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4 Best Practices To Protect Your Supply Chain From Winter Weather [With gifs]
By Point To Point on December 19, 2016

Winter is upon us, and businesses throughout North America are running in high gear to meet end-of-the-year deadlines and to prepare for 2017. At...

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Supply Chain, Trucking

How Global Fuel Prices Impact Your Transportation and Logistics Needs
By Point To Point on December 7, 2016

Last week, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) and Russia agreed to cut oil production by 1.2 million barrels per day....

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Supply Chain, Trucking

Understanding Non-traditional Delivery and Accessorial Charges
By Point To Point on November 29, 2016

  One of the many challenges that shippers and freight managers face in their supply chain are accessorial charges. Also referred to as...

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Supply Chain

Debunking the Expensive Myth of Air Cargo Shipping
By Point To Point on November 3, 2016

The term expedited transportation is often considered the definition of a "double-edged sword." It is a necessity for urgent shipments, but it can...

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Supply Chain, Trucking, Freight Handling

An Economical LTL Approach to Temperature-Sensitive Shipments
By Point To Point on October 17, 2016

If you're in an industry that sells or distributes products that require temperature-controlled containment, such as pharmaceuticals or food...

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International, Supply Chain

Nearshoring To Mexico: Changing The Supply Chain Road Map
By Point To Point on October 10, 2016

Ford recently made headlines when it announced that it would be moving its small car production from Michigan to Mexico. And, while the...

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Supply Chain

4 Freight Management Tips To Help Shippers Avoid Late Deliveries
By Point To Point on August 29, 2016

As a business owner or professional in the supply chain industry, you've most likely encountered issues with getting your shipment to its...

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Supply Chain

What Your Supply Chain Can Learn From The 1992 Olympic Dream Team
By Point To Point on August 10, 2016

It's hard to believe that it's been nearly 25 years since the U.S. men's Olympic basketball team took the Barcelona games by storm in 1992....

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Industry News, Supply Chain

2016 State of North American Supply Chain Survey Results Whitepaper
By Point To Point on January 28, 2016

In December, we conducted a survey with shippers across the country, asking them about their opinions on industry trends and how they had been...

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International, Industry News, Supply Chain

Fixing the Supply Chain Model [Video]
By Point To Point on January 4, 2016

The 2014/2015 West Coast port labor disruptions pushed importers and transportation/supply chain providers to work hard on fixing what had become a...

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