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The Top 4 Freight Procurement Technologies to Look For in 2023

January 30, 2023

Changes are on the horizon – especially for freight procurement teams. 2023 might be when shippers...

3 Smart Ways to Gain Competitive Advantage This Tender Season

November 15, 2022

With spot rates below the long-term prices, declining port congestion and surplus cargo capacity,...

How to Make the Most of Falling Ocean Freight Rates by End of 2022

October 14, 2022

From scarce and extremely pricey to balanced and more favorable, the freight market has changed...

The Biggest Freight Market Shift in Two Years Is Underway. Are Shippers Ready?

July 27, 2022

Over the last two years, chaos has been the norm for the freight market. So, how can an even bigger...

4 Big Benefits of Choosing a Logistics-Specialised Procurement Platform for Freight Buying

July 8, 2022

If you’re in the market for an eProcurement platform for your logistics procurement team, the sheer...

When Will Ocean Contract Rates Go Down?

June 30, 2022

Ocean spot rates have been dropping since May - but long-term ocean contracts are staying high....

How Does Supply Chain Visibility Enhance Freight Sourcing Agility?

June 7, 2022

The term ‘visibility’ is thrown around a lot in logistics – and for good reason. It’s recognized by...

How to Get the Best Freight Rates in 2022

May 26, 2022

Getting even a small discount on your freight rates can save your company thousands on your busiest...

How is Oil and Gas Volatility Impacting Logistics?

May 13, 2022

Oil and gas prices have seen record lows and eye-watering highs over the last two years. Every...

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