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Supply Chain Technology

Logistics Technology: Tips to Prioritize Your Needs

Exploring the world of new logistics technologies offers real excitement for people who can visualize how these cutting-edge tools may revolutionize the industry. New hardware and software systems...

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Product Update, Trucking, FTL Freight

New Feature: FTL Rate Searches

Fleet Logistics is excited to announce some great new features this week! Starting today, with your free Fleet Transportation Management System account, you have access to unlimited instant FTL (full...

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Trucking, LTL Freight

LTL Best Practices for Small and First-Time Shippers

If you’re a small company that is shipping your products for the first time, don’t feel bad if less-than-truckload shipping is your only option. You may not have enough cargo to fill a full truckload...

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Trucking, LTL Freight, FTL Freight

Truck Driver Shortage: Overhauling an Industry

You can’t detour around the numbers — America is facing a significant truck driver shortage. Worries about future shipping capacity have driven beyond the desks of industry analysts and into the...

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Supply Chain, Trucking

Last Mile Logistics: How to Overcome Common Challenges

Shippers everywhere in the country, whether great or small, selling to businesses or consumers, nearly all have succumbed to the “Amazon effect.” In shipping, this term — used derisively by some,...

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Trucking, LTL Freight

Freight class: All about the basics

  For startup shippers, the less-than-truckload (LTL) freight classification process can seem intimidating. In reality, the system of classifying different kinds of LTL freight was created to make...

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Supply Chain Technology

Supply chain technologies: Hype, reality and future

  Logistics and supply chain has long been an experimentation and proving ground for new technologies. Its very nature of large volume and quick turnaround provides limitless opportunity for vetting...

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Trucking

Causes for capacity shortage in ground transportation

    Nothing’s new about capacity shortages in ground transportation. This sector of the larger logistics industry is historically in high demand. Also, it may be especially susceptible to the ebb...

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Ocean Freight

Explaining Demurrage vs. Detention With Simple Examples

  For an importer-exporter, the words “demurrage” and “detention” both mean the same thing in the end—fees. Of course, these two types of penalties are distinctly different. Not understanding what...

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