Crux Systems Insights

Logistics companies in the collaborative economy

August 24, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics, Trucking

More and more companies are finding innovative ways to tap into the collaborative economy and make use of idle resources or excess capacity. While companies that enable people to get what they need directly from their peers are most often associated with the collaborative economy (like...

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Terminal collaboration

July 29, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Terminals

Collaboration is a growing focus in the logistics industry. Given pressures from increasing imports and the growing number of mega-ships, more attention is being paid to ways that terminals and shipping lines can work together.

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Freight bottlenecks in the US and Asia

July 17, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

Terminals

The number of imports to West Coast ports has decreased this year, while imports to East Coast ports have increased. Surprisingly, the biggest driver has been China, not the backups at West Cost ports, according to the research company Zepol.

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Welcome to the team

July 8, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

News

We’re happy to announce a new member of our team, Maxwell Mears.

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Delivering efficiently today

June 29, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Shipping, Terminals, Trucking

The backlog of cargo at West Coast ports has been clearing up, but problems still remain.

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Faster turnaround times for trucks - via Port Strategy

June 22, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

News

Last week, our CEO Eric Klein spoke with Port Strategy about how Crux Systems is helping truckers better manage deliveries, gain visibility into routes and speed up processing.

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Help test our beta app

June 8, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Trucking

We’re getting ready to release our new app, which will help improve turnaround times for street trucks picking up and delivering cargo to marine terminals. But first, we’re looking for a few trucking companies who would like to help test our beta app.

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We're hiring!

May 29, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

News

At Crux Systems, we're building applications from the ground up to change the logistics market. If you’d like to join our team, email us at jobs@cruxsystems.com with a link to your LinkedIn profile and your GitHub profile (if you’d like to showcase any projects or contributions) and...

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Appointments

May 26, 2015 by Jennifer Colvin |

Terminals, Trucking

The problems with gate congestion extend beyond marine terminals. But too often, the solutions only address issues at the marine terminal gates.

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Seamless gate processing

May 19, 2015 by Eric Klein |

Terminals, Trucking

Our mission is to help trucks move through marine terminals faster. To do this, we partner with gate providers to bring truckers through the gate processing in a seamless manner.

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