Archive for Past Episode – Ryder

Winning the Aftermarket Supply Chain

The aftermarket supply chain is anything but an afterthought for companies in the Automotive, Aerospace, and Industrial Manufacturing industries. More than ever, the aftermarket supply chain, if managed effectively, is a key driver of profitability and customer satisfaction and loyalty. What are the biggest supply chain and logistics challenges companies face today with their aftermarket […]

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A New Perspective on Dedicated Transportation

Dedicated transportation is getting a lot of attention these days from both shippers and 3PLs. Historically, companies have used dedicated fleets in very specific lanes, where shipment volumes are very predictable and consistent, and where service is very important. And companies have traditionally viewed dedicated as “an exception” or a “special case” – that is, […]

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The Important Role of Packaging in Supply Chain Network Design and Optimization

A lot of consumer packaged goods (CPG) and food companies are under-leveraging their packaging operations – in other words, they haven’t really analyzed where they should be doing it and how to use it more effectively to achieve greater supply chain benefits. In this episode, Paul Lomas, VP at Ryder Supply Chain Solutions, discusses some […]

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Retailers: The Path to Executing a Smarter Supply Chain Network

In this episode, Chris Merritt, Vice President and General Manager of Ryder’s Supply Chain Solutions Global Retail vertical, discusses some of the supply chain challenges retailers face today, along with some best practices and advice for how retailers can execute a smarter and more cost efficient and responsive supply chain network. Watch as Chris talks […]

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