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Category: Trucking-LTL

The Case for Lowering LTL Limits of Liability 

Also listed in: 3PL, Transportation

This publication illustrates why it is in the best interest of third-party logistics providers to work with carriers and reduce limits of liability to $1 per pound in the LTL arena. It also describes the key points that cast 3PLs in a favorable light to ultimately forge stronger, more strategic partnerships with LTL carriers. Delivering an analysis of effective procedures for partnership, this whitepaper outlines specific strategies 3PLs can use to better serve carriers by identifying and working to solve the issues that complicate the existing liability landscape.

Failure of Traditional LTL

Also listed in: Trucking

Learn how Toys “R” Us converted their traditional Less-Than-Truckload (LTL) origin/destination terminal network into a unique consolidation system powered by Unyson technology to significantly lower expenses, increase visibility with advanced tracking and shift to a more sustainable supply chain.

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The Value of a TMS and Logistics Services for Effective Inbound Freight Management

Also listed in: TMS, Transportation Mgmt/Freight Mgmt

This whitepaper will help you gain a deep understanding of how to effectively manage and understand the nuances of LTL freight shipping. It covers the challenges logistics executives face in inbound freight shipping; areas to focus on to improve inbound freight management; and the requirements of an effective transportation management system. Learn how deploying an effective inbound freight program reaps benefits including significant cost reductions, improved transportation efficiency, better control over incoming goods, a boost in customer service, reduction in cycle time, and even freedom from legal headaches.

Reduce LTL Costs with Collaborative Freight Strategies

Also listed in: Transportation

For smaller shippers, there are alternatives to the higher cost and unpredictable schedules of LTL carriers. A new KANE whitepaper, LTL Secrets Revealed, explores some of these collaborative freight strategies, including pool distribution and retail consolidation. It also shares some secrets that LTL carriers don't want you to know, such as how legacy costs inflate their rates and how shipments can take longer than you'd expect. Read this KANE whitepaper.

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Digital Editions

January 2018 Cover

Full Digital Issue

January 2018

(436 pages • 74 MB PDF)

Sponsor Spotlight Cover

Digital Edition

Sponsor Spotlight

(37 pages • 9.9 MB PDF)

2018 Logistics Planner Cover

Digital Edition

2018 Logistics Planner

(132 pages • 34.2 MB PDF)

Top 100 3PL Providers Cover

Digital Edition

Top 100 3PL Providers

(13 pages • 1.9 MB PDF)