If you haven’t been keeping up with supply chain management news, it’s important to know that 2022 is bound to bring challenges to logistics, shipping ports and businesses across the West Coast. United States dockworkers and their management systems are about to engage in contract negotiations that could go on for months beginning with ILWU. […]Read More
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The freight management world continues to experience disruption after disruption. From late 2021 through early 2022, world container rates soared beyond imagination. In response to any disruption, new logistics technology offers a solution. All companies want growth and success, but that growth must not sacrifice the facts behind all interactions, whether that’s transport contracts, 3PL […]
Come foggy waters, a lighthouse can guide a ship safely to port. In logistics, visibility is vital, and we’re not talking only about navigation. Poor visibility with freight allocation leads to mediocre optimization, with valuable space wasting away unused or shipping times slowed as carriers wait for holds to fill up. The result? Inefficient networks […]
Technology solution removes risk, providing a predictable, efficient system for global commerce New York, New York – NYSHEX, the leader in two-way committed contracts, today announced revenue growth of 340 percent in 2021. In addition, shipping volumes more than tripled and the company grew its global footprint with the opening of a London office and […]
The Supply Chain 4.0 Following the early 2000’s, the digital revolution began impacting nearly every industry across the global marketplace. Over the last decade, it has begun to infiltrate the supply chain space more heavily. The developments in logistics technology and supply chain management have been dubbed the “Supply Chain 4.0.” In short, Supply Chain […]
As many in logistics are aware, protecting your supply chain is crucial to both inventory management and overall business continuity. An efficient and optimized supply chain paves the way for significant cost savings, improved profitability, and a higher level of customer satisfaction and service. Conversely, disruptions to your supply chain can have a catastrophic impact […]
Back in 2017, the landscape of the shipping world rearranged yet again as ten of the major carriers in the maritime industry coalesced into three distinct carrier alliances. Today, nearly 80% of the global carrier market operates within these alliances. Understanding these alliances, how they function, and the impact they have on the supply chain are vital […]