Archive for Mananged Transportation

Improving the Transportation Solve: Jointly Optimizing across Inventory and Transportation

When a company is looking to reduce their freight spend, while maintaining or improving service levels, there are two main paths they can take.  They can buy and implement a transportation management system (TMS).  Or they can outsource transportation planning and execution to a 3PL that provides managed transportation services (MTS). I talked to Wietse Cornelissen, who works in the Global Customer Service and Logistics department, at Heineken, on August 28th.  Then the very next […]

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