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Supply Chain Data Visibility to Plan, Adjust, Communicate

Supply chain visibility empowers you to reduce risk and improve customer service. That’s especially important in a period of widespread disruption, where the availability of real-time information can facilitate network planning, demand-driven adjustments and rapid communications to customers.

Building Lasting Data Partnerships in the Supply Web

The term supply chain dates back to only 1982. In an interview with Financial Times, British logistician Keith Oliver introduced the ideas of “supply chain” and “supply chain management,” identifying them as: “the process or planning, implementing, and controlling of the supply chain with the purpose to satisfy customer requirements as efficiently as possible.”

Blockchain in Supply Chain: Can You Trust Your Data Sharing Partners?

Supply chain strategies after the COVID-19 disruption will likely be significantly different for many organizations. Those new strategies, like the old, will be built on data, but it, too, will be quite a bit different. Information that drove network design decisions may no longer apply and any crisis responses deployed today may no longer be valid next month.

AI, Blockchain, Machine Learning: Is Your Data Ready?

We created AI, Blockchain, Machine Learning: Is Your Data Ready? to help you make sure your supply chain organization is prepared to adopt these emerging technologies – and generate operational improvements that deliver ROI.

Inside we offer best practices for collecting, sharing and analyzing the information you collect.

Data Analysis: What is Your Data Trying to Tell You?

The drive for visibility across the supply chain is based on the assumption of accurate data at every step. However, as the flood of data collected in the supply chain grows, it’s becoming more difficult to manage and analyze it for strategic insights. Any inaccuracies could lead to conclusions that result in misguided strategic and tactical decisions.

Where is zip code 99999? A Piece of Clean Data Makes a Big Difference

Has your company ever shipped a product to the 99999 zip code?

3PL’s Data Capabilities Merit Food Industry Recognition

Transportation Insight Helps Food and Beverage Clients Leverage Data to Improve Performance HICKORY, NC (August 20, 2019) – Transportation Insight, a multi-modal supply chain strategist, is a leading 3PL and Cold Storage Provider serving clients heading into 2020, according to Food Logistics magazine. Leveraging a robust suite of technology applications to collect, manage and analyze […]

Audit Logistics for 10-20% Transportation Savings

Markets are changing almost daily. Transportation cost savings are frequently available despite volatility in the truckload, less-than-truckload and parcel environments. Now may be the best time to audit logistics operations in your business.

Logistics Carrier Management: Best Practices for Transportation Partners

If you are planning for the most effective transportation program, establishing a tailored carrier-selection process is the first step. Then, regardless of your logistics carrier management strategy, it must be monitored and adjusted in response to shipper and carrier network changes.

Pricing Guide: Transportation Management for LTL & Truckload Shipping

Our Transportation Management solutions have flexible pricing structures to meet the needs of our customers.