Last-mile delivery is getting a lot of attention these days and it’s not just because of the growth in ecommerce and business-to-consumer (B2C) parcel delivery. Business-to-business (B2B) shippers are now also demanding more time-definite and higher-touch service in local markets.
While data from the 2018 22nd Annual Third-Party (3PL) Logistics Study shows overall 3PL revenues have continued to decline slightly over the past several years, logistics costs are actually increasing – with a higher percentage of shippers’ transportation spend being
After significant slowdown following the 2008 Recession, the less-than-truckload (LTL) industry continues to bounce back as freight volumes boom. In fact, Logistics Management magazine is hailing the current cycle as “the roaring freight market of 2017-2018.” One of the
It’s no longer new news: web-based transportation management systems have made traditional TMS software practically obsolete in today’s logistics market. And if you’re a local carrier who hasn’t kept up with the evolution of TMS among your client base –particularly