Date Added: Jun 2009
Transportation remains one of the top five expenditures for manufacturers and distributors. As companies look to be more responsive to marketplace demand and economic fluctuations, gaining control over transportation activity and costs is more critical now more than ever. "A 5% reduction in transportation cost has the same P&L impact as a 30% increase in sales." - Leading industry analyst firm Paying close attention to these ten control factors can help you both improve transportation performance and reduce costs. This simple checklist will help you possible areas for improvement and begin the corrective action process.