Three ways to improve ocean booking processes
What if I told you many of today’s ocean shipping problems occur before containers are even loaded on a vessel? The good news: You can tackle these issues in relatively short order. Here's how to get started.
October 01, 2021

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The Friday Five: Expelliarmus! Port chaos knocks out Harry Potter inventory

The Friday Five: Expelliarmus! Port chaos knocks out Harry Potter inventory

Hold my butter beer: Port chaos causes retailers to run out of Harry Potter stock, liquor and beer shortages make this writer consider stockpiling, Maersk takes action and more in this week’s Friday Five!
October 15, 2021
The Friday Five: Go Big or Go Home Depot — Walmart does both with first GoLocal customer

The Friday Five: Go Big or Go Home Depot — Walmart does both with first GoLocal customer

Walmart's GoLocal service lands its first customer, tips to improve your ocean booking processes, California oil spill linked to possible anchored ship and the Michelin Man rides again. All this and more in this week’s Friday Five!
October 08, 2021
The Friday Five: What does the power crunch mean for logistics?

The Friday Five: What does the power crunch mean for logistics?

A power crisis in Europe and Asia and desperation from global transport workers continue to fuel supply chain chaos. Plus, powerhouse Nike is still struggling and the toilet paper saga returns in this week's Friday Five.
October 01, 2021
Three ways to improve ocean booking processes

Three ways to improve ocean booking processes

What if I told you many of today’s ocean shipping problems occur before containers are even loaded on a vessel? The good news: You can tackle these issues in relatively short order. Here's how to get started.
October 01, 2021
The Friday Five: Holiday season could be a surprise nightmare for retailers

The Friday Five: Holiday season could be a surprise nightmare for retailers

Holiday merchandise is at risk, retailers take bold shipping actions, global leaders are called on to take environmental action, and more in this week’s Friday Five.
September 24, 2021
The Friday Five: Consumers boost retail spending despite supply chain strains

The Friday Five: Consumers boost retail spending despite supply chain strains

U.S. demand increases and Maersk continues its acquisition spree as even more pressure is heaped on the already strained supply chain. All this and more in this week's Friday Five.
September 17, 2021
The Friday Five: Ocean shipping just got easier for LSPs

The Friday Five: Ocean shipping just got easier for LSPs

LSPs have a new way to manage ocean cargo chaos, colleges are rethinking supply chain lesson plans, IKEA takes ocean shipping in its own hands, and Portland may stop being weird.
September 10, 2021
Slync.io Introduces Booking and Allocation Management Solution

Slync.io Introduces Booking and Allocation Management Solution

Logistics service providers can dramatically accelerate ocean carrier booking processes to improve customer outcomes and overcome global freight chaos
September 08, 2021
Slync.io becomes new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic

Slync.io becomes new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic

Slync.io is the new title sponsor of the Dubai Desert Classic—an iconic event that is now a part of the European Tour’s Rolex Series
September 02, 2021