Technology and Trucking | Port of Savannah

Posted by Port City Logistics on Aug 7, 2017 4:02:50 PM

Technology and Trucking

Third-party logistics (3PL) providers are being buffeted by industry-wide changes and other factors that present both challenges and opportunities. Supply chains are growing in complexity and in scope. Enterprises large and small are dealing with new factors that increase the complexity of doing business. All sorts of businesses that were once dominant are going under or struggling as the forces of technological change, shifting consumer preferences and tastes, and global economic volatility converge. These factors provide a strong incentive to leaders of businesses, including 3PL providers, to continually adapt, commit to innovation and adopt new tools to strengthen their core competencies while also proving willing to expand their range of services.

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Topics: Logistics Technologies, Truck Freight

EFM- Virtual Logistics Port of Savannah

Posted by Port City Logistics on Jul 21, 2017 10:36:21 AM

The formerly separate processes that constitute a supply chain: pick and pack, tonnage requirements, fulfilment services, port capacities, warehouse storage and selection of the most swift and cost-efficient delivery routes, can be unified and consolidated at a single platform through virtual logistics. Virtual logistics has popularized the concept of outsourcing specialized  logistics operations to a third party, which are to be managed by a central control system.

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Topics: Logistics Technologies