First Mile or Last Mile Freight?

Where to invest your technology focus

The final mile, or outbound, shipping function has been an area of strong focus for businesses in recent years with the relentless growth of e-commerce and changes in consumer buying patterns. But the COVID-19 pandemic has now highlighted both the fragility and importance of international supply chains, or first mile, an area where technology focus has lagged in the past.

Join us to hear how a global network platform is critical for effective international freight management, and how the global network model can improve final mile operations, without the need to rip-and-replace existing transportation management system (TMS) solutions.

You will learn:
  • How to prioritize TMS investments today
  • How to assess your logistics maturity for tech fit
  • Whether you should blend inbound and outbound freight operations
  • What recent changes in logistics are likely to be permanent


Monica Truelsch
Senior Director of Solutions Strategy for Transportation

Monica Truelsch is Senior Director of Solutions Strategy for Transportation at Infor, the world’s third largest ERP software company, where she works with the Infor Nexus supply chain network. She joined Infor from Trimble, a world leader in geo-spatial technologies and transportation solutions.
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