Supply-Chain-Management

You’ve seen how artificial intelligence is being applied to many facets of our everyday lives. The fact is, digital transformation is also well underway in supply chain management—and it is transforming the way companies do business.

The ONE20 ELD Offering: Is It Right for Your Business? | The Road With roughly five months to go until the electronic logging device (ELD) mandate is implemented, many carriers are in the process of choosing the right ELD for their business. In some cases, especially for small carriers and owner-operators, the cost of compliance […]

Supporting Carriers with a Discounted ELD Program | Transportfolio Carriers across the country are in the process of choosing the right electronic logging device (ELD) for their business in preparation of the upcoming ELD mandate. Meanwhile, many shippers aren’t sure what actions they should take—if any.

5 Factors That Are Influencing Changing LTL Rates & What to Expect | The Road When it comes to the transportation marketplace, change is the only constant. Recent less than truckload (LTL) rates and capacity levels have been below the historical levels we saw from 2005-2010. But that could change—and it’s already started.

Air Freight

Air Freight: Learning the Basics to Optimize Your Global Supply Chain This content was update in June 2019 As the name implies, air freight can be defined as: The transportation of goods by aircraft.

Key Carrier Spotlight: T Y A Truckn | The Road For the past few months, we’ve introduced you to each of our Key Carrier of the Year winners and shared a little bit about what makes them unique within the trucking industry. Our final winner in the owner/operator category is Billy Reece of T Y […]

ltl-consolidation

5 Reasons Why LTL Rates Are Changing & What to Expect | Transportfolio If you’ve been in transportation or logistics for any length of time, you already know that nothing stays the same for long. Recent less than truckload (LTL) rates and capacity levels have been below the levels we saw from 2005-2010. But that’s […]

Here’s a short list of outsource logistics best practices that hopefully can help you bypass the school of hard knocks.

How and Why Carriers Avoid Double Brokering | The Road If a freight broker tenders a load to one carrier, and that carrier turns around and assigns the load to another carrier, that is called double brokering. Even if the first carrier has brokerage authority, it’s not okay to tender the load to another carrier […]