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TMS users achieve an average freight savings of 7.5 percent thanks to increased usage of preferred carriers, better procurement negotiations, and use of lower-cost mode selections, and now the cloud is making it easier than ever for midsized businesses to reap the benefits.
While it’s currently a shippers market, the authors of this year’s report contend that we’ve entered a “period of transition” that will usher in a realignment of capacity, lower inventories, economic growth and “moderately higher” rates. It’s time to tighten the ties that bind. (July 07, 2016)
Infosys has released multinational research findings on artificial intelligence (AI) business impact, market maturity and expectations, the research report polled 1,600 senior business decision makers at large organizations across the world and evealed a clear link between an organization’s revenue growth and its AI maturity. (January 19, 2017)
Infosys commissioned independent market research company Vanson Bourne to investigate the approach and attitudes that senior decision-makers in large organizations have towards AI technology and how they see the future application and development of AI in their industries. (January 19, 2017)
The event is intended to raise awareness of the importance of strategically managing tail spend. (January 18, 2017)
On the freight shipments side, Cass reported that December shipments were up 3.5 percent annually at 1.074, following a slight 0.3 percent decline in November, and October’s 2.7 percent gain, which marked the first time it headed up in the previous 20 months. (January 18, 2017)
One month away, the event will host 400 exhibiting companies and span more than 100,000 net square feet. (January 18, 2017)
The future success of domestic manufacturing requires strong transportation infrastructure. That was the main thesis of a white paper recently issued by the Washington, D.C.-based Coalition for America’s Gateways and Trade Corridors (CAGTC).
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Former CEO of Swisslog Holding AG began his career in 1084. (January 18, 2017)
Falling 1.2 cents, the average price per gallon is now at $2.585 and compared to a year ago, it is up 47.3 cents. (January 18, 2017)
Economic improvement, renewed business confidence and business-friendly policy changes support positive investment momentum. (January 18, 2017)