Many manufacturers, wholesalers and distribution companies are paying too much for their inbound shipments. The additional costs are buried in the price of the goods being shipped. This webinar by Joe Lynch explains that companies need to pay for the cost of shipping directly to realize the cost savings. The inbound shipment costs are typically for truckload, less than truckload (LTL) and small package transportation.
When receiving inbound goods from their suppliers, many companies let their suppliers purchase and then pass on the cost of transporting those goods. Using this approach, purchasing does not have to get involved with the purchase of inbound transportation. Letting suppliers select and pay for inbound freight means the costs are hidden from purchasing - This is a big mistake!
In this program, you will learn how to:
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Who should attend
People in finance, purchasing and operations who work in the manufacturing, distribution and wholesale businesses that receive inbound shipments from their suppliers.
Joe Lynch is the founder of The Logistics of Logistics, a logistics training and consulting firm. Joe specializes in helping logistics and transportation companies grow their sales. Joe also works with manufacturers, retailers, distributors and wholesalers to select and manage their logistics providers (3PLs, broke... More info