5 Questions That Supply Chain Managers Need to Ask

One of the main ways to assess the overall sustainability of business operation is to take a close look at the supply chain. Oftentimes this is a challenge for businesses, because the evaluation, transparency, and power to rework a practice or product are all typically more difficult beyond the internals of the company itself. However, the supply chain is necessary to give attention to if companies truly want to understand the practices that go into products along with their consequences.

Here are some questions that supply chain managers should ask to make sure the supply chain is consistently optimized.

9 Questions CEOs Should Ask About Their Supply Chains

There are certain questions that CEOs should ask about their supply chains if they want to maintain alignment with business goals along with efficiency.

5 Ways Logistics Can Ensure Supply Chain Success

5 Reasons Why Logistics is Key to Supply Chain Success

Get the right products to the right customers at the right time. Sounds simple enough, right? But anyone experienced in supply chain management knows that fulfilling this one simple promise to your customer base is much more complex than it seems. What's the solution? The secret formula comes through your logistics strategy. Having effective logistics operations makes the difference between surpassing your goals and driving away business. We'll show you five reasons why.

 

How Are Rates for Trucking Operations Calculated?

Trucking rates are calculated based on several different factors. Learn about these different factors along with the terminology for them here at JA Frate.

Top 7 Tips to Minimize Freight Damage or Loss

Any carrier can move freight from point A to point B. Moving your freight damage free can be a different story.  Since you can’t ride along with your shipment, make sure that you are doing what you can to help prevent damage or loss of your shipment.

JA Frate Anniversary

JA Frate Celebrates 45th Anniversary with New Website

September was a month full of celebrations. We gave our logo a much needed makeover and celebrated the 45th anniversary of JA Frate, the 15th Year of JA Logistics, and our 10th year of JA Nationwide. Last but certainly not least, we launched our new web site!