If industry volumes have been on the rebound for more than five years, why are so many fleet businesses still struggling with truck driver retention and creating successful driver retention...Read More
How often do you send freight to the wrong location? How much money are you losing due to inaccurate weights? How do you measure a dock workers’ efficiency? How many OS&D claims do you make, and...Read More
As a third-party logistics service provider (3PL), your job is to deliver outstanding value to your shippers. One essential tool for achieving that goal is logistics software.Read More
You’ve seen the tool vendor’s truck parked outside a fleet’s service bays. It’s there for a reason. Someone needs a specialized tool. They don’t have it. The tool guy does.
On today’s shop floor,...Read More
Bid season 2016-2017 is winding down.
Shippers are reviewing the latest round of carrier rates and volume commitments; carriers are anticipating lane awards and subsequent impact on their...Read More
TMW recently sat down with Robert Voltmann, President and CEO of Transportation Intermediaries Association (TIA) to discuss a number of topics related to the 3PL industry. In this blog, he...Read More
Data-driven decision making (D3M) involves listening to what the Six Sigma folks call the “voice of the process”, or paying attention to the actual data that emerges from your day-to-day execution...Read More
In 2015, forbes.com reported that savvy retailers, focused on developing a fully integrated business model that allows for the greatest convenience to customers, were turning to omnichannel...Read More
In a perfect world:
-- Trucks run flawlessly until company leadership decides to replace them
-- Fleet managers spend their time analyzing data to increase profits
-- And technicians, well,...Read More