A timely, accurate and cost-efficient supply chain is the foundation of any successful company. It allows every other operation in the business to move forward without delay. Just as the old saying declares: a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Your supply chain is no exception.

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The number of people buying gifts online continues to increase year after year. In 2013 alone, retail ecommerce sales during the holiday season reached $42.29 billion. Clearly, ecommerce is something businesses can no longer afford to ignore.
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Many people, companies and organizations have attempted to define logistics, but what is it really? If you scour the web you will find a variety of differing opinions. Here are just a few of the logistics definitions floating around online:

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If you produce a physical product, logistics plays a critical role in the success of your business. Determining the best way to deliver your goods to customers is essential. You could choose to go at it alone, or you could choose to outsource the process to an established 3PL company.

The world of logistics can be complex and confusing for the inexperienced. You will meet many challenges when trying to ship in the global marketplace. And all of that time and energy spent trying to run a successful supply chain will ultimately end up eating into your business's budget.

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3PL stands for third-party logistics, which is the process of outsourcing logistics functions. Many companies choose this option to save money, increase efficiency, and avoid the learning curve. By going with a 3PL company, businesses can focus on their core competencies and have the peace of mind that more

People today have more options than ever when deciding where to buy a product. And while price is a strong determining factor in purchasing decisions, 55% of customers say they would pay more for an excellent customer service experience, according to recent research.

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The logistics industry is entering a new era. Several factors are making more

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Doing it Yourself Makes So Much Sense, Right?

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