Peter Tulisaari

Don’t let rising diesel prices fuel your freight woes

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Diesel fuel is the lifeblood of the logistics industry, and the volatility of rate changes is something that causes issue among many shippers. Because of this, we watch diesel fuel prices closer than brokers watch tickers on the floor of the NY Stock Exchange. There’s a method to the madness Diesel fuel rates are tracked […]

ATRI, FMCSA, ELD. Spelling out the CSA issues of the shipping industry

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Businesses in every industry have their own unique mountains to climb, but two of the key issues that transcend industry lines are compliance and safety. Small businesses will spend more than $83,000 in their first year to maintain compliance, and larger companies can spend in excess of $5 million a year to keep up with […]

Why warehouse optimization is more important than ever

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Speed and efficiency in the warehouse have always been important in logistics management, but the recent capacity crunch has given warehouses a new sense of urgency when loading and unloading trailers. The capacity crunch is playing a role There are fewer carriers on the road, yet more freight is being shipped nationwide. This has caused […]

How cyber shopping will affect seasonal logistics this year

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

Over the years we have seen significant shifts in the way consumers shop. We have watched closely as the the increases in ecommerce shoppers has changed supply chains and the ways in which goods are moved throughout the country. The holidays in 2017 appears to be no different, as online sales are predicted to rise […]

Choosing the right supply chain management services

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

At King Solutions, we have a broad range of services that are perfect for retailers, printers, shippers and a variety of other B2B and B2C companies. Whether you have LTL freight that needs consolidation, need warehousing space or  are simply looking for project management consulting, we have the expertise to help your find success. There are a […]

Consumers want faster shipping. Can shippers keep up?

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

A great balance was shifted in 2016: for the first time ever, studies began to show that consumers are doing more of their shopping online than in brick-and-mortar stores. A five-year-old study by from comScore and UPS confirms that shoppers now make 51% of their purchases online. Online shopping is increasing at a rapid pace as […]