Inventory White Papers
There is currently no widely accepted, accurate template for calculating emissions for individual LTL shipments.
Graduate students at the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics (MIT CTL) used actual LTL shipment data from TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson, and a national LTL carrier to examine the issue.
Posted on 10/14 at 07:37 AM
C.H. Robinson •
Purolator white paper highlights common Canadian shipping mistakes.
From failing to appreciate the complexity of the customs clearance process to not realizing that Canada recognizes both French and English as its official languages, U.S. businesses frequently misjudge the complexity of shipping to the Canadian market. This often results in mistakes - mistakes that can come with hefty penalties and border clearance delays, and that can result in lingering negative perceptions among Canadian consumers.
Posted on 10/06 at 12:19 PM
Did you know that there is a correlation between logistics solutions and customer loyalty? 70% of customers are willing to spend more money for good customer service which means you must have on-time delivery, proficient inventory management and a strong logistics strategy.
Posted on 10/02 at 08:54 AM
PLS Logistics Services •
El Niño: A Test of CPO Leadership and Your Supply Chain Resiliency Culture
If you knew when and where a major supply chain event was going to happen, would you be sufficiently motivated to start taking precautionary risk management measures today? Or would the "diving catch" mentality of saving the day when the moment comes be the prevailing approach?
Posted on 09/28 at 11:05 AM
Case Study: QBP Saves 66% Over LED Alternatives
Quality Bicycle Products (QBP) achieved 85% lighting energy savings in its new Lancaster, PA distribution center. The company looked at multiple high bay lighting solutions to meet their corporate sustainability goals and chose the Digital Lumens Intelligent LED Lighting System.
Posted on 09/28 at 10:57 AM
Digital Lumens •
Many manufacturers are increasing revenues through eCommerce. Whether it is selling directly to the end users, or transacting with partners, eCommerce is now a channel that manufacturers cannot afford to ignore.
See a manufacturer's journey through deploying a fully integrated eCommerce solution including the reasoning behind their decision and the benefits they realized.
Posted on 09/18 at 11:59 AM
Columbus Global •
A growing number of shippers are turning to alternative fuel options for their transportation networks to reduce their carbon footprints and run environmentally-sustainable operations.
Biodiesel is not only a viable alternative for fleet owners and third-party logistics companies, but also a growing trend that addresses the needs of shippers looking to achieve sustainable innovation in a more environmentally conscious world.
Posted on 09/18 at 11:48 AM
G&D Integrated •
Scan one or multiple codes on any pallet indoor or outdoor, even if the codes are damaged, scratched, folded or covered with a film, and achieve the highest read rates on the market no matter if the reader is fixed on the wall, on a conveyor or even directly placed on a forklift.
Posted on 09/10 at 12:29 PM
Private fleet managers are facing a remarkable set of challenges in today's demanding business environment.
The "from any place at any time" omni-channel fulfillment mindset is just one significant development that companies have had to adapt to in their quest to keep customers and business partners happy.
Posted on 08/26 at 04:55 PM
To help manufacturers choose the right software, this interactive guide explores four key technologies that are essential to any successful manufacturing operation.
Posted on 08/25 at 08:05 AM
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