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–Digital capabilities set Redwood apart among Top 100 third-party logistics providers– Jan. 5, 2023, CHICAGO – Redwood Logistics (Redwood), one of the fastest-growing supply chain and logistics companies in North America, announced today the company is No. 20 on the Armstrong & Associates, Inc. Top 100 Domestic Transportation Management (DTM) Third-Party Logistics (3PL) list for

Less-than-truckload (LTL) shipping is an essential component of the logistics market. It is what enables carriers to bring shipments the last mile from the transport hub to the final destination. Oftentimes, that final destination is a home, apartment, hotel, hospital, or construction site that does not have full-service facilities like a loading dock or a

In today’s day and age, taking proactive steps to prevent potential issues from raising their nasty little heads is of paramount importance. With margins as slim as they are, making even small mistakes can spell disaster for companies all throughout the supply chain. One way of keeping on top of any potential problems, and addressing

Transportation Management Systems are a bit like the Swiss Army knives of the shipping world. These platforms can help shipping companies choose the best carriers and providers to fulfill their orders, track shipping progress, and even find the most efficient routes available. Global TMS platforms are especially important for international shippers as they help them

As time goes on, companies have found more ways to leverage technology for the benefit of their supply chain operations. One of the more trending tech-heavy strategies is that of G2P, also known as Goods-to-Person. Goods-to-person technology (hereafter referred to simply as G2P), is an accurate, ergonomically-minded, and largely automated solution aimed at helping you

We recently published an article about the first 5 supply chain trends for 2023 that shippers should keep in mind. While that article covered 5 of the biggest trends we will see in 2023, it wasn’t quite everything. So, we are back to give you another round of trends to be on the lookout for

CHICAGO, Dec. 15, 2022 — Redwood Logistics (Redwood), one of the fastest-growing supply chain and logistics companies in North America, today announced the company has been recognized by Women in Trucking and Redefining the Road Magazine as a Top Company for Women to Work For in Transportation. The award recognizes and highlights companies in the

Supply chains link the upstream and downstream with products and service flows between facilities, companies, supply points, and service providers. Multi-tier chains are multiple same-level collaborations within one supply chain. But that one supply chain facilitates numerous supplier-to-buyer relationships. Despite recognizing the importance of building resilience and operating sustainably, many companies still have not achieved

Shipping costs are, and always have been, an important topic that companies must consider. In fact, shipping and transportation are often some of the heftiest costs facing businesses today. This is especially true with the high price of fuel and other transportation-related issues which seem to be here to stay. For this reason, businesses need

The last two years have been busy and at times difficult for many in the logistics industry. At the same time, advances in technology have presented several new advantages for supply chains all over the world. One such advancement is the large shift in the shopping patterns of consumers who have opted for more online

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