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    Switch to 3PL Provider to Simplify your Logistics

    It's necessary to find a 3PL partner you can trust so that you can let them handle everything from picking, packing to shipping while you focus on growing and running the business.

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    Food storage warehouse

    8 questions to ask your food distribution warehouse providers

    Temperature and climate control function plays an important role in food logistics operations. Potentially confusing matters, however, is that many terms related to temperature and climate are used interchangeably. So, to make sure you’re speaking the same language as your...

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    3PL CROSS DOCK SOLUTIONS

    Lean on 3PL Cross Dock Freight Shipping

    Peak shipping season is now upon us and, as a shipper, your goods need to deliver quickly to your retail store. As we all know, however, “quickly” isn’t always possible in 2020. Truck capacity is tight due to COVID-19 and...

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    Ways to Reduce Inventory Write-Offs

    Ways to Reduce Inventory Write-Offs

    An inventory write-off is a formal recognition that a portion of a company’s inventory no longer has value. Sometimes inventory write-offs are necessary. However, if the inventory write-offs are large and frequent, it may indicate that a company has poor...

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    ECOMMCERCE ORDER FULFILLMENT

    Reasons Why You Should Outsource E-fulfillment

    There are many reasons why a company should outsource its e-fulfillment. While some reasons are obvious and easy to understand, such as many companies do not pay any attention to the benefits of outsourcing its fulfillment services, some are comparatively...

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    what is ecommerce order fulfillment

    An Easy Guide to Efficient Picking, Packing & Shipping

    Make your picking and packing process organized, efficient, and cost-effective with a few strategic tips about workstations, classifications, and workflows. Organize Your Shipping Area By organizing your shipping station with the most commonly sold items in close proximity, you can...

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    what is dead stock

    What is Dead Stock & How to Manage it?

    Dead stock is a major concern if you are running an eCommerce shop. In this blog, you'll learn the definition, causes, and how to avoid dead stock. What is Dead Stock? Inventory that doesn’t sell or remains in the warehouse...

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    what is reverse logistics

    25 Things You Should Know About Reverse Logistics

    To understand reverse logistics better, here's a look at the top 25 things you should know about reverse logistics and the reverse logistics process to get a clear insight. 1. What is reverse logistics? Reverse logistics is the opposite of...

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    public warehousing

    Why Public Warehouse Space Is Better Than Private

    Public Warehouse and Private Warehouse If you need a warehouse business for your growing business, you’ll have two options to choose from- public warehousing or private warehousing. There are some advantages and disadvantages that come along with each option, but...

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    ocean shipping services

    Ocean Freight Services- Different Types Of Ocean Freight

    Ocean freight - one can assume from the name, it’s the goods transported in bulk via ocean. It is a very common form of transport for importers and exporters as 90% of the good is transported globally through Ocean. However,...

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    shipping service from canada to US

    Best Tips For Choosing the Right Shipping Partner

    If you’re an eCommerce business, you would know the importance of quick, convenient, and cost-effective shipping options. Reaching your customers, whether they are in Canada or the US, and reaching them on time will always be a primary concern. Dealing...

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    inbound and outbound logistics

    Inbound and Outbound Logistics Processes (Step-By-Step Guide)

    Choosing proper 3PL logistics services and a trucking company with a modern warehouse management system (WMS) is crucial to any successful supply chain management process. Within the supply chain process, there is a much smaller piece of the puzzle that...

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    definition of 3pl and types of 3pl

    Different Types Of 3PLs Service Providers

    Logistics has changed and grown to encompass many facets of delivery. In order to fully understand all of the different functions of a 3PL, we must first define exactly what a 3PL is. What is a 3PL or Third-party logistics?...

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    incoterms CIF and FOB

    FOB and CIF- Incoterms Explained

    FOB stands for "free on board" and CIF stands for "cost, insurance, and freight". These international shipping terms determine who assumes the responsibility and liability for the goods at a given point while the goods are in transit. FOB and...

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    Truckers transporting COVID-19 supplies exempt from HOS rule

    The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration said Friday evening that truck drivers who are moving goods "in support of emergency relief efforts related to the COVID-19 outbreaks" will temporarily not have to follow the hours-of-service rule, which mandates how many...

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    WHAT IS 3PL?

    Difference Between 3PL vs 4 PL Logistics

    We are used to 3PL (third-party) logistic but where does fourth-party logistics come into the picture? 3PL and 4PL are indeed different and offer different levels of logistical services. Sometimes the decision to choose 3PL or 4PL Logistics gets really...

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    heavy haul trucking

    Flatbeds vs. Heavy Haul Trucking

    There are many transport options available when it comes to shipping heavy construction equipment. Flatbed trucking and heavy haul trucking are the two popular methods to ship heavy machineries such as cranes, excavators, and bulldozers. Let's see which one is...

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    FTL shipping service in Ontario

    Why FTL Shipping is Right for your Freight

    FTL shipping Full truckload commonly referred to as FTL. FTL shipping can mean either two things; either the shipment will take up an entire truck by itself, so the name full truckload or you have a partial load but you...

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    3PL SERVICE IN ontario CANADA

    Tenaxx Logistics Makes Third-Party Logistics Easy

    Third-Party Logistics A 3PL or Third-Party Logistics is outsourcing all or much of a company’s logistics operations to a specialized company. The term 3PL was first introduced in the early 1970s to identify intermodal marketing companies or IMC’s in transportation...

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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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    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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    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?

    What is Drop Shipping? 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...

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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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