Partnering for Operational Efficiency and Cost Savings
Transplace helped a frozen pizza business expand its transportation network to increase operational efficiency and maximize financial savings.
Load and Expedite
There are a lot of moving parts in the production of a product. The key is to value stream your supply chain to make sure everyone understands the risks and rewards in the process.
New Services and Solutions
These are the latest supply chain solutions and services you should know about.
Last-Mile Technology Needs a Radical Rethink
Without great delivery route planning and scheduling, all the smart, powerful technology invested in grinds to a halt at the final hurdle.
An Open Ledger: Six Ways Blockchain Will Change Supply Chains
Transporting empty containers costs the shipping industry as much as $15-$20 billion a year. Blockchain will allow for better capacity utilization. And that’s just for starters.
Teaching Logistics Excellence
The talent gap continues to be a concern in the supply chain/logistics sector. To help combat it, many universities and educational institutions are working to attract new students to the sector, and provide appropriate training. One such school is the University of Washington, College of Engineering-Supply Chain Transportation and Logistics master's program.
4 Ways to Tell If Your Alcohol Carrier Knows the Hard Stuff
As technology and innovation continue to enable new options, supply chains will be sure to keep pace and take us to new heights.
Combat Cargo: The Challenges of Military Logistics
Think you're a project cargo master? If you really want to be all you can be, try moving difficult cargo into an area with terrible infrastructure and hostile combatants, something military logisticians do every day.
Implementing Blockchain Technology
Blockchain technology creates a global and trustworthy history of a product—from transaction to production to consumption. It has the potential to revolutionize workflows across international borders, empowering an automated, connected supply chain with simplicity and traceability.
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