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Transportation management software News
July 31, 2012
Manufacturers looking for supply chain event management functionality may not need to look any further than their existing software systems.
November 17, 2011
Best practices for using technology to manage new global logistics challenges faced by manufacturers
In this podcast, logistics expert Evan Armstrong gives an overview of the technologies, strategies, and services companies can use to manage global production, shipping, and sales.
June 18, 2010
With growing government and public interest in reducing carbon emissions, more manufacturers are turning to green technology. GreenShipping helps manufacturers track and offset their transportation carbon footprints.
May 14, 2010
Smartphones are emerging as platforms for mobile transportation management system (TMS) software.
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A transportation management system (TMS) is a subset of supply chain management (SCM) that deals with the planning, execution and optimization of the physical movements of goods. Continue Reading
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Autonomous vehicles are on track to change logistics forever. Some believe that might be a good thing for the environment. Continue Reading
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E-commerce has radically changed how goods are transported, and put a spotlight on the last-mile delivery problem. Learn how retailers are changing their tactics to address the issue. Continue Reading
If you're unclear on what differences separate 3PL vs. 4PL providers, you'll want to read this explanation of how these two types of logistics compare to one another. Continue Reading
If you're trying to determine the TMS that's right for your company, start with four considerations. They will help guide your software requirements. Continue Reading
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At the intersection of IoT, analytics and other technologies lies better supply chain visibility. Here's a look at what's making logistics a little easier. Continue Reading
The inventory challenges of adding e-commerce to your supply chain are considerable. Here's a look at what they entail and how you might overcome them. Continue Reading
Semi trucks are a small portion of total vehicles on the road but are a major source of pollution. Here's how leaders can help address this source of pollution. Continue Reading
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In this IT Challenge, we'll explore the third-party logistics (3PL) selection process and examine when multiple 3PL providers may be needed. Continue Reading