Freight Thieves are Planning for Labor Day Now – You Should Too

Long weekends are notorious for freight theft. Warehouses are understaffed, and freight often sits unattended for days. Freight thieves take advantage of this, which is why freight theft spikes every long weekend. So don’t be caught off guard – start reviewing your security plan now. Do a Risk Analysis  There are plenty of devices and … Continued

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Smart Gladiator partners with TranSolutions Inc

ATLANTA – July 12, 2017 – Smart Gladiator is partnering with TranSolutions Inc to provide Image Enabled Supply Chain capability to any of the present and future customers of TranSolutions through their tool Loadproof (www.loadproof.com). With this capability Shippers, 3PL service providers, Transportation service providers can image enable their Supply Chain, meaning take pictures using … Continued

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Carrier Fraud: Your Guide to Protecting Yourself

We previously wrote about the growing threat of cargo fraud in the supply chain industry. Unfortunately, freight thieves are getting smarter, and the onus is on you to protect your business from carrier fraud. To help you do that we’ll be discussing what strategies you can use to prevent a theft before it happens by … Continued

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What does the Trump Administration mean for Shippers?

For months, many people asked if Donald Trump could ever become president. However, now that that question has been answered, the more pertinent question is how will his administration effect shippers and the logistics industry as a whole. We wanted to take this chance to share TranzAct’s excellent review, with their 2-minute warning video on the … Continued

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MyEZClaim Update: Create Tasks Automatically Based on Custom Rules

It’s Like Having Your Own Personal Robotic Secretary Manually assigning tasks to the claim staff can be time consuming, and it’s even more difficult to get the staff to respond quickly to urgent tasks. Bearing this in mind, we’ve made it easy for you to create and schedule tasks automatically in MyEZClaim, based on your … Continued

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5 Signs You’re About to Be Robbed This Weekend

The long weekend is here, and with it, an increase in freight theft. According to data collected by CargoNet, the Labor Day weekend has seen a rise in freight theft for the last 4 years with an average loss of $243,908. In fact, 45% of all reported cargo thefts occur on weekends. On holiday weekends, … Continued

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Sustainable Packaging: The Basics of Environmentally Friendly Packaging

  In recent years, the concept of sustainability has become more than just a buzzword. With the rise of triple bottom line businesses, more and more consumers are expecting companies to do their part when it comes to sustainability. With unprecedented action taken by governments at the UN’s 2015 climate change summit, new government regulations … Continued

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Reverse Logistics Management Part 1 – Who Deals with Returns?

As human beings, we do not like to deal with failure. We’re hard-wired to avoid it. Instead, we find success addictive. Ask any manager or CEO what they want to improve, and the typical answer is “sales” or “growth”. Buying inventory and making sales are exciting activities. These activities are proof that a business is … Continued

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