The influx of demand for shipping brought about by the rise of global trade and e-commerce is changing the traditional relationship between shippers and carriers. The shipper-carrier relationship between these two parties are becoming increasingly stressed as shippers send out more and more packages and carriers must adjust to handle the changes in demand. One … Read moreShippers Can Benefit From Seeing Carriers In A New Light
Logistics has been around for a long time, but it has never evolved quite so much in such a short span of time as it has in the past two decades. If you had any doubt about how different things can be after just 20 years, think about 1996: that was the year the first … Read moreLook To The Past For Clues About The Future Of 3PL
For a number of years now, Amazon has been so much more than merely an online bookstore. As the firm has evolved, it has developed highly efficient ways of getting things done. Rather than reserving these services for in-house use, their philosophy has generally been to then offer these services to the public, and it’s … Read moreCould Amazon Transform the Logistics Industry?