What Are the Different Types of PLs?

by Brian Sheehan

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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 Brian Sheehan

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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 Brian Sheehan

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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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E-Commerce Checklist for a Successful 3PL Partnership

by Brian Sheehan

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Outsourcing can be the most cost-effective way for some businesses to handle order fulfillment and logistics. But it can be tricky to navigate a 3PL partnership successfully. We have some tips on how e-commerce businesses can set up and guide an effective relationship.

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The True Cost of Same-Day Shipping

by Brian Sheehan

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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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