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with a crown opportunity for growth, but it comes at the cost of transitioning from single-channel shipping. Over the last year, average e-commerce sales have increased more than 15 percent, revealing the increasing demand for multichannel fulfillment and shipping. Adapting supply chain systems to succeed in multichannel fulfillment and shipping, also requires additional setup time.

3 Easy Ways to Waste Money When Shipping Freight

Freight Center

But logistics is a tricky industry and there are easy ways to waste money when shipping freight. We’ve put together the 3 most common ways to waste money when it comes to freight shipping and what your business can do to stay ahead of the game. Even the smallest additional shipping service that is not added when obtaining a quote can result in a costly billing adjustment. Shipping to or from limited access locations. Liftgate services when no loading dock is present.

Cyberattacks: The Ever-Present Threat to Transportation Management Software

Road to VR

The 21 st century presents a new kind of threat that challenges older defense measures. Transportation management software must be designed to withstand this kind of attack, an ever-changing, ever-present threat that forces companies to keep their software updated and protected. In the Maersk attack, ships off the coast of Anchorage, Alaska were unable to deliver necessary goods like milk and groceries. Cyberattacks a Transportation Management Software Suite Might Face.

Peak Time or Holiday Shipping: Strategies & Tips to Stay Sane, Mitigate Extra Costs, & Keep Customers Happy

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: This is our second post in a two part series about how to get your logistics and transportation practices in order in time for holiday shipping or peak season crunches. For the freight world holiday shipping or for shippers in any peak season (such as those who ship plants for the spring time) it gets chaotic, everyone is trying to clear docs, empty warehouses, and get their books in order. Truckload Holiday Shipping.

UPS Supply Chain Innovation Keynote Presentation at SCRC Meeting this Fall

NC State SCRC

One of the highlights of our SCRC meeting was the presentation by David Quintilio, Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing at United Parcel Service. Over its history, the company has evolved from a small package delivery company, to include an airline, package tracking technologies, and global shipping capability. David is a College of Management alum, originally from Asheville, and began working loading trucks while still a student at NC STate.

Peak Time or Holiday Shipping: Strategies & Tips to Stay Sane, Mitigate Extra Costs, & Keep Customers Happy

Cerasis

Editor's Note: This is our second post in a two part series about how to get your logistics and transportation practices in order in time for holiday shipping or peak season crunches. For the freight world holiday shipping or for shippers in any peak season (such as those who ship plants for the spring time) it gets chaotic, everyone is trying to clear docs, empty warehouses, and get their books in order. Truckload Holiday Shipping.

Out of gauge cargo shipping: flat rack or RO-RO?

I.C.E. Transport

Out of gauge cargo shipping often presents you with a choice. Here are some questions to consider as you choose the most efficient and cost-effective way to ship out of gauge cargo. out of gauge project cargo ocean shipping

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[WEBINAR REPLAY] 5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs

Cerasis

held a live webinar entitled “5 Parcel Shipping Trends to Optimize Shipping & Reduce Costs” on May 23rd, 2018. This webinar is perfect for shippers of all sizes to get educational material covering all things parcel, AKA small package, shipping. What You Will Learn This webinar is perfect for those who ship multiple parcel shipments from multiple locations and are looking to control costs & increase efficiency. Cerasis Inc.,

Giants in the tank. Has liner shipping lost its mojo?

DELMIA Quintiq

As world affairs go, the most recent Global Liner Shipping conference in London did not stir up much interest in the global news cycle. Coming back to the conference, every presenter had to acknowledge that the going is tough and one should not expect much change in the near future. Yet carriers are still talking up their new ships and cheering every uptick in container rates (already below cost levels), noisily celebrating this as a prelude to an economic spring.

Conquering the high seas: What’s shaking the global liner shipping industry?

DELMIA Quintiq

Massive ships. While container terminal operators certainly feel the pressure, freight forwarders and the shipping lines themselves have a few planning puzzles to sort out on their own. Capacity of container ships handled in 2014. In 2014, 39% of all container ships travelling worldwide had capacities of over 14,000 TEUs and the number of megaships continues to grow. Shipping lines alliances. Decrease in port calls for big ships since 2009. Slow steaming.

How to Be a Preferred Shipping Customer: Strategies for the Coming Capacity Shortage

Talking Logistics

This allows trailers to be loaded and unloaded without drivers being present and gets them back on the road faster. Understand the full range of shipping alternatives your carriers can offer. The post How to Be a Preferred Shipping Customer: Strategies for the Coming Capacity Shortage appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Business has been improving for the U.S. trucking industry. The economy is continuing to regain momentum.

Prime Day, Peak Shipping Seasons, and Beyond

Descartes

With peak shipping seasons such as Amazon Prime Day, Cyber Monday, and others presenting a challenge for many online businesses, it’s critical to deploy the right technology to streamline processes and meet customer expectations.

