Is your Transportation Management Strategy Best-in-Class?
Michael Osborne

October Freight Update: What Is It Costing You to Not Execute a Best-In-Class Transportation Managem… Read More

 
Is COVID-19 Still Affecting our Supply Chain?
Michael Osborne

In last month’s newsletter, we resurrected the infamous philosophy of former heavyweight boxer Mike… Read More

 
Transportation Management - August Freight Management from Shiptransportal
Michael Osborne

High Rates and Tight Capacity Land Another Blow to Shippers Mike Tyson — everyone knows his name.… Read More

 
Transportation Management - July Freight Management From Shiptransportal
Michael Osborne

The current pandemic has affected the entire world, including both domestic and international global… Read More

 
Why do Packages have a greater Damage Ratio in LTL Than in PTL Shipments?
Mike Osborne

Partial truckload (PTL) shipments are sometimes offered by carriers to clients needing to move anywh… Read More

 
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Is your Transportation Management Strategy Best-in-Class?

Written by Michael Osborne on . Posted in management-transportations, Pro Tips, Third Party Logistics, transportation-solutions

October Freight Update: What Is It Costing You to Not Execute a Best-In-Class Transportation Management Strategy? A 2018 benchmark survey, performed by Descartes Systems Group, showed a relationship between the strategic value of transportation and financial performance. The higher the strategic value, the better the financial performance. Specifically, the results illustrated that companies that viewed […]

How Software Solutions Can Make Your Shipping Process Turn Key

Written by Mike Osborne on . Posted in transportation-solutions

Nowadays, discovering optimal shipping processes is only the first step towards developing the best possible shipping logistics solutions. The rise of computing software has left few areas of business untouched and shipping is no exception. In fact in many cases, software applications are what allow a sound logistics strategy to be executed.

Shipping Compliance and Regulation: Why It’s Important to Do Your Research

Written by Mike Osborne on . Posted in transportation-solutions

Understanding the regulations and customs requirements surrounding international shipping is the only way to move freight across borders in a safe, legal way. When you consider the ramifications of non-compliance, this knowledge becomes vital to any company that imports or exports goods. That is why researching regulations is so important. Not only does achieving an […]

The Ramifications of Non-Compliance

Written by Mike Osborne on . Posted in transportation-solutions

Businesses that ship internationally run the risk of encountering regulatory restrictions and customs issues. Most businesses that fail to comply with the rules of shipping over borders do so because of ignorance, rather than a willful attempt to circumvent the rules. Sadly, a lack of knowledge regarding the rules does not excuse non-compliance, and non-compliance […]