Supply Chain Management

Case Studies | Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs

Situation Files #2: Balancing cost-efficiency, speed and reliability

How $2000 saved on freight led to a bunch of other great outcomes Welcome to SF2, which is kind of about negotiated carrier rates and also kind of abo...

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DIY | Supply Chain Management | On-Time Delivery | Freight Costs | Business Intelligence

Five easy (and not in the least magical) ways to make your supply chain go faster

The logistics sector is all about speed. In an era of unprecedented supply chain volatility, customers still expect deliveries to arrive with quasi-ma...

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Distributor | Transportation Models | Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs | Business Intelligence

That magical point of supply chain contact - Part II

Part II Welcome to part two of our blog series about how IL2000 can help you make big logistics outcomes happen with a comparatively small but hyper-e...

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Entrepreneurial Spirit | Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs | Business Intelligence

Making supply chain clarity happen

Why clarity is important and where to look for inspiration Picture this: Your customer service team sends up a distress beacon. A key client needs the...

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History of Supply Chain | Supply Chain Management | SME (Subject Matter Expert)

Rare sighting: supply chain consultants

If we consider a consultant as someone who advises decision-makers, they have been around since the dawn of antiquity – Marco Polo, Colbert, Hamilton,...

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Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs | Core Values

Been down the 3PL path and looking for a sunnier outcome?

We should talk… So you worked with a 3PL and had an unsatisfactory experience: Perhaps your supply chain was blatantly mismanaged. Maybe your 3PL’s un...

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Supply Chain Management | Core Values | SME (Subject Matter Expert)

Presnal upholds nurturing relationships and building trust lie at the root of customer success

Ted Presnal, IL2000’s Director of Enterprise Account Management, brings robust experience and clear ideas on how to win with customers. According to P...

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Supply Chain Management | Core Values

Penny for your thoughts?

Every so often, we nudge the team at IL2000 to answer a weird and open-ended question. What would logistics look like on Mars was one such brain bende...

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Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs | Business Intelligence

From accurate shipping data to smart shipping decisions: How freight audit builds that bridge

What’s more important to a strong and resilient supply chain: accurate data or critical insight?

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Supply Chain Management | Core Values

Stunning client service: What does that mean really?

“The uniqueness of IL2000’s skills-first approach has attracted a team firmly committed to … stunning client service.” - Logistics company bucks the s...

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Logistics Management | Supply Chain Management | Shipping

A day in the life of a shipment with IL2000

Your business runs on shipments. LOTS of shipments. Whether you’re receiving materials critical to your manufacturing process, sending out components ...

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Pricing | Supply Chain Management | Freight Costs

Billing errors 101

As many as one in four shipment invoices in the US contain critical errors, Supply Chain Brain reports. Is that not crazy? A full 25% of nationwide sh...

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