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Archives for December 2015

Reflections: TMC’s Past and Future

GlobalReflectionThe end of a year provides a natural point of reflection. I think we all take measure of where we’ve been and where we want to go. It has been a while since we’ve written about TMC’s past and future, so I thought I’d take a minute to talk about how and why TMC was founded and what we are excited about going forward.

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How Manual Consolidation is Costing You Money – A Case Example

Consolidation TMCIn my last blog post, I explained how consolidating orders to create routing and scheduling plans is much more complicated than widely assumed.

So complicated, in fact, that doing the calculations manually often results in costly errors.

That’s why automating the process makes a lot of sense.

Still, some freight managers understandably find it difficult to accept that paying for an automated version of such a routine operation saves money and improves customer service.

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