Archive for Case Study

TMS in the Cloud: Some Lingering Misconceptions

I’ve been researching the Transportation Management Systems (TMS) market for over 18 years and obviously a lot has changed over that time period. What’s interesting is that even though there’s a lot of buzz and attention on cloud solutions today, TMS was actually one of the first enterprise software segments that went to the cloud […]

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Editor’s Pick: Profiles in Yard Management Excellence – Pactiv

Note: Today’s post is part of our “Editor’s Pick” series where we highlight recent posts published by our sponsors that provide practical knowledge and advice on timely and important supply chain and logistics topics. In this post, Rafael Granato from PINC Solutions summarizes a video case study we featured recently on Talking Logistics, part of […]

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Getting Away from Excel Spreadsheets: A Project Logistics Case Study

We talk a lot about the importance of agility and flexibility in supply chain management and that is certainly true when it comes to project logistics. Almost by definition, every project is different — different suppliers, different materials and components, different locations and product flows, and different requirements and constraints. “It’s really vital for us […]

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Takeaways from Manhattan Associates’ Momentum 2017 Conference

The recent WannaCry cyber attack exploited a problem that exists at most companies today: the use of outdated software systems. In WannaCry’s case, hackers exploited vulnerabilities in Windows XP — an operating system still in wide use today, even though it was originally released in 2001 and Microsoft stopped supporting it in 2014. A similar […]

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Idahoan’s Journey to Achieving Sustained Transportation Savings

In their quest to achieve sustained transportation savings, many companies are leveraging both technology and managed services from third-party logistics partners. Idahoan is a great example. The company, a leading manufacturer of dehydrated potato food products, is working with TranzAct and using its Constellation transportation management system (TMS) and managed services to meet its transportation […]

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Idahoan’s Journey to Achieving Sustained Transportation Savings [Episode]

Cameron Kelsey, Transportation & Inventory Manager at Idahoan and Mike Regan, Co-Founder and Chief of Relationship Development at TranzAct discuss the following questions and more in this timely and informative episode: Cameron, what were some of the transportation challenges or goals you wanted to achieve? Mike, how does Idahoan’s story compare with the stories of […]

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