5 Reasons to Tour your Future 3PL Facilities Before Signing a Contract

5 Reasons to Tour your Future 3PL Facilities Before Signing a Contract

Anyone might tell you to fully research a 3PL (third party-logistics) company before hiring one as a partner, but how…

What Is Dimensional Weight and What Does it Mean to My Business?

What Is Dimensional Weight and What Does it Mean to My Business?

No matter which shipping carrier you use, they have developed packing strategies to maximize their capacity and ultimately their revenue.…

How Using Multiple Fulfillment Locations is Actually Simpler than Just One

How Using Multiple Fulfillment Locations is Actually Simpler than Just One

When outsourcing order fulfillment to a 3PL, you may think the more warehouses you use, the more complexities you encounter.…

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…

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…

Shipping Zone Guide: How Distance can Affect Fulfillment Costs  & Transit Time for Sellers

Shipping Zone Guide: How Distance can Affect Fulfillment Costs & Transit Time for Sellers

Shipping zones are an  important aspect of fulfillment and logistics, as it can affect fees, time, and efficiency. Yet many…

DCL Employee Spotlight: Brian Tu, Chief Revenue Officer

DCL Employee Spotlight: Brian Tu, Chief Revenue Officer

Founded in 1982, DCL Logistics supports high growth brands by providing fulfillment services. We focus on quality, customer service, and…

Expedited Shipping 101

Expedited Shipping 101

Now more than ever the shipping options that are available for ecommerce retailers can seem endless and often confusing. From…