Order Fulfillment & Logistics Blog

What Is Order Fulfillment? The 2019 Guide

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As a business owner, you are probably considering the various ways that you can keep up with your growing company. One solution would be to scale your shipping and fulfillment process so that more orders can reach more customers faster. You could do this through outsourcing it to another party or by enhancing your existing […]

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Should Online Orders Be Filled From Stores or Fulfillment Centers?

Should Online Orders Be Filled From Stores or Fulfillment Centers

As a business owner, improving your shipping and fulfillment process is a great way to enhance customer satisfaction, garner more business, and improve profits. To fully reach your goals, you may need to consider outsourcing to a fulfillment center or using your existing inventory system and infrastructure. Exploring these options in more detail can help […]

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How to Improve the Order Fulfillment Process

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As a business owner, you recognize the importance of customer service and product quality, but what about the order fulfillment process? Your delivery process needs to be a top priority, as it’s an important factor that can affect your bottom line. Order fulfillment is the final step in the process of a customer choosing to […]

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What is 3PL and 4PL in Logistics?

What is 3PL and 4PL in logistics?

With your business sales growing, and your customer reach expanding across the country (and potentially internationally), shipping and fulfilling orders can become costly. Simply going to the post office to send out each package will no longer cut it. Considering the other responsibilities your company already manages, such as creating and advertising your product, you […]

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What’s the Role of a Third Party Logistics Company (3PL)?

What's the role of a third party logistics company (3PL)

When logistics is not your company’s main skill, it can help to hire a sub-contractor who specializes in shipping and distribution to assist with those tasks. But making the decision to outsource work from your business can be a difficult job. Choosing the correct provider who will meet all your needs, work within your budget […]

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How to Choose a 3PL Logistics Provider

Your business is growing fast, and the biggest challenge you face seems to be filling your orders on time. While you could spend time trying to build up your logistics capabilities in-house, you’re looking at the advantages of outsourcing. However, if you’re going to ship all of your inventory to another company to deliver it […]

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