XPO Logistics Freight

June 20, 2016

ACCESSORIAL RATES & CHARGES: Additional fees assessed on a shipment, due to additionalservices requested by the shipper, consignee or third party, of the Carrier beyond the normal services included in the Carrier’s gross price including linehaul, pickup, and delivery service.BUSINESS DAY OR BUSINESS HOURS: Except as otherwise provided in individual items of this tariff, the terms “business day” or “business hours” mean that time (8 AM to 5 PM local time) during which operations are generally conducted by the Carrier at the point where the service is performed. The terms “business day” or “business hours” will not include Saturdays, Sundays, or Holidays as defined in this item.

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SCI Group Inc

For companies pursuing a competitive advantage through an efficient and responsive supply chain, SCI Logistics delivers configurable solutions backed by deep operational expertise and the most comprehensive coast-to-coast network in Canada. SCI channels its customer-focused attitude to engineer and execute supply chain solutions that enhance speed, accuracy, and efficiency. SCI is lean, nimble and plugs into your core business.

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The Future of RFPs: The Key to Unlocking Greater Efficiency and Profitability

whitePaper | April 19, 2021

For decades, request for proposal (RFP) processes have served as the cornerstone for freight procurement. Shippers have historically gravitated toward contract freight for its reliability and pricing consistency, but due to the recent onslaught of digital freight partners that promise shorter-term contracts and real-time pricing, many industry constituents wonder whether or when RFPs will evolve. In an effort to dig beneath the surface of RFPs’ stronghold on the industry, Trimble and FreightWaves partnered to survey shippers, carriers and brokerages and identify the relational friction points that often hinge around the challenges presented by the RFP process.

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Using blockchain to drive supply chain innovation

whitePaper | May 25, 2022

Do you need blockchain in your supply chain? Blockchain can be used to improve the transparency and traceability of material throughout the supply chain. It will be particularly valuable in situations without a central agency of trust when each party does not want to directly exchange information.

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Need for due diligence in assessing supply chain substance

whitePaper | February 1, 2020

Demonstrating compliance for a variety of regulations and requirements can be a relatively challenging process. It usually begins with data collection, followed by a comparison against regulatory and industry requirements before companies conduct an assessment using comprehensive test and analytical protocols. However, substance regulations do not typically reference comprehensive and standardized testing protocols explicitly, which poses additional challenges and requirements for manufacturers and their downstream partners.

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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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How to Save Shipments & Money with IoT In-Transit Visibility

whitePaper | March 2, 2020

When expensive goods or materials go missing, it can cost your company a huge amount of money. There’s the cost of the goods themselves plus the cost of replacing them, the cost of delayed delivery, idled labor and more. The knock-on impact can be massive. Knowing where your shipments are and when they are going to reach their destination is critical information for logistics managers. In-transit shipment visibility gives organizations the ability to respond to supply chain disruption and reduce risks.

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Tomorrow’s Logistics 5 Trends Shaping the Future

whitePaper | June 14, 2022

The world is in constant flux and within all industries we feel the effects of relentless change. Little over a year ago no-one could have predicted a global pandemic would bring the entire world to an abrupt halt. And yet, companies have to make increasingly large bets in increasingly uncertain times

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Spotlight

SCI Group Inc

For companies pursuing a competitive advantage through an efficient and responsive supply chain, SCI Logistics delivers configurable solutions backed by deep operational expertise and the most comprehensive coast-to-coast network in Canada. SCI channels its customer-focused attitude to engineer and execute supply chain solutions that enhance speed, accuracy, and efficiency. SCI is lean, nimble and plugs into your core business.

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