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eBook: Logistics Trends - These 5 Factors You Should Consider to Set Up Your Future Logistics

30.09.2022
Dr. Stefan Anschütz

Transport logistics is undergoing a major transformation. Several major trends are causing supply chains and processes to change. In this eBook you will get an overview of the factors you should consider for setting up your future transport management in order to be able to exploit your company’s potential in the future.

Checklist: Is your truck dispatching fit for 2023?

19.08.2022
Checklist
Route planning / -optimisation
Transport management
Dr. Stefan Anschütz

These 10 factors are becoming increasingly decisive for shippers as well as for forwarders and carriers.

Efficient picking through precise ETA data and transparent processes

14.05.2022
Digital connectivity
ETA
Paul Hennig

In addition to scheduling, there is another specialist department that plays an important role in the transport of goods: Warehousing & Picking. Non-transparent or missing information from the scheduling department can already lead to considerable delays in the process, which massively influence the upcoming transport planning. Making the ETA data of the incoming trucks available to all employees in the warehouse in a transparent way can be a decisive factor in optimising the processes.

eBook: Step by step to automatic truck dispatching

05.04.2022
Route planning / -optimisation
Transport management
Dr. Stefan Anschütz

After studying this eBook, you will be able to develop a step-by-step strategy to automate your dispatching and know both the added value of each automation step and the challenges for your own organisation and the requirements for a supporting transport management system.

Transparent supply chains thanks to ETA forecasting in the truck control system

03.03.2022
Digital connectivity
ETA
Dr. Stefan Anschütz

Transport logistics plays a key role within networked supply chains. The highest possible transparency regarding the arrival times (ETA) of trucks is of great importance for both upstream and downstream processes. With the help of forecasting methods, qualitatively good predictions of arrival times can be made.

Pushing digitalisation in transport logistics - with State support

03.11.2021
Digital connectivity
Cost management
Markus Rachow

However, transport companies and consignors can “recoup” part of the necessary acquisition costs through subsidy programmes, such as the de minimis subsidy for which the Federal Office for Goods Transport is responsible.