Splitting your inventory across multiple fulfillment center locations, known as distributed inventory, can offer many advantages to an ecommerce seller.…
DCL announced today that it will open a facility in Louisville, Kentucky. The expansion to the Southeast region will provide DCL customers an optimal location from which to ship, providing quicker delivery and lower shipping costs to consumers and retailers. The facility is set to open in June 2019.
“We recognize the growing trend in the market for on the on-demand economy and a desire for the quickest possible delivery without compromising customer experience. Louisville, with its well-established logistics infrastructure and its central location, is ideally positioned to complement our West Coast facilities and meet these market needs,” says Dave Tu, President of DCL.
Multiple fulfillment warehouses save money by reducing high-zone, more costly shipments. DCL’s bi-coastal locations will offer less costly ground shipping while still meeting 2 day delivery goals. Our strategic locations allow customers to reach 90% of their US customers within 2 business days using economical ground shipment. Customer orders will be sent to a single central location and DCL’s optimization technology will determine the ideal location to route the order based on lowest zone and fastest delivery time.