Archive for the “Technology” Category

What is LTL shipping and why is it important to corporate America?

LTL shipping is the single most complicated transportation option out there today, but it plays a pivotal role in the smooth operation of the supply chain. Companies that play the game well by aligning with the right carrier and technology partners know that LTL shipping is an extremely valuable transportation option. SMC³ has demonstrated time and again its ability to helps members of the supply chain optimize their LTL decisions.

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Behind the scenes at SMC³ with Jason Shelnutt

Logistics service providers always ask SMC³’s Jason Shelnutt about the technology firm’s latest API solutions, which deliver unrivaled LTL shipment visibility, transit-time information and rating power via the secure SMC³ Platform. When these supply chain customers realize how the solutions can help them optimize their LTL spend, they become advocates for SMC³’s freight APIs.

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2018: The Year of SMC³

SMC³ is continuously improving its technology solutions, which are fueled by LTL freight APIs. With a keen focus on creating even more innovative, useful solutions for customers, 2018 is truly the year of SMC³.

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Global growth and a fit domestic economy

Bright U.S. economic news came a little more than a month after economist Don Ratajczak spoke to attendees at SMC³’s Jump Start 2018 conference. The economic storyteller spent his time on stage taking stock of what has been happening around the world since his last update for SMC³ at Connections 2017. It all boiled down to one fact: There has been a significant increase in global economic activity.

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Jump Start 2018 panelists discuss the pursuit of deregulation

At the Jump Start 2018 supply chain conference, Amazon’s Blair Anderson and former Department of Transportation head James Burnley discussed transportation politics. Burnley said the Trump administration is engaged in “the most serious administration-wide effort since Reagan.”

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