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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.
A lot has changed in the last 10 years, especially in voice technology. This webinar will cover the state of the voice market, review two leading voice solutions and help you gain a better understanding of the options and capabilities available today. (October 03, 2017)
A recent study issued by Houston-based Comtrex Inc., an open electronic railroad marketplace focused on bringing transparency and analytics to commercial transactions between rail shipper storage providers asset owners, and service providers, in conjunction with Rockwood Steel, a full service railroad management consulting firm, entitled “2017 Market Insight Report: Rail Asset Management Ranks High Among Operational Resource Priorities,” takes a deep dive into capturing insight regarding how the commodity shipping industry places a high priority on transportation management initiatives as they related to buying, selling storing, and servicing railcars.
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This new white paper from Purolator International, “Seven Steps to Export Success: Top Considerations before reaching out to International Markets,” provides an overview of these and other critical export issues. (November 17, 2017)
Today, expedited service refers to fast, uninterrupted delivery service with premium attention to customer service and shipment specifics. (November 17, 2017)
Last-mile delivery is the most important – and the most expensive – part of the logistics process, accounting for an estimated 28 percent of overall transportation spend. (November 17, 2017)
Global trade professionals have endured a large amount of turmoil in 2017, potentially impacting every area of the business. This new report from Amber Road and American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) explores some of the main disrupters of global trade and strategies to combat them. (November 17, 2017)
An investment firm run by Bill Gates has put down $80 million to develop a planned community in Arizona, the community will integrate technology and high-speed data into its "smart city" infrastructure. (November 17, 2017)
With its second U.S. acquisition in six months, European technology leader, Koerber Group pushes further into the North American market. (November 17, 2017)
The-commerce giant has launched an app that will make deliveries from its Amazon fulfillment centers more efficient allowing truck drivers get in and out of warehouses faster, permitting them to check in with a QR code instead of badging in through security. (November 17, 2017)
A report issued by CNBC stated that e-commerce giant Amazon recently rolled out an app, entitled Relay, that is geared towards truck drivers to better enable them to pick up and drop off packages at Amazon warehouses. (November 17, 2017)