Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!



How Transportation Management Systems Reduce Costs and Improve Operations

Available On-Demand
By Staff
August 08, 2014

Organizations are focused on reducing freight spend, and Transportation Management Systems (TMS) are proven to do just that.  More than likely, you already know this.  What you may not know is where and how a TMS can help you meet your spend reduction objectives.

Join us for a complimentary webcast to learn where companies are in their adoption of TMS, and how improving the use of technology can reduce costs and improve operations.  You’ll also hear from an end-user who will share how they have been able to meet their business goals with a TMS and what they have planned for the future.
     
Tune in to learn more about:

  The latest research on where companies are in the adoption of TMS
  Initiatives companies are taking to reduce transportation and logistics costs
  How TMS technology can reduce your costs and improve operations
  Five operational challenges a TMS can address

  How Land O’Lakes realizes value from its TMS implementation

Presenters:
Adam Cloues, Logistics Specialist, Land O’Lakes
Ginger Conroy, Senior Director, Value Chain Execution Product Marketing,
Oracle Corporation
Bob Trebilcock, Editorial Director, Supply Chain Management Review

 

  Click here to register.

 

Sponsored by Oracle

Subscribe to Logistics Management magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Get timely insider information that you can use to better manage your
entire logistics operation.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Transportation and logistics merger and acquisition (M&A) activity in the third quarter saw annual gains, which were driven by smaller deals in the trucking logistics, shipping, and passenger air sectors, according to data issued in the Intersections report by PwC this week.

With the holidays rapidly approaching, it appears retailers are not quite done getting inventory set up and on the shelves in time for what is expected to be a fairly active shopping season. That much was evident based on recent data for September volumes issued by the Port of Los Angeles (POLA) and the Port of Long Beach (POLB).

Join Industry Expert Adrian Gonzalez for this educational webinar on the tenets and the benefits of Closed-Loop Operational Management. You’ll learn how Closed-Loop Operational Management optimizes orders, inventory, and transportation concurrently, and how it is able to optimize large-scale problems on a daily basis.

In a separate conference call following CP’s third quarter earnings release call yesterday, CP CEO Hunter Harrison make myriad convincing points for a merger between CP and CSX and offered up his take in general industry M&A as well.

Seasonally-adjusted (SA) for-hire truck tonnage in September checked in at 132.6 (2000=100) for the second straight month, remaining as the current all-time high level for the second month in a row, with November 2013’s 131.0 now the second best month recorded.

Comments

Post a comment
Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


© Copyright 2013 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA