New Regs Make Shipping Waves

Electronics OEMs rely on ocean shipping for transporting much of the heavier goods used in manufacturing, as well as for moving finished product. Whether raw materials or manufactured goods, seaborne trade is a critical piece of the global economy as well. In fact, there are over 50,000 merchant ships trading internationally for all types of…

Use On-Demand Warehousing to Overcome Trade Conflicts

As trade conflicts between the United States and countries like China and Mexico escalate, U.S. companies are facing a growing number of supply chain challenges. From drastically heightened prices on imported goods to lengthy delays on inbound shipments, the repercussions of recent trade disputes have profoundly impacted the supply lines, profit margins, and overall growth…

Logistyx President Ken Fleming to Speak at Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain  – Logistyx Technologies (www.logistyx.com), the leader in transportation management for parcel shipping, today announced President Ken Fleming will be presenting two sessions at the 2019 Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference in Barcelona. His first presentation, “Creating the ROI for Multi-Carrier Parcel Shipping Solutions” will take place Tuesday, June 18 from 12:40 – 1:00 p.m. CEST. The second presentation, “Multi-Carrier…

Robotics Drives Supply Chain Profits

A recent Information Services Group (ISG) study suggests that something big is happening: 72% of information services (IS) enterprises plan to increase their investment in robotics by the end of the 2019. Why? Because automation and IS are a natural fit. Leading companies worldwide are beginning to use robotics to boost their warehouse efficiency and…

Kuebix TMS Achieves ‘Built FOR NetSuite’ Status

MAYNARD, Mass. (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kuebix, a transportation management system (TMS) provider that delivers freight intelligence, has achieved ‘Built for NetSuite’ status. The new SuiteApp, built using the Oracle NetSuite SuiteCloud Computing Platform, drives supply chain efficiencies by providing out-of-the-box and customizable integrations to connect ERP and TMS systems. “The supply chain continues to get more…

A Better Way to Manage Your High-Value Electronics Shipments

Electronics, whether consumer or industrial, are an important part of our connected economy. Many types of electronic products are sensitive to vibration and shock that can cause immediate damage or negative effects that only become known over time. Proper packaging helps somewhat but does not completely eliminate these risks. New advancements in supply chain monitoring…