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Top 10 Most Popular Supply Chain Blog Posts of the First Half of 2019

Today we kick off our annual series during the first week of July, coinciding with Independence Day on July 4th to highlight the most popular supply chain blog posts published on the Cerasis blog in 2019. The most popular supply chain blog posts are measured by page views and we will list them in the…read …

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Convoy gives truckers a choice: Choose one load, or a pre-planned package

After truckers and small carriers choose a load, their attention immediately turns to load boards or brokers for help to find the next load to avoid deadhead miles. FreightWaves’ SONAR provides information on where the hot markets are with its Inbound and Outbound Tender Reject Indexes (ITRI and OTRI), but drivers must still search load …

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Want to Reduce Freight Costs? Use a TMS… & Here’s Why

Implementation of a TMS is the most effective and productive way to reduce freight spend across the board. Shippers are under increasing pressure to release the burden on carriers and avoid all errors. In addition, customer expectations are growing faster than ever before, thanks to the surge in e-commerce. For shippers to remain competitive, they…read …

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[PODCAST] Tips for Effective Freight Invoice Auditing

Listen to “Tips for Effective Freight Invoice Auditing” on Spreaker. Transportation Accounting & Freight Invoice Resources LTL Shipping Accounting Options: Prepaid Versus Add-In Read the Blog Post Mastering Carrier Invoice Freight Auditing for a Healthy Bottom Line View the Infographic The Complete Guide to Freight & Transportation Accounting Download White Paper Hello and welcome back…read …

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In Mexico, officials prioritize safeguarding high-crime highways

The highways of Mexico continue to be risky for truckers as cargo thefts rose 6 percent for the first four months of 2019, according to the Mexico City-based National Chamber of Freight Transport (CANACAR). More than 4,130 crimes were committed against cargo transporters from January through March 2019, up from 3,899 crimes for the same …

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Commentary: Trade disputes will disrupt global trade and supply chains

FreightWaves is providing a forum – Market Voices – for a number of market experts. The United States is in the midst of well-publicized trade disputes with China and Mexico, two of its biggest trading partners. There are also simmering trade tensions between the European Union and the United States. Supply chains are networks of …

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[PODCAST] Importance of Getting the Right Freight Shipment Details to Correctly Fill Out A Bill-of-Lading

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!” On today’s The Freight Project Podcast episode I welcome back Mark Burdette, Cerasis sales solutions consultant to discuss the importance of making sure that shippers are using best practices when it comes to the fundamentals in getting the right freight shipment details to…read …

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Is disruption finally underway in the freight brokerage industry?

FreightWaves is providing a forum – Market Voices – for a number of market experts. Brian Laung Aoaeh writes about the reinvention of global supply chains, from the perspective of an early-stage technology venture capitalist. He is the co-founder of REFASHIOND Ventures, an early-stage venture capital fund that is being built from the ground up …

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[WEBINAR] Market Trends and the Case for Adding Parcel Shipping to your Freight TMS

Fill out the Form Below to Register for the Webinar   [PODCAST] How Freight Shippers Can Effectively Ship Parcel & Go “Omni-Modal” Click to Listen Cerasis invites you to register for the “Market Trends and the Case for Adding Parcel Shipping to your Freight TMS” Webinar on June 4th, 2018 a 12 PM CST. In this…read …

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Which economy? – Three heartbeats to monitor: the consumer economy

So many of the questions and concerns about the economy that are regularly voiced by the media, and routinely parroted by individuals, are expressions of fear that are not rooted in any fundamental data, or at least not any serious study of the fundamental data. As a result, it is easy to oscillate between incredibly frustrated …

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