Casting a Wider Net to Control Shipping Cost

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William McCallum
Client Solutions Director

With current economic trends in global trade, market volatility continues to be present across all modes of shipping, whether you’re looking at Ocean, Air, Parcel, Less-than-Truckload (LTL) or full truckload shipments.

In the truckload market, … Read more…

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FedEx and UPS Dimensional Weight Change for 2015: Time to Measure the Cost

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Charles Moore
Vice President of Parcel Logistics

For years, UPS and FedEx have been working diligently to expand volumetric pricing – or dimensional weight pricing.  Each has paid close attention and watched eagerly to the trends driven by the e-commerce … Read more…

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What is Transportation Optimization?

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Don Craig
Senior Supply Chain Manager

Transportation Optimization is the process of determining the most efficient means of moving product to the customer while maintaining a desired service level, given a static supply chain network. The customer can be an … Read more…

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What is Supply Chain Network Optimization?

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Don Craig
Senior Supply Chain Manager

According to the great management consultant Peter Drucker, “Knowledge has to be improved, challenged and increased constantly, or it vanishes.” In reference to a supply chain, without constant study, a company can lose sight … Read more…

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Finding Gold in Your Freight Bills

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Jay Wilson
Vice President, Processing Services

For the average shipper, transportation makes up 44 percent of all logistics expenditures, according to The State of Logistics Outsourcing in 2014, a report produced by CapGemini, the Georgia Institute of Technology and Panalpina. … Read more…

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