Securing Capacity While Pivoting for Peak Season
A home goods retailer turned to Hub Group to secure capacity in the face of a hectic peak season.
Store Delivery Keeps Retailers in the Game
The fulfillment part of multi-channel e-commerce is tricky; store delivery is one possible last-mile option.
How to Choose a Specialized Carrier
In selecting a specialized carrier, a shipper should evaluate people, processes and performance.
A Real-Time, Cost-Saving Opportunity
A client looked to PLS Logistics for a way to drive real-time visibility, performance and cost savings to allow each of its 200+ office locations to operate effectively.
Inventory System Makes Mama and Data Proud
After Carter's implements a cloud-based platform, inventory management and supply chain visibility become child's play.
Send It Back! How to Manage E-Commerce Returns
Up to 30 percent of e-commerce orders shipped to customers wind up coming back. Here's how smart retailers box up their reverse logistics strategies.
Moving Cross-border Shipments
As your suppliers and customers become more geographically diverse, more of your supply chain and customer experience depends on moving shipments through Customs accurately and without delay.
TradeLens Caps Blockchain Initiative
In an effort to apply blockchain to the world’s global supply chain, Maersk Line and IBM have collaborated to develop TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled shipping solution to promote more efficient and secure global trade, bring together supply chain partners to support information sharing and transparency, and encourage industry-wide innovation.
Supply Chain Visibility: Can You See Me Now?
Using technology to gain a clear view into your supply chain can both wipe out costs and pour revenue to your bottom line.
This special trucking edition helps shippers navigate the record truckload capacity shortage with tips for finding the right truck at the right time for the right price. Insights from our exclusive trucking market research survey keep you on top of important trends, and IL’s annual Top 100 Truckers list features the partners who can meet your shipping needs – from first mile to last mile and everything in between. When it comes to in-depth industry news, analysis and trends, cost-cutting and productivity-boosting tips, and decision support, the truck stops here. Also: WMS Buyer’s Guide 2018.
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