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[Parcel Forum 2022] Advanced Strategies for Parcel Rate Shopping in an Evolving Supply Chain Era

Watch the live presentation from Mark Taylor of Korber and Justin Cramer of ProShip at Parcel Forum 2022. Inventory shortages and inflation have driven prices up for all goods to levels not seen for over 40 years. In addition, shippers must ensure their redesigned supply chains not only meet the unique needs of this changing era but also manage the costs in an environment where every essential (e.g., labor, fuel and inventory) is more expensive. Now more than ever, it’s essential that shippers focus on robust and flexible transportation programs that allow for capacity shortages and business continuity. In this session, you’ll learn the advanced strategies to take parcel rate shopping to the next level. We’ll go beyond the basics and discuss the best practices when using advanced methodology for rate shopping. Skill Level: Intermediate - Advanced LEARNING OBJECTIVES -Determine the optimal service and pricing for your parcel shipping needs with advanced rate shopping -How automating the process and leveraging your technology systems can save your organization up to 30% -Gain an understanding of the future effect on different carriers, service levels and modes of transportation