It's High Time to See That Your Business's Success Is Closely Tied to TransportationDespite skyrocketing fuel costs and rising transportation rates, the majority of manufacturers and retailers have failed to invest in transportation management systems that can save money and optimize supply chains.
Features:High Fuel Costs Push Efficiency Efforts to Top of Supply Chain AgendasRapid increases in the price of diesel fuel have decimated transportation budgets and forced companies to look for strategic and tactical steps to become more fuel efficient.
Warehouses: The Supply Chain's New Efficiency ExpertsNever mind the complications of global supply chains. Some of the biggest boosts in productivity are to be found within the four walls of the traditional warehouse or distribution center.
Church's Serves Up Big Savings with E-ProcurementAmong other benefits, an on-demand purchasing solution frees up Church's Chicken store managers from the time-consuming and wasteful expense of invoice management.Fuel, Security, Wall Street Top Topics at NITL, TransComp Expo
Executive Interviews:PPG Analyzes, Then Brings Serious Focus to Managing ProcurementChanging Strategies to Deal With Higher Transportation CostsMore Complex Supply Chains Lead to Disruptions and Financial Losses, Aberdeen ReportsRising Cost of Fuel Takes Its Toll on Supply Chains, as Companies Rethink Outsourcing StrategiesLower Cost, Product Innovations Spur the Growth of Real Time Locating Systems, IDTechEx SaysNew Rand Corp. Report Questions Whether U.S. Railroads Are Ready to Handle Future GrowthSEKO Introduces Software System to Manage Multiple Purchase OrdersExel to Distribute Parts for 270 Chrysler, Jeep, Dodge Dealers in Midwest StatesNew Version of Infor Supply Chain Modeling Tool Focuses on Sustainability RequirementsLevin Deploys RedPrairie Warehouse Management System at Pennsylvania FacilityAssociated Food Stores Cooperative Deploys Warehouse Management System from RetalixToy Company Spin Master Awards DC Services Contract to Regal LogisticsApparel Manufacturer Uses NGC Software for PO Management, Tracking, VisibilityU.K. Beef Company Implements GXS Solution to Enhance Order ManagementHackett Study Offshoring Study Compares Captives and Business Process Outsourcing
IBM Creates RFID-Based Solution to Track LPG Containers for Indian Petroleum RefinerDSC Logistics Awarded Long-Term Contract from Maker of Equal Brand SweetenerINTTRA Begins Series of Enhancements to Its Online Ocean Cargo Booking PortalBarcode Labeling Focus of New Global Trade Management Software Release from TradeBeamRenault Inks Contract with CEVA Logistics to Handle Engine Parts at Spanish PlantEvergreen Line, Wan Hai Lines Begin Service Linking Japan, Taiwan, PhilippinesWeber Distribution Acquires Sales Lead, CRM Software from Salesforce.comKinaxis Offers to Waive ERP Integration Fees in Effort to Sign Up Current i2 CustomersLab Instruments Manufacturer Deploys Business Intelligence Solution from OcoXATA Improves Digital Mapping Functions on On-Demand Fleet Operations Software
Opinion:Supplier Collaboration Initiatives Can Save Companies Millions