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Category: Transportation

5 Signs You Need a New Training Provider

Also listed in: HazMat

Training to handle, manage, and ship dangerous chemicals is not a rote exercise intended to “check a box.” When a mistake can lead to serious injury, death, evacuations, hospitalizations, highway closures, and lasting environmental contamination-training for personnel must meet higher standards for quality, accuracy, and knowledge retention.

The Complete KPI Worksheet for Shippers 

Also listed in: Sourcing/Negotiations, Trucking

 

As a shipper, you know every mile, every load, every dollar counts. This is where KPIs or Key Performance Indicators come in. KPIs help you determine whether your carriers and transportation partners are delivering the most value for your buisness. The Complete KPI Worksheet for Shippers is the gold standard for carrier scorecards. Shippers can use this template to monitor performance, control costs, and benchmark their carrier network. Download now.

The ROI Behind Freight Visibility

Also listed in: Logistics IT, Supply Chain Visibility

Download Descartes’ eBook to learn how to measure the value and ROI of freight visibility, plus identify areas of greatest payback in your distribution operations to reduce tracking and detention costs, minimize chargebacks, streamline inbound deliveries and improve customer service. 

HazMat Autocomplete Challenge:  Part 2

Also listed in: Bulk: Liquid-Dry, HazMat

In Part 2 of this Hazmat Autocomplete Series, hazmat trainer Flip De Rea gives unscripted answers to five more of the web’s most-asked questions about hazardous materials compliance.

2019 North American Carrier Survey

Also listed in: Trucking

What are carriers saying about the current capacity, pricing and technology situation in the North American logistics market? Carriers across the U.S., Canada and Mexico weigh in on the current economic events that are influencing pricing developments and having the highest impact on their businesses in 2019. Download the results of the most comprehensive survey among North American carriers to see just how much the landscape has shifted over the last year.

Hub Group Keeps You Ahead of the Pack During Peak Season

Also listed in: Transportation Mgmt/Freight Mgmt, Trucking

Some shippers cringe at the mere thought of peak season, and it’s no wonder why: Retailers and CPG manufacturers have a lot riding on peak running smoothly. Find out steps to take with your providers before and during peak to be ready for surges and minimize costs. Download now.

The Ultimate RFP Checklist for Shippers

Also listed in: Transportation Mgmt/Freight Mgmt, Trucking

Hey Shippers! Learn how to find the right freight partners, download The Ultimate RFP Checklist. It's your ticket to managing bids, awarding lanes & reducing costs. 

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Beyond Transportation Savings: Leverage Freight and Parcel Audit Data to Unlock Business Insights

Also listed in: Freight Payment/Audit Services

Most companies understand the importance of having reliable freight and parcel audit providers. What they may not understand, however, is how these services can improve strategies and results. Leveraging data provided by transportation insights is the key to unlocking valuable information and shining a light on weak spots in your supply chain. enVista’s latest whitepaper introduces the steps needed to make the most of your freight and parcel audit data, so you can reap the benefits of informed business decisions.

Enhancing Container Visibility

Also listed in: 3PL, Supply Chain Visibility

To increase savings, business leaders must concentrate on the total cost of the supply chain, rather than just transportation prices. The right company acts like a business partner and takes into consideration transportation, operations and inventory costs to help a network operate more efficiently. What is your transportation and logistics provider doing for you? What should they be doing?

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The Logistics Transport Evolution: The Road Ahead

Also listed in: Trucking

Now more than ever, ground transportation is a strategic component of business success as seen by respondents to a worldwide survey conducted by DHL Supply Chain. Three quarters of companies surveyed indicated that investing in improving ground transportation will positively impact their sales, and they are willing to pay for and partner with 3PLs for value-added services that can show a measurable ROI.

Digital Editions

January 2020 Cover

Full Digital Issue

January 2020

(420 pages • 103.9 MB PDF)

July 2019 Cover

Full Digital Issue

July 2019

(245 pages • 40.1 MB PDF)

2020 Logistics Planner Cover

Digital Edition

2020 Logistics Planner

(128 pages • 16.6 MB PDF)

Top 100 3PL Providers Cover

Digital Edition

Top 100 3PL Providers

(19 pages • 0.81 MB PDF)

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards Cover

Digital Edition

2019 Top 10 3PL Excellence Awards

(8 pages • 1.1 MB PDF)