“Preparing for the year ahead is an exercise just about every business undergoes this time of the year. But third-party logistics (3PLs) providers in particular have the unique challenge of constantly improving upon how they work with shippers, and in the face of the FedEx/UPS rate changes coming in January, finding new ways to reduce… Read more »
“With the exponential growth of e-commerce, consumers now have more buying channels than ever before. Some e-retailers are way ahead of the curve, offering such things as one-click purchases to a vast array of product offerings and two-day delivery. This strategy is forcing other retailers, including traditional brick-and-mortar, to make unprecedented changes to business models.”… Read more »
Recently announce by Reportstack, the Third-party Logistics (3PL) market in China 2014-2018 is a new market research publication. It projects CAGR of 17.28% by 2018. The report also provides data on the different segments of the 3PL market in China by logistics services outsourced and by type of service providers. The report also gives… Read more »
“Warehousing and logistics specialist Core Management Logistics (CML) has invested over £500,000 in a new warehouse management system (WMS) by Canadian firm Accellos as part of a long-term growth strategy. This will result in CML being able to support its expanding service offering, handle complex integration and offer holistic stock control. Globally used by many blue… Read more »
Labor is a huge expense for 3PL operators, accounting for as much as 70 percent of overall costs. Yet controlling costs is easier said than done. It requires a variety of skills, including accurate forecasting and precise scheduling. It also requires well-defined processes and well-trained employees. If you are a supply-chain manager operating without any… Read more »
Leading 3PL Executives discuss AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL, from selection to implementation, including experiences with the team and their recommendations.
AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL partner, Dovetail, wins two awards at the Logistics Achiever Awards for the successful implementation of Accellos’ 3PL solution. Dovetail Business Solutions is an Accellos partner located in south Africa. Dovetail focuses on developing and supporting specialized, best-of-breed software solutions for the supply chain industry. The Logistics Achiever Awards… Read more »
AccellosOne Enterprise 3PL customer, and growing 3PL provider, Goggin Warehousing LLC has acquired its first Memphis warehouse for more than $1.5 million.
An article by Chuck Fuerst, as featured in a recent Logistic Viewpoints newsletter…
Accellos’ very own Managing Director of International Sales, John Brutin, can be found at Stand #1 throughout the conference. If you’re in the area, don’t forget to visit and learn more about Accellos’ 3PL solutions.