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transportation management system ROI

These days, logistics managers need to achieve higher productivity levels and deliver better customer service at a lower cost, faster than their competition. Some wonder if they can achieve their goals with the resources available to them. Many organizations turn to a transportation management system software, or TMS, for the answer.

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inbound shipping

If you’re looking to save costs on shipping, take a look at inbound shipping. Depending on the industry and size of the company, a business can spend more than 40% of its annual freight budget on inbound shipping, according to the Aberdeen Group, a research firm in Boston. A more efficient inbound freight program can minimize delays, save money and even reduce confusion.

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social media for industrial companies

Since we are active on the major social media platforms, and especially Twitter, after following Industrial Distribution on Twitter, we saw a tweet mentioning a new social media platform, IndustryHuddle. We could instantly see due to the partnership with Industrial Distribution and after filling out our profile, IndustryHuddle screamed social media for industrial companies.

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Single Market for Green Products Initiative from EC

The European Commission’s new Single Market for Green Products initiative, launched in April, cannot come soon enough for companies selling environmentally-conscious products in Europe.  As of now, any company seeking to market Green products across European borders faces a confusing nightmare of red tape and expense.