CUT TRANSPORTATION COSTS

July 17, 2019

The supply chain is a complex and costly industry, making it difficult but important to focus on the areas within the supply chain where improvements can be made, and costs can be cut. With careful planning and strategic thinking, organizations can both elevate their supply chain performance and stretch their budgets. Let’s focus on route optimization and strategic investments.

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Warehouse Services, Inc.

As a privately held, Certified WBE, Warehouse Services, Inc. (WSI) has national 3PL coverage offering warehousing, transportation and added value services for many Fortune 100 and 500 Companies. Currently WSI has over 100 operations in 18 states with a strong presence in the West, Mid-West, South, and South East U.S. Utilizing 6-sigma methodology WSI's expertise is proven in distribution, client system integration and domestic and international supply chain (SC) enhancement.

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Chemicals supply chain

whitePaper | December 9, 2019

The chemical industry has enjoyed strong and consistent performance over the last decade. The market is now being affected by new challenges, from increased global competition and changing customer requirements to disruptive new technologies while increased demand for sustainability, safety, and efficiency is changing not only the way companies work, but the products they produce.

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White Paper on Transport Safety in the Era of Digital Mobility

whitePaper | February 9, 2020

While remarkable progress has been made with technological, operational and behavioral improvements in the century-old, automotive-based transport systems used around the world, rapid technological changes are occurring that could amount to a reset in outcomes for transport users. The convergence of connectivity, automation, electrification and on-demand services suggests a transformation in transport safety, community access, traffic efficiency, emissions and energy use.

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BENEFITS AND BARRIERS TO ELECTRIFICATION OF THEFREIGHT SYSTEM IN MINNESOTA

whitePaper | May 18, 2022

in March 2021, the Minnesota Legislature introduced legislation that aims to establish a clean fuels standard. This legislation would entail a 20% reduction in the carbon emissions of the transportation sector within the state by 2035 when compared to a 2018 baseline. Minnesota’s freight transportation system plays a critical role in supporting the region’s economic competitiveness and quality of life (Metropolitan Council 2020). However, concerns over GHGs have led state government authorities to create a plan for electric freight vehicles to replace conventional diesel trucks

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Making the case for TMS driving supply chain ROI

whitePaper | December 25, 2019

You don’t have to look far to find savings, value and improvements driven by transportation management systems (TMS). Best-of-breed TMS solutions (like Manhattan’s TMS) are game changers and deliver a range of competitive advantages for companies of all shapes, sizes and levels of complexity. They are more powerful, scalable, connectable, affordable and justifiable than ever before, with rapid implementation timeframes as well.

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Unlock the true value of your Supply Chain: Business Success through Sustainable Supply Chain Management

whitePaper | November 4, 2019

Is embedded sustainability a sunk cost? Is it a distraction from core business? The answer to both questions is “absolutely not” sustainable management is a necessary part of a sound management approach. Various leading companies around the world know that embedding sustainability into their core business drives value creation and business success; in fact, these are the same businesses that are outperforming their competitors and markets.

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Practical Guide to Warehouse Optimisation

whitePaper | January 27, 2020

Why do you need to optimise your warehouse? A lean and efficient business starts in your warehouse. Optimising your warehouse helps you provide your customers with a seamless service experience, reduce your operating expenses, increase your revenue and working capital. In today’s highly competitive, global market, you’re not only competing with local suppliers, but with huge global organisations making it even more important to ensure your warehouse is optimised to ensure you delight your customers each and every time they place an order with your organisation.

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Spotlight

Warehouse Services, Inc.

As a privately held, Certified WBE, Warehouse Services, Inc. (WSI) has national 3PL coverage offering warehousing, transportation and added value services for many Fortune 100 and 500 Companies. Currently WSI has over 100 operations in 18 states with a strong presence in the West, Mid-West, South, and South East U.S. Utilizing 6-sigma methodology WSI's expertise is proven in distribution, client system integration and domestic and international supply chain (SC) enhancement.

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