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JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin July 2020

Welcome to the July 2020 Freight Transportation Bulletin Global economics, freight markets, and technological innovation all impact your supply chains and logistics operations.  To … [Read more...]

JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin June 2020

Welcome to the June 2020 Freight Transportation BulletinGlobal economics, freight markets and technological innovation all impact your supply chains and logistics operations.  To keep you … [Read more...]

JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin May 2020

Hot off the press: JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin May 2020. Welcome to the May 2020 Freight Transportation BulletinGlobal economics, freight markets and technological innovation all impact … [Read more...]

Using Transport Instead of BTL for Load Building

Our team was tasked to design and implement a solution for a client that would drive Load Building functionality with Recommended Shipments from Blue Yonder’s Fulfillment application. Through a … [Read more...]

JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin Update April 2020

Hot off the press: JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin April 2020. Subscribe for updates: https://lnkd.in/e5kRGBd Freight Market Index April 2020: How Quickly Things … [Read more...]

JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin Update March 2020

Hot off the press: JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin March 2020. Subscribe for updates: https://lnkd.in/e5kRGBd Operations and Supply Chain Disruption  COVID-19 is … [Read more...]

JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin: February 2020

Read the Latest Issue Here Hot off the press: JBF Freight Transportation Bulletin February 2020. In this issue... TL Operating Costs, Freight Market Index January 2020, Analytics and Optimization … [Read more...]

Are So-Called ‘Digital Transformations’ Really Transformative?

A couple of weeks ago, I visited with a large global CPG company to discuss (what else!) their challenges and opportunities with their TMS. This group had just finished up a multi-year “mega project” … [Read more...]

The Three Big Challenges of Fleet Territory Planning

By Claudio Mendez and Mike Mulqueen, JBF Consulting Fleet territory planning or “Re-Routing” is a tactical modeling process used by shippers with pickup, delivery or service truck fleets. The … [Read more...]

Transportation Logistics and Supply Chain Visibility

This article was originally published on LinkedIn, and can be read via this link. By Dan Blacharski, Founder and Editor, Techie.com Transportation is often the biggest cost in the supply … [Read more...]