In the logistics and supply chain industry, freight and transportation are not interchangeable terms.
The entire modern world relies heavily on freight shipping each day. Everything that we wear, use, eat, and work with arrives to us using cargo shipping services. Because e-commerce has seen a spike, the demands for efficient and reliable freight shipping has become even more important. The key is to choose a freight company that best meets your needs.
Rail freight transportation has experienced downtime since the 1980’s. The logistics world is changing, and it seems like rail is making a major comeback these days. New technology and innovations are disrupting every industry and all transportation modes.
A Transportation Management System, or TMS, is a solution that manages the dispatching of trucks or carriers. As well as fleet maintenance, billing, driver pay, driver records, IFTA reports and DOT compliance.
Additionally, a Transportation Management System streamlines operations by optimizing carrier routes, and reporting key analytics while improving customer service across business areas.