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Freight Technology Transforms the Supply Chain for Global Growth
Although technology cannot provide a solution for all of the world’s current problems, there are technologies that if leveraged in the right way, can help increase overall global growth.
May 27, 2022
L.I.N.K. | Fleets Need Intelligent Route Optimization to Keep Up
May 10, 2022
How Improved Truckload Rates are Key to Alleviating Driver Shortages
April 25, 2022
End-To-End Transportation Emissions Management Solution
April 25, 2022
Supply Chain Olympics: Going for Gold with TMS, WMS and Transportation Execution
March 18, 2022
TMS, WMS Providers Announce Merger for End-to-End Visibility
March 10, 2022
The Current State of Logistics
In two years, the logistics industry has transformed. Find out where the industry is at today and what shippers are doing to combat the constant disruption.
June 28, 2022
Project Management Software
Top Supply Chain Projects: How Project Management Keeps Supply Chains Afloat Despite Disruptions
Let's meet the winners of this year's Top Supply Chain Projects award.
June 23, 2022
Supply & Demand Chain Executive Opens Nominations for 3rd Annual Women in Supply Chain Award
This award honors female supply chain leaders and executives whose accomplishments, mentorship and examples set a foundation for women in all levels of a company’s supply chain network.
May 16, 2022
TMS/WMS Integration: One Size Doesn’t Fit All
In the absence of a complete and seamless connectivity of these two systems, we underserve three simple, but very crucial business assets: time, money and potential.
March 2, 2022
Ascend Acquires DTS
Another major acquisition takes place in the transportation supply chain sector with Ascend's purchase of Dedicated Transportation Solutions.
January 25, 2022
Blume Global’s LiveSource Acquisition Expands Presence in Europe
The deal will give current LiveSource customers access to Blume’s extensive logistics execution technology and supply chain management expertise and multi-leg transportation visibility and multimodal international TMS solutions.
January 4, 2022
Trends and Technology Driving Transportation in 2022
Technologies like an optimized TMS, route planning software, driver schedule planning systems, automated linehaul network planning software and more can help address these growing challenges within the transportation industry.
December 10, 2021
Supply Chain Solutions Mitigate Service Risk and Manage Disruptions
Supply Sensing predicts supply shortages and mitigates risk while Global Logistics Orchestration determines the business impact of shipping delays on downstream operations and service commitments.
December 2, 2021
Warehowz Introduces Direct-to-Consumer Solution
With the D2C, retailers can manage sales, view inventory, minimize costs and connect to sales channels all in one place.
November 18, 2021
Fears for Complicated Holiday Sales Prompts New Warehouses
Stord opens new warehouse location in Las Vegas, hoping to get ahead of what experts are saying will be the busiest holiday season.
October 22, 2021
Labor Shortage and Rising Labor Costs Create Headwinds for 3PLs
84% of 3PLs have implemented a warehouse management system (WMS) as the central hub of technology for their business, with the average 3PL having three or more systems integrated to their WMS.
Extensiv (formerly known as 3PL Central)
October 22, 2021
Lafarge France Aggregates Upgrades to INFORM’s Transport Optimization Software
INFORM’s solution is powered by algorithms that analyze a virtually endless number of scheduling decisions in real-time and identify those that are ideal for minimizing costs and maximizing service level and on-time performance.
INFORM Software Corporation
October 22, 2021
Data-Driven Solution Helps 3PLs Uncover Available Truckload Capacity
Through the new Cooperative solution, 3PLs can gain real-time insight into terminating capacity and capacity that was previously hidden, cover more loads cost efficiently and automate processes.
October 14, 2021
New Patent Drives Freight Capacity Visibility
VuTrans earns a patent for a new solution to identify and match freight capacity, pushing for greater visibility in logistics.
September 10, 2021
Technology, Sustainability Reign During Home Delivery World
In a world focused on last-mile delivery, innovative technology solutions come on the scene to ship goods faster and be more sustainable. Many new innovations were showcased on the floor of Home Delivery World.
