How Machine Learning is Transforming Logistics

Greg Carter, Chief Technology Officer Blog Post, Homepage, News, Technology

For today’s logistics professionals, machine learning is more than a buzzword. If you’re shipping goods anywhere in the world, there’s a chance you’re already the beneficiary of machine learning technology – an innovation that is helping reshape the logistics and supply chain industry. But you don’t have to be in the industry to experience machine learning. Every time you order …

Uber Freight: a Real Disrupter for 3PLs?

Bob Farrell Blog Post, Homepage, Technology

The launch of the Uber Freight app in 2016 naturally received a lot of attention when parent company Uber shared its vision of a future that marginalizes the value of freight brokers and 3PLs in the nation’s supply chains. The app is designed to connect shippers with truck drivers and carriers by communicating in real-time. Uber Freight believes its app …

GlobalTranz Announces Launch of New Enterprise Freight Management Technology Platform – GTZrave

GTZ Homepage, Press Release, Technology

PHOENIX, ARIZONA – April 11, 2017 – GlobalTranz Enterprises, Inc., a leading technology-driven freight management solution provider, today announced the launch of GTZrave™ – its next-generation technology platform. The GTZrave logistics technology platform delivers a comprehensive suite of capabilities designed to align shippers, carriers and freight agents for more efficient and effective movement of freight. Over the past few years, …

3 Ways Freight Brokers Lower Your Shipping Costs

GTZ Blog Post, Homepage, Logistics Best Practices, Technology

Freight brokers act as the intermediary between shippers and carriers. They have the network, the experience and the resources to fulfill orders and get shipments where they need to be. Yet, like anyone serving as a liaison, they are always fighting the stigma that they’re an unnecessary and expensive part of the equation. “Why pay a freight broker to move …

Logistics Technology Innovation – Q&A with GlobalTranz CTO

GTZ Blog Post, Homepage, Technology

GlobalTranz is investing heavily in logistics technology innovation and leading the market with its freight brokerage technology products for less-than-truckload (LTL), full truckload (TL), carrier selection and freight agent lead generation. This week, GlobalTranz CTO Greg Carter participated in a Q&A interview with Superb Crew in which he elaborated on the value GlobalTranz delivers to shippers, carriers and freight agents. …

Freight Brokerage Value vs Uber Freight Buzz

Freight Brokerage Value vs. Uber Freight Buzz

GTZ Blog Post, Logistics Best Practices, Technology

The launch of Uber Freight got quite a bit of press last month, as Uber shared its vision of cutting out the middleman in freight movement by connecting shippers directly with available carriers and providing real-time pricing. Uber is not the first to attempt this model. Other companies have tried it with mixed results and minimal disruption to the traditional …