A well defined warehousing and supply chain strategy is a critical aspect of business. Many organizations opt to outsource this function in order to drive efficiency and focus on their core operation. However, there are different kinds of warehousing, and it is important to find a supply chain solution that fits your company’s needs. This… Read More
Defining Third-party Logistics Third-party logistics (3PL) companies offer a wide range of services related to supply chain management, including elements like warehousing, transportation, inventory management, and distribution. Benefits of 3PL Warehousing Companies that specialize in 3PL services are experts in warehouse operations, transportation, and supply chain management. They possess the technology, engineering expertise, and resources… Read More
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Contract Warehousing vs Public Warehousing Contract warehousing provides space and resources dedicated to a single operation as opposed to a public or third-party logistics (3PL) warehouse, where multiple companies share space, equipment, and personnel. With a contract operation, competition for space availability, dock appointments, and material handling personnel is eliminated. Benefits of Contract Warehousing Utilizing… Read More