Making the Move to Omni-Channel Freight Service
Friday, July 28, 2017 - 1:30pm
Online retail is having a profound effect on the traditional supply chain. Freight carriers are experiencing changes in delivery volume and frequency, as well as an increased demand for residential delivery. With these changes come a greater demand for customer visibility of delivery status. As a result, more carriers are faced with the challenge of rethinking their delivery models. They are broadening the scope of their services to include final mile delivery.
The Future of Freight Supply Chain
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 1:30pm
The insights to be found in data are critical to the transportation industry. Are you ready for how data will impact the future of the freight supply chain?
Integration of myriad data sources in the environment is not only allowing real-time prediction of goods movement from source to consumption to recycle, but will lead to increasing automation within the supply chain.
Engineer Your Freight Network to Increase Margin and Profitability
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 1:30pm
By using smart math to calculate the true value of your customers and lanes, you can better engineer your freight network for optimized margin and profit.
As capacity tightens, it is increasingly important to optimize your overall network and choose the customers with whom you want to align, otherwise you're missing an opportunity to be strategic about engineering your freight network.
Better Interaction With Customers and Partners Through Technology
Wednesday, July 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
Do you need better ways to connect with customers and partners? The right technology can help you interact with customers throughout the order process and keep your vendors updated.
Learn how to use this powerful web tool to interact with customers, agents and vendors that allows them to access view and update key data directly from the system.
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 - 1:30pm
Do you want to enjoy the benefits of dynamic routing in an environment which you assign drivers or a set of assets to geographic regions? Zone based routing can help you achieve the maximum efficiency within your operations when your business requires drivers and assets to be assigned within parameters that you, the user, determine. TMW’s Final Mile Direct Route application utilizes your user defined delivery zones, assigning dynamic customer files to geographic areas automatically and then building efficient routes within those zones.
Improving Intermodal Operations with Process Automation
Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 1:30am
Do you need to make your intermodal operations more efficient, accurate and profitable? Process automation can improve even the most complex intermodal situations. Using the right automations can help you integrate external data sources and services with internal dispatch, planning and financial systems for greater business efficiency and visibility.
What you'll learn:
We will explore common industry complexities with intermodal operations and review how TruckMate solves these solutions through automation. We will review solutions to help with the complexities of the following areas:
- Chassis Management (Contract and Billing Maintenance)
- Rail Billing
- Container Tracking
Making the Move to TMW.Suite
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 1:30am
Please join us to review the process for transitioning from TMWSuite to TMW.Suite including a brief demonstration of TMW Operations in action.
This webinar covers:
- What is the process and requirements to transition from TMWSuite to TMW.Suite
- What are the new features available in TMW.Suite
- What are the advantages of using TMW.Suite
TMW Parts Room: Streamline Your Physical Inventory Process
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 2:00pm
With the new Parts Room app, the parts manager or other employees can use their Android or iOS device to perform a complete physical inventory for the parts room, or narrow the list by bin, part number range or part type. Several filters are available to further streamline the process, including the ability to scan only uncounted parts or parts that show a quantity variance. Users also can scan the part number for lookup in conjunction with an inventory adjustment.
This Webinar will cover:
- How to log in and navigate the mobile app
- Scanning parts for inventory
- How to do a physical inventory
- How to adjust inventory
Exploring Expirations in TMWSuite and How They Can Help or Hurt Your Operations
Thursday, May 04, 2017 - 10:00am
We have things in our world that expire, but how do we translate that information into something useful. We will show you:
- How to not miss key dates or requirements to keep the fleet running safely.
- How to allow a dispatcher to override the expiration
- Two (2) different kinds of expirations that can be assigned to resources
- Review how expirations can be used to enforce safety requirements and explore how to set up those expirations
No matter where you set the expiration up, they will work in Fuel TMS, TMW Operations and TMWSuite.
