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.
How much is air worth to you? When you are thinking of breathing, it is priceless. However, as carriers crack down on shipping air, the cost of air for shippers is becoming quite pricey.
With eCommerce driving parcel and LTL shipping growth to all-time highs, space has become a premium. Carriers have responded by expanding dimensional-based (DIM) rating policies, making it harder to quote accurate shipping.
Add the fact that shipping costs are rising at twice the rate of inflation, at the same time customers expect free shipping, and it becomes even more clear that the extra costs can hurt your bottom line.Continue reading →
The race to meet the expanding expectations of eCommerce customers has led shippers to find ways to deliver parcels faster and cheaper. This focus on the last mile, combined with the growing gig economy, has spawned a new model made up of smaller and more agile carriers.
For those not familiar with the gig economy, it is an environment in which temporary positions are common and organizations contract with independent workers for short-term engagements.Continue reading →
As eCommerce continues to grow globally, e-tailers face new challenges as they navigate international waters.
There was a time that “going shopping” meant taking a walk to the corner market. If someone was really adventurous, they headed downtown. If they wanted to shop some of the best retailers in the world, it was usually part of a vacation. Today, with the click of a mouse, people can shop anywhere in the world, including your store.
According to a study by Pitney Bowes, 66 percent of consumers now shop online, and 40 percent have purchased goods from another country.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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