Features, analysis, and case studies on transportation management systems and technologies as well as software tools for planning, operations, and logistics.
Posted 08/29 · 11:41 AM · MMH Editorial
Trimble announced today that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately-held TMW Systems, a leading provider of enterprise software to transportation and logistics companies for $335 million.
Posted 07/01 · 08:00 PM · LM Editorial
Adoption rates for transportation management systems (TMS) hover around 37 percent, yet the systems have proven to be game-changing, cost-saving freight facilitators. If you’re still dragging your feet, here’s some food for thought.
Posted 05/07 · 08:56 AM · LM Editorial
Looking at the North America TMS market, ARC said that revenues has bounced back strongly since the end of the recession, with pent-up demand leading to robust growth next year, which will then be declining to historical growth rates.
Posted 05/01 · 07:00 PM · LM Editorial
Five leading technology analysts explore the roles ERP, business analytics (BI), RFID, TMS, and social media are playing to help logistics professionals capture and utilize data to improve supply chain visibility—and their careers.
Posted 05/01 · 06:45 PM · LM Editorial
This year’s findings indicate a leveling off from last year’s welcome spike, but also indicate a higher overall investment by those firms that are buying new or upgrading software. For 2012, the market appears to be progressing on a slow-and-steady growth path that isn’t expected to let up anytime soon.
Posted 05/01 · 02:52 AM · LM Editorial
This year’s findings indicate a leveling off from last year’s welcome spike, but also indicate a higher overall investment by those firms that are buying new or upgrading. For 2012, the market appears to be progressing on a slow-and-steady growth path that isn’t expected to let up anytime soon.
Posted 02/27 · 09:39 AM · LM Editorial
Non asset-based third-party logistics services provider Roadrunner Transportation Services (RRTS) continues to remain active on the acquisition front, announcing last week it has acquired all of the outstanding stock of Nashua, New Hampshire-based Capital Transportation Logistics (CTL), a transportation services management (TMS) services provider.
Posted 01/01 · 08:08 PM · LM Editorial
Top supply chain software analysts break down the drivers that will keep the transportation management systems market on a steady upswing for years to come.
Posted 10/06 · 11:01 AM · LM Editorial
This new offering is “designed to deliver optimized solutions that remove waste, create new efficiencies, and introduce Lean continuous improvement processes to transportation network operations.”
Posted 10/01 · 09:43 AM · LM Editorial
Your transportation management system (TMS) is installed and running, but are you getting the most out of it? Our technology correspondent helps shippers determine where the utilization gaps exist and formulate a plan to effectively optimize a TMS investment.