If you are a small- to medium-sized business looking to partner with a logistics service provider on the East Coast, there are a few things you need to consider. While a lot of companies offer logistics services, not every company is going to be the right fit for your business. So how do you ensure that you make the best possible decision and hire a company that meets all of your needs? Before you choose a third-party logistics service provider, make sure you ask them these four questions. Continue reading
To many, the difference between a warehouse and distribution center may not be apparent but to anyone in the logistics industry, the two couldn’t be more different. They may look the same from the outside, but there’s a vast difference in the internal operations and what responsibilities each are meant to fulfill. If you’re confused about whether you need warehousing or distribution center services, we’ll fill you in on the details. Continue reading
Supply chain management (SCM) is a very important part of any organization as it deals with the effective management of supply chain activities to ensure and maximize customer value and achieve a competitive advantage. Companies who use strategic SCM are able to function at their best capacity to provide and distribute their products and materials efficiently.