How Predictive Analytics Helps Logistics Management Make Sound Decisions

Data has always played an important role in logistics, but the rise of big data has driven a strong and rather sudden need for a way to effectively filter, aggregate and validate it in order to glean meaningful insights. In particular, data analytics is now being used in logistics to drive informed decision making in … Read more

Poll Finds Supply Chains Not Ready for Change

A concerning new survey has found that many firms have “significant room for improvement” in terms of supply chain management. According to the survey, which was carried out by Grant Thornton LLP on behalf of the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM), many manufacturers are neglecting to address the potential issues in their supply chain that … Read more

Giving Shipping Efficiency a Boost

When all of the various moving pieces come together just right, sound logistics practices enable customers to get the goods they want in the time and condition they expect. When things go wrong, however, it’s another story entirely. There are so many potential snags to hit along the way, from customs problems to missing products, … Read more

Logistics Trends for 2017

The logistics world is changing at a rapid pace, and firms need to stay on top of the newest developments if they want to stay afloat. Here is a look at the top new innovations businesses should be embracing. Data delivery The cost of storing and analyzing vast amounts of data is relatively low, and … Read more

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