According to recent results from the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), fatal injuries in the workplace have declined by nearly 25% over the past decade. Employer-reported (non-fatal) workplace injuries and illnesses have also declined in recent years, resulting in an incidence rate of 3.
As the U.S. economy continues to recover, the manufacturing industry faces a new crisis: hundreds of thousands of unfilled positions (also referenced as the industries skills gap). The following infographic from Tulsa Welding School shows numbers from March 2013 exhibiting a year to date gain of 30,000 jobs, 71,000 annually.
[WHITE PAPER] Download: The “Transportation Metrics that Matter the Most for Shippers to Track to Improve Transportation Performance”
In business for nearly two decades, third party logistics company, Cerasis, with a focus on transportation management through a transportation management system and managed transportation services, outlines the most important transportation metrics to track which will allow shippers to make better business decisions and improve performance in their latest paper entitled, “The Transportation Metri
Cerasis, a third party logistics company with a strong focus on less-than-truckload (LTL) freight management announces the release of a new white paper entitled, “The Complete Guide to Effective LTL Freight Management.” Those interested in obtaining a copy of the white paper may fill out the form below to access it.
Friday Special: The Top 25 Blog Posts of All Time from the Logistics, Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Transportation Cerasis Blog
Yesterday, when we published the blog post titled, “[Webinar] Automotive Logistics: Best Practices for Effective LTL Freight Management to Stay Competitive in the Aftermarket Industry”, to promote our upcoming webinar, it was the 358th post on the Cerasis blog.
[Webinar] Automotive Logistics: Best Practices for Effective LTL Freight Management to Stay Competitive in the Aftermarket Industry
Cerasis Inc., in partnership with the Automotive Aftermarket Suppliers Association, announces the educational webinar focused on Automotive Logistics titled “The Importance of Effective LTL Freight Management to Stay Competitive in the Automotive Aftermarket Space,” on October 21, 2014 from 2 – 3 PM EST.
As we are in the middle of our managed transportation services series, we wanted to give you “one more thing” in the spirit of Apple’s traditional release of new products. However, our “one more thing” comes to you in the middle of our series. One of the types of managed transportation services we mentioned in yesterday’s post, the second in the series, was around pool point programs.
We continue our series on all things managed transportation today by going over some of the major managed transportation services that a managed transportation services provider may provide. Yesterday we went ahead and addressed the outdated notion that managed transportation services are a separate offering from a transportation management system, as some have stated.
Today we begin our series on managed transportation services. Recently, the ARC group did a study on the ROI of managed transportation services compared to using a transportation management system. The conclusion was that the ROI was roughly the same if you used either or.
The powerhouse combination of mobility, cloud computing, security and predictive analytics is becoming the ‘holy grail’ across the manufacturing industry, according to Kevin Martin and Michael Kotelec with Verizon’s manufacturing practice.