Category: Articles

The Last Mile Delivery Problem & How to Overcome It

by Cameron Craig, 24 January 2022

Last mile delivery is often the shortest leg of a shipping journey, but can be the most troublesome and expensive for businesses, and has the potential to completely tank customer satisfaction. Intimidating, right?   It doesn’t have to be. Many of the challenges of the last mile can be tackled through...

3 Emerging Technologies That are Transforming Last Mile Delivery

by Cameron Craig, 21 January 2022

Last Mile Delivery refers to the final leg of an item’s shipping journey: the ‘final mile’ of delivery distance that lies between a transport hub and its final destination – usually a business or residence. Unfortunately, Last Mile Delivery is the most inefficient and expensive leg of the journey, estimated...

What is Pool Distribution and Why do Businesses Use It?

by Cameron Craig, 18 January 2022

Pool distribution is a tried and true method of distribution that is popular around the world. This method combines freight headed in similar directions in order to fill up otherwise empty truck space – saving time and money in the process.  This article will take you through the basics of...

The 5 Most Important Supply Chain Metrics to Track and Why

by Cameron Craig, 13 January 2022

One of the greatest advantages to having a great TMS is the data that you can collect and analyse from all areas of your business. This data can be measured against a company’s goals. These analytics can give you a pretty good idea of the strengths and weaknesses of your...

What is Multimodal Transport and how does it work?

by Cameron Craig, 11 January 2022

In today’s globalised world, the process of transporting inventory has become increasingly complex. Shipments often need to travel across thousands of kilometers to make it to their destination, meaning that multiple modes of transportation, such as trucks, ships, and planes need to be involved in the process.  There are two...

Trends in Logistics 2021-22

by Cameron Craig, 19 December 2021

Lessons from a pandemic and the race to net zero 2021… There’s been a lot going on, hasn’t there? The transport and logistics industry has seen both immense growth and unsettling change. In this article we’re taking a look at three of the industry’s major trends going into 2022. Maersk...

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