Transportation Insight http://www.transportationinsight.com Evaluate. Innovate. Dominate. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:24:38 +0000 en-US hourly 1 2014 Holiday Online Retail Sales to Increase 14% http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/11/2014-holiday-online-retail-sales-increase-14/ http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/11/2014-holiday-online-retail-sales-increase-14/#comments Mon, 17 Nov 2014 13:56:16 +0000 http://www.transportationinsight.com/?p=6369 Paul Schmitz
Paul Schmitz
Vice President, Client Solutions

Industry analyst group Deloitte forecasts online retail sales to increase 13.5 percent to 14 percent this holiday season due to steadily improving economic conditions. In an annual holiday sales forecast, Deloitte expects total holiday … Read more…

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Transportation Insight Selected for Green Supply Chain Award for Second Consecutive Year http://www.transportationinsight.com/news-events/news-releases/2014/11/transportation-insight-selected-green-supply-chain-award-second-consecutive-year/ http://www.transportationinsight.com/news-events/news-releases/2014/11/transportation-insight-selected-green-supply-chain-award-second-consecutive-year/#comments Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:04:36 +0000 http://www.transportationinsight.com/?p=6366 shutterstock_17301190 [Converted]HICKORY, NC (November 11, 2014) – Nationally-acclaimed enterprise third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight has again received a Green Supply Chain Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive (SDCE) magazine for helping clients eliminate waste from their supply chains. Transportation … Read more…

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Pre-LEAN: Preparation is Key to Success http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/11/pre-lean-preparation-key-success/ http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/11/pre-lean-preparation-key-success/#comments Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:25:25 +0000 http://www.transportationinsight.com/?p=6361 Photo: Eric Lail
Eric Lail
Vice President, Client Services and Continuous Improvement

Significant effort and dollars are invested in LEAN initiatives each year in manufacturing plants across the United States. These investments can yield significant production and profitability gains if done properly. Unfortunately, … Read more…

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Transportation Insight Presents Next-Level Analytics to Manufacturing Leaders http://www.transportationinsight.com/news-events/news-releases/2014/11/transportation-insight-presents-next-level-enterprise-analytics-american-manufacturing-leaders/ http://www.transportationinsight.com/news-events/news-releases/2014/11/transportation-insight-presents-next-level-enterprise-analytics-american-manufacturing-leaders/#comments Fri, 07 Nov 2014 13:10:09 +0000 http://www.transportationinsight.com/?p=6353 HICKORY, NC – (November 7, 2014) – Globally-recognized enterprise third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight will demonstrate the transformative integration of two enterprise improvement disciplines at the Association for Manufacturing Excellence (AME) International Excellence Inside Conference in Jacksonville, FL from … Read more…

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Turning Big Data into Big Profits: 5 Steps in the Right Direction http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/10/turning-big-data-big-profits-5-steps-direction/ http://www.transportationinsight.com/blog/2014/10/turning-big-data-big-profits-5-steps-direction/#comments Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:54:39 +0000 http://www.transportationinsight.com/?p=6079 Jim Taylor
Jim Taylor
Vice President, Information Technology

Reading a recent McKinsey & Company article, I thought about an old friend in the marketing research business who would tell me how frustrating he found it that customers expected to see the “answer” … Read more…

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