Trucking Regulations: Washington U-Turns; States put hammer down

By John D. Schulz · October 31, 2017 During President Barack Obama’s two terms, Washington’s alphabet game of regulations came down hard on the $748 billion trucking industry. There were regulations from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) on electronic logging devices (ELDs); hours of service (HOS); safety reporting of accidents; hair follicle testing […]

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NetSuite for 3PL

By SCMR Staff · October 27, 2017 In today’s fast paced market, successful logistics providers recognize that strengthening their companies’ back-office technology is essential to capitalizing on new opportunities. Having full visibility into key operations—whether for tracking shipments, managing on-time deliveries or having a consolidated view of financials—can be the difference between thriving and barely […]

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Making the Case for an Integrated Fleet Management Solution

By LM Staff · October 22, 2017 Whether you are a senior executive, a fleet manager, a transportation planner, or a maintenance or safety director, integrated fleet management technology can drive positive supply chain and business results. That’s because rather than “swivel chair” integration between point solutions or looking through spreadsheets for answers, information about […]

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The State of the Rail/Intermodal Markets

Date/TimeThursday, October 26, 2017 2:00PM ModeratorJeff Berman, Group News Editor, Logistics Management PanelistsLarry Gross, Freight Transportation Analyst and Intermodal Expert, FTR Tony Hatch, Consultant/Analyst, ABH Consulting Register Today! Even in the lean economic times of recent years, the rail/intermodal markets did a better than average job of investing in their infrastructure compared to other modes—and […]

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Refining TMS Integration Outside the Four Walls of the Warehouse

By LM Staff · October 4, 2017 By some accounts, nearly 40 percent of transportation management system (TMS) implementations fail. Some fall short of meeting their desired objectives, some miss implementation deadlines, and others aren’t implemented at all because of integration conflicts. Download this new white paper to learn more about how to overcome critical integration […]

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Top 35 Ocean Carriers: Still a puzzlement

By Patrick Burnson, Executive Editor · October 2, 2017 Furthermore, this transition is driving growth and pushing business performance figures from “deep red into black,” says Patrik Berglund, CEO of Xeneta. He cautions, however, that carriers must continue to watch their spending. “Long-term rates are in some cases up by triple digits year-on-year,” he says, […]

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Sharpen Your Competitive Edge with B2B Managed Services

By LM Staff · September 26, 2017 Realizing the full benefits of today’s global B2B marketplace demands flexibility, responsiveness, and innovation. Most organizations struggle to achieve the technical infrastructure and operational expertise necessary to maximize business value. Read this whitepaper to learn how B2B managed services help organizations reach their supply chain goals. Download Now! Subscribe […]

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The Digital Supply Chain: The Future has Arrived

By SCMR Staff · September 19, 2017 Powered by massive amounts of real-time big data, sophisticated machine learning algorithms and lightning fast processing, digital supply chains have arrived. These all-seeing, real-time, predictive, optimized and cognitive supply chains will transform the way organizations operate, in much the same way that autonomous vehicles will redefine how people […]

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