Unlocking Questions About Amazon Fulfillment for Startups — a DCL Logistics Customer Spotlight with Gate Labs

Unlocking Questions About Amazon Fulfillment for Startups — a DCL Logistics Customer Spotlight with Gate Labs

There’s a balance that a modern 3PL (third-party logistics provider) should strive to achieve: sticking with established procedures that are…

Simple Tips for Better Inventory Forecasting

Simple Tips for Better Inventory Forecasting

When a business is just getting off the ground and still small, the process of inventory management is fairly simple…

You Can’t Take Shortcuts, What JOY Learned By Switching 3PLs — a DCL Logistics Customer Spotlight

You Can’t Take Shortcuts, What JOY Learned By Switching 3PLs — a DCL Logistics Customer Spotlight

Not all product startups need the same support, and not all 3PLs offer the same support. At DCL Logistics we…

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…