Leveraging an existing carrier relationship, the specialty foods retailer instituted an end-to-end solution to transform its global logistics operations—and realized a 25 percent savings in inbound transportation costs in the process.
A recent survey of 110 logistics executives at consumer packaged goods companies, conducted by Auburn University and sponsored by 3PL, Kane Is Able, examined the challenges and frustrations faced by small and mid-market companies in serving their retail customers.
The paper summarizes the research and suggests how mid-market CPGs can address stepped up retailer requirements.
Join Transplace for this Webcast, to learn how they were able to automate manual processes by tightly integrating their transportation management system (TMS) with the portals of carriers, and 3rd party vendors in a matter of a few weeks.
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.