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...]

Transport-Centric Macroeconomic Metrics: May 29, 2020 update

by Mike Mulqueen Below are some factors that we are following that you may find of interest. National Diesel Prices Data Source: DOE US Diesel prices went up .004 cents for the week of May … [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...]

Louis’s Learning: Instructional Video Series

This past week I’ve been busy writing, producing and starring [ahem, cough, cough] in an instructional video series. The goal is to educate the audience on what can be done with analytics and … [Read more...]

Transport-Centric Macroeconomic Metrics – May 25, 2020 update

by Mike Mulqueen Below are some factors that we are following that you may find of interest. National Diesel Prices Data Source: DOE In one of the few bright spots for trucking companies, … [Read more...]

Post-Quarantine Recovery for Distributors

One of the industries that has been hit hardest by the quarantine is foodservice. This white paper by Technomic estimates a drop in 18 to 26% of consumer spending in 2020 for the sector.  The … [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...]

Of ERP and TMS Implementations

ERP implementations are notoriously difficult to tackle. The list of failed projects is long and makes for entertaining, if lurid, reading: The Biggest ERP Failures of All Time, Eric Kimberling and … [Read more...]

Freight Market Index April 2020: How Quickly Things Change

BluJay Freight Market Index April 2020 Guest commentary by Mike Mulqueen, JBF Consulting Analysis The time period for this report will likely be remembered as the last “normal” quarter for a … [Read more...]

Transport-Centric Macroeconomic Metrics – April 2020 update

by Mike Mulqueen We are beginning to see the impact of the global shutdown in some of the transport-centric macroeconomic metrics. Below are some factors that we are following that you may … [Read more...]