Shippers and carriers continue to face major challenges due to a variety of uncertainties plaguing the transportation and logistics industry. The capacity shortage lingers, and it’s difficult to predict when demand for capacity will arise. Truck availability is never guaranteed, let alone that they’re in the right place at the right time. And as for external market conditions – the situation is rough, impacted continuously by today’s geo-political landscape and destabilised global economy.
In pursuit of less imbalance and more stability, greater efficiency and lower costs, we’ve gathered the experts together for a masterclass series led by Dr Angela Acocella, Researcher at Tilburg University and the MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, and designed to support you with optimising your logistics operations – from freight procurement, to transport execution – based on data and scientific research. You’ll learn:
Episode 1: A portfolio approach to freight procurement.
Episode 2: Lane analysis and segmentation for the perfect assignment mix.
Episode 3: Data analysis and technology solutions for smart freight procurement and assignment.