How to Select a Freight Forwarder Partner

How to Select a Freight Forwarder Partner You want to select a partner to carry out freight forwarding but you do not know where to start. However what you do know is that if you make the wrong choice and the service you receive is poor, it will impact upon your bottom line, and your…

The Power of Big Data in Logistics

The Power of Big Data in Logistics Big data is revolutionising many industries, and logistics is a perfect candidate due to its dynamic and complex nature. There are so many moving parts and opportunities for driving efficiencies such as optimised routing, track and trace, and streamlining factory operations.   Big Data Sources It is likely…

Logistics – Digital Data Entry Is The Future

Logistics – Digital Data Entry Is The Future   Data entry in the logistics industry is a gargantuan task. It requires teams of manual data entry operators who are taking various sources of information, and inputting them to retrieve customer shipment routes, and so on. Very often customers become frustrated as at busy times the…

Don’t Be Left in the Dust – Go Digital

Don’t Be Left in the Dust – Go Digital   You might be looking around and realise that most logistics business have either gone digital, or are on the road to saying goodbye to manual and labour intensive processes. If you have not made the transition yet and want to build a business case for…

RPA Shaking Up Freight Industry

RPA Shaking Up Freight Industry   RPA (robotic process automation) is transforming organisations in many industries. In fact a recent report claimed that 72% of companies will automate processes by 2019. But what is RPA? It uses technology to automate processes with a rule based approach – ultimately creating a virtual workforce. It is beginning…

What GDPR Means For the Freight Forwarding Industry

What GDPR Means For the Freight Forwarding Industry GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation and is the forthcoming legislation set to change the way in which data is protected for EU citizens. It will be impossible for businesses and individuals to ignore. Indeed if we look at the freight industry in particular, digitalisation has…