If you have ever walked through a grocery store or supermarket, you have likely encountered rows of refrigerators containing frozen or refrigerated items. These items include foods, drinks, and even medications. Such items were likely transported using a supplier or third party logistics company that utilized cold storage. The truth is cold storage plays a […]
WHAT IS LOGISTICS? Logistics is the detailed organization and implementation of a complex operation. In a general business sense, logistics is the management of the flow of things between the point of origin and the point of consumption to meet the requirements of customers or corporations. The logistics of physical items usually involves the integration […]
Just-In-Time is an Inventory Management Strategy where you focus on reducing the inventory holding cost by ordering raw materials. They arrive when there is a need for those materials on the production floor. For effectively using JIT manufacturing house needs Reliable and Flexible Suppliers This is perhaps one of the biggest challenges when implementing JIT. […]
Why invest in a storage warehouse property? Some business owners may think they do not need a warehouse to rent. To them, it is an additional cost. In reality, we can consider it as a property investment in the markets. In commercial real estate, it is the type of building you can buy or lease […]
Considering the exponentially growing online business and e-commerce world, it is right to say that companies face tremendous pressure when it comes to dealing with hundreds and thousands of clients on a daily basis. This indeed requires a lot of additional facilities to make sure things are dealt with professionally. Apart from all the major […]
We are starting to see fundamental changes in commerce. This includes the diminishing role of in-person retail stores. Where you have your distribution facilities, what kind of facilities you have, and how you use them are the most strategic questions you have to master if you want to master the last-mile logistics and delivery. The […]
When you run an eCommerce business, there are various strategies that you have to take care of. In order to ensure an error-free supply chain and deliver orders on time, it is important that you accurately define the activities of every step in the order fulfillment chain. WHAT IS THIRD-PARTY LOGISTICS (3PL)? A 3PL is […]
Today’s customers expect fast and accurate shipping for online shopping. Final mile delivery speed often outranks free shipping in freight value points, with 54% of customers willing to pay for same-day shipping and white glove deliveries. When they place an order, 97% of consumers expect to receive logistics route, shipment information, and full visibility into […]
If this is your first time preparing a shipment for abroad, you’ll should consider a few things while packing your container.
Stack Date is a critical term in the shipping industry, and has great importance for the entire export cycle. Here is why you need to know more about it.