• benefit of choosing transportation company

    Benefits of Choosing Tenax Transport

    Tenax Transport, a transportation company that provides services to the whole of Canada and the USA. We offer our clients with years of experience in the transportation of cargo to short and long distances. Wondering what you can transport? Well,...

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    how to prepare 3pl Prepare for winter season

    Prepare your Supply Chain for Peak Holiday Season

    Experts say that most companies make more than 20 percent of their annual revenue during the peak holiday season- but when service failures occur during peak season, it can cost you a great amount in terms of delayed in customer...

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    tips for warehouse inventory management

    Essential Guidelines for Warehouse Inventory Management

    Managing inventory operations can make all the difference to productivity within your supply chain. By organizing your warehouse operations effectively, you can get benefit such as • Maximize the use of storage space • Save time • Keep the record...

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    benefits of choosing tenaxx logistics

    Benefits of Choosing Tenaxx Logistics

    Tenaxx Logistics provides customers with the finest in 3PL Warehousing, Transportation and Distribution Services. We comprise a team of expert, dedicated, and highly experienced staff who specializes in providing integrated logistics solutions. We help the company make better choices about...

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    benefits of shared warehousing during peak season

    The Benefits of Shared Warehousing during Peak Season

    Outsourcing your order to a 3PL company can benefit your company in many ways and support you especially in peak season. Let's see how you can benefit from shared warehousing. Shared Warehousing In a shared warehouse, you only pay for...

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    Best Order fulfillment Process strategies for online business

    Best Order Fulfillment Strategies for E-Commerce Businesses

    Order fulfillment Process Order fulfillment is an important phase in a successful e-commerce business, first you fulfill then it is the time you meet your customers and finish the transaction, and if you are new to the business then you...

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    fob and exw incoterms

    FOB or EXW, Which One To Use?

    FOB or EXW, Which one to use? International Commercial Terms or Incoterms can be confusing for any new importers, as things to be aware of include trust, picking the best option and the best solution to ship and import. With...

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    tips on how to plan your warehouse

    An Ultimate Guide to Plan Your Warehouse

    Warehouse planning and implementation should be as efficient as possible to compete in the daily growing market. Fundamentals of warehouse layout designs are such that it accounts for the efficiency of operations, from stocking and refilling to order fulfillment, your...

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    Tips to Manage Inventory for Multiple Warehouses

    With great power comes great responsibility similar is the scenario with great business, a great business poses a number of challenges, inventory being one of them with multiple warehouses. Multiple warehouses are not just for multinational businesses but it is...

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    types of warehouse

    5 Types of Warehouses for your Supply Chain

    What is a Warehouse? A warehouse is a planned place used for the handling and storage of goods. The finished goods from the manufacturer or raw materials from suppliers come into the warehouse and then handle and moved according to...

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    benefits of drop shipping

    ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF DROP SHIPPING

    Drop-Shipping The dropshipping process is different from the traditional fulfillment process in that the merchants don’t have to keep the inventory. Instead, the vendor represents the inventory from your side. You only make a purchase from them when any customer...

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    LTL Freight rates

    How to Calculate LTL Freight Rates

    There are numerous factors that you need to keep in mind while calculating LTL freight rates for your business. The deeper you understand about what is included in the rate, the more you'll be able to manage freight and freight...

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    3PL warehouse cost

    KNOW ABOUT 3PL WAREHOUSE COSTS FOR YOUR BUSINESS

    If your business is growing and you’re thinking to go for warehousing options, the idea may seem a bit challenging. Warehouses are large facilities that need proper management and maintenance. If you’re planning to build or rent a full warehouse...

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    introduction to reusable packaging

    INTRODUCTION TO REUSABLE PACKAGING

    Reusable packaging is that of type of packaging which can be used more than one time. It is often introduced to promote longevity, ease of use, ease of cleaning, and ease of repair. Reusable packaging options are an efficient way...

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    what is drop shipping

    What is Drop Shipping?

    DropShipping In the dropshipping process, the online seller doesn't keep the products it sells in stock. Instead, when a customer buys some items from a store, the store purchases the item from a third party and has it shipped directly...

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    stage of order fulfillment process

    Key Stages of Order Fulfillment Process

    Order fulfillment is an important part of the supply chain process. It is the process of receiving, processing, and shipping orders to the end customers. It’s possible to handle fulfillment in-house or outsourcing it to a third party logistics company...

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    types of warehouse storage system

    Types of Pallet Racking System in Warehouse

    With a well-designed pallet racking system, you can improve warehouse productivity, increase storage space by 40% or more depending on the warehouse design. Choosing the right pallet racking system can make a big difference in your business outcomes. The main...

