Ada Cheong

6
Apr

Carrier Booking Management Dashboard

Carrier Booking Management Dashboard  The need for visibility, control, and collaboration is becoming more crucial than ever. The Carrier Booking Management dashboard helps our customers gather visibility over the latest carrier booking space to make better decisions. The dashboard provides a forward view of the space situation by carrier, origin, and destination. The amber portion of the bars indicates the

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31
Mar

Carrier Contract Management (MQC) Dashboard

Carrier Contract Management (MQC) Dashboard  The Carrier Contract Management (MQC) dashboard enables customers to digitize their ocean carrier service contracts and easily manage freight rates regardless of changing market conditions. It provides instant visibility and summarizes the fulfillment status of signed carrier contracts. The MQC table provides an overview of all active contracts as well as how many FEUs have

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24
Nov

VMS® Vessel Map – Enhanced Visuals and Control

VMS® Vessel Map – Enhanced Visuals and Control Shipment visibility is more important today than ever before. Vessel schedules are changing almost daily with vessels backed up at ports and missing normal rotations. Century’s teams are working to improve visibility by capturing and verifying information from myriad sources including carriers, websites, portals, and other networks. We just released an enhanced

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21
Apr

Introducing My Dashboard Creator: Build Custom Dashboards in VMS®

Introducing My Dashboard Creator: Build Custom Dashboards in VMS® Century is excited to introduce My Dashboard Creator – a new feature in VMS® Analytics that will save you valuable time by offering easy access to the data that is most important to you so that you are fully equipped to make informed decisions. My Dashboard Creator allows you to build

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19
Nov

Omnichannel is the next normal

Omnichannel is the next normal E-commerce has become more prominent in 2020 and changed the shopping habits of consumers. Consumers have become accustomed to the use of digital technologies and expect a seamless shopping experience across all channels, including fast delivery. Businesses must streamline their manufacturing and distribution models and plan for diversification to offer omnichannel fulfillment like in-store pick-up

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10
Aug

NOW LIVE: A New Way to Visualize Procurement Lead Times and Measure Carrier Performance

Introducing the NEW Carrier Transit Time Dashboard As Just-in-Time ordering and Speed to Market demands increase in complexity and importance, Century is releasing our new Transit Time Dashboard to illustrate your average transit time by lane through VMS® Analytics. Understanding how long it really takes to move product from factory to final destination is critical. Underestimate the transit time, and

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7
Aug

Why E-Commerce is Growing at an Unprecedented Rate Globally

Why E-Commerce is Growing at an Unprecedented Rate Globally Global e-Commerce sales rose 28% in June 2020, according to an analysis by ACI Worldwide, making it the largest year-to-year (YoY) increase since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. The data, based on millions of e-Commerce transactions from global merchants, reveals that e-Commerce growth remains strong even as COVID-19 restrictions are

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8
Jul

FORWARD PLANNING DASHBOARD

FORWARD PLANNING DASHBOARD The new Forward Planning Dashboard is now ready in VMS® Analytics. This Dashboard visualizes an 8-week window of shipment activity, consisting of a 4-week forward projection and actuals for the last 4 weeks, compared to the same timeframe last year. The Forward Planning Dashboard gives you a preview of future volumes as soon as they are booked,

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23
Jun

“K” Line Group Environmental Excellence Award – Second year in a row!

“K” Line Group Environmental Excellence Award – Second year in a row! For the second year in a row, Century has won the “K” Line Group Environmental Excellence Award. The award not only recognizes Century’s commitment to sustainability but also employee engagement and innovation. Our Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, Food Redistribution, was selected for the Group’s Excellence Award. Century

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22
Jun

Getting Your Shipments to the Right Place at the Right Time

Getting Your Shipments to the Right Place at the Right Time We’re certain all supply chain professionals will agree “unprecedented” is the defining word for 2020, and we’re barely at the half-way mark. Virtually overnight, COVID-19 transformed consumer purchasing patterns.  Demand for PPE and nondiscretionary goods skyrocketed, while purchases of discretionary items like apparel instantly diminished.  At the same time,

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