LTL Expert in partnership with F. Curtis Barry & Company hosted another great webinar.
Inbound freight management impacts gross margin, purchasing staff productivity, inventory control, receipt processing and fulfillment operations. Direct-to-consumer retailers spend an average of 2% – 4% of gross sales on vendor inbound freight; ranking it among the top eight operational expenses.
A consortium is an association of two or more individuals, companies, or organizations with the objective of participating in a common activity or pooling their resources for achieving a common goal. Many small to mid-sized companies are finding that there is power in numbers. Your company may qualify to join special industry consortiums designed to provide freight savings and other value-added services.
- Introduced buying consortiums for specific industries;
- Highlighted strategies to reduce freight costs;
- Outlined best practices to take charge of inbound freight; and
- Described a transportation management system available to many consortiums.
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