TransMATCH: A Shipper Solution

By: Greg Umstead, Vice President, Fleet & LTL Services, Transportation Management, Transplace Increasing visibility, speed-to-market and efficiency remain constant goals for shippers to continue working to improve. And at Transplace, we’re relentless when it comes to looking for new ways to optimize our offerings to help shippers meet these goals. Recently, we’ve made a number […]

Your Next Transportation Management System: TMS 2.0 – Part 2: Software, Data and Analytics

By Mike Dieter, CTO, Transplace In part one of this two-part blog series, I explained how today’s advanced technology systems now give you the visibility and capabilities necessary to control your supply chain more effectively than ever before. The next generation of TMS now allows organizations to harness data from a number of different sources […]

ELD Survey Series: See How Carriers Large and Small Alike Have Responded to the ELD Mandate

It’s no secret that the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration’s (FMCSA) Electronic Logging Device (ELD) mandate is currently top of mind for many in the transportation industry. Results from our recent ELD Survey of more than 2000 carriers revealed that the implementation of ELDs and the expected impact to capacity and utilization varied heavily by […]

Get Ready for Pack Expo 2016!

Chicago’s McCormick Place is all prepped and ready to go for Pack Expo 2016! At next week’s event, there will be over 2,300 exhibits and a whopping 50,000 expected attendees. And a number of different industries, including supply chain, manufacturing and retail will be represented at the show to deliver new information about the packaging […]