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How SAP Transportation Management helped Postal Industry modernize its services?

Authored by: Vijendra Kargudri Postal Industry Before the advent of telecommunication & e-mail, for centuries, global communication was through the written posts. Globally, the postal industry catered to the distribution of written letters through a multi-modal network, to the remotest part of the land. The process being manual, was slow & inefficient. Today, in the digitalized … Continue reading “How SAP Transportation Management helped Postal Industry modernize its services?”

By: Krypt Team - July 17th, 2020

Understanding the role of Dimensional Weight in Modern Day Shipments

Authored by: Prashanth Prabhakaran Dimensional Weight & its Role For decades, shipping costs have historically been calculated based on gross weight in kilograms or pounds. However, when we continue to charge by weight for large-sized yet “lightweight” or “low-density” packages, the whole affair becomes unprofitable for Freight Carriers due to the amount of space the … Continue reading “Understanding the role of Dimensional Weight in Modern Day Shipments”

By: Krypt Team - June 4th, 2020

4 Major Strategies for Automatic Carrier Selection using SAP TM

Authored by: Shruti Ram Carrier Selection For shipment companies, saving cost is one of the main goals to implement Transportation Management. This is largely done by consolidation, load planning and by selecting cheapest carrier. Facilitation of carrier selection is one of the important features of SAP Transportation Management. SAP TM helps assign the appropriate carrier for … Continue reading “4 Major Strategies for Automatic Carrier Selection using SAP TM”

By: Krypt Team - May 22nd, 2020

Krypt Live Digital Event – Supply Chain & Global Trade | Thursday, May 28th, 2020

Disruptions across the supply chain & global trade landscape has been a norm faced by most global businesses. With a landscape dynamically evolving, for every global trade & supply chain business, the risks involved change rapidly and target shifts further. Added to this is the volatile global geo-political environment under which businesses ought to be compliant … Continue reading “Krypt Live Digital Event – Supply Chain & Global Trade | Thursday, May 28th, 2020”

By: Krypt Team - May 14th, 2020

Shifting from classic Freight Payment to Freight Settlement process

Authored by: Ashish Mallik Evolution of Transportation Business Transportation business especially from Carrier Collaboration standpoint has been rapidly evolving. Owing to increased complexity of contracts with carriers & increasing competition in the market; the traditional procurement & freight payment system is not feasible anymore as a long-term solution. Be it a shipper/supplier or a 3rd … Continue reading “Shifting from classic Freight Payment to Freight Settlement process”

By: Krypt Team - April 24th, 2020

The Top 5 Impacts of COVID-19 on Transportation Management

Authored by: Hariharan Subramanian   With the turn of events in the wake of Coronavirus or COVID-19 pandemic disrupting the entire world over the past few weeks/months, we need to take note that this kind of disruption has never been witnessed or even imagined in our lifetime! Almost every country in the world has reported at … Continue reading “The Top 5 Impacts of COVID-19 on Transportation Management”

By: Krypt Team - April 1st, 2020

Coronavirus and its impact on Global Supply Chain & Logistics

Authored by: Vijendra Kargudri The Pandemic The America/Australia, Britain/Brasil, and China (ABC) were in global news for various reasons, from tariff/trade wars, forest/bush fires, to Brexit. Just when the Chinese were off to celebrate their Lunar New Year and Britain got busy with Brexit, the world got a rude shock. Within few days of its first … Continue reading “Coronavirus and its impact on Global Supply Chain & Logistics”

By: Krypt Team - February 6th, 2020

Maximize your Utilization with SAP Package Builder

Authored by: Shruti Ram Shipping consignment from one point to another can be one of the costliest aspects of a supply chain. More so with expanding distance between the buyer, market, products’ point of origin, adds to the complexities of long supply chains. Added to this are the challenges to manage different modes of transportation and … Continue reading “Maximize your Utilization with SAP Package Builder”

By: Krypt Team - January 30th, 2020