4 Times When Should You Consider Distributed Inventory

4 Times When Should You Consider Distributed Inventory

Splitting your inventory across multiple fulfillment center locations, known as distributed inventory, can offer many advantages to an ecommerce seller.…

Does Fulfillment Center Location Matter? Yes, and Here’s Why.

Does Fulfillment Center Location Matter? Yes, and Here’s Why.

There are many questions you should ask when evaluating potential third-party logistics (3PL) providers. Aside from basic information such as…

6 Benefits of Outsourcing Inventory Management

6 Benefits of Outsourcing Inventory Management

At its base level, inventory management refers to tracking the goods a company has in stock. It includes such activities…

Introduction to Freight Shipping

Introduction to Freight Shipping

Freight shipping is defined as the process of transporting commodities, goods and cargo by land, sea or air. Freight itself…

Common Shipping and Order Fulfillment Terms and Definitions

Common Shipping and Order Fulfillment Terms and Definitions

From air cargo to warehousing and everything in between, there are many terms, abbreviations and acronyms when it comes to…

Save Time and Money with these Inventory Management Tips

Save Time and Money with these Inventory Management Tips

At its base level, inventory management refers to tracking the goods a company has in stock. It includes such activities…

Outsourcing Order Fulfillment 101

Outsourcing Order Fulfillment 101

Logistics can be one of the most important, and often complicated parts of operating a business. The complexity and increased…

Order Fulfillment Strategy

Order Fulfillment Strategy

The term order fulfillment represents the entire process of receiving, processing, picking, and shipping of an order to a customer.…

What is a Fulfillment Center and How is it Different (and Better!) than a Warehouse?

What is a Fulfillment Center and How is it Different (and Better!) than a Warehouse?

The terms warehouse and fulfillment center are often used interchangeably when discussing logistics and supply chain management, but depending on…