Summer Shipping Trends and Challenges

Supply Chain Link

In fact, the summer may present many challenges for your transportation operations. June 21st kicks off summer which is arguably the favorite season among many. As school lets out and people migrate towards beaches, lakes and resorts, it tends to have an effect on more than our sun tans. As the season changes, so does. READ MORE. Intermodal Supply Chain Transportation

Crude oil prices down, but shipping alternatives still present.

ModusLink Corporation

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Vietnam shipping and selling eCommerce guide

Vinculum

Vietnam is one of the up-and-coming destinations for shipping and selling your products through eCommerce. Opening up of opportunities majorly due to the present situation is a welcoming change. Shipping to Vietnam.

Will NYSHEX Lift Container Shipping Service Levels?

Supply Chain @ MIT

The New York Shipping Exchange (NYSHEX), due to be piloted in January 2016, aims to overcome the chronic inefficiencies that afflict ocean transportation and add cost to global supply chains. Gordon Downes, Founder and CEO of NYSHEX, explained the rationale behind the new market in a presentation at MIT CTL’s Supply Chain Innovation Summit 2015, […].

U.S./Mexico Shipping Series Part 3: Transportation Success is More than a Low Rate per Mile

CH Robinson Transportfolio

Mexico Shipping Series Part 3: Transportation Success is More than a Low Rate per Mile.Transportfolio by C.H. After a recent supply chain evaluation, one company found more value in changing their shipping process to reduce their claims risk by six figures than on immediate transportation savings. But we shared the findings and presented a way to recoup the previous year’s fees. Mexico Supply Chain Cross-Border Shipping

[WHITE PAPER] Multichannel Fulfillment and Shipping: How to Streamline Your E-Commerce Logistics Implementation Process

Cerasis

Introduction to Mutlichannel Fulfillment and Shipping E-commerce has presented wholesale distributors and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with a opportunity for growth, but it comes at the cost of transitioning from single-channel shipping. Over the last year, average e-commerce sales have risen more than 15 percent, revealing the increasing demand for multichannel fulfillment and shipping.

Lean Manufacturng Overview Presentation - Supply Chain Digest

Supply Chain Digest

Parcel Shipping. Content Being Accessed: Lean Manufacturng Overview Presentation. Search. or Search by TOPIC. Select Topic. Bar Coding/Label Printing. Compliance Networks. Consumer Goods and Retail Supp. Demand Planning/Forecasting. Distribution/Centers. ERP Systems. Global Logistics. Green Supply Chain. Inventory Management/Optimizat. Labor Management Systems. Lean Manufacturing/Supply Chai. Manufacturing Technology. Order Management Systems. Packaging Optimization.

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Holiday Shopping Means Holiday Shipping: How Do All Those Packages Get Delivered?

CH Robinson Transportfolio

It also means we can help small and medium business owners find reliable multimodal shipping options to save them time and money through Freightquote by C.H. Robinson, a web-based, mobile-responsive offering specifically designed to streamline the shipping process. On more than one occasion, our team has gone the extra mile to make sure that the ever-popular Xbox, ever-present Elf on the Shelf, and countless other deliveries made it to their final destinations on time.

Changing Regulations Regarding Shipping Lithium Batteries Present Unique Hazards for Shippers, Carriers and Receivers

Inbound Logistics

everyone in the business of shipping Dangerous Goods needs to stay up to date on what’s going on in the industry Shippers, carriers, manufacturers?–?everyone

Shipping Household Goods Overseas, Duty-Free

I.C.E. Transport

At least, not if you follow the rules and present all the necessary documents. shipping personal items ocean shipping freight brokersIf you’re moving overseas, you already have a ton on your mind—packing up your household, arranging transportation, maybe nailing down details about a job, or where you’ll live—and on and on. So you’ll be glad to know there’s at least one thing you won’t have to do when you move: pay duties on your personal effects.

Tackling the eCommerce Pick, Pack, and Shipping Process

EFT

Storing, picking, and shipping to individual consumers is vastly different from storing, picking, and shipping to company-owned stores. Others considerations include: A wider variety of shipping options. Unlike bulk shipping, where trucks haul multiple pallets to a single destination, e-commerce allows individual customers to choose their own preferred shipping provider. Greater emphasis on packaging and presentation.

How to Expand Your Global Shipping to Meet Growing Indian Markets

CH Robinson Logistics

How is Global Shipping Growing in India? And, because the United States presents the world’s largest, most sophisticated base of consumption, India and the United States are natural trading partners. How to Take Advantage of Increased Shipping in India. Shippers should include India in their global shipping strategy by looking into new carriers, routes, distribution centers, warehouses, and customers and planning their supply logistics around them.

8 Best Drop Shipping Companies for Your eCommerce Business

EMERGE App

I believe that you heard drop shipping is the best way to start your business online and now you are in search of drop shipping companies to partner with. The best part of drop shipping is zero initial investment. Simply partner with a drop shipping company and start marketing their products from your site. Usually, they handle all the shipping and other logistics involved in delivering the product to your customer. Best Drop Shipping Companies to Partner With.