As supply chain optimization consultants, we are always happy to share our experience and expertise with other seasoned industry executives and leaders. Earlier this month, Zero Down’s CEO Brad A. McBride penned an informative article on carrier contract negotiations for PARCEL Industry [...]
With the first half of the year behind us, this is a great time to take a look back at all that we’ve achieved thus far. A lot has been done, but we’re just getting started! This year at Zero Down Supply Chain Solutions, our focus has been on creating strategic improvements with our clients [...]
Did you hear the news? We’re excited to announce the launch of our new high-tech, cloud-based Transportation Management System (TMS). As a valuable addition to our full suite of associated services, the new transport management system software includes upgraded capabilities and an easy-to-use [...]
As the final step of the delivery process from a distribution center or facility to the end user, last mile delivery can range from a few blocks to 100 miles. Though it may only be a small part of the shipment’s journey in terms of distance, that final stretch is actually the most crucial. With [...]
Companies are raising salaries for supply chain executives in an effort to compensate for the increased costs of making and moving goods. According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, the average salary for supply chain professionals rose 4.1% in 2017, outpacing broader U.S. wage [...]
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