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The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers
Logistics providers discuss how they're adjusting to major changes brought about by concerns over the economy, shifts in trade policy, the complexities of the omnichannel,... »

Adding Value to an Organization: Integrating a Logistics Center of Excellence
Perhaps the most overworked word in the supply chain management lexicon is "visibility." Yet it's difficult to overstate the importance of a view into what's going on in the... »

How to Use Data to Compete in the Digital Marketplace
Analyst Insight: Defining success for retailers today is pretty straightforward: Respond more rapidly and efficiently to customers' demands, at a price they are willing to... »

Videos
The Changing World of Logistics Outsourcing The Changing World of Logistics Outsourcing
The world of logistics outsourcing has changed dramatically over the last five years. John Burke, chief executive officer of Armada, traces its evolution, and discusses the... »

The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers The Changing Role of Logistics Service Providers
With the advent of the omnichannel, and the increasing complexity of global supply chains, logistics service providers are finding it essential to radically redefine their... »

How 3D Printing Is Enhancing Traditional Manufacturing
No one thinks 3D printing will replace high-volume, discrete manufacturing, but experts are convinced that it will revolutionize aspects of it. A SupplyChainBrain In The Know... »

Podcasts
Will We See the 'Uberization' of Logistics? Will We See the 'Uberization' of Logistics?
The ride-sharing service Uber is threatening to disrupt, if not dismantle, the taxi business. Will it do the same to the package-delivery sector?... »

Racing to Your Door: The Cutting Edge of E-Commerce Delivery Racing to Your Door: The Cutting Edge of E-Commerce Delivery
The race is heating up over who will dominate the world of "last-mile" delivery of online retail orders.... »

Fast and Free Shipping: Can Retailers Afford It? Fast and Free Shipping: Can Retailers Afford It?
Retailers are scrambling to offer free shipping for online orders. Is it a money-losing proposition?... »

News
Kohl's to Start Accepting Amazon Returns at Some Stores in L.A. and Chicago Kohl's to Start Accepting Amazon Returns at Some Stores in L.A. and Chicago
Kohl's, which is opening some in-store Amazon shops, will start accepting returns for the online retailer at some of its stores in Los Angeles and Chicago starting next month.... »

Wal-Mart and Google Are Plotting to Change Your Shopping Habits Wal-Mart and Google Are Plotting to Change Your Shopping Habits
Move over, Alexa. Wal-Mart is going high-tech in its fight against Amazon.com.... »

FedEx Express Expands Overnight to 4,400 New Zip Codes
FedEx Corp. announced it has expanded its FedEx First Overnight service to more than 4,400 zip codes across the U.S.... »

  White Papers
Peak Volumes: Can Your Systems Handle The Pressure?
Load-testing technology offers today's overworked logistics executive a powerful weapon in the fight against risk of supply chain disaster. As broader globalization,... »

Shifting the Paradigm of 'One-Size-Fits-All' for Shared Warehousing & Omni-channel Fulfillment
For companies who require unique omni-channel fulfillment for unique products, and don't have the size or scale to justify a dedicated warehouse, LeSaint Logistics is... »

Customer Service Levels Soar by Integrating Manufacturing and Distribution
This white paper and case study shares how NorthCape, a leading national outdoor furniture manufacturer, has dramatically improved customer service levels and business... »

Supplier Case Studies
New Strategy Accomplishes Customs Compliance and Cost Savings
Challenge: Transit delays and increased inspections by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) caused supply chain disruptions for a leading essential oils wholesaler. CBP... »

Universal Creates Cost Savings through Reverse Logistics
Challenge: A major engine manufacturer was spending too much money on contingent packing costs because their suppliers weren't keeping track of the containers in their... »

Kenco Reduces Freight Costs 49% with Postponement Packaging
Challenge: A kitchen and bath manufacturer was experiencing reduced trailer cube capacity due to the large packaging requirements of its product line. The customer wanted to... »

Editors' Blog
Why Asia Is Accounting for Most of the Growth in Logistics Outsourcing
Logistics outsourcing may be on the rise everywhere, but Asia is where the action is.... »

Amazon's Latest Hat: A Freight Forwarder From China
Is there any aspect of the e-commerce buying experience that Amazon.com Inc. doesn't want to directly control?... »

The Air Waybill Is Going Paperless - Slowly
The electronic air waybill (eAWB) has arrived. But certain air freight forwarders and carriers are still holding on to the paper version for dear life.... »

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