What Are the Different Types of PLs?

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 4 minutes

Logistics is how supply chains are managed, from the simplest and least complex of 1PL shipping, to 3PL, 4PL and even 5PL partners that take over more control and risk in the venture. Learn about the different levels of outsourced logistics in this article, which also outlines some of the advantages and considerations.

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10 Best Practices for Optimizing Warehouses

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 4 minutes

From implementing automation and flexibility, to ensuring the alignment of business operations with goals and KPIs, there are several ways to optimize your warehouse operations. Learn more in our list of ten best practices.

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Different Types of E-Commerce

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 4 minutes

There’s more than one type of e-commerce, and the techniques vary more than just B2B or B2C e-commerce. Learn more about each type and how they affect the retail and transactional space in this article.

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The True Cost of Same-Day Shipping

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 5 minutes

Today’s consumers have come to expect 2- and same-day shipping – often at no extra cost. What does this mean for e-commerce retailers and direct-to-consumer order fulfillment? In this article, we’ll outline the real costs of same-day shipping.

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Drop Shipping Versus 3PL

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 6 minutes

What’s the best method of order fulfillment for your business? Drop shipping is a more hands-free method, while 3PL provides more comprehensive service and control. In this article, we’ll compare the two and outline the advantages and considerations for both.

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Best E-Commerce Payment Options

by Hollingsworth

Reading Time: 14 minutes

With more and more e-commerce businesses entering the marketplace, it can be tricky to determine which payment option is best for your online retail business. In this article, we’ll outline the fees, security and user-friendliness of the best e-commerce payment options.

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