Crux Systems Insights

Powering the next generation of ocean visibility

May 8, 2019 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics, News

The logistics and supply chain industry has been headed in the direction of real-time, multi-modal visibility for some time. However, real supply chain visibility involves knowing more than just the location of your cargo.

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Meet us at the VMA International Trade Symposium

May 1, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Come meet us at the VMA International Trade Symposium May 8-10 in Norfolk, Virginia. Our CEO Eric Klein and other panelists will discuss disruptive technologies in logistics.

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Meet us at IndEx 2019

April 30, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Come meet us at the Industrial Exchange conference May 6-8 in Miami, Florida. On day three of the conference, our CEO Eric Klein and other panelists will discuss how to leverage technology to improve your supply chain. We'd love to see you there!

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Global apparel market

April 16, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Since the U.S. is no longer a major apparel manufacturer but one of the largest apparel consumption markets in the world, we’ve seen an increase in the value of apparel imports.

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Baby products market

March 26, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

As with many categories of consumer goods, the purchase of baby products has been shifting from brick-and-mortar stores to websites and mobile applications. 

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Packaging: an integral part of the supply chain

March 22, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

Packaging isn't just a box or a container. It's a coordinated system of preparing goods for safe, cost-effective, and efficient movement throughout the entire supply chain that eventually leads to optimizing consumer value, sales, and profits.

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Providing supply chain visibility to your sales team

Your logistics team may know what’s going on with your shipments, but what about the rest of the company?

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The growing global market for batteries

February 20, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics

The global lithium-ion battery market is expected to reach $100 billion by 2025, registering a CAGR of 17%. The growth of the battery industry is largely due to the growing demand for electric vehicles, with some estimates predicting that there will be140 million electric cars on roads...

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Meet us at TPM19

February 7, 2019 by Kathleen Kong |

Logistics, News, Shipping

Come meet us at the TPM conference March 3-6 in Long Beach, California. On day three of the conference, Sentury Tire will present their case study about how they integrated their supply chain visibility data with Salesforce to provide better service to their customers. We'd love to see...

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When General Average is declared in a disaster

January 30, 2019 by Jennifer Colvin |

Logistics

General Average is a principle of maritime law that requires all stakeholders to share any losses resulting from extreme events that threaten the safety of the vessel, cargo, and crew. In recent years, General Average has been declared when there has been a fire on a vessel, or when a...

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