The modes of transport in transportation logistics includes road, marine, rail and air. To know when to use which depends on certain factors like speed, security, capacity and cost. In turn, warehousing logistics play a factor too when you are outsourcing your shipping services to a 3PL.
There are a number of signs your supply chain network needs optimization, but with laser focus, a commitment to your customers, a willingness to innovate and/or pivot, you can streamline and optimize your processes that keep your business out of the red and right on track.
Through efficient troubleshooting, a skilled labor force, robust systems, the implementation of smart technology and WMS, and good old-fashioned one-on-one exchanges of communication, a 3PL can provide warehousing logistics that best serves e-commerce fulfillment, ensuring satisfaction for both your partner retailers and their customers.
From obtaining raw materials to product delivery, we rely on complex systems of supply chain networks. Third party fulfillment companies play key roles in ensuring ecommerce has a seamless journey from consumer purchase to front-door arrival, and offers cost-savings and efficiency for retailers who want to outsource their fulfillment processes.
The pandemic brought about change for everyone and every business. We’ve all felt the effects of Covid-19. The human cost has been unimaginable. Businesses either closed or adapted to the new normal. Yet, when it comes to commerce, particularly e-commerce, change is not a negative when we view it as opportunity.
Understanding the terminology of a warehouse is important for your business, yet logistics can be confusing. Below are nine terms that will help you better communicate your goals to the provider, and, ultimately, understand the cost of your business.
‘Small but mighty’ logistics company reimagines 3PL on the West Coast LIVERMORE, Calif. — Westhub Logistics (WHL), a Bay Area-based third-party logistics (3PL) company, announced their entry into the market for both B2B and B2C companies selling dry goods. Specializing in receiving, warehousing and fulfillment, WHL has built a reputation