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.
Batteries are running the world. OK, not literally. However, according to a report from Market Research Future, the global battery market is expected to grow at a 4 percent compound annual growth rate (CAGR) between this year and 2023. While the automotive sector is expected to fuel this growth as companies look to alternatives to gas-powered vehicles, cell phones, laptops, and other portable electronic devices and the overall increasing dependence on technology are contributing to the rise in battery usage in a big way.Continue reading →
We all know that too many businesses have too many people wearing too many hats, and as parcel shipping becomes more complex, more shippers are turning to 3PLs to help them take off a hat or two.
According to the 29th Annual Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) State of Logistics Report, parcel shipping spend topped $99 billion, a 7 percent growth in 2017 compared to 2016, driven in large part by eCommerce. Shippers are looking for help with everything from rate negotiations to parcel shipping systems to last-mile logistics.
As a result, the market is seeing many 3PLs jump into the fray, and the competition for business is getting fierce. With the fight for carrier capacity, it is not enough for 3PLs to be one-dimensional in their service offerings. Their clients will simply move on.Continue reading →
Parcel shipping technology is evolving—quickly. From eCommerce to manufacturing and more, shippers are managing and coordinating more delivery methods than ever to keep up with customer needs. No longer will one carrier or one distribution model do. Whether shipping shoes to a consumer or parts to a plant, parcel shipping has become a multi-carrier, omnichannel endeavor and a robust parcel shipping platform is needed now more than ever. That’s one of the things that Ken Fleming, chief operating officer at Logistyx Technologies, discussed in a recent webinar, “The Future of Multi-Carrier Shipping Systems (Beyond the Shipping Label).” And we couldn’t agree more.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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