Integrated Logistics Blog

Transportation Models | Logistics History and Speculation | Shipping

Why your transportation management strategy is failing and what to do about it

Summer is nearly here, bringing with it the hopes for vacations, spending time with family, and business growth. Now, the freight market has been in t...

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Transportation Models | Logistics History and Speculation | Shipping

Advantages of managed transportation in today's connected world

Do you remember when logistics was simpler, when your grandfather only had one person to call for transportation? Let’s call that person Bob, and he w...

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Logistics Management | Core Values | SME (Subject Matter Expert)

North American trends in managed logistics you need to know

Staying ahead in North American logistics means knowing the top trends that are shaping the managed transportation industry. Are you on top of the lat...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence | Freight data | Supply Chain Optimization

Why failure to outsource FAP is killing your profit margins and how to stop it!

Following the e-commerce boom and endless disruptions in logistics, internal resources are stretched thinner than ever. Managing freight audit and pay...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence | Freight data | Supply Chain Optimization

Is auditing freight bills worth it? Yes, and here’s why

The exact data and statistics vary by source, but errors within invoices are a major problem in today’s supply chain. By some accounts, errors have be...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence | Freight data | Supply Chain Optimization

Freight audit quick tips to avoiding overspend in logistics

Freight costs are among the top burdens companies today face. Across the board, shippers are continuously managing disruptions, trying to maintain a c...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence | Freight data | Supply Chain Optimization

Freight auditing vs settlement and payment: Differences and similarities explained

One cent. Two percent. Three shipments. Four errors. Five… Counting when you aren’t able to compare cold data points is hard. What does a cent have to...

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Logistics Management | Pricing | On-Time Delivery

Situation Files #11: IL2000 business intelligence tools create insight for auto paint supplier

How we helped an automotive paint supplier unlock more visibility into their supply chain costs with our business intelligence tools In the dynamic ta...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence | Freight data | Supply Chain Optimization

API! 3 ways shippers overcome typical problems in implementing freight analytics solutions

Mrs. Fields is an iconic brand of home baked joy. The real Mrs. Fields was also a pioneer in what would become the future of business—connections betw...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence

How analytics enable sustainability in logistics management

Imagine a world where you have a destination in mind, yet you have no idea how to get there, what the terrain is like or what road to take. You only h...

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Logistics Management | Transportation Models | Business Intelligence

Tips to leverage logistics analytics for your competitive advantage

The value of data is growing more important as global supply chains evolve. This isn't your grandfather's supply chain, and believe it or not, your ab...

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