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Tips for Analysts: Data-Driven Decisions for an Optimal Supply Chain

Untitled design (2)-Jul-31-2023-10-32-20-1554-PMThere’s only so much you can do with incomplete data. 

Supply chains depend on analysts who can pull information from the most reliable sources. Are you still relying on self-reporting carriers or outdated records? If so, you may not be aware of the full extent of strains on your supply chains. 

What if you had access to end-to-end data about shipments as they travel between carriers and warehouses, guaranteeing you real-time transparency and trustworthy historical data? What could you do with that information? 

The Cargo Signal Solution 

The IoT-powered sensors that Cargo Signal attaches to global freight track real-time data about shipments, providing end-to-end visibility, security, and quality control. 

Our technology is supported by a Command Center staffed by logistics professionals who monitor your freight around the clock, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. If anything goes wrong with your shipment, Command Center will intervene on your behalf to solve the problem. 

  • Customizable alerts allow you to receive updates on arrival & departure times, delay times, carrier route deviation & stationary times, cumulative & consecutive temperature, humidity, light exposure, shock & tilt, and more. 
  • Our over 300 offices worldwide can connect you to local resources if a problem arises.  
  • Sensors require no reverse logistics. 

Accurate Data Delivered Straight to You from the Source 

With Cargo Signal, you will gain access to data directly from the source, synthesize information quicker, and retain an automated record of your supply chain movement. Never worry again whether inventory exceeds demand, which carriers are performing well, or whether shipping standards are being adhered to. 

Sensors collect and store data about your shipments in real time as they move through your supply chain. No matter where your shipment is, it’s being monitored and its data is being collected. With Cargo Signal, there’s no need for data loggers or other comparable equipment that may be mishandled or misplaced when it comes time to download information.

Cargo Signal organizes and delivers continuous real-time visibility data directly to you, ensuring that no  information goes missing and the next analysis you perform and present remains up to date and dependable.

Cargo Signal Can Help You: 

  • Source reliable data that will help you build articulate dashboards, reports, and tracking tools for your stakeholders. 
  • Perform quicker root cause analysis and identify and eliminate friction in your supply chain.
  • Maintain a store of historical information that you can use to make dependable predictions about lead times and other logistical matters.

Contact Cargo Signal today so we can help you get the data you need, eliminate blind spots, and accurately articulate information to your stakeholders. 

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