Is it the Missing Link
in Your Supply Chain?
J. PAUL DITTMAN, PH. D.
Executive Director, Global Supply Chain Institute
at the University of Tennesee
Companies that take control of inbound freight
Create a Culture
Companies turn to outsourcing transportation
management so they can optimize and dramatically
improve their supply chains. Outsourcing provides the
greatest value when organizations minimize obstacles
How to Talk
Budgets to NonTransportation
Your carriers honored their rates. So why
are you over your transportation budget?
Many decisions and influences within the
breadth of supply chain affect
How Cargo Is Targeted and
What Can Be Done About It
FIGURE 1 U.S. caRGO THEFT
BY TOP 5 COMMODITIES6
Risks are inevitable when transporting cargo.
But shippers can mitigate the risk of cargo theft
How Retail Consolidation
Can Increase Compliance
C.H. Robinson | How Retail Consolidation Can Increase Compliance and Savings
Suppliers who transport less than truckload (LTL), partial,
or underutilized truckload shipmen
Do "Favored Shippers"
Really Receive Better
Pricing and Service?
C.H. Robinson | Do "Favored Shippers" Really Receive Better Pricing and Service?
Anecdotal evidence and some qualitative research
suggests that "favored shippers"compa
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Table of Contents
1. General Overview
Introduction of the company
2. Entering Market