What is Carrier Relationship Management? – Part 2

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Chris Mendenhall
Vice President, Pricing Services
Transportation Insight

Time is money, and nowhere is that statement more true than in the logistics field. But focusing too closely on time or money, to the exclusion of other factors, can end up … Read more…

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What is Carrier Relationship Management? – Part 1

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Chris Mendenhall
Vice President, Pricing Services
Transportation Insight

Best-in-class carriers are the heart of a winning supply chain solution. They’re the best because they recognize their importance and want to use their skills and expertise to help customers solve problems. … Read more…

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Is the supply chain the lifeblood of online retail success?

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Rick Brumett
Vice President, Client Solutions
Transportation Insight

In a recent PwC survey, it was reported that most online shoppers buy from just five or fewer websites. In fact, a large percentage shopped with only one online retailer – … Read more…

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As Online Sales Explode, Fulfillment Services Struggle to Keep Up

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Rick Brumett
Vice President, Client Solutions
Transportation Insight

Global consumer online sales will increase 20.1 percent this year to reach $1.5 trillion, according to eMarketer’s latest forecasts. U.S. retail e-commerce sales are expected to reach $362 billion by 2016 and … Read more…

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The State of Truckload Capacity

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Clay Gentry
Vice President, Logistics Operations
Transportation Insight

The current conditions in the truckload market are causing major concern for shippers across the country. Over the past several years, multiple factors have negatively impacted capacity. Demand has gradually increased during … Read more…

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