How Communication Leads to Great 3PL Food Logistics

A 3PL food logistics company needs open and consistent communication. Food is very fragile and the second it is harvested, baked, or made the clock starts to tick. The US alone generates around 133 billion pounds of food waste per year. It’s the obligation and duty of the food logistics company to do what they can to bring that number down.

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How Flexibility Leads to the Best 3PL Shipping Experience

In order to offer the best 3PL shipping experience, or even a good one, you have to have flexibility. A successful 3PL cannot be run rigidly that sticks to a set schedule without budging an inch. The supply chain is full of chaos in indetermination, things are always changing. Because of this, if you want

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3 Greatest Impacts of Analytics in Logistics

Analytics in logistics is evolving and getting better every single day. Every company is in a never-ending race to get the “perfect” supply chain. Transportation and logistics analytics are used to achieve this goal.  With an increase of last-mile services, automation, and artificial intelligence data analytics has never been so important.  In fact, it’s now at the point where using

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How to Get The Best Freight Shipping Quote

There is a lot that goes on behind the scenes to gather, collect, and present a quote for shipping freight. The shipper must look through the sea of options and narrow it down to just a couple. Then, after all the negotiation and a price is settled on the transportation provider goes into action (hopefully

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7 Technologies That Will Impact Shipping & Logistics

Technology has always had a tremendous impact on shipping, logistics, and the supply chain.  Everything from refrigerated trailers that keeps the fright cold to satellites for tracking and tracing. Advancements in the supply chain means that goods get delivered faster, cheaper, and with a smaller carbon footprint. In this post, we are going to cover

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