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Distribution and Logistics

Solve helps companies in the transportation and logistics industry overcome challenges in this highly competitive market through automated data collection and report/report generation, providing valuable insights into the business in record time.

Our BI solutions have improved our Distribution/Logistics clients by:

 

  • Reducing Labor Costs
  • Improving Efficiency of Supply Chain
  • Identifying Equipment Performance Issues
  • Route Optimization
  • Improve Forecasting

Case Studies

Implemented a full end-to-end BI Program for an integrated logistics client that provides technology solutions to help companies meet typical transportation challenges including moving freight, freight exchange, distribution and supply chain solutions.

 

The company’s biggest challenges are to reduce total cost, recognize transport trends, manage compliance and identify outcomes that are more efficient.

 

Solve assisted in requirements gathering, installed BI platform, connected data sources and built out dashboards and reports for analytical insight into the business areas for:

 

  • Customer Analysis
  • Shipments by Origin
  • Metrics by Destination Zip Code
  • Pod Budgets
  • Shipment Maps
  • Weather Metrics
  • Lane Miles Metrics
  • Net Revenue Analytics

 

Training and mentoring were also an integral part of the project success and allowed our client to continue to build out analytics solutions as the business continued to adopt and recognize the value of the insight now available to them.

Provided Mentoring and Training expertise for a logistics company that provides services to companies looking to ship items in a more cost effective manner. Solve assisted with their implementation of Qlik Sense technology, connectivity to the data sources and provided recommendations for implementing best practices for Security, ETL infrastructure, Application Design, Mapping, and Geospatial Analysis.

 

Our client is a technology-driven freight brokerage company specializing in LTL, full truckload, expedited and managed transportation solutions. The analytics program provided insight into the optimization and efficiency of their freight movement, orders, route data models, matching shipper demand and carrier capacity in near real-time.