Is your business having issues handling temporary spikes in inventory? Forward-thinking businesses are running at this problem.
They're exploring dynamic solutions to solve temporary capacity issues before they even happen. The most well-known being dynamic warehouse networks.
We've created a quick overview of dynamic warehouse networks and how they can set your business's supply chain up for success. Let's dive in.
What is a Dynamic warehouse network?
Dynamic warehouse networks provide companies with the flexibility to handle unforeseen circumstances.
DWN's solve some of the worst growing pains businesses face, including:
- Temporary inventory spikes
- Solving both short and long-terms needs
- Reducing the cost and number of obstacles when facing warehouse expansion.
The advantages of dynamic warehouse networks
Most large companies already have established warehouses. Yet, they still see inventory spike throughout the year, requiring increased capacity.
Dynamic warehouse networks help large corporations leverage pop-up warehouses to push inventory for short-term storage.
Start-up ecommerce businesses
Most eCommerce start-up businesses don't have the resources or capital to own a warehouse.
The solution is pop-up warehousing. It allows new companies to collect valuable data to guide decision making before making long-term commitments.
Growing companies can use pop-up warehousing to scale their operation while they can plan out long-term goals for their supply chain.
Why should your business switch to a dynamic warehousing network?
Traditional warehouse networks are broken.
They're built only to accommodate expected inventory volumes. Your business needs to be ready for the unexpected.
Dynamic warehousing networks give your business the speed and agility it needs.
- Add or eliminate warehouses in your network when needed
- Peace of mind when unexpected inventory spikes occur.
- Solve future scaling roadblocks
If your supply chain is designed to only handle the expected, it's time to change that.
Want to learn more about optimizing your supply chain network? Read our latest blog on bimodal supply chains.