KPIs: Facing the Cost of Fuel, Eliminating Empty Miles, Keeping Your Eye on the Needle, and Be a Shipper of Choice

Transportation Management

As if the transportation world has not been crazy enough these past few years, we are currently seeing record-high diesel prices. If you are not sure where to check current prices, go to the U.S. Energy Information Administration website to find them (Gasoline and Diesel Fuel Update – U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA)). You may … Read More

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Measuring The Success of Your Supply Chain: Key Performance Indicators (KPIs)

Supply Chain Trends

Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are utilized to measure success. Without a benchmark, performance tracking can be very challenging. Metrics for your supply chain should be established through internal objectives and industry benchmarks. KPIs are an important tool in measuring the success of your partners (3PL’s, trucking companies, warehouse providers). These data points will allow your … Read More

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Creating a Competitive Advantage Through Warehousing

Warehousing

All companies who produce a good must deal with warehousing in some capacity. Exploring your options for warehousing is extremely important, as it impacts the present and future state of your organization.   There are many factors that go into the true cost of warehousing. A great way to minimize these impacts is to partner … Read More

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