THE RESILIENT SUPPLY CHAIN

Supply Chain Now Radio

Amazon has turned the business landscape on its head. Netflix has transformed the entertainment industry. Uber has revolutionized the transportation industry. Aerospace firms are feeling the squeeze. Are you ready for what’s next? According to LMA Consulting Group’s research study, The Amazon Effect: How Higher Customer Service Standards Impact Your Business and What You Can Do to Thrive, customers are no longer satisfied with quality products delivered on-time; instead, they want rapid delivery, “go the extra mile” partnership type service and collaborative R&D/ design.
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American businesses spend more than $1.45 trillion annually in the transportation and logistics industry, which amounts to 8.3 percent of Gross Domestic Product two-thirds of which involves over-the-road freight movement of approximately 500 million trailer shipments across 250,000 facilities. Because companies still depend upon outmoded means to track and manage transportation, it is not unusual for trailer shipments to go missing temporarily or even permanently.

OTHER ON-DEMAND WEBINARS

Emerging supply chain risk trends for 2022. And How to Adapt

This in-depth briefing will cover what to expect from continuing supply chain risks, including increasing regulations, risk convergence, and risk evolution. Plus, a look at other challenges on the horizon, including shifts in trade policy that may contribute to further disruptions, the influence of consumer behavior and automation, and lingering Covid-related impacts. It also discusses a new organizational approach to supply chain risk, which suggests key future areas on which to focus, such as the need for end-to-end risk assessments, heightened verification, and new ways to communicate more efficiently throughout the supply chain
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Digitization of Logistics

Ascent Global Logistics

In under 30 minutes, our President at Ascent Global Logistics explains what digitization is and how new technologies are transforming the logistics industry.
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The State of Carrier Payments: Selecting the Right Payment Strategy for Your Organization

FreightWaves

The payment process can present a number of challenges within the freight industry, from dealing with errors in invoices to managing and protecting the sensitivity of the data they contain. As a result, many companies opt to outsource their payments to third parties who specialize in payments to save time and avoid the complexities altogether. And when it comes to selecting a payment method, carriers are opting for factoring over QuickPay six times more often, but both options have pros and cons. So how do you ensure that you’re selecting the payment route that’s right for your 3PL while still building carrier loyalty?To explore the benefits and drawbacks of these payment options and provide the information needed to ensure you’re making the best option to meet your needs, FreightWaves is partnering with TriumphPay to present an hourlong webinar
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How to Improve Customer Experience With Supply Chain Visibility

FreightWaves

Meeting customer expectations is becoming increasingly difficult as supply chains become more complex and delivery requirements tighten. However, in order to succeed in today’s increasingly competitive market, all businesses must leverage customer satisfaction as a key differentiator, with the aim of building loyal and long-lasting relationships based on trust, reliability, dependability and value.
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Spotlight

American businesses spend more than $1.45 trillion annually in the transportation and logistics industry, which amounts to 8.3 percent of Gross Domestic Product two-thirds of which involves over-the-road freight movement of approximately 500 million trailer shipments across 250,000 facilities. Because companies still depend upon outmoded means to track and manage transportation, it is not unusual for trailer shipments to go missing temporarily or even permanently.

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