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    ways to optimize pick and pack process

    5 Ways to Optimize Your Pick and Pack Process

    The picking and packing process is an important part of the order fulfillment process. By optimizing the overall pick and pack system, you can streamline your order fulfillment, gain customer trust, and increase your business profits. Here are given 5...

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    What is Cross Docking

    What are the Risks Related to Cross Docking?

    What is Cross Docking? Cross-docking is an order fulfillment strategy where products from a supplier or manufacturing unit are shipped directly to a customer or retail chain without any need for mid storage of goods in the warehouse. It is...

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    advantage of using public warehouse

    Advantages of Using Public Warehouse

    What Is Public Warehouse? A public warehouse offers you the best solution for all your temporary storage of goods on a short or long-term basis. A public warehouse provides short or long-term storage to companies on a monthly basis. Public...

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    LTL FREIGHT SHIPPING

    LTL FREIGHT SHIPPING GUIDE

    Less-than-Truckload In LTL freight the volume of the shipment isn’t enough to fill the entire area of the truck or carrier. Freight between 150 lbs to 10,000 lbs is transported by LTL carriers. If your freight is above 10,000 lbs,...

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    Request for proposal

    Role Of RFP In A Logistics Outsourcing

    The Request For Proposal The "Request For Proposal" or “Request For Tender” in the logistics industry is designed to help shippers find the best 3PL providers to meet their needs. It is critical in the supplier selection process. A company...

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    How to Successfully File a Freight Claim

    How to Successfully File a Freight Claim

    Learning how to file a freight claim successfully is important because it will save time and money for your company. A freight claim is a legal demand for the payment of money, originate from the violation of a contract of...

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    Achieving Speed & Accuracy in the Last Mile Delivery

    Achieving Speed & Accuracy in the Last Mile Delivery

    For years, retailers have focused on increasing delivery speed when it came to the last mile delivery to differentiate with service. In 2005, Amazon changed the complete game when they launched their Amazon Prime service, which guaranteed two-day delivery to...

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    My Goods Got Damaged – What to do Next?

    If your goods get damaged by the carrier you will need to file a formal complaint, or freight damage claims, to receive reimbursement. Since the freight carriers and their insurance companies are working with experts in the claims process, you...

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    How are LTL and FTL Shipping Rates Determined?

    Multiple factors are involved in deciding how LTL and FTL shipping prices are defined. 1. Distance On the basis of pick up and destination zip codes, carriers determine the distance freight must travel. After calculating the distance, they use the...

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    Benefits of Exception Automation for Inbound Freight Management

    Exception automation paired with the capabilities of inbound and outbound freight management allows for the customization of workflows to handle the varied exceptions that may occur — automating the exception process allowing shippers to grasp results throughout the supply chain and in...

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    Difference between Traditional and Digital Freight Forwarders

    1. Contact: Nowadays, customers want faster answers to their queries, they want to be heard – or read – right at the moment they are making a buying decision. Digital freight forwarders make use of digital tools in their websites...

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    BENEFITS OF OUTSOURCING LOGISTICS SERVICES TO THIRD-PARTY COMPANIES

    In the world of logistics and supply chain management, third-party logistics is a company’s use of third-party businesses to outsource elements of the company’s distribution and fulfillment services. Third-party logistics providers expert in integrated operations, warehousing, and transportation services. With...

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    Ways to Improve Warehouse Space Utilization

    Warehouse optimization is key to the efficient utilization of warehouses of all sizes. Warehouse optimization includes an in-depth knowledge of how to save time, space, and resources. Your business may have outgrown your warehouse but moving to a new space...

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    Order Picking Solutions for your Warehouse

    Order picking is the method of finding and extracting products from a warehouse to deliver orders to the customer. Since the order picking method involves notable cost and can affect customer satisfaction levels up to a great extent, there has...

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    Out-Of-Stock Solutions For Your Supply Chain

    Out-of-stock or stockout condition arises when the demand for an item cannot be fulfilled from the current inventory. Not only do they result in lost sales, but also lead to reduced customer satisfaction and lower loyalty levels. Here are mentioned...

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    Reduce Inventory Waste in Supply Chain

    Ways to Reduce Inventory Waste In Supply Chain

    Businesses inspect every stage of the production process in the supply chains to reduce costs. With the successful implementation of waste minimization programs can help in improving a company’s products as well as reducing overall costs. These are the following...

