Safety Chemical Logistics Warehousing

Safety Tips to Implement During Chemical Logistics

Chemical logistics is complex as special transportation and handling techniques are necessary to keep the chemicals safe during their journey through the supply chain. The safety of the personnel involved is a priority as well. There are several government agencies in various countries that oversee transportation of chemicals. Few tips to ensure safety during chemical logistics: […]

Non Asset based 3PL Companies

Non-Asset based 3PL Companies: Some Common Misconceptions

Non-asset based 3PL companies are those that do not own a fleet of their own. While some companies maintain their own warehousing facilities, transportation is arranged by them by hiring ideal services. The carriers they hire work independently and provide their service according to a signed contract. Most of such non-asset based 3PL companies have a […]

Shipping Container

Tips on Choosing the Right Shipping Container

If you decide to store the good that is to be shipped, you will have to get containers. Generally, a container is better than all the other options. However, it is quite difficult to choose the right international shipping container for usage. The first step that you need to take is to visit a container […]

Dangerous Goods Supply Chain

Tips for Dangerous Goods Freight Shipping

During dangerous goods freight, shipment needs more attention to detail than the transportation of regular goods. The changes in the procedures and paperwork have further complicated the process of shipping these goods. Nothing disrupts a supply chain more than rejected shipments, especially if your business needs a cargo of sensitive items to be delivered urgently. […]

Obstacles in Logistics

Logistics Problems and How to Overcome Them?

At present times, technology has greatly affected logistics. Dropping shipping rates means about half of logistics service providers generate a profit in ocean shipping as newcomers threaten them. This has led to unheard logistics problems. Technology is no longer an obstacle to the automation of logistics. As a matter of fact, there are several deeply […]

IoT in Logistics and Supply Chain

Impact of IoT in Logistics & Supply Chain

Operating process in Supply Chain and Distribution are expected to change soon and an important cause of this will be the rise of the IoT in Logistics. Predicted benefits of the IoT in logistics and supply chain operations: The Existing Processes Can Be Improved Internet of Things (IoT) in Logistics can transform how logistics work […]

Hiring a Customs House Agent

Facts about Hiring a Customs House Agent

A customs house agent or CHA is responsible to oversee business transactions related to the import and export of goods at the customs station. The agents look after the various stages of entry or departure of any shipment and maintain itemized, updated accounts of the many details related to import and export. So, it is […]