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[PODCAST] Why Shippers Looking for Capacity & High Service Levels Need the Right Carrier Mix & Logistics Fundamentals Focus

Right Carrier Mix

Hello and welcome back to another episode of “The Freight Project Podcast!”

On today’s episode we welcome Andrew Lynch, Co-Founder & President of Zipline Logistics, an award-winning logistics service provider that specializes exclusively in the transportation of retail consumer goods and food and beverage products.

We hope you enjoy “The Freight Project Podcast.” You can subscribe and find this podcast on Apple iTunes, Google Play, Spotify, Soundcloud, YouTube, and iHeartRadio!

We’ll publish every Tuesday right on the Cerasis blog and Freight Institute. We hope you enjoy!

“The Freight Project Podcast” – Episode 10 – Shippers With the Right Carrier Mix Compete More Effectively

In this episode Andrew of Zipline Logistics and Cerasis’ Marketing Manager & “The Freight Project Podcast” host, Adam Robinson, will learn more about Zipline Logistics’ focus and expertise as it relates to CPG retail customers who are looking to stay competitive, reduce costs, and achieve improved customer experience.

In this “The Freight Project Podcast” episode you’ll hear:

  • How in the retail space it is vital that marketing, sales, and the supply chain & logistics teams collaborate to achieve shared goals of consistent logistics.
  • Why having the right carrier mix and how improved carrier relations is important for consistent logistics practices.
  • What are some not so commonly known tips, as it relates to be more carrier friendly, that shippers should focus on to find capacity during this capacity crunch.
  • Why advanced technologies such as blockchain, AI, and the IoT get a lot of attention, but that focusing on real-life solutions to issues like labor shortage, safety, and capacity sourcing instead of wasting so much breath on disruptions that won’t take place for decades is more productive for those who work in freight. 

We hope you enjoy this very first episode of The Freight project podcast!

Listen to “Why Shippers Who want to Find Capacity & Keep Service Levels High Must have the Right Carrier Mix & Focus on the Logistics Fundamentals” on Spreaker.

Capacity & Carrier Metrics Resources to Download

The Great Capacity Crunch: The Current State, Future Outlook, and How Shippers Can Thrive in Any Capacity Crunch

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