Untangling the Complexities of efulfillment

As consumers gain greater connectivity to retailers by means of e-commerce, their already high demands become increasingly challenging for businesses to meet. Until recently, order fulfillment was a simple function for supply chains. But with the increasing expectations, the changing nature of order fulfillment presents a whole new set of complexities. As part of this evolution toward an environment based on instant gratification, companies have shifted their supply chain models to meet these expectations to drive future growth.

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KGL

Kuwait & Gulf Link Transport Company (KGL) is a highly focused group of companies, with regional interests in Transportation, Logistics and Supply Chain Management (SCM). The company commands a network of specialized Business Units that promote efficient and effective B2B and B2G logistics related services to its customers in the Middle East. KGL Supply Chain Management (SCM) services are complemented with a range of Car and Equipment Rental and Leasing, Passenger Transport Services, Information Technology, Project Management, Technical Services, Real Estate and other Adjacent Businesses. We operate through a portfolio of highly integrated subsidiaries and affiliates to offer comprehensive services to our customers in the Middle East, Africa and beyond. KGL expansion is based on a carefully planned corporate strategy that relies on its core competencies and sustainable growth plans.

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UNDERSTANDING HAZMAT TRANSPORTATION WHITE PAPER

whitePaper | November 18, 2017

Landstar System Inc. is a worldwide asset-light provider of integrated transportation management solutions delivering safe, specialized transportation services to a broad range of customers utilizing a network of independent sales agents, third-party capacity owners, and employees.

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BUILDING THE SMARTER ENERGY SUPPLY CHAIN

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The energy industry is undergoing a seismic shift. “Energy markets are experiencing a centennial moment — a phenomenon that last occurred a century ago when the structure of the industry dramatically transformed based on a switch from steam coal to oil and gas…” writes Energy Analyst Chip Register in a recent Forbes magazine article.

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Reverse logistics whitepaper summer 2016 updated 2 pdf

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Our mission with this paper is to provide background on the eCommerce sector and various eCommerce logistics business models and dive a bit deeper into the reverse logistics sector where the landscape is evolving rapidly.

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HighJump SAP Integrations for Supply Chain Success

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Integrating your business systems with your supply chain applications is critical to your business’ success and ability to flawlessly serve your customers. Whether you are looking to integrate your Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Material Handling Equipment MHE), or other 3rd party solutions, HighJump has you covered.

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HOW EMM IS TRANSFORMING AND EMPOWERING TRANSPORTATION AND LOGISTICS

whitePaper | December 25, 2018

It’s no surprise, then, that IT capabilities designed to enable and enhance T&L functions are themselves also increasingly dependent upon mobility technologies to get the most out of investments in current and nextgeneration T&L. Optimal management of the essential elements of T&L— including staff, local- and wide-area wireless networks and services, apps and applications, and mobile devices—is vital. Given the requirement for the specification, deployment and ongoing operations of all these elements, success depends heavily on enterprise mobility management (EMM) solutions.

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New CRST International Inc. World Headquarters Building to be Constructed in Downtown Cedar Rapids

whitePaper | June 6, 2014

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (June 6, 2014) – CRST International Inc. Board Chairman John Smith today announced that the new $37 million company world headquarters will be constructed in downtown Cedar Rapids pending final approval of state and local financial assistance which is expected in mid-June. A groundbreaking ceremony is scheduled later this summer on the site of the former First Street Parkade, on First Street Southeast between Second and Third Avenues.

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Spotlight

KGL

Kuwait & Gulf Link Transport Company (KGL) is a highly focused group of companies, with regional interests in Transportation, Logistics and Supply Chain Management (SCM). The company commands a network of specialized Business Units that promote efficient and effective B2B and B2G logistics related services to its customers in the Middle East. KGL Supply Chain Management (SCM) services are complemented with a range of Car and Equipment Rental and Leasing, Passenger Transport Services, Information Technology, Project Management, Technical Services, Real Estate and other Adjacent Businesses. We operate through a portfolio of highly integrated subsidiaries and affiliates to offer comprehensive services to our customers in the Middle East, Africa and beyond. KGL expansion is based on a carefully planned corporate strategy that relies on its core competencies and sustainable growth plans.

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