GTS Blog

Time Sensitive Shipping Tips: Infographic

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Apr 1, 2017 5:00:00 PM

GTS moves critical shipments nationally and globally. These tips will help your time sensitive shipments move easily and arrive on time.

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Topics: JIT, Domestic Freight Management, time sensitive, ltl

How to Make Customized Expedite Work for You

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 4:26:56 PM

 What do you think of when you hear the word expedite? For most people, expedite = expensive.

That’s why they are reserved for only the most important and time-sensitive freight.

But what if there was a way to customize your expedited shipping, walking backwards and step-by-step to find value and make it more economical?

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Topics: Freight, Logistics, JIT, time sensitive

10 Things You Need to Know About Successful JIT Partnerships

Posted by Ascent Global Logistics on Mar 30, 2017 2:38:24 PM

Increasing consumer demands mean that suppliers and customers have to work together to satisfy the end-user. In today’s economy, that means switching from traditional logistics to JIT, which means smaller quantities of products are moving from suppliers to customers as they are needed, rather than being shipped in mass quantities and sitting in a warehouse

JIT has many benefits, including:

- Improved quality

- Reduced costs

- Increased market share for both parties



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Topics: Logistics, JIT