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The leading 3PL and Warehouse Management Solutions provider in Cold Storage invites experts in supply chain and logistics to tell us your story.Take ten minutes out of your busy day to provide us with the benefit of your expertise. Get the exclusive report by taking the 10 question survey!  https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/HighJumpGlobal3PLsurvey A global survey will kick off… Read more »

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Total Vs True Cost of Ownership

According to Gartner Inc., one of the world’s leading IT research and advisory companies, Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) “…includes hardware and software acquisition, management and support, communications, end-user expenses and the opportunity cost of downtime, training and other productivity losses.” When 3PL providers calculate their TCO for their technology investments, the upfront costs are easily definable… Read more »

Elevating 3PL Performance to the Next Level

The HighJump User Conference in Las Vegas (April 19 -22, 2015) brought together experts to discuss the state of the industry and give partners and customers tools to help their businesses continue to grow and succeed. In the highly competitive outsourced logistics industry, the battle for retaining existing customers is constantly being fought. Meeting service… Read more »

How 3PLs Can Manage Customers without Losing Their Sanity

In a recent article for Logistics Viewpoints, our own Chuck Fuerst discusses how a flexible warehouse management system (WMS) creates a competitive advantage for 3PLs by helping them manage and overcome fierce pricing pressures and the continuous need to offer more complex services. On-boarding new customers in days (not months), managing a multitude of expectations (while staying profitable)… Read more »

CEOs of 3PLs Expect Industry Growth

In North America, 3PL CEOs are confident the industry is growing.  According to a survey sponsored by Penske Logistics, the top 27 largest 3PLs in the world, 75% were profitable. “Companies will look to 3PLs to optimise their services from warehousing to cross-border shipping in Mexico,” Penske’s Joe Carlier, senior vice president of sales said…. Read more »

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HighJump Software Named to Food Logistics 2014 FL100+

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We are pleased to announce today that HighJump Software, a global provider of supply chain management software, has been named to Food Logistics’ eleventh annual FL100+ list, which appears in the November/December 2014 issue. The editors of Food Logistics profile software and technology providers that hold influential roles in the global food and beverage supply… Read more »

Who are the top Global WMS Vendors?

According to Research and Markets, HighJump Software is a key vendor for the Global WMS Market 2014-2018.  Other vendors include Manhattan, Oracle, RedPrairie and SAP. This report details the WMS market.  They project the Global WMS market will grow at a CAGR of 16.7% from 2013 to 2018. Check out the full report here: http://www.prnewswire.com/news-releases/global-warehouse-management-systems-wms-market-2014-2018-key-vendors-are-highjump-software-manhattan-associates-oracle-redprairie-and-sap-274808761.html

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Is Amazon a 3PL?

As Amazon expands into logistics services, the giant retailer is taking on more of the characteristics of a third-party logistics (3PL) company. How might that shape the industry’s competitive landscape? “Amazon.com has come a long way since its founder and chief executive officer, Jeff Bezos, envisioned the company as a virtual bookstore. It has evolved… Read more »

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Top 5 Tips for 3PLs to Gain a Competitive Advantage in 2015

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“Preparing for the year ahead is an exercise just about every business undergoes this time of the year. But third-party logistics (3PLs) providers in particular have the unique challenge of constantly improving upon how they work with shippers, and in the face of the FedEx/UPS rate changes coming in January, finding new ways to reduce… Read more »

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