Supply Chain Expertise and Technology Blog by TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson

About Connect

Connect is a supply chain and technology blog published by TMC, a division of C.H. Robinson. As a pioneer in the TMS + managed services category, TMC brings readers over 13 years of transportation management, technology, and supply chain expertise. You receive access to timely posts focused on real world results that can positively impact your business.

Connect, is a blog for supply chain professionals, it focuses on:

  • Transportation management systems (TMS)
  • Supply chain management
  • Transportation procurement strategies
  • Risk management
  • Logistics best practices

C.H. Robinson and TMC experts author the posts, and Connect regularly features guest posts from respected industry analysts. Hear from people who are passionate about the solutions delivered to clients. It is our privilege to continually share industry knowledge with you—clients and other logistics professionals—to drive supply chain improvement around the world.

About TMC

TMC is a division of C.H. Robinson, one of the world’s largest providers of global freight services. Their global Managed TMS® solution offers TMS technology combined with managed services. Through Control Towers® in Chicago, Amsterdam, Shanghai, and Mumbai, TMC coordinates complex, global, multi-leg shipments, using all forms of transportation. With the Managed TMS solution—delivered through TMC—clients are provided a single global plat¬form for shipment optimization and visibility, freight payment, and business intelligence. C.H. Robinson employs hundreds of transportation experts to support Managed TMS clients in North and South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and the Middle East.

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