Executive Briefings

TMS Helps Food Manufacturer Deal with Fuel Price Headaches

Over the past year, volatile fuel-driven transportation costs have caused headaches for food manufacturers like Pinnacle, whose brands include Duncan Hines, Hungry-Man, Armour and Vlasic. Vice President Greg Bostick explains how Pinnacle is using an on-demand transportation management system from LeanLogistics to gain better control of transportation costs through methods that include lane-specific cost tracking and visibility that enables inbound trucks to be immediately re-loaded with outbound loads. [Run Time (Min): 8:54]

Over the past year, volatile fuel-driven transportation costs have caused headaches for food manufacturers like Pinnacle, whose brands include Duncan Hines, Hungry-Man, Armour and Vlasic. Vice President Greg Bostick explains how Pinnacle is using an on-demand transportation management system from LeanLogistics to gain better control of transportation costs through methods that include lane-specific cost tracking and visibility that enables inbound trucks to be immediately re-loaded with outbound loads. [Run Time (Min): 8:54]