Many Retailers struggle to keep up with the challenges associated with importing and transporting goods. From regional franchises and national chain restaurants to local grocers with multiple locations, it is important to be able to accurately predict and communicate lead time to stores and customers.
Retailers must lower production and purchase costs, reduce transport and logistics related budgets, as well as increase availability and stock rotation of products. The effective management of transport operations is vital to an optimised supply chain. Inbound, internal and outbound transportation: items procured from suppliers, inventory transfers between warehouses or stores, and the final delivery of goods to customers must be streamlined in order to collaborate better with suppliers, lower transportation costs, and meet customer expectations.
An effective system warehouse operations and aligns them with planned Multi-Modal freight movements to keep the Supply Chain in motion.