Entries by Andrew

The Internet of Things is Driving Transportation in 2017

Outlook for Freight Brokers, 3PLs Strong Amid Change The trucking and transportation industries are experiencing drastic makeovers – slightly behind schedule. Even in today’s inter-connected age, the $700 billion trucking industry relies largely on old school paper and phoning processes to complete transactions. The Internet of Things is changing that. IoT is a big Thing […]

The High Cost of Clutter

Clutter is Costing you Money (and Sanity) Going Paperless Can Boost Profits All other things being equal, disorganization will always put an organization at an organizational disadvantage. Let me re-state: Get organized or lose money. In a 2010 study, Brother International estimated U.S. corporations lose $177 billion annually due to office clutter and disorganization. That […]

Hanjin Bankruptcy Fiasco May Accelerate Rate Spike Amid Fresh Concerns Over Freight Visibility

Shippers across America and the globe are still grappling with the direct – and ripple – effects of the Hanjin Shipping bankruptcy fiasco. In addition to accelerating a likely freight rate spike and capacity shortage by this Christmas, the collapse of the world’s seventh largest container line serves as a dose of cold sea water […]

PRESS RELEASE: LANEAXIS INTRODUCES VIRTUAL PRIVATE NETWORK SOFTWARE AS A SERVICE (SaaS) FOR THIRD PARTY LOGISTICS PROVIDERS

SAN DIEGO, CA – Technology has finally caught up with trucking – with potential far-reaching benefits for the industry, economy, and environment. LaneAxis (http://www.LaneAxis.com), a San Diego-based company, has launched deployment of a virtual freight management system that gives shippers unprecedented end-to-end visibility and control over their freight.