The Silver Lining: Uncover the Cloud
Wednesday, May 03, 2017 - 11:15am
Cirrus. Cumulus. Status. Just as there are many classifications for clouds in weather, knowing the types and function of cloud hosting in business are key to consistent, successful outcomes. From small trucking companies to large multi-national logistics companies, cloud networks provide cost-effective hosting solutions.
This webinar will cover:
- Private, Public, Hybrid Cloud Differences
- What is a SaaS, PaaS, IaaS?
- Price vs. Value
The Move to Omni-Channel Freight Service
Wednesday, April 26, 2017 - 11:15am
The increase in online retailing has placed new demands on the traditional supply chain. An increasing amount of product is being shipped from manufacturer or distributor directly to the customer, and with this shift comes demands for customer visibility of product throughout the supply chain. As a result, freight carriers are broadening their services to include final mile delivery service. These companies are adding a final mile software component to their TMS to help them meet the planning, dispatching, and visibility challenges. What should a company look for when choosing final mile software, and what pitfalls should they avoid?
This webinar covers:
- How the increase in eCommerce and omni-channel have forced carriers to rethink their transportation models.
- Why carriers are adding a Final Mile component to their current TMS.
- The importance customer visibility to delivery status throughout the supply chain.
From Startup to Superstar: Freight Brokerage Success Methods for Optimization and Scaling
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 - 10:30am
Learn how to grow your freight brokerage and 3PL business including saving on shipping costs, improving margins, faster customer onboarding as well as providing cost saving services.
Empowering and enabling freight brokers the ability to transform their businesses into successful 3PLs, supported by the integration between TMW Systems and 3GTMS.
This course covers:
- Market drivers and industry trends towards brokerage(s) needing to be like 3PLs
- Measuring existing operations so you can track where your business needs to go
- Value add items for growing a 3PL business
Transportation ESP: Turning Your Data Into Predictive Intelligence
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 1:30pm
Get the deep business insight you need for critical decision-making, to spot opportunities and to support continuous improvement.
WHAT YOU'LL GET DURING THIS WEBINAR:
"Big data" is great, but most of the time it has you looking through the rear windshield at what has happened. What is most beneficial is the ability to look through the forward windshield and predict what is coming ahead so you can make changes and adjustments; making your business more efficient and profitable in the short and long terms. This session will explore how to take the descriptive nature of data and turn it into a powerful predictor of your outcomes.
This webinar covers:
- Understanding the "Ladder" of Business Intelligence
- How to go from "Data" to "Information" to "Predictive Analytics"
- How Predictive Analytics can change the Transportation Industry
Monday, March 06, 2017 - 5:00pm
Don't Leave A Penny on the Table This Bid Season
Bidding season is upon us and you may be pulling your hair out trying to determine whether or not you should take on a certain contract. Your business strategies and processes can make or break your organization and pennies absolutely matter. Before you make your bid, watch this webinar.
This session covers:
- Tremendous insight into how the marketplace operate.
- How to effectively manage your bids so that you can win and lose the right business.
- How you can lean on technology for bid management and pricing.
- How to create your own eco-system for pricing in a volatile marketplace.
- How to make better decisions with rating guideposts and data uniformity.
Get FSMA Ready with TMW & ORBCOMM-
Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 2:00pm
The Food Safety Modernization Act or FSMA is one of the biggest regulations to hit the food transportation industry in recent history. Taking effect on March 31, 2017, this regulation touches temperature control, cleanliness, training, data retention and more and impacts anyone in the business of producing, distributing or transporting perishable foods in the US. Join us for this important, one-hour webinar as we delve into expectations for shippers, loaders, receives and most importantly carriers. Gain a deeper understanding of not only how FSMA will affect your business, but also how ORBCOMM and TMW cold chain telematics and software tools can help you comply.
This session will be presented by industry leading experts from both TMW and ORBCOMM. Our presenters include; Christoph Kalinski, VP Food Safety, and Pharmaceutical Solutions at ORBCOMM, Chris Corlee, Pre-Sales Engineer and TMS Integration Specialist at ORBCOMM and Brian Larwig, VP & GM Appian and Business Intelligence at TMW Systems.