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April 2015 Newsletter
Recap of the latest thoughts, ideas and features.  

Logistics IT Solutions' Role in Near-Record Levels of Trucking Company Acquisitions
Is your company ready for accelerating growth or imminent slowdown in the summer of 2015? Do you even know which event to plan for? Would you be interested to learn about strategies for insulating your business from the effects of these capricious market conditions? Read on for some commentary on why the economic outlook is so unpredictable and what you can do to ensure profitable operations.

TMS Software Eases the Pain of Zero-Based Budgeting
The recently completed private equity-driven acquisition of Kraft Foods Group by HJ Heinz Co. has illustrated an emerging cost-cutting practice that will surely be challenging to these newly merged operations. This new practice is being emulated by many industries and operations personnel will be tasked with accommodating the rigorous new cost-cutting efforts. Here's what you need to know about the new practice and how your TMS solution and other Logistics IT tools can help ease the pain.

Feature on Stage Stores and its TMS Implementation
Stage Stores is the country's leading small-town retailer, with 65 percent of stores and 59 percent of sales in towns with populations below 50,000, which are underserved markets with limited competition. Stage Stores operates more than 850 department stores in 40 states under the Bealls, Goody's, Palais Royal, Peebles and Stage brands. These stores are supported by three highly automated distribution centers, located in Texas, Ohio and Virginia.


6 Years Running: UltraShipTMS named Top a 100 Logistics IT Provider
April 21, 2015 - Fair Lawn, NJ - Editor Felecia Stratton contacted UltraShipTMS to confirm that, for the sixth consecutive year, the Ultra organization had earned a spot on Inbound Logistics magazine's "Top 100 Logistics IT Providers" list. The full list will be published in the April 2014 issue. The acknowledged publication of record for the logistics industry, Inbound Logistics recognition is synonymous with achievement in the field of supply chain logistics management.

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