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Cracking the supply-chain success code, with omnichannel logistics

Let’s start off with a simple quiz: Machine-to-machine interaction. Internet of Things. Streamlined supply-chain management. Fulfillment clouds. Anticipatory logistics. If you had a chance to select any one of the above, as a value addition that would bring in...

A Stitch in Time Saves Nine – Overcoming Supplier & Carrier Risks During...

Each year, 20 million drivers meet with fleet accidents. The annual cost of recovery for shipping companies is over $250 billion. Does your company have a system in place to identify carrier risks during pickup and delivery? If you...

Going Down The Green Road: A Look at ‘Green’ Trends in the Trucking Industry

The times are good. International trade continues to flourish every day. The shipping industry is busier than ever. But statistics on carbon footprints left behind by “over-the-road” fleet vehicles are making the rounds, and they do not look good....

The Top 6 Trends in Logistics that Impact Shippers in 2017

Embracing the unconventional is not an option anymore. Dependence on outdated logistic strategies might prove to be fatal, or may even mean bankruptcy. As the technological disruption in the logistics domain continues to diversify, a few top trends are...

4 Challenges of Last Mile Delivery for E-commerce

The e-commerce business has shown a remarkable growth over the past years. But, at the same time, it has also been going through quite a few challenges related to sourcing, warehousing, and distribution. With growing popularity and increased technological...

Secrets of the Most Successful Supply Chains

It is no surprise that supply chain management is quite a challenging task. But industry experts believe that when these challenges are addressed aptly, they can turn into reasons of success for a supply chain company. The secret of...

Benefits of Transport Management Systems

A transportation management system commonly referred to as TMS is a supply chain application that automates functions such as selection of carrier, mode of freight, routing, inbound and outbound freight transportation – both national and international, along with advanced...

How to pack a parcel for delivery (Infographic)

Like it or not, your package does go through pretty much rough handling during transit. It becomes impossible for courier companies to pay individual attention to each unit as they receive millions of packages each day. Hence, you as...