Profit hides in Indirect Spend. When it comes to finding and protecting that profit, there are two challenges. The first is recovering profit from under-managed spend. The second: creating a competitive advantage from the strategic management of spend.Why does… Read more
Large volume parcel shippers have a huge transportation budget laden with line items. Often, this spend goes unmonitored due simply to the sheer amount of work required to track significant quantity of invoices, payments and claims.
Without deploying parcel audit … Read more
Shippers striving to meet customer expectations for service, cost and choice face increasingly complicated challenges. In the ever-changing modern transportation marketplace, game-changing solutions require analysis of transportation information across modes. Technology powered by experience provides deeper understanding of cost-to-serve metrics. … Read more
Here are three hidden parcel rate increases that impact all parcel shippers, as well as some tips for responding to them.
We’d all like to think that our business partners and vendors use full transparency when billing for their services. … Read more
Shipping cost management challenges are second nature for many businesses. Optimizing vendor management, carrier relationships and total resource use for shipping is an incredibly complex process. Raw data and input from diverse stakeholders complicate efforts to make sense of shipping … Read more