Final Mile Logistics In 2021: New Technologies and Trends
“Final Mile” or “Last Mile” logistics is an industry term that refers to the last mile of a shipments lifecycle. This is when your shipment hits either the end users dock door, or front door step. As a shipper, we can think of this as “we have 1 minute left on the game clock”. If [...]Read More
How Is E-Commerce Changing Supply Chain Management?
Current shifts in consumer buying habits have accelerated the need for companies of any size to ship directly to their customers door. In 2020, COVID-19 accelerated the charge, as IBM reported: “the pandemic has accelerated the shift away from physical stores to digital shopping by roughly five years.” Though the velocity of e-commerce purchasing has [...]Read More
Managing Inventory and eCommerce Fulfillment During a Crisis
Flexible inventory management, ecommerce fulfillment, and data management can ensure you’re ready for anything. [...]Read More
Advantages of Amazon Fulfilled By Merchant (FBM)
While many people outsource their entire fulfillment process to Amazon, known as Fulfilled by Amazon (FBA), it is important to know that there are other option available that may be a better and more tailored fit for your business. [...]Read More
Fulfillment Center vs. Warehouse: What Are the Differences?
The terms “fulfillment center” and “warehouse” are often used interchangeably. Both are large facilities that store inventory for businesses that sell products. But, a warehouse and a fulfillment center have differing operational goals.So if you are trying to decide which option is best for your business, check out our full guide below. Let’s get started. [...]Read More
Warehouse or Outsource E-Commerce Fulfillment: Which Should You Invest in?
Although growth is good for your business, it does mean your operations have to change to meet the changing demands of the business. An important decision that most businesses end up facing is whether they should handle their own process with a warehouse or outsource e-commerce fulfillment with a 3PL. If you are trying to [...]Read More