JUNE 2006

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TMS: Pulling it all Together
If you are running a Transportation Management System, you'll want to read this article. If you're not running a TMS, you'll want to read it even more. And to help you evaluate the TMS that's right for your company, check out this chart comparing and contrasting the top systems on the market.
M2M could impact logistics management sooner than you think. Are you ready? Here's a quick primer.
Global Logistics Guide
Did you miss our reader-acclaimed Global Logistics Guide in the March issue? Follow this link to get a birds-eye view of select countries' capabilities to support logistics, transportation, and supply chain management best practices.


Microsoft's New SCM Dynamic

Microsoft brought us Windows; now it wants to open the door to supply chain efficiency. Will its collaborative solutions provide logistics managers a brighter outlook?


UPS Supply Chain Solutions
Logistics visionaries have talked for years about eliminating or at least reducing the role of inventory in modern supply chains. What is appealing in this vision is the reduction in logistics costs and the fulfillment cycle. Learn how a direct-to-store or distribution bypass approach to global fulfillment can lead to a leaner supply chain.



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