Company-Building: How Private Equity Firms Are Disrupting and Transforming Transportation and Logistics

FreightWaves

Third-party logistics (3PL) providers are becoming increasingly attractive investments for private equity firms. Supply chains are vital to the global economy, the market is extremely fragmented, and there is currently an inefficient use of technology assets, leaving a great deal of opportunity for potentially lucrative investments in 3PLs that serve middle-market customers given their potential for expansion within the industry.
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Spotlight

Within weeks it becomes a legal requirement for the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of every export ocean container to be filed with the carrier before it can be loaded on board. This compliance (as described in IMO’s latest SOLAS regulations amendment) is potentially complex: different allowable methods of weighing; varying requirements as to when VGM has to be submitted to the carriers and in some countries local regulations that go beyond the bare bones of the new law.

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Strategies to Mitigate Port Congestion on Your Supply Chain

supply chain brain

Using Global Trade Intelligence to Address Shipping Delays and Enhance Supply Chain Resiliency Today and in the Future The current global shipping crisis has seen port delays increase significantly, severely impacting the top and bottom line of companies as they struggle to deliver products and raw materials to market. Structural changes in consumer buying behavior have made port congestion and delays the norm, and many shippers and logistics providers alike are projecting the situation will continue through 2022.
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Increase Your Negotiation Power During Ocean Freight Tendering Season

Xeneta

The tendering and bidding season has begun. However, due to the lack of reliable data and multiple bidding rounds, the tendering process can become long and cumbersome. This may not leave you with enough time and resources to focus on what really matters in your supply chain
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Executive Outlook for Supply Chain 2019

Supply & Demand Chain Executive

SDCE’s annual Executive Outlook educational webinar brings together industry executives for a roundtable discussion of the top-level trends and developments taking shape in the supply chain sector and what that means for the year ahead.
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Fleet Costs: Where Are Successful Companies Finding Savings?

FreightWaves

Fleet managers face a variety of challenges, from managing fuel price volatility to maintaining regulatory compliance and driver safety, but the most difficult task by far is identifying ways to cut the right costs.With expenses eating away at budgets, how are savvy companies working to reduce spend in these areas and maximize the bottom line?Join us for this live, hour-long webinar to hear a cost reduction expert and fleet industry veteran identify practical tips for saving on some of the most expensive areas of fleet management.
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Spotlight

Within weeks it becomes a legal requirement for the Verified Gross Mass (VGM) of every export ocean container to be filed with the carrier before it can be loaded on board. This compliance (as described in IMO’s latest SOLAS regulations amendment) is potentially complex: different allowable methods of weighing; varying requirements as to when VGM has to be submitted to the carriers and in some countries local regulations that go beyond the bare bones of the new law.

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