5 Emerging Trends That Logistics Managers Cannot Afford to Ignore

Logistics is a precision business, where success depends on making accurate moves at the right time. A high level of contextual awareness, backed up by highly optimized processes are the essential ingredients of success. Efficiency is the end result, which comes as a result of such heightened levels of workflow optimization, allowing companies to streamline …

Top Challenges Faced by Logistics Management Today

Top Challenges Logistics Managers Face Everyday In the present scenario of global economics, logistics play a key role in facilitating trade and, by extension, ensuring the success of business operations. However, changing consumer demands, complex business models and growing client demands are just some of the top factors that pose a challenge in streamlining logistics …

Logistics Management Software – Everything You Should Know

Logistics Management Software

Technology continues to disrupt logistics and supply chain processes by changing it altogether from its core. Consequently, logistics became more refined and fast, which changed the way how materials, goods, freight, sales orders, inventory, and production are managed. As efficiency and speed became the determining factors, logistics adopted a new approach to deal with the …

How AI is Reshaping the Supply-Chain and Logistics Industry

Computers are getting faster and smarter with each passing day. It has been spearheaded in a direction where computers are taught to mimic natural human intelligence, a concept and now a reality known as Artificial Intelligence (AI). Since its coinage in 1956, AI has been predicted to lead computing for automating and substituting all human …

How Transportation Management Systems Benefit Third Party Logistics (3PL) Service Providers

Here are 8 ways how a good transportation management system could make a difference to your business if you are a 3PL or NVOCC operator. With the expansion of world trade and multinational business activity, more and more organizations are keen on operating globally and making their presence felt in the global market. Transportation and …

How to Choose the Right Logistics Management Software

Logistics is of critical importance in today’s highly competitive world. The success of an enterprise largely depends on its internal efficiency and the extent to which it can delight its customers. A well-oiled supply chain and seamless logistics are essential to realizing both these objectives, and this by and largely depends on deploying the right …

How Connected Transportation Will Disrupt the World

Connected Transportation

The noted English poet A L Tennyson’s words “Let the great world spin forever down the ringing grooves of change” captures the impact railways and locomotives brought about in the 19th Century, transforming the world from a grouping of feudal villages to an interconnected urban and industrialized world. Today, the world is in the throes …

How Can Logistics and Transportation Companies use Digital

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Digital technologies have permeated and disrupted almost all sectors, and logistics companies are no exception. Optimization and efficiency, combined with speed and seizing the moment are the keys to success in today’s highly competitive advantage. Technology is the key enabler allowing companies to realize these aspects.   Leveraging Technology for Strategic Planning A report by …

Infographic- MOBILE TECHNOLOGY TRENDS IN FIELD SERVICE FOR 2016 & BEYOND

Field service businesses are trying to capitalize on the advantages offered by today’s technologies. Mobile technology, being the most significant among them, has taken the industry by storm, offering increased productivity gains, streamlines work processes, improved field agent communications, increased first-time fix rate, shortened billing cycles, reduced overhead of paper-based field service management and so …

Top 3 Technological Trends in Logistics and Supply Chain

The logistics industry has been undergoing a series of transformations for the past few years. Things that seemed like science fiction in the past, like augmented reality and 3D printing, are actually becoming part of the industry. Technology is being used widely today in order to provide faster and more reliable delivery services. In the …