by mark - April 24, 2019 - Business Intelligence

In the age of big data, it’s crucial that the disparate systems that interpret that data are able to do so accurately. Even the slightest mistake or inconsistency could have…

by Intelligent Audit - January 24, 2019 - Small Parcel

Though Amazon has been playing the long game when it comes to shipping, it now seems that they are going full-speed-ahead. In typical Amazon fashion, the company is undercutting the…

by Intelligent Audit - January 17, 2019 - Freight Shipping

One of the greatest beneficiaries of a booming economy has been the transportation industry. In particular, the impacts of eCommerce, higher consumer confidence, and a stronger job market have helped…

by Intelligent Audit - January 4, 2019 - International Trade

While the US/China trade war has been widely discussed in terms of its effect on shippers, less focus has been put on the ongoing chaos surrounding Brexit – Brittian’s exit…

by Intelligent Audit - December 5, 2018 - International Trade

At the G20 Summit in Argentina, a huge announcement was made – a “pause” was put on the ongoing trade war between China and the United States. The big concession…

by Intelligent Audit - December 3, 2018 - Holiday

As expected, the two biggest shopping days of the year – Black Friday and Cyber Monday – smashed all previous records. While it was no surprise, the sheer volume of…

by Intelligent Audit - November 12, 2018 - UPS

A collective sigh of relief was heard throughout the shipping world as news of a newly agreed upon contract between the Teamsters and UPS has emerged. For the last 2…

by Intelligent Audit - November 7, 2018 - Freight Shipping

It could be argued that no company in history has had the kind of dominant effect on an industry as Amazon, it even has its own name – The Amazon…

by Intelligent Audit - November 6, 2018 - FedEx

Continuing the trend of price increases for carriers, FedEx has recently announced changes to its pricing for 2019. Leading up to the 2019 changes, FedEx has made slight changes to…

by Intelligent Audit - November 1, 2018 - UPS

As we’ve reported on several occasions over the last month, UPS management, the rank and file members, and the Teamsters leadership are embroiled in a contract dispute that has gone…

by Intelligent Audit - October 24, 2018 - UPS

Recently, we reported on the dramatic developments relating to the UPS/Teamsters contract negotiations. While a tentative agreement was made between the Teamsters leadership and UPS management, the agreement was effectively…

by Intelligent Audit - October 22, 2018 - E-commerce

Of the various things that are causing uncertainty in the shipping world and the economy as a whole, the re-orientation of the United States’ relationship with the rest of the…