How to Maintain Cost Control Through Multi-Modal Shipping
Multi-modal shipping encompasses the use of two or more modes, ranging from ocean freight through over-the-road (OTR) modes to final delivery. In today’s modern supply chains, multi-modal shipping is a necessity for handling the demands for fast, inexpensive, and global deliveries. It can help you control costs, while also improving customer service levels. To achieve true success, multi-modal shipping requires due diligence, end-to-end collaboration, and visibility.
This white paper will bring the real-world implications of multi-modal shipping to light, including:
- The challenges of the logistics industry as a whole, how it shapes freight strategy during peak season, and how multi-modal shipping will play out in the new year.
- The unique challenges in building multi-modal shipping options, including securing the best carrier network and providing customers with more transparency into shipping processes.
- The stark benefits of success in multi-modal shipping, such as access to more capacity, drivers, and delivery options.
- How shippers can prepare to implement and start using multi-modal shipping immediately.