When Maersk Line CEO Soren Skou told the JOC’s TPM Conference in March that nearly 12 percent of container industry invoices are inaccurate, shippers took notice. It has been, after all, Maersk Line’s “highest customer service issue for some time,” one that potentially costs ocean carrier customers millions of dollars a year.
The dramatic growth of e-commerce is driving demand for a product that can’t be obtained online — big box e-fulfillment centers.
It certainly didn’t get wide play, but when President Obama spoke about the transformation of an industrial warehouse during his February State of the Union Address, the message to supply chain...
It’s going to be some time before ocean carriers, trucking companies and equipment owners build a new chassis model as ship lines retreat from the business of providing the wheeled intermodal...
Shippers and third-party logistics providers have embraced numerous strategies to reduce emissions and lower costs in an effort to improve supply chain sustainability. Yet emissions reduction is only...
The case for software-as-a-service is compelling, but for larger companies, it isn’t necessarily a slam dunk.
3PLs and technology companies offer shippers transportation management system solutions in complex and challenging supply chain situations.
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