Why do some companies achieve savings and gain a logistics advantage while other companies are left guessing? As a transportation management company, we work with numerous types of small and midsize shippers and distributors. The biggest difference in the amount of benefit we can provide typically hinges on one common factor — transparency. Companies have […]
What Is It Costing You to Not Execute a Best-In-Class Transportation Management Strategy? Take our 60 Second Survey to see if the right transportation management strategy can make your company more profitable. A 2018 benchmark survey, performed by Descartes Systems Group, showed a relationship between the strategic value of transportation and financial performance. The higher […]
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.
From the perspective of many businesses, shipping is shipping. When they need something sent out, they search for the cheapest option, contact the carrier, pay a fee and move on. There is, however, much more to the process. At least, there should be, if companies are looking to find the best rates, highest savings ratio, […]
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 […]