Category: Case Studies

How Faurecia leverages Convoy’s automotive practice group

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. Executing automotive freight is hard. Assembly plants run on little inventory and need just-in-time deliveries. Inbound trucks often have multiple stops at suppliers before their final destination. The freight can be high-value and often must be handled with care.…

Toy seller Joyin’s 2020 boom offers lessons in agility

Convoy’s shipping platform helped with shifting inventory and rapid growth This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. While COVID-19 brought doom for some retailers, it was a boon for others. Forced lockdowns drove consumers to buy less apparel and more home decor, gym equipment and, believe…

Leaning in at Owens Corning

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. Owens Corning (NYSE: OC), the global manufacturer of building materials and fiberglass composites, has embraced cultural and digital transformation as the company seeks to do business in a more inclusive and forward-thinking way. Owens Corning’s workers, products and facilities…

Inside General Insulation Company’s decentralized, tech-enabled supply chain

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. Legacy companies in the industrial supply chain with decentralized distribution models are deploying advanced technology to make their operations more efficient.  General Insulation Company (GIC) fabricates and distributes wholesale insulation for the construction industry. GIC has historical roots…

Dropps tests limits of a lean, clean supply chain

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. Dropps is a familiar success story in the new wave of direct-to-consumer subscription business models: The sensible packaging and elegant design of the laundry and dish detergent pods are unmistakable. And while Dropps’ commitment to environmentally friendly…

Mohawk Group Holdings reinvents consumer packaged goods for the digital age

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. E-commerce is growing faster than ever before, thanks to social distancing, supply chain disruptions, and widespread stockouts. Consumers are using the internet in new ways to find products and are more open-minded when it comes to new brands. The…

Anheuser-Busch’s sustainability challenge: 20 million empty miles

Convoy helps drive asset utilization in A-B’s private fleet This case study was originally published on FreightWaves.If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. More than ever, the world’s largest and most sophisticated shippers are using logistics technology to drive efficiencies in their supply chains and meet corporate sustainability goals. Consumers, employees…

How CHEP’s unique pallet data drives sustainability for its partners

This case study was originally published on FreightWaves. If you like this story, you’ll love our other Shipper Testimonials. CHEP’s iconic blue pallet is not just a product offered to customers—it’s also a unique source of data that helps eliminate waste across CHEP’s network of partners, which include most of the largest consumer packaged goods…

Encore Glass’s efficient supply chain helps winemakers grow

Getting the right product on time to small winemakers, who often don’t have sufficient storage space and are tucked away in remote corners of the Santa Cruz Mountains, requires experienced carriers who know what they’re doing. Encore found those carriers, but it didn’t have a way to efficiently manage its relationships with them until Convoy.