Tag Archives: AES Logistics

Cultivating Trust and Collaboration

7 Questions on HOW to take Trust to the Next Level By: Sonia Di Maulo Microsoft has a Trust Center… shouldn’t we have one too? What services would a Trust Center for people have? Wouldn’t it be great if we … Continue reading

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How to create a collaborative logistics network that works for you

The Logistics Industry is traditionally defined by a rigid system defined by  complicated rate structures, rules and tariffs, then add into it the all to common scenarios of unforeseen complications, additional charges and issues that come up while moving freight … Continue reading

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Are off-line TMS systems capturing all accessorials?

USF announced on Thursday a new accessorial charge for High Cost delivery points. Good news is they confirmed that the charges will show up in their website rating as well as incorporated into their API. The concern for those using … Continue reading

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How Can You Best Leverage Technology and Innovation to Increase Productivity?

It all starts by asking a few questions……. Innovation for today and tomorrow: How relevant is this new technology to supporting your success right now? How relevant will it be in six months to one year from now? Will it … Continue reading

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Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2012 :: Logistics Viewpoints: A Blog for Logistics, Supply Chain, and 3PL Executives

Some great insight to share for the New Year. Stiring up ideas and conversation is crucial to innovate and collaborate new ideas and ways which we can all benefit. Supply Chain and Logistics Predictions for 2012 :: Logistics Viewpoints: A … Continue reading

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TMS Soothes Transportation Woes

By Amy Roach Partridge  Inbound Logistics Magazine Thanks to increased global trade and visibility demands, TMS applications are enjoying widespread popularity. Transportation management may never be the same. With all the negatives swirling around the transportation industry these days—high fuel … Continue reading

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The Logistics Bucket List

THE Logistics Bucket List – The Essential  guide to Logistics Success Instant Rate Quoting: Quoting, Booking and Scheduling – International & Domestic Global Shipping Platform (TMS): Transportation Management System Platform which offers   Multimodal shipping options from one centralized platform Import/ … Continue reading

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What is shipment visibility?

Have you ever wished you had a crystal ball to see where your freight is? Have you heard the term visibility and how it can assist you within your supply chain structure? It is a basic human need to need … Continue reading

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Back to Basics, Freight Classification Explained

Freight Classification is the most commonly misunderstood specifications and regulations in the Logistics Industry. Many people commonly misunderstand what freight class is for and what freight class means. As we get back to the basics this month, I hope that … Continue reading

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Finding Hidden Freight Costs

Get Back to the Basics  Its time to get back to basics and pay close attention within your logistics structure so that you can effectively identify and streamline your logistics program to ensure that the basics are recognized by every … Continue reading

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