What is Micro-Warehousing and How Does It Work?

The rise of ecommerce in recent years has led to numerous experiments in the supply chain. Some of them – including utilizing drones to deliver packages – turned out to be more difficult and tedious than expected. However, another of these experiments known as micro-warehousing can actually be beneficial in a few scenarios. Here’s what [...]

By | 2020-04-10T09:39:14+00:00 April 22nd, 2020|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Warehousing and Fulfillment Services Costs are On the Rise

As ecommerce continues to gain momentum around the world and more consumers than ever before rely on the convenience and affordability provided by online shopping, warehousing and order fulfillment services are busier than ever before. What’s more, a recent poll conducted by Warehousing & Fulfillment shows that warehouse and fulfillment costs are climbing for a [...]

By | 2020-04-20T17:03:53+00:00 April 15th, 2020|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Here’s How Proper Packing at the Warehouse Can Improve Customer Service

Many things go into providing excellent customer service. Friendly demeanor via email or telephone (or in person if you have a brick-and-mortar location), a good return policy, quality products, and outstanding order support are just a few of the most important. Believe it or not, proper packing at the warehouse can also go a long [...]

By | 2020-03-09T16:00:08+00:00 March 30th, 2020|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Here’s How Your Picking Process Might be Slowing You Down

When it comes to running an ecommerce-based business, your picking and packing operations are some of the most critical operations of them all. Even if your business is still new and your warehouse is a shelf in a closet or spare room, your business will grow in time, and you will need to consider the [...]

By | 2020-01-20T14:12:57+00:00 January 22nd, 2020|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , |0 Comments

Amazon’s New Fulfillment Center is as Large as 18 Football Fields

Image Source: Ben Gilbert/Business Insider Everyone knows that Amazon is the world’s biggest ecommerce platform. It processes millions of sales each year and generates billions of dollars in revenue. In fact, Amazon is worth $1.1 trillion, making it one of the most valuable companies in the world. It is constantly updating and increasing its warehousing capabilities, [...]

By | 2019-09-12T15:25:17+00:00 September 12th, 2019|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

What Does the Phrase “Pick and Pack” Mean in the Fulfillment World?

If you are new to the ecommerce industry, there’s quite a bit of lingo you will need to familiarize yourself with if you really want to succeed. The phrase “pick and pack” is a fine example of this, and many people are unsure of what it means. Below, you’ll discover the definition of the phrase [...]

By | 2019-07-10T14:54:45+00:00 July 24th, 2019|Categories: Warehousing|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Numerous Advantages of On-Demand Warehousing

Whether you have owned a business for some time, or you are considering starting one, you probably understand that the costs that go into warehousing can be astronomical. Aside from this, managing a warehouse is incredibly time-consuming, and in some cases, it prevents people from starting the business they’ve always dreamed of. On-demand warehousing can [...]