logistics

3 logistic challenges for the rest of 2019

October 7, 2019 12:15 am The summer ended and with it we have the question of how will the instability of the supply chain affect the success of the next high season of holiday breaks and daily operations. Here are some challenges that will probably define the supply chain for the rest of 2019: AMAZON Amazon the e-commerce giant has… [+]

2020 will set the beginning of a new international maritime industry

September 30, 2019 1:16 pm The measure implemented by the International Maritime Organization (IMO), regarding the maximum level of sulfur emissions allowed for ships (IMO 2020), leaving a maximum of 0.5% against the current standard with a sulfur content of 3.5%, subjects the international maritime industry to one of the most daunting challenges in its most recent 250 years of… [+]

Logistics and the energy revolution

September 10, 2019 12:46 am In different media sources, it is continuously and widely reported that there is a radical change in the energy sector. But why is maritime transport such an ecological logistics option for the main actors? Renewable energy is necessary for a sustainable future: ecological partnerships between cargo owners and transport providers will also help make that… [+]

Fuel import – logistics

September 3, 2019 1:34 am Fuel is a solid, liquid and gas substance that provides equivalent units of heat or BTU’s (British Thermal Unit), as well as energy units when it produces combustion. It is solid: coal and coke, used primarily to generate electricity and used for various industrial processes. Liquid: diesel, gasoline, turbos and fuel oil, among others, generally… [+]

Logistic route planning

August 12, 2019 9:50 am The current consumer is constantly looking for deliveries to be reliable, fast and transparent; they want to be able to track a delivery, even when it only takes a few hours to reach them. Discover how route planning can help meet this demand.

Good practices in logistics

August 5, 2019 6:10 am It is not always possible to meet the expectations of the buyer; however, although the “effective logistics practice” is not necessarily easy, it contributes to the commercial results seeking to satisfy the needs of the consumer. These are some of the best logistics practices you should consider for your business: Logistics best practice # 1:… [+]

Logistics in the Retail industry

July 9, 2019 12:18 am Consumers, their demands and needs are constantly changing, and that is why retail and eCommerce companies are in a race to adapt to it. The biggest impact of these trends can be seen in retail logistics, where factors such as rapid delivery and the growing adoption of mobile devices are driving change. The deliveries in… [+]

Skills for success in the Logistics Management

July 2, 2019 12:23 pm Nowadays a professional career is not a guarantee of success, however the development of skills and continuous learning, hand in hand with a leadership attitude forge a path that brings you closer and closer. While a logistics manager has responsibilities that may vary from one company to another, we can agree that it is not… [+]

Reducing transportation costs

June 25, 2019 6:45 am The volatility of the transport market is due to the inevitable changes in the supply and demand of the sector, buyers and sellers. As in everything there are costs that are always fixed but in the variables is where you can make the change. Here are some methods to reduce transportation costs: 1. Digitize logistic… [+]

China turns attention to logistics

May 13, 2019 9:30 am China is focusing much of its attention on logistics. In order to boost market growth, improve productivity and reduce costs, the country plans to build 30 high-tech logistics centers by 2020. And by 2025, China predicts that these centers will include 150 dedicated logistics facilities, according to the National Commission for Development and Reform of… [+]