How TMS Oversight Improves Warehousing Operations

Transportation logistics is all about getting product from one place to another. Often, this means moving it into and out of warehouses, which requires communication with warehousing staff to ensure fluid operations. While a transportation management system (TMS) manages one side of things, a warehousing management system (WMS) governs the other. Connect the two [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:24:00+00:00August 3rd, 2022|Transportation Management Systems|0 Comments

Does Your Procurement Portal Provide These Essential Features?

Procurement portals are an effective tool for streamlining freight partnerships. Whether you’re fielding bids or trying to update current contracts, portals provide a single point-of-access source for simplifying shipping operations — if they’re designed to do so. A well-designed portal makes all the difference to a streamlined 3PL relationship, but it needs the right [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:16:28+00:00August 3rd, 2022|Transportation Management Systems|0 Comments

Companies Need Visibility To Compete In Today’s Environment

Check out Barry Evans Q & A  below in July's edition of Inbound Logistics. Why do companies need visibility to compete in today’s environment? "Companies that do not have visibility across their whole logistics operations are likely to miss out on opportunities to work more efficiently and deliver cost savings. For example, a customer [...]

By |2022-08-02T19:22:42+00:00August 2nd, 2022|Transportation Management Systems|0 Comments

Implementing a Cloud-Based TMS System? Avoid These Common Mistakes

As transportation and logistics companies keep pace with industry innovation, many are trading in their legacy transportation management system (TMS) for a cloud-based platform. Shifting to the cloud offers tremendous opportunities for integration across the supply chain, but transition can be complicated, and it takes a concerted effort to make it seamless. Too many [...]

By |2022-08-03T14:40:41+00:00June 10th, 2022|Transportation Management Systems|0 Comments