Integrated Logistics Insights

Why 3PL Providers Need An Accessible IT Department

Transportation Management Logistics Technologies
Shippers recently weighed in on their relationships with 3PL providers in the 22nd Annual Third-Party Logistics Study. Amongst many other factors, the study offered a deeper insight into how IT departments fit into this equation.
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The Value of Carrier Connectivity in Freight Management Software

Transportation Management
When in the market for a freight management software, a variety of questions about a solution’s functionality and capabilities are bound to come up. Does it allow my team to easily create and track shipments? Is shipping documentation stored for...
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How a 3PL Provider Can Expand Your Market Presence

Transportation Management
According to the U.S. Bureau of Transportation Statistics, around 49 million tons of goods with a value over $53 billion are shipped daily throughout the country via multiple transportation modes. Over the next three decades, the amount of...
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Why Freight Shipping Quotes Don't Tell the Whole Story

Revenue Management Transportation Management
Requesting freight shipping quotes is a daily task in the logistics management world. No matter the type of shipment—whether international or domestic, LTL or truckload—these quotes are looked to as a guide for how much each shipment will...
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Supply Chain Consulting Vs. Software: Do You Need Both?

Transportation Management Logistics Technologies
Businesses with optimal supply chains are set up to achieve success. With a 15 percent decrease in supply chain costs, fewer than 50 percent of inventory holdings and cash-to-cash cycles that are a minimum of three times faster—as a 2014 PwC...
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The Value of a 3PL Provider

Revenue Management Transportation Management
Managing day-to-day transportation services is a challenging task. While internal teams provide some degree of support, organizations often require additional resources to effectively manage their supply chain. This need has become more prevalent...
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A Transportation Management System that Reduces Costs

Transportation Management
Transportation management systems (TMS) are a crucial piece of the logistics puzzle. By swapping in automated processes for manual efforts, these platforms help streamline transportation operations and deliver cost savings. In fact, according to...
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