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Now On-Demand In recent years we have seen companies focus on reducing their logistics costs by wanting to streamline their network, adding efficiencies to existing networks while maintaining and improving existing levels of service to the customers. Much like any other technology, network optimization has changed over the years. It is no longer just a focus on locating DCs based on customer densities and reducing network miles, but also adding more weightage to other factors such as market capacity, risk mitigation, and identifying quick wins at both tactical and strategic levels. It also involves working with upstream and downstream partners to develop a sustainable and efficient network. In this presentation we will address strategic issues through network optimization including improving the competitiveness of businesses, proven methodology and tools, and best practices based on recent case studies.Read More
For global shippers and carriers, maintaining compliance with hazardous material or dangerous goods regulations can be a major challenge, especially while trying to operate efficiently and reduce transit times. Bob Richard, VP of Regulatory Affairs at Labelmaster Services, has experience as both a government regulator as well as a senior advisor to companies faced with hazmat transport challenges. Bob will share his unique insights into simple steps you can take to be compliant while maintaining efficient logistics operations.
On-Demand Whether it is a timely look at the flows, a view of where the goods are in the supply chain, or tracking individual vehicles or shop floor operations, getting information to the right places in the supply chain with speed and accuracy facilitates smart decisions and improves planning and forecasting. Intelligent networking provides the visibility to avoid unnecessary risks and disruptions and respond to rapid changes in demand or other supply chain conditions.Read More
On-Demand As midsized companies expand services into emerging or new foreign markets, they must also expand their export compliance programs. Amber Road surveyed over 360 midsized companies to learn more about the specific export compliance challenges they are facing and found that across the business sector, many compliance teams are lacking senior management involvement and process automation.Read More