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Understanding Your Cost To Serve

Posted by on October 3, 2019 in Business thoughts, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Understanding Your Cost To Serve

What if I tell you, the profit that you make on your product doesn’t even cover the cost of delivery? Imagine selling a product at $10 but the actual cost of servicing or delivering is $30! See how unprofitable the scenario is. The solution? Do your own cost to serve analysis. Don’t know how? Watch this: Do please comment with any questions and don’t forget to subscribe. Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in September 2019, under the title “Understanding Your Cost to Serve” in Logistics...

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Avoid Outsourcing Disaster

Posted by on October 2, 2019 in Business thoughts, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Avoid Outsourcing Disaster

Why do so many outsourcing relationships end in divorce? Well, I think the blame falls pretty squarely on both sides of the relationship. I’d love to share with you 8 things that can go wrong on both sides – 8 things for the client to watch out for and 8 things for the 3PL to watch out for. I’ll start with the customer side first and halfway through this video is the 3PLs side. As mentioned in the video, here are some links to the blogs that cover this topic: 10 Common Pitfalls to Avoid in Logistics OutsourcingLogistics Outsourcing – 4 Common...

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Warehouse Automation & Robotics with Mal Walker – Part 2

Posted by on October 1, 2019 in Events, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Warehouse Automation & Robotics with Mal Walker – Part 2

From the previous episode, we saw a glimpse of the Promat expo that Mal Walker has recently been over to. Promat is a North America’s largest material handling equipment, and systems exhibition. Take a tour and learn about automation and robotics in warehousing. Watch till the end as this video is divided by different companies and their showcases. Do please comment with any questions and don’t forget to subscribe. Check out the links below. There are lots of my sites that have Supply Chain & Logistics blogs and...

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Warehouse Automation & Robotics with Mal Walker

Posted by on September 26, 2019 in Events, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Warehouse Automation & Robotics with Mal Walker

Mal Walker has recently been over to Promat, North America’s largest material handling equipment, and systems exhibition, and he is sharing with us his learning experience during the expo. Take a tour and learn about automation and robotics in warehousing. Let’s watch Do please comment with any questions and don’t forget to subscribe. Check out the links below. There are lots of my sites that have Supply Chain & Logistics blogs and why not connect on social media? LinkedInFacebookSupply Chain BlogSupply Chain...

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Asset Tracking Using Bluetooth

Posted by on September 25, 2019 in Business thoughts, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Asset Tracking Using Bluetooth

Is it possible to lose an asset weighing 37,000kg and costing nearly between $75,000-$150,000? It happens! Some Logistics and Transportation companies are prone to losing trailer trucks, rail wagons, shipping containers, refrigerated containers, etc. Telstra created a solution for that: Telstra Track and Monitor – their very own and built IoT asset tracking solution.Benefits: Asset visibilityOptimised processMonitoring and the benefits are going to continue to flow on: web portalmobile appAPI for the data Thanks to this...

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Leadership Tips with Craig Lardner

Posted by on September 24, 2019 in Leadership, Logistics Bureau Videos | 0 comments

Leadership Tips with Craig Lardner

Craig has had a long career in major Corporates and Consulting. I got a chance to interview him during the Supply Chain Leaders Academy session and asked him to give us 2 er…3 tips about leadership. Asking him for a bonus item is tricky so you must see how Craig answered that cleverly: Do please comment with any questions and don’t forget to subscribe. Check out the links below. There are lots of my sites that have Supply Chain & Logistics blogs and why not connect on social media? LinkedInFacebookSupply Chain...

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