September 1, 2021
Rail Industry Set to Prioritize Automation in Coming Years
In a survey released by Navis found that the rail industry is looking to prioritize automation and integration of systems.
August 11, 2021
DPL Telematics Unveils New Solution to Better Track Vehicles
The compact device tracks runtime, speed, trips, drive ID, idling, geofences, curfews, driver behavior and service schedules while allowing managers to remotely disable assets.
August 3, 2021
Uber Freight to Acquire Transplace for $2.25B
The acquisition will create one of the leading technology logistics technology platforms, having one of the largest and most comprehensive managed transportation and logistics networks globally.
July 22, 2021
PICKUP Introduces Fusion Omni-Delivery Solutions
PICKUP has introduced PICKUP Fusion, an end-to-end omni-delivery solution that delivers big, heavy and high-value items.
July 21, 2021
Supply Chain Professionals Seek Human, Digital Balance
According to the study, human-based tasks saw significant gains in several areas, including managing inventory, obtaining quotes/pricing, load scheduling, booking carriers and monitoring shipments, compared to the results in 2019.
July 21, 2021
L.I.N.K. | GS1, Nolan Transportation's Explain Fact Vs. Fiction in Visibility
Associate editor Brielle Jaekel looks at visibility with perspectives from non-profit GS1 and Nolan Transportation.
July 20, 2021
Werner Launches New App for Drivers
Drive Werner Pro is an evolution of the first Drive Werner app, which has been utilized and well-received by Werner’s professional drivers for five years.
July 9, 2021
Descartes Acquires GreenMile for $30M
Descartes Systems Group has acquired GreenMile in an up-front cash consideration of $30 million.
Descartes Systems Group
July 9, 2021
Convoy and Flexport Team up to Provide End-to-End Digitization for Shippers
The partnership will expand business capabilities for both companies through a shared data exchange that integrates shipments across both platforms.
June 29, 2021
Omnitracs Releases New Software to Detect Inattentive Driving
As distracted driving has increased in recent years, causing 3,142 fatalities in 2019, SmartSense for Inattentive Drive+ detects and proactively notifies drivers when they become distracted or drowsy, providing in-cab feedback for fleets of all sizes.
June 14, 2021
Convoy Gives Shippers More Control Over Their Freight with New TMS Platform
Convoy has launched a new online platform that brings its on-demand truckload capacity offering with its modern transportation management system.
June 8, 2021
Manhattan Associates Optimizes Logistics Planning
Manhattan Associates releases new tool for optimizing complex transportation networks.
May 27, 2021
Loadsmart Launches New Tool To Reimagine Sustainable Shipping
Loadsmart has launched a new mode optimization capability that offers multiple bookable rates for a single truckload shipment instantly.
April 21, 2021
EnerSys Unveils Latest Power Management Tools
Its full line of advanced battery, charger and power management solutions are engineered exclusively to maximize productivity and optimize fleet efficiency for more profitable warehouse operations.
April 14, 2021
GNB Industrial Power Releases New Cloud Solution to Better Manage Fleets
The software allows companies to design and deploy the latest battery and charger technologies to maximize their performance through the GNB Cloud.
GNB Industrial Power – Americas, a division of Stryten Manufacturing
April 12, 2021
Nuvocargo Raises $12M in Latest Funding Round
Nuvocargo has closed a $12 million Series A funding round led by QED Investors, bringing its total funding to $17.3 million.
April 8, 2021
MercuryGate Acquires Cheetah Software Systems
These advanced solutions enable distribution and delivery providers the ability to increase efficiency of route planners, dispatchers, drivers and customer service representatives critical for food, retail and medical industries.
April 6, 2021
Pros to Know
Pros to Know: Transportation Industry Moves Forward with Ken Adamo, DAT Freight & Analytics
Assistant editor Mackenna Moralez discusses how the transportation industry is moving forward with data and analytics with Ken Adamo, DAT Freight & Analytics.
DAT Freight & Analytics
April 1, 2021