• Freight auditing shines a light on billing errors and costs As shippers look for ways to pare down costs in the largely commoditised air and ocean freight sectors, billing accuracy is one area that is coming under the microscope, driven by disruptive technology start-up companies. Often, legacy billing systems installed by shippers up to 30 years ago, process invoices which include clauses that allow carriers […] Fwd News 0 Comments May 24, 2017
  • Warning on accelerating too far and too fast While mergers and acquisitions are a ‘tried and tested’ method for company expansions, many supply chain firms are now looking to groom their own companies by investing in technology accelerators. “Logistics is notorious for being an old-fashioned business, but changing shipper expectations, new market players, and eroded margins have prompted industry leaders to reassess strategies,” […] Fwd News 0 Comments April 6, 2017