Adam Robinson

Adam Robinson

State of Logistics Outsourcing: Plenty of Room for Growth as Shipper Dissatisfaction & Technology Expectations Increase

Mar 11, 2015
3PL companies are starting to rise to meet the challenge. Already, a number of 3PL companies are using augmented reality and a few have even started experimenting with drone delivery. Considering the emerging markets, availability of technologies and the...

13 Key Considerations when Selecting a 3PL & 3PL vs 4PL

Mar 9, 2015
When it comes to efficient and cost-effective over the road transportation management, it is absolutely crucial that you be working with a trustworthy 3PL. Understanding the potential value of a 3PL early in the process is crucial to saving money and...

The Future of Logistics: Are 3PL Companies Ready to Adopt these 4 Emerging Technologies?

Jan 19, 2015
This first post is part one of a two-part series on the future of logistics. In today’s post, we will cover the four emerging technologies which 3PLs must consider as a part of their service offerings. In the least, 3PLs must understand these emerging...

Logistics and Transportation Expenses: Understanding Their Role in the Cost of Doing Business

Jan 12, 2015
As logistics and transportation expenses take a larger bite out of every sales dollar, companies must continually analyze their freight expense relationship to their overall cost of doing business. Unfortunately, many companies lack the technical...

5 Fundamental Practices to Make The Implementation of Warehouse Technology Pay off Big Time

Dec 18, 2014
Warehouse operations and their efficiency are a key to any company that deals with freight, shipping and inventories. When efficiency lags behind however, orders are lost and things get out of control.

Electronic Data Interchange or EDI in Transportation: Breaking Down What it is and How It Works

Dec 15, 2014
Cerasis marketing expert Adam Robinson has started a new series on electronic data interchange or EDI in transportation. What it is, how it works, and the most common transaction codes for EDI in transportation.

Freight Classification Errors, Re-Weighs, & Other Common Freight Adjustments Are Eating Your Bottom Line’s Lunch

Dec 10, 2014
Keeping the supply chain operation at peak efficiency requires efficient and economic transportation of goods. This all starts with an eye to detail towards the most effective transportation management practices.

3PL Providers: 7 Core Reasons to Outsource Non-Core Functions, Like Transportation Management to One

Oct 17, 2014
In today’s up and down economy every shipper is looking to find strategic advantages over their competition. The biggest hurdle for logistics and transportation managers continues to be, how I get my product to my customer in the most cost effective,...

5 Educational Supply Chain Infographics Covering the SCM, Logistics, Transportation, Distribution and 3PLs

Sep 15, 2014
Adam Robinson from Cerasis oversees five examples that reveal interesting data, best practices, and tips related to the supply chain, logistics, transportation, distribution and 3PLs industries.

Manufacturing Industry Pros Share Why Manufacturing Is Important to the Economy

Sep 3, 2014
"Why is a third party logistics company talking about manufacturing, you ask? It’s because, like manufacturers ourselves, we view manufacturing as vital to the economy."