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    Demand Forecasting in Supply Chain Management

    Importance of Demand Forecasting in Supply Chain

    Demand Forecasting defined as the process by which the historical sales data are used to make an estimate of the expected forecast of customer demand. Demand Forecasting gives an estimate of the goods and services that customers will purchase in...

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    Improving productivity at your warehouse

    Key Benefits of a Shared Warehousing

    Shared warehouse space can fit all of your requirements such as storing your products, minimize spend and proper storage area for keeping your products. If you're searching for a warehouse to complete your supply chain needs, you may have some...

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    Top skills for becoming a successful Logistics Manager

    Key Skills Necessary for a Successful Logistics Manager

    Logistics managers have the important role of ensuring things go smoothly no matter what. A logistics manager has responsibilities that may vary from one company to another. As logistics industry is ever evolving industry, you as a logistics manager must...

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    Steps to improve Supply chain sustainability

    Steps To Improve Supply Chain Sustainability

    Supply chain sustainability (SCS) is a comprehensive aspect of supply chain mechanisms, logistics, and technologies that address the environmental, social, economic and legal aspects of a supply chain's components. Building a sustainable supply chain will help your business to grow...

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    What is Supply chain sustainability?

    Supply Chain Sustainability

    Supply chain sustainability (SCS) is a comprehensive aspect of supply chain mechanisms, logistics, and technologies that address the environmental, social, economic and legal aspects of a supply chain's components. Factors that affect SCS include the amount of waste, carbon footprint...

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    Need for improvement in Logistics Industry

    Why Need for Improvement in Logistics Is Important?

    In business, Logistics is the overall process of managing how resources are received, stored and transported to their final destination. Continuous improvement in logistics is important because the more efficiently the raw materials will be purchased, transported, and stored until used,...

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    Automation in Logistics Management

    Bringing Automation In Logistics Management

    In supply chain management, effective logistics management planning is a key to success. For proper logistics planning processes, various factors involved such as automation and perfect coordination. With the advancement in technology, nowadays every organization adopting automation for effectively managing...

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    What are the advantages of Cross Docking?

    How Does Supply Chain Differ From Value Chain?

    The difference between a value chain and a supply chain is that a supply chain is the process of all parties concerned with fulfilling a client request, whereas a value chain is a set of interrelated activities a company uses...

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    Difference between Outbound and Inbound Logistics

    Difference Between Inbound and Outbound Logistics

    Logistics activities can be divided into two main categories: inbound and outbound logistics. The first category is mostly related to the transport, storage, and delivery of goods coming into a business while the latter focuses on the same for goods...

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    Carrer In Logistics Industry

    5 Reasons To Pursue A Career In The Logistics

    Without logistics, many other fields would not be able to operate as a number of different industries and organizations are dependent upon the logistics industry. Becoming a professional in the logistics field can make you a key player in an increasingly critical...

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    Interesting Facts about logistics Industry

    Some Interesting Facts About the Logistics Industry

    Logistics Is One of The World's Largest Industries: Nearly 70 percent of freight transported within the U.S. depends on trucks. In fact, trucks transport $671 billion worth of manufactured goods every year. Logistics and Supply Chain Is Made Up from...

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    What is Retail Logistics?

    Introduction to Retail Logistics

    ‘Retail logistics’ is the process of managing the flow of goods from the source of supply to customers through efficient movement of logistics. Retail logistics system is highly dynamic and customer-focused in nature, these end-to-end supply chains need a high...

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    Advantages of cross docking

    Glossary of Warehousing Terms

    ASRS: Automated storage and retrieval system, automatically placing and retrieving loads from defined storage locations Backorder: Order for which the supplier is not available. Cantilever rack: Racking system suited to store goods of different length. Cross-docking: Involves a single terminal where cargo goes in...

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    AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle) in Logistics

    AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle) in Logistics

    An automated guided vehicle is a self-drive portable robot that follows a fixed path or uses laser, magnet or vision for navigation control. They are used to transport goods around a manufacturing facility or a warehouse without the help of...

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    Drone Technology in Supply Chain Management

    Drone Technology in Supply Chain Management

    Drones have become a trending topic recently that can invaluably assist companies in different kind of tasks. Nowadays, drones have been successfully used in various fields such as aerial photography, construction, mining activities, search and rescue mission, security, and scientific...

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    Racks used in warehouse

    Different Types of Racks used in Warehouse

    There are many different types of Pallet Racking Configurations that can be used in warehouses depending on their storage needs. They vary from low density like selective rack to high density like pushback, drive in and pallet flow systems. Each...

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    Climate Control in warehousing

    Importance of Climate Control in Warehousing

    Climate control in warehouse storage is always useful for reducing unpredictability. A warehouse is a commercial spacious and large building with open environment equipped with large shelves and racks with people and goods continually moving in and out. All of...

