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9 Ways Logistics Pros Can Capitalize on AI

Categories: BCO/Shipper, Warehouse.

The widespread digitization of logistics is fueling the search for more efficient ways to ship, pack, and process goods. Companies all along the supply chain are finding ways to use big data and advanced machine learning technology to streamline processes and automate difficult tasks. Here are nine ways AI is revolutionizing logistics:

IoT in packaging warehouse.

How Technology Is Improving Visibility in Supply Chains

Categories: BCO/Shipper.

Why are companies being pushed to improve visibility along the supply chain? On some level, it comes from a desire to improve efficiency. Equally, though, pressure is coming from customers — both retailers and their end users — who want better information on the status of their shipments. They want to know the location of […]

Supply Chain

The Next 5 Years Will Change Supply Chain Management

Categories: BCO/Shipper.

Supply chain management is undergoing a significant transition that will change the face of shipping and logistics. Companies who aren’t starting to plan for digitization aren’t going to recognize the industry in the years to come.

How Container Ship Oversupply Impacts The Global Supply Chain GlobeCon

How Container Ship Oversupply Impacts The Global Supply Chain

Categories: BCO/Shipper.

Oversupply has been a major worry in the shipping industry since the last major recession, but recent developments threaten to make it an even greater cause for concern. Most significantly, excess capacity associated with the rise of mega-ships has created a global shipping environment in which consolidation has increased.

Are Self-Driving Electric Trucks The Future For Interstate Carriers? GlobeCon Freight Services

Are Self-Driving Electric Trucks The Future For Interstate Carriers?

Categories: BCO/Shipper.

To plan for the future, it’s important to keep up with¬†technological trends and their implications for your industry. The rise of self-driving vehicles presents both an opportunity and challenge for logistics, and electric vehicles are beginning to become a viable alternative to trucks that run on fossil fuels and are closely related to the rise […]