Monthly Archives: November 2015

Wild Ride

As logistics professionals, we are used to moving toys from China to the USA or automotive parts from Germany to South Africa or coffee from Columbia to Europe, but very seldom do we hear about moving live cattle, by air, … Continue reading

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Preparing Your 2016 Budget for Trucking Expenditures

It’s that time of year. We’re expected to know now what fuel will cost in October of 2016 (and every month in 2016!), so that we can provide our management with a realistic freight budget for the full 12 months … Continue reading

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Tales from the Trenches: Cost Savings that are the “Low Hanging Fruit”

Most of us are faced with the pressure of finding cost savings on a continual basis. Typically, the first thing we identify when we start a new position or join a new company is the proverbial “low hanging fruit”. It’s … Continue reading

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Which Incoterm is Best for You?

There are 11 to choose from, but which is the best for your situation…for your company? Let’s first review the basics of incoterms. Incoterms or International Commercial Terms are a series of pre-defined commercial terms published by the International Chamber … Continue reading

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