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4 Reasons to Make the Switch to Varsity’s Shipping Solution

11/27/18 10:12 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Industry News, tips, Shipping Software

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Varsity Logistics Transportation Management System (TMS) gives you all-in-one multi-carrier shipping capabilities for your outbound processing needs by providing carrier compliant shipping systems for all major carriers in North America. Varsity software provides carrier certified shipment rating, execution and visibility of shipments in transit with detailed analytics to deliver long-term efficiencies. Now, every aspect of your shipping operation is under control.

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How Varsity Logistics Created Thanksgiving Savings for Texas Turkey Farm

11/16/18 10:19 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Shipping Software, Holiday

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For one company this Thanksgiving, turkey dinner will be sweeter thanks to Varsity Logistics.

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Come meet Varsity Logistics at the VAI Prevail show in Nashville!

10/18/18 1:46 PM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Trade Shows, events, Varsity Logistics, Shipping Software, Industry News

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Varsity Logistics is excited to showcase its industry-leading software at the VAI Customer Conference in Nashville, Nov. 8-10, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Conference Center.

Attendees will have an opportunity to meet Varsity President Yulia Popokh and Director of Sales Charlie Hawkins, plus learn about Varsity’s deeply integrated shipping and TMS functionality with VAI’s latest release of S2K.

 

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Will Zone Skipping Work for You? Find Out Ways to Reduce Costs, Increase Speed

10/9/18 10:00 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Shipping Software, trends, Industry News

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Logistics operators looking to reduce transportation costs and improve transit time might want to consider Zone Skipping, a logistics technique that consolidates individual packages and ships them directly to a parcel carrier’s induction hub that’s closer in proximity to the final destination points of the consolidated packages.

 

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Meet Varsity Executives at COMMON 2018 in Pittsburgh!

10/3/18 1:00 PM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Industry News, Shipping Software, Trade Shows, events

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Varsity Logistics, the industry-leading shipping software provider will be meeting and greeting attendees at COMMON 2018, Oct. 15-17 at the Pittsburgh Marriott City Center.

 

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5 Ways a TMS Will Help You Weather Market Irregularities

8/27/18 2:32 PM / by Varsity Logistics posted in TMS, 3PL, Varsity Logistics, Logistics Software

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A perfect storm of weather events, regulatory restrictions, and economic unrest can wreak havoc on the transportation market in getting goods to market.

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Everything is bigger in Texas, including the industrial real estate market for warehousing

8/6/18 11:15 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Warehouse Software, 3PL, Logistics Software, Varsity Logistics, Shipping Software

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The top ten markets for warehouses have been announced by commercial real estate firm JLL. Released in late June, the firm linked both industrial real estate and population growth to determine which markets are expected to boom in coming years.

 

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New report outlines how supply chain collaborations can be improved between vendors and retailers

7/27/18 11:52 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Supply Chain, Shipping Software, Logistics Software, ecommerce, 3PL

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Supply Chain Digest recently published its biannual report that looks at the state of retailer-vendor supply chain relationships. The report is an attempt to get closer to how these relationships are faring in the current moment and what parties on both sides need to make them stronger and more efficient. The editors surveyed over 44 retailers and 165 consumer goods manufacturers including companies like Procter & Gamble, Target, Big Lots, Home Depot, Nike, and JC Penney.

 

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6 Ways Warehouses Can Save Money By Going Green

7/9/18 10:00 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in Varsity Logistics, Go Green, IBM, Logistics Software, Shipping Software, Warehouse Software, 3PL

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The warehouse and logistics industries are not immune to the potential savings generated from “going green.” Eco-friendly warehousing may require upfront dollars, but some strategies, like greater recycling, are free. Besides benefiting the environment, the objective is long-term cost savings. Warehouses that embrace the following six practices will discover efficiencies in their operation that are sustainable over time.

 

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3PL Market Going Strong Due to Stronger Economy, E-Commerce, Tight Warehouse Space

6/20/18 10:28 AM / by Varsity Logistics posted in IBM, Supply Chain, Logistics Software, Varsity Logistics, 3PL, ecommerce

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The third-party logistics (3PL) market is going strong according to a June 2018 report released by Armstrong & Associates, a market research firm located in Milwaukee.

 

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