David Kiger – Entrepreneur and Business Leader in the Modern Market

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A successful entrepreneur, David Kiger founded Worldwide Express and has led its expansion to become a major global shipping logistics service provider with more than 30,000 customers. Widely regarded as an expert in business strategy and tactics, particularly for entrepreneurs and small business owners, David Kiger has published articles for a number of media outlets.… Read More…

How to set practical and functional KPIs

How to set practical and functional KPIs

Many things come into play when addressing the topic of logistics and the statistics examples commonly associated with the matter. Key Performance Indicators (or KPIs) are just one example. Supply chain managers, or pretty much every single individual that has anything to do with the proper management of a company’s supply chain, as David Kiger…

This Is How Machine Learning Is Impacting The World Of Logistics

This Is How Machine Learning Is Impacting The World Of Logistics

What is machine learning and how does it apply to logistics? It seems that as of lately, machine learning has been another term that gets thrown around repeatedly when people talk about the supply chain, logistics and all around optimization of processes. In order to better understand this phenomenon, we first need to be familiar…

Logistics ethics: How do you set your limits?

Logistics ethics: How do you set your limits?

In the business world, ethics is a subject that involves several ambiguities but it is still an issue of the utmost importance. Ethics in the logistics world reflects a way of living in the professional field, and, of course, exposes a personal lifestyle. Remember that business is not done between machines: Businesses are made between…

The Best Tips For Selecting Transportation Partners

The Best Tips For Selecting Transportation Partners

Transportation modes and carriers are one of the main concerns of logistics experts and leaders of the industry. More often than not they will tell you that some of the biggest blunders they have made in their career have to do with transportation-related incidents. Here at David Kiger’s Blog we often mention the fact that…

Dimensional Weight: A Recent Packaging Approach

Dimensional Weight: A Recent Packaging Approach

Within the logistics and supply chain spheres, it is possible to find a sheer array of terms and sub-processes that come into play when trying to get the whole picture. It is 2017 and it is quite clear that next year will be crucial for the way prices of small packages and LTL, commonly referred…

The Best Ways To Use Data Effectively In Logistics

The Best Ways To Use Data Effectively In Logistics

Data analysis has become one of the most important tools for the logistics sector when it comes to customer experiences, the efficiency of operations and new business models. The information gathered is crucial in allowing business to gain an operational advantage and a true edge against competitors and shaping the landscape of the world of…

Warehousing logistics: The basics you should know

Warehousing logistics: The basics you should know

The interrelation between logistics and storage is an undeniable issue, and, indeed, it is of the utmost importance to learn it. The three fundamental pillars of this relationship are, on the one hand, the elimination and recycling of unnecessary materials (one of Kaizen’s keys,) on the other hand, the planning, design, supply, and production of…

Big Data And The Success Of The Supply Chain

Big Data And The Success Of The Supply Chain

Big data is broadly defined as a massive volume of information that is not structured and that needs to be processed by special means like specialized software or detailed database strategies in order to be utilized for specific purposes. The importance of Big Data cannot be overstated so it comes as no surprise that it…

Innovation and Logistics: Disruptors and Game Changers

Innovation and Logistics: Disruptors and Game Changers

Today’s juncture has seen the emergence of a myriad of innovators whose nature ranges from simple start-up companies to government associations. They have, as the current corporate and business landscape demands, come up with quite exciting ideas that help companies and businesses, in general, meet the demands of modern supply chain model. For instance, it…

This Is The Revolution Of Transportation Logistics In The US

This Is The Revolution Of Transportation Logistics In The US

Transportation in logistics is one of the most important components of the supply chain. Transportation is an area that links the many different moments in logistics and brings them together and it is also one of the most notorious components of the whole operation since it is the one that most directly affects customers from…

Why Logistics are Essential to Business Strategy?

Why Logistics are Essential to Business Strategy?

Logistical aspects have always played a key and strategic role in business. Irrespective of whether it is about wholesalers, retailers, logistical considerations span beyond simple inventory management and transportation to address one of the most crucial factors in business success: location. Location in relation to markets and different sources of supplies. Logistics concern are in…

What Is The Deal With Drones And Robots In Logistics?

What Is The Deal With Drones And Robots In Logistics?

As we have mentioned countless times here in David Kiger’s Blog, technology today is advancing at a pace that makes it difficult sometimes to keep up with. Businesses are having trouble adapting to the newest demands of the market simply because they seem to change too much and by the time a new technology has…