Understanding the ROI of Your Cloud-Based TMS Understanding the ROI of Your Cloud-Based TMS - Nov 27 2018

As the functionality of transportation management systems (TMS) continues to grow, so does the return on investment (ROI) that comes from using one. However, some users may not fully understand the value offered by their TMS. Without understanding the full potential of the solution, it’s possible that some users may not be reaping all the benefits their TMS has to offer.

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How to Make Your Warehouse Driver-Friendly How to Make Your Warehouse Driver-Friendly - Nov 17 2018

The American trucking industry is facing a driver shortage that’s expected to reach 50,000 open driver positions in 2018, according to the American Trucking Associations. While the obvious answer to this is to hire more drivers, the industry is losing drivers to retirement or career changes faster than they can hire them.

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5 Ways to Optimize Your Supply Chain 5 Ways to Optimize Your Supply Chain - Oct 17 2018

At a time when trucking capacity is scarce, unpredictable new tariffs are affecting imports, and many suppliers are pushed to capacity, shippers must take advantage of every conceivable way to optimize their supply chains. Through a focus on optimization, supply chain stakeholders can take steps to mitigate volatility and the ever-increasing costs associated with their shipments.

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WSI Logistics Succeeds at Emergency Response in Allentown WSI Logistics Succeeds at Emergency Response in Allentown - Oct 03 2018

Among the services offered at WSI’s facility in Allentown, Pennsylvania, employees move a range of potentially hazardous chemicals in support of bulk chemical transfer and chemical handling operations for clients. At WSI, employee safety comes before all else, and there are a range of processes in place to make sure that leaks and spills are handled quickly and efficiently to minimize risks to personnel.

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All TMS are Not Created Equal: Four Tips for TMS Buyers All TMS are Not Created Equal: Four Tips for TMS Buyers - Sep 17 2018

Transportation Management Software (TMS) was once considered a solution for gigantic retailers or large CPG brands, but that’s no longer the case. Shippers and intermediaries of all sizes can benefit greatly from the increased functionality and simplified processes offered by a TMS.

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Supply Chain 4.0: The Future of the Supply Chain is Already Here Supply Chain 4.0: The Future of the Supply Chain is Already Here - Sep 17 2018

While we don’t often think of it, the supply chain consists of more than just logistics activities, such as transportation, distribution, or warehousing. Marketing, finance, manufacturing, customers, and countless other internal and external factors each create a unique supply chain link. Often, these links operate in their own silos with very little input from the others. But that’s all going to change.

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Dallas Lift Driver Rigoberto Rangel Drives Success at Three Locations Dallas Lift Driver Rigoberto Rangel Drives Success at Three Locations - Aug 22 2018

Rigoberto has been working at WSI for more than seven years loading and unloading rail cars, and also covers as a team lead as needed. In addition, he is specially trained and certified on chemical handling and cleanup operations.

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WSI CSR Leanne Zellner is an Expert with Chemical Accounts WSI CSR Leanne Zellner is an Expert with Chemical Accounts - Jun 04 2018

As part of our ongoing effort to acknowledge, thank and highlight a few of the many hardworking and loyal employees that embody WSI’s vision of absolute reliability to the customer, enthusiastic service to the community, and dedication to the balance between work and life, we would like to recognize Leanne Zellner.

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We Must Find a Way to Pay for Transportation Infrastructure We Must Find a Way to Pay for Transportation Infrastructure - May 17 2018

U.S. transportation infrastructure is in bad shape, and logistics professionals are left wondering how much longer it can support the needs of the American supply chain. Government officials have spent years kicking the can down the road, but now the road is crumbling away.

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Systems Analyst Kevin Fugate Keeps Our Technology Running Smoothly Systems Analyst Kevin Fugate Keeps Our Technology Running Smoothly - May 09 2018

With experience ranging from NORAD to the Northland, WSI systems analyst Kevin Fugate has managed diverse database systems including military intelligence, ERP, Transportation Management Systems (TMS) and sophisticated disaster recovery environments.

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