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CSCMP Event: Supply Chain Risk Management – May 23rd
Join CSCMP and several supply chain risk experts on May 23, 9 AM to 5 PM in Lombard, IL, and learn about the potential risks your organization may be exposed to and more importantly, on how to deal with it. Experts will provide insight and best practices for measuring risk level, assessing potential threats, and driving enterprise value, and attendees will be better prepared to protect their organization's assets, brand reputation, and competitive advantage.
The Road to On-Demand Freight & How It's Positioned to Transform Logistics
Moving large amounts of spot freight is challenging for enterprise shippers. The average spot load can take hours to manage, taxing limited resources with intensive manual work for everything from pricing and booking to load acceptance, planning, and scheduling. In this Hot Topic, written by Bill Driegert, Senior Director at Uber Freight, learn about the new technology and that is widely available and unlocking the potential of on-demand freight.
How a Modern TMS Can Save Your Company 5-10% in Freight Spend
There’s no doubt that a state-of-the-art transportation management system (TMS) has a proven ROI. According to ARC Advisory Group research, TMS users can save an average of 5 to 10 percent of their freight spend. In this Hot Topic written by Greg Carter, Chief Technology Officer of GlobalTranz, learn how TMS platforms are more affordable and accessible than ever and encompass all aspects of the supply chain.
Preparing for the fumble | Supply Chain Quarterly | Q2 2019 Issue
Just as every team fumbles the ball sometimes, every supply chain gets disrupted at one point or another. The trick is to be prepared beforehand so that you know how to respond. This preparation will not only help you get back up and running faster but may also lead to a competitive advantage.
Weekly Update: Qualitative & Quantitative Market Data
Powered by Truckstop.com and FTR, the Trans4Cast weekly report offers analysis of spot market conditions and rates in the transportation industry.