In every bid event, you want to make sure you have all your bases covered and are setting yourself up for a great relationship with your carrier over the life of the contract. Fully understanding your parcel contract, including some of the easily overlooked pieces, can help mitigate future disagreements or unexpected budget issues.
Rick Miller is a Strategic Solutions Manager at Green Mountain Technology (GMT), a Parcel Spend Management service provider. In this role, Rick partners with clients representing over five hundred million dollars in parcel spend to provide GMT’s strategic Parcel Spend Management solutions - Network Optimization, Spend Analytics, and Contract Management. Rick has over sixteen years of experience working in various engineering, analytical, and management roles in which he was responsible for process and efficiency improvements, customer and product data modeling, capital expenditure justification, and cross-functional business planning. Prior to joining GMT, Rick spent four years working for FedEx. Rick holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Industrial Engineering from Mississippi State University.
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5 Hidden Things to Look for During a Parcel Bid Event