Peter Tulisaari

Winter weather logistics: transform your winter woes into winter wins

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

While supply chain issues can arise at any time of the year, winter brings new challenges that shippers, carriers and third-party logistics companies (3PL) must prepare for, and now is the time to get started. Fall is already here, which means that winter is right around the corner. Is your supply chain prepared for emergencies […]

Celebrate National Safety Month with improved road and warehouse safety

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

King Solutions is committed to promoting and increasing safety in the warehouse, on the road and in offices everywhere. That’s why National Safety Month is so important to us. It shines a light on the hazards faced by the nation’s carriers, warehouse workers and all other employees in every industry. Observed annually in June, #NationalSafetyMonth […]

Carriers are hitting the brakes on the capacity crunch

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

One of the most incredible things about the logistics industry is the interconnectedness of all its moving parts. It’s called the supply chain for that very reason. Every link in the chain, from carriers to shippers, warehouses, manufacturers and even the third party logistics providers (3PLs), is reliant upon the others to keep products moving. When […]

The 3-phase white glove solution that resulted in zero damage claims for this electronics retailer

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

White glove delivery is the epitome of high-end, soup to nuts service in the logistics industry. It requires precision, timing and a mastery of virtually every component of the supply chain. There are no plug and play solutions for these types of deliveries. Everything must be carefully customized based on what is being sent, where it is going, and when it needs to be there.   In this case, our client trusted us […]

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 […]