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eft Weekly Newsletter 22nd January 2015

Jan 22, 2015: North American 3PL Awards; establishing a preferred provider; secrets to a solid reverse logistics strategy

2015 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index

Jan 20, 2015: Logistics Industry Looks Beyond Traditional Powerhouses; Non-BRICS Drive Emerging Markets Growth, Optimism

Climate Change, Weather-proofing, and Adaptive Logistics

Jan 19, 2015: With January in full swing and the weather continuing to plummet, it is important to take a moment and discuss a topic that doesn’t receive as much mention as the more popular topics currently trending: the impact climate change is having on supply chain logistics.

The Future of Logistics: Are 3PL Companies Ready to Adopt these 4 Emerging Technologies?

Jan 19, 2015: This first post is part one of a two-part series on the future of logistics. In today’s post, we will cover the four emerging technologies which 3PLs must consider as a part of their service offerings. In the least, 3PLs must understand these emerging technologies so that one day they may integrate into logistics service providers‘ company practices to better serve customers.

eft Weekly Newsletter 15th January 2015

Jan 19, 2015: eft’s North American 3PL awards; the Uber of logistics and the new blue ocean strategy

DHL Global Forwarding Inaugurates New Freight Centre in Illinois, US

Jan 19, 2015: DHL Global Forwarding announced that it has completed the construction of its new $35m, 491,000 sq m air export gateway facility in Chicago, US.

Q & A Tom Jowers - Establishing Yourself as a Preferred Provider

Jan 19, 2015: In today’s delivery industry you must put your best foot forward and dominate by means of logistical excellence and superior customer service. Performance will set you apart from your competition. Superior performance will significantly contribute to positioning yourself as a Preferred Provider.

The Secrets to a Solid Reverse Logistics Strategy

Jan 16, 2015: Controlling the return journey of a product is just as important as controlling its initial outbound trip. Creating a policy about who can return items, and when, is really the foundation of any reverse logistics strategy.

Columnists

RSS 3PL/Logistics

RSS Freight Transport

  • 2015 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index

    Jan 20, 2015: Logistics Industry Looks Beyond Traditional Powerhouses; Non-BRICS Drive Emerging Markets Growth, Optimism
  • Climate Change, Weather-proofing, and Adaptive Logistics

    Jan 19, 2015: With January in full swing and the weather continuing to plummet, it is important to take a moment and discuss a topic that doesn’t receive as much mention as the more popular topics currently trending: the impact climate change is having on supply chain logistics.

RSS General Supply Chain

RSS Technology/IT

RSS Life-Sciences/Pharma

RSS Hi-Tech/Electronics

RSS Retail/CPG/Fashion

  • eft’s 2015 North American 3PL Awards – shippers rate their LSPs

    Jan 13, 2015: eft recognises year on year those 3PLs that deliver consistent excellence in contract logistics operations for their customers.
  • Return to Sender

    Jan 5, 2015: This is the final post in the “Retailers, Supply Chains and the Holiday Season” blog post series and it addresses one of the most difficult parts of the supply chain that retailers have to deal with each holiday season – returns.

RSS Industrial/Energy/Mining