Each year I talk with hundreds of people just like you as I travel around our great country. Our best clients are those companies that have strong leaders in the distribution and logistics departments.
While it’s true that most companies aggressively manage outbound transportation, too often inbound transportation costs are not controlled.
Some companies believe the parcel carriers should improve their method of handling packages.
Have you ever wondered about the logic behind carrier service standards? At times distribution managers scratching their heads at what seems to be irrational standard setting by the carriers.
Overnight service continues to be one of the fastest growing sectors of the shipping industry.
How many distribution centers (DC’s) does your company need? In what cities should they be located?
Dear Santa, It’s hard to believe that another year has passed. It hasn’t been an easy year…
A comprehensive performance measurement system is essential for aligning supply chain processes and transportation decision making with a corporation’s strategic goals.
A frequently question asked of me by companies shipping parcels is, “Why do parcel carriers charge more for residential deliveries?” The standard reason they have been given in the past is, “Because it costs more!” But does it?
The pricing of services in the Parcel industry is a topic that invariably comes up whenever I meet with clients and colleagues.