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    ERP software in Logistics Industry

    ERP Software in Logistics Industry

    We all know that logistics and shipping industry is one of the largest growing industries in the world. Without logistics and shipping, import and export of goods and products would not possible across the world. A lot of challenges are...

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    What is Stock Keeping Unit-SKU?

    What is Stock Keeping Unit – SKU?

    In the field of inventory management system, a Stock Keeping Unit (SKU) is a product and service identification code, usually alphanumeric or displayed as a machine-readable bar-code that helps track the item for inventory. SKU embodies all the attributes connected...

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    Benefits of Logistics Automation

    Benefits of Logistics Automation

    What is Logistics Automation Logistics automation is the process of using computer software or automated machines to improve the efficiency of logistics management. This refers to the wider tasks undertaken by supply chain management systems operated within a warehouse or...

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    What is Reverse Logistics?

    What is Reverse Logistics?

    Reverse Logistics refers to all the operations associated with the reuse of product and materials. It is the process related with moving products from their point of consumption to point of origin after the point of sale, and to optimize...

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    Advantages of cross docking

    Difference between 1PL, 2PL, 3PL, 4PL, 5PL Logistics

    Logistics is a detailed organization involves in transportation of goods from point of origin to the destination. Logistics management is the part of supply chain management (SCM) system that plans, implements and control forward and reverse flow of goods and...

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    Pick and Pack Distribution

    Benefits of Pick and Pack Distribution

    Process Pick and Pack is a Logistics service where warehouse staff fulfills orders by picking goods from inventory and packaged together according to customer specific instructions then delivered to the costumer’s destination and the client receives a confirmation of delivery....

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    Restricted Imports in Canada

    Prohibited and Restricted Imports in Canada

    There are some restrictions and prohibition on importing certain merchandise to safeguard consumer well-being and health and to protect the security and economy of Canada. As it’s always worse for your goods to turned away at the ports or held...

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    What is Cross docking?

    What is Cross-docking ?

    In logistic industry, it is essential to make the customer to have full confidence on the company they choose for their logistic services customer needs. Cross-docking is one of the logistics strategies that can help achieve the competitive advantage: Cross...

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    Retailing in Canada

    Changing Landscape of Retailing in Canada

    One of the areas most profoundly affected by the creative destruction of innovation is retail marketing. With the growth of online shopping, many retailers are finding it hard to compete with their online rivals. But it would still take a...

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    Retail trade in Ontario

    Retail Trade in Ontario

    The onset of large multinational corporations in the field of online trade has made things tougher for retail traders around the world. But how bad is the situation really? Is the retail sector struggling or still holding the fort? To...

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    Is it Time To Switch Carriers?

    Is it Time To Switch Carriers?

    In any business, outsourcing can help you keep your overhead costs low and still be on track as by the company’s bottom line. To maintain a strong supply chain network; it is important to invest in long-term relationships. Changing carriers...

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    Improving productivity at your warehouse

    How To Improve Productivity at Your Warehouse

    Are you a distribution center manager? You have probably realized that your warehouses are not operating optimally. However, increasing the productivity levels in the warehouse is a top priority. Lack of resources, time and strategies could be some of the...

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    Storage solutions for your goods

    Understanding the Storage Solutions for your goods

    The constant demand for raw materials within the Canadian economy has created the need for efficient means of storage for these necessary items. Industrialization plays the critical role of searching for resources to run the industries and in turn, long...

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    Technological advancements in Transportation

    What are the Technological Advancements in Transportation services?

    The transport services offered by the Tenaxx Logistics forms part of the whole package that comes with doing business with the corporation and memorable experience. Industrialization relies heavily on transport to supplement its need for natural resources and human labor...

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    Advantages of cross docking

    What are the advantages of Cross Docking?

    If you are not very familiar with the logistics industry, you may be wondering what cross-docking is all about. As a business one of your areas of interest to improve and grow the company is the efficiency of production and...

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    Difference between Dedicated and Shared Warehousing

    The Difference between Dedicated and Shared Warehousing

    When running a business that has warehousing needs, you are faced with the option between two types of warehousing services. You can go for dedicated warehousing or shared warehousing. The next probable step is to choose which solution suits your...

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    Why should you outsource order fulfillment?

    Why should you outsource order fulfillment?

    Finding a balance between managing the daily operations of your business while handling warehousing and order fulfillment can be challenging to a business owner. However, if you contemplate outsourcing fulfillment and warehousing, you will be giving room for more growth...

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