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Worried About the Spiraling Freight Outsourcing Costs? Here are Five Free Useful Resources To Bring Them Back in Line

Worried About the Spiraling Freight Outsourcing Costs? Here are Five Free Useful Resources To Bring Them Back in Line

There are two common responses to the current problem. Whenever the freight costs go significantly over budget, companies think of doing one of two things:

If your company is considering either of those two responses above I would ask you to pause for a while and consider some additional information which will save you considerable amount of time and money.

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On the face of it, thinking logically, there is only one drive for transportation management systems - reducing costs.

That is why there is a commonassumption that no matter what TMS you choose, you will come ahead with savings. The system is expected to pay for itself within a few years, if not months.

These systems are expensive, and have a learning curve. We have built many such systems using common tools for our clients.

In each case they delivered cost savings well in excess of what the client paid for the system.

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Bulk Of Transport Dollars Are Wasted In Many Companies

Having said that, I would also like to point out that a bulk of transport dollars arewasted in many companies of moving goods that should not be moved, or carried in the inventory in the first place

If you handle that problem first - your transportation costs will plummet significantly.

We cover this question in full detail in several blogs because it is a rather deep discussion worthy of its own contemplation.

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We encourage you to read the following blog posts before we continue this discussion:

Once you have read these three posts carefully, you would already have a number of ideas on making changes in your logistics and transportation arrangements

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Now You Are Ready To Consider The Right TMS For Your Operation

Read the following 2 blog posts before you actually invest in a TMS:

Now you are well equipped with the requisite information to start choosing the right TMS and implementing it into your business.

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Today, Vivek and his partners are among 20-30 people on Earth who have this deep understanding of supply chain systems, practices and tools. CEOs, COOs, executives and Boards call them in the most challenging situations once they know the full potential of supply chain based transformations. Following are key milestones in Vivek’s journey:Started in 1983 as a merchant navy cadet at 18 years age, and worked his way to qualify as a Captain – qualified to take command of any merchant ship, worldwide.

  • Earned a top tier MBA from UNSW at the top of his class.
  • Joined highly regarded strategy consulting firm Booz Allen & Hamilton, consulting to the CEOs, Boards and senior management of global corporations within Australia.
  • To learn and specialise in the supply chain – against all odds, sought out the co-inventor of the supply chain in Germany and convinced him to be a partner in his firm, GLOBAL SUPPLY CHAIN GROUP, launched in January 2000.
  • More than 500 successful blue-chip projects with high impact business transformations in large corporations using the full power of SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT.
  • 4 Seminal and path-breaking business books IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT – these are available in bookstores and universities, and libraries worldwide.

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