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In the never-ending challenge to discover more flexible methods to handle supply chain management tasks, a relative newcomer has recently entered the logistics space; Service Oriented Architecture (SOA). SOA has its roots in distributed computing, or rather, the processing of a single application across a network of computer systems.  The flexibility and scalability of SOA

  5G wireless technology has already begun to roll out, and the anticipated effects are unprecedented! For global supply chain managers, the implementation of 5G tech will unlock transparency, visibility, and efficiency for the entire logistics process from start to finish. Better still, 5G connectivity will introduce a new wave of applications and services that

  Most fulfillment and transportation companies strive to better streamline and organize their customer or client data. The modern Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platforms aim to complete this monumental task with relative ease.  CRM software is used to organize all customer-specific data, such as contact information, sales history, communication notes, and much more. Supply chain

Technology has a huge impact on the supply chain and has introduced several solutions that are designed to improve connectivity throughout the entire logistics operation. Two of the most common include electronic data interchange (EDI) and application program interface (API).  These protocols are used throughout multiple industries to streamline the flow of communication and daily

Technology has been steadily revolutionizing the transportation industry from front to back, with everything from blockchain technology that optimizes the supply chain to artificial intelligence that manages warehouses. Now, an emergence of a simple but effective platform is paving the way for the future of logistics… Digital freight brokerages.    What is a Digital Freight

In the logistics and supply chain industry, new inventions and advancements with technology range from custom-integrations of proven solutions (such as cryptocurrency AI platforms) to more industry-focused inventions (such as automated or self-driving vehicles). And it seems like, with every passing year, technology is revolutionizing the logistics industry in awe-inspiring ways. These tech solutions attempt

A disorganized warehouse is the leading cause of warehouse congestion, inventory inefficiencies and slower than ideal shipping speeds. In fact, warehouse optimization strategies are quickly shaping up to be one of the hotter topics in the logistics industry as we move further into 2020. And a solid warehouse optimization strategy is highly beneficial to just

In recent years, many major retailers have had to close their doors after eCommerce competitors took over too much of the market share – such as that giant Amazon.com. In fact, according to the U.S Department of Commerce, Jeff Bezos company currently controls 40% of all online commerce. With such market dominance, how can retailers

Today’s modern supply chain depends on quick, fast, accurate and secure financial transactions. Customers are accustomed to quick fulfillment and delivery these days and they simply will not settle for slow fulfillment of their favorite products. And that entire process starts the very moment they place their order. So, it stands to reason that the

According to Broughton Capital, 640 trucking companies in the United States went bankrupt – in the first six months of 2019. While this number seems high, what is shocking is that it’s nearly three times the amount of trucking-specific bankruptcy filings during the entire 2018 calendar year.  This is something of a big deal and

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