Supply Chain Management BlogBest practices for supply chain management including warehousing, fulfillment, transportation and logistics
BR Williams, an Alabama based trucking, logistics and warehousing firm recently announced multi-faceted, sweeping technological improvements to their warehouse management system designed to enhance customer experience. “In the business-to-business service industry, it...read more
BR Williams, a full-service supply chain management company, is expanding services within its Mobile, AL distribution center to ensure clients utilizing the Port for intermodal, drayage and supply chain services have sufficient options. Headquartered in Oxford, AL and...read more
Often times businesses are faced with the difficult decision of managing transportation, distribution, storage and handling of materials themselves or contacting full service supply chain management companies about an outsourcing solution. In most cases, a business...read more
What is Intermodal Drayage? In the world of shipping and logistics, intermodal drayage is an all-encompassing term. Intermodal means using more than one mode of transportation when moving a container or cargo. Traditionally intermodal services include a combination of...read more
Supply chain management is the coordination of all processes involved in the flow of goods from their raw materials to the end users. Through effective electronic communications and transparency, every “link” in the chain can anticipate the demand requirements of the next level and plan for fulfilling each need in the shortest possible time.
Logistics is the glue that combines each element of the supply chain. Logistics determines how and when goods are produced, transported, stored, and delivered at each level. Logistics elements include production, freight management, warehousing, and distribution.read more
Warehousing and fulfillment are often critical links to optimizing your supply chain. Learn how distribution centers can enable optimized profitability.read more