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4 Tips to Help You Avoid Late Shipments that Hurt Your Brand

Posted by Jarrett on Feb 23, 2023 11:00:00 AM

There are few things worse than late freight deliveries and they can cause significant damage to your brand, especially if they are frequent occurrences. Accurate, damage-free, and on-time deliveries are crucial for business success.

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3 Ways to Convert Your Inbound Freight Program into a Profit Center

Posted by Jarrett on Feb 16, 2023 11:00:00 AM


Being nimble and cost-conscious are more important than ever with the economy and the multitude of industries that support it changing every day. But as freight costs continue to increase, there is a way you can both cut costs and turn your inbound freight into a profit center.

Topics: shipping

What to Know About the Claims Management Process

Posted by Jarrett on Dec 22, 2022 11:30:00 AM


When managing the transportation of goods, shipping and logistics managers must oversee a number of factors. In some cases, a shipment may become damaged or lost. This can be a result of many things – from the sheer volume of shipments being transported and insufficient packaging for transit to labor shortages, capacity issues and more. It is simply a matter of time before you experience the aggravating task of filing a claim.


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Meeting the Increasing Demand of E-Retailers

Posted by Jarrett on Oct 20, 2022 11:05:00 AM


With costs rising and a corresponding increase in demand by consumers, many e-retailers are leaning on their 3PL providers for more dedicated support. Those 3PL partners must be fluent in the ongoing changes of the supply chain landscape – offering strategies and recommendations to meet those unique customer’s needs.


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More Than a Transaction: a Personalized Approach to Supply Chain Success

Posted by Jarrett on Oct 11, 2022 11:13:18 AM


Many companies find that their 3PL provider turned on autopilot – offering transactional services without a personalized approach. In this new normal of increased disruption, supply chain issues and other industry challenges, it is more important than ever to partner with a 3PL that has a passion for the industry, as well as a personalized approach to working together coupled with the right technology.


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Avoid Late Shipments that Hurt Customer Satisfaction... and Your Brand

Posted by Jarrett on Sep 29, 2022 11:00:00 AM


Retailers and manufacturers need a quality product that fits the needs of the customer. However, ensuring that product is delivered on time and in good condition is equally important to achieving success. When shipments are late, it hurts customer satisfaction, your company’s reputation, and your bottom line.

Topics: shipping

Supporting Your Bottom Line With Transportation Management Software

Posted by Jarrett on Sep 20, 2022 11:00:00 AM


The term software as a service (SaaS) has been used a lot the past few years. But how many people really know what it means or how it can help you and your business? We will look at ways you can save time and resources, as well as enhance your supply chain operations using SaaS. 

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3 Reasons Why Purchasing Leaders Turn to Jarrett

Posted by Jarrett on Jul 7, 2022 11:06:00 AM


In the current environment of labor shortages, supply chain issues and market volatility, companies are finding it challenging to remain competitive. Having supply chain resiliency, diverse resourcing, shipment visibility, and access to big data and technology, among others, are key drivers for purchasing leaders to ensure their company remains competitive in their respective industry.

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Transform Your Supply Chain by Leveraging Technology and People

Posted by Jarrett on Jun 30, 2022 11:48:17 AM


The logistics industry is becoming increasingly more competitive. And with market volatility, supply chain issues, labor shortages and more, companies need to reevaluate their business strategies. It takes both the right technology and the right people to make this a reality. Many companies turn to Jarrett when they need a trusted and experienced partner to help transform their businesses.

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3 Ways to Turn your Inbound Freight Program into a Profit Center

Posted by Jarrett on Jun 23, 2022 11:10:52 AM


Being nimble and cost conscious are more important than ever with current economic and industry conditions changing the way we do business. But can you go beyond just shaving costs and turn your inbound freight into a profit center? The short answer: absolutely.

Topics: shipping


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