It takes an enterprise to meet the challenges of omni-channel shipping.
Thousands of shippers, developers, and logistics service providers rely on Transtream to solve transportation challenges, and they count on Pierbridge to support their efforts.
SaaS parcel shipping solutions used to be only for small shippers. Not anymore. The IoT connects shipping apps to local data sources, scales, thermal label printers, and other material handling devices.
Here is a real scenario. In the south of England, a large swarm of robots occupy a three-story grocery fulfillment center managing 50,000 products in three temperature regimes, each fulfilling customer orders, communicating over wireless networks. Welcome to the world of the Internet of Things (IoT).Continue reading →
When you’ve spent more than a quarter of a century in and around parcel shipping and logistics, you gather a wealth of information and insights. But, it is what you do with that information that matters most.
Pierbridge Managing Director Bob Malley believes that sharing that information for the good of shippers in all industries is the best way to give back and to help them do their best.
In a recent podcast with Inbound Logistics, Malley spent some time expanding on our recent white paper looking at the “Amazon Effect” on eCommerce logistics and how e-tailers and others can adapt to the changing landscape of parcel shipping.Continue reading →
eCommerce isn’t all about retail. Manufacturers are taking on more of a B2C role as they are called upon to ship directly to eMerchant customers, on top of having to manage an increasingly complex supply chain. And traditional TMS systems aren’t equipped to untangle that complexity.
It may be an understatement, but shipping has become very complex for manufacturers.
“It’s kind of crazy,” says Mike Graves, Director of Product Management at Pierbridge, after walking through an example of how in just three years, shipping changed drastically for a Pierbridge client.Continue reading →
“Becoming part of the WiseTech Global group is an exciting step forward for Pierbridge. E-commerce is driving worldwide demand for smaller, more frequent, last-mile delivery of shipments across borders. By integrating our Transtream parcel TMS solutions with WiseTech’s CargoWise One platform, we will enable Pierbridge customers and partners to extend control of parcel shipping processes well beyond North America.”
- Bob Malley, Managing Director
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