LEGACY White Papers
Whether you're shipping auto brakes, consumer appliance parts, paper or simply packaging material, there are incredible intricacies to cross-border transit - from documentation standards and customs issues, to specific requirements for certain types of shipments. Getting it right is essential: timely delivery impacts production south of the border. To help, we've put together this strategy guide for making your intermodal shipments into Mexico smoother.
The following paper will discuss the regulatory and logistical hurdles that a U.S. business must be aware of when shipping across the U.S./Canadian border. Each of these challenges must be understood and addressed as part of the cross-border experience.
Posted on 03/01 at 03:54 PM
Information abounds about the growing trend of electric lift trucks and the advantages and disadvantages of the electric solution. Amid all of the information from so many sources, what’s the truth about electric lift trucks? This white paper breaks through the clutter to review why electric lift trucks are gaining in popularity and also to review their challenges, as well as their economic and environmental benefits.
Posted on 02/26 at 11:28 AM
Today's workforce management strategies can drive you closer than ever to "the perfect order." Download this complimentary white paper and learn how a more effective use of labor can take your organization to a new level of productivity and profitability. Visibility into labor productivity and labor cost brings you opportunities to improve throughput on the warehouse floor, increase customer satisfaction, and win the price wars while maintaining your margins.
Posted on 02/20 at 11:27 AM
FREE white paper. Columbus has gathered these 3 customer case studies to highlight how supply chain professionals can become more agile, compete more strongly and contribute to profits, instead of overhead.
Posted on 02/12 at 11:57 AM
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LEGACY Supply Chain Services Helps Top-Ten Fortune 500 Company to Better Manage Their Supply Chain
Today's economy serves as a reminder that there are no guarantees in business. Many companies are finding themselves struggling to stay afloat – and many are sinking.
If your organization is considering the electronic exchange of data and information, it’s important to consider your needs today as well as in the future. In this easy to read eGuide you can explore the Top 5 Reasons that Managed Services might be the best choice for your company’s EDI, B2B and EAI needs.
Posted on 01/23 at 10:44 AM
Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) has been definied as an operational and transactional system of record. With its roots in Material Requirements Planning (MRP) it has long been used by leading manufacturers to uncover untapped efficiencies, reduce costs, and provide visibility to managers to aid in informed decision making.
Posted on 01/23 at 10:41 AM
While the United States shipping industry remains vulnerable to a capacity crunch, it is clear that many shippers and carriers could do more to help mitigate the strain on the system through more effective planning.
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