In today’s fast-moving 3PL operating environment, the epitome of having
The TMS provided the following benefits to the client:
Capacity planning: The TMS helped the client plan their transportation capacity and identify potential bottlenecks in advance, enabling them to proactively manage any
In a constantly evolving industry, it is even more evident that today’s supply chain leaders must be able to demonstrate an ability to shift gears at any given moment. To balance the challenges in today’s supply chain operations, industry leaders need to focus on using an intelligent, modernized approach to transportation management.
Open Sky Group’s team of talented consultants are the solution to your challenges. Our experts can collaborate with you team, strategically evaluating the capabilities of your transportation management, and offering you the tools needed to improve your company’s operations.
The client in focus is a large manufacturer of consumer goods with distribution centers across the United States. The client faced several challenges in its transportation management capabilities, including a lack of visibility into shipment tracking, inefficient routing, and carrier capacity constraints. The company’s transportation costs were also higher than industry averages, leading to lower profitability and reduced competitiveness.
Open Sky Group worked closely with the client to understand their transportation management needs and worked to develop a strategic plan that would meet the company’s unique requirements and work to help standardize processes. The solution included the implementation of a Transportation Management System (TMS) that would provide the client with end-to-end visibility into their shipments, the transparency needed to help optimize their transportation operations and deliver consistent outcomes with both speed and agility.
With Open Sky Group as their implementation provider, the client was able to see several benefits of a TMS including:
Open Sky Group’s TMS implementation helped the client optimize their transportation operations, reduce transportation costs, and improve service levels. By implementing a TMS, the client was able to gain end-to-end visibility into their shipments, optimize their shipping routes, and choose the most efficient and cost-effective carriers. As a result, the client was able to improve their profitability, competitiveness, and customer satisfaction.