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For businesses across all industries, the summer months are a critical period of preparation for the impending peak season rush. As consumer …

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In today’s fast-paced and highly competitive business landscape, effective reverse logistics management can be a powerful tool for brands to stay ahead …

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In logistics, choosing the right location for your fulfillment centers means the difference between slow, clunky operations and a lightning-fast supply chain …

Streamlining supply chain operations is the ultimate goal for any business that relies on warehousing and shipping for success. Perfecting logistics alone …

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Warehouses are the backbone of modern logistics. In an increasingly complex and sometimes disruptive supply chain landscape, businesses seek any advantage to …

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Last month, Texas got hit with a cold snap that left Texans in fear of a repeat of the ice storm of …

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In today’s fast-paced business environment, companies are constantly looking for ways to streamline operations and reduce costs. For firms that rely on …

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In today’s omnichannel retail environment, brick-and-mortar stores still play a crucial role in sales for many brands. Although e-commerce has grown exponentially, …

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The global supply chain has faced unprecedented challenges over the past few years. The COVID-19 pandemic caused shutdowns and labor shortages, leading …

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Many businesses that rely on supply chains for success understand that there is always the possibility that the supply chain and management …

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The global supply chain is a complex network of manufacturers, suppliers, transportation companies, warehouses, retailers, and more. This interconnected web works to …

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The new year is a time for reflection and resolutions. For those in the logistics industry, 2023 was a challenging year filled …

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Reverse logistics; the process of managing returned products and materials, has long been a headache for retailers and other businesses. It’s a …

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Designing an efficient distribution network is crucial for companies to deliver products and services to customers promptly and cost-effectively. The distribution network …

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An efficient supply chain is critical for businesses to deliver products in a timely and cost-effectively. Speed is of the essence, and …

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Transportation is the backbone of logistics. The right transportation modes and routes are crucial for meeting customer demand and moving inventory efficiently …

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Kitting, also known as kit preparation, is the process of grouping and packaging together different components or parts to create a complete …

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Companies in eCommerce rely heavily on their warehouse operations for order fulfillment and delivery. With thousands of SKUs and hundreds of orders …

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USPS Ground shipping is one of the most popular shipping methods for e-commerce fulfillment in the United States. In fact, it’s likely …

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Consumer demand is something that can change on a dime. Several industries around the world saw these changes first-hand over the last …

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Summer is here, and people are off and ready to push the “checkout” buttons on their online shopping carts!   Summer typically …

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Summer and the time leading into the holidays create months of hustle that move various amounts of product through warehouses and shipping …

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No brand wants to deal with returns on their hands, but they are a fact of life when warehousing, shipping, and other …

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Every supply chain relies on inventory management to keep its process on track and get product out to consumers when they want …

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If you’re a brand that constantly ships out products to affiliate stores or directly to the consumer, you already know that keeping …

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The buzz around blockchain technology has been growing steadily in recent years, and it’s no surprise why. With its ability to create …

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As the seasons change, supply chains face numerous challenges that can make maintaining an efficient and cost-effective operation seem impossible. Seasonal shifts …

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How Can the ”Forgotten Middle” Survive the Logistics Crunch Mid-market companies are businesses that fall somewhere between large enterprises and small startups. …

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E-commerce continues to grow at a rapid pace, making effective fulfillment strategies even more critical. From warehousing and inventory management to shipping …

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Warehousing costs are an important part of logistics, and they can make or break your budget. In a world where immediate shipping …

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Social media is a huge part of everyone’s lives. From event updates to knowing the latest makeup trends, it’s clear that different …

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If your brand’s bottom line relies on shipping products to customers, you know that customer satisfaction is paramount to your business’s success. …

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It’s no secret that the global supply chain is something that is going to have issues for years to come. As 2023 …

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About the Author Kevin Monk has been the President at GFS Logistics since 2014. He holds an MBA in Business, Marketing, Logistics …

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2023 is a lot closer than you think it is, and now is the time to start considering how you can push …

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No matter how you look at the supply chain, it costs your business money to make money. So, it’s important that you’re …

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November through January are massive months for any retailer, especially one that relies on shipping to meet delivery deadlines. This year has …

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Now is the time for you to start focusing on your supply chain for next year. It’ll be a new year before …

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Regardless of your industry, chances are you are making moves to reduce your overall carbon footprint. While it seems easy to cut …

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Warehouse managers face different challenges than management in other aspects of a business. The events and economic climate of the last several …

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When your business heavily depends on the expediency of its supply chain, it needs a logistics partner that puts customer deadlines and …

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Inbound and Outbound Logistics Process Inbound and outbound logistics are two terms that get thrown around a lot in the logistics industry. …

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If your brand delivers goods to customers, you know you’re in the peak prepping stage for the busy logistics season.  However, the …

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Peak shipping season is one of the most important times of the year for the logistics industry. Peak shipping season begins in …

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During times of high demand and the need for immediate customer satisfaction, brands are eager to find a way to expedite the …

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Summer is just around the corner, and it’s time for one of the busiest logistics seasons to start ramping up. You want …

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Your supply chain management puts strategies in place that ensure your products arrive at their final destination. An excellent strategy involves mastering …

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At GFS Logistics, we’ve recently seen a lot of inquiries asking about the benefits of moving logistics and fulfillment from California to …

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When shipping products locally or internationally your company has several options at its fingertips. In the interest of your bottom line, it’s …

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At GFS Logistics, we love to focus on how our logistics services can help improve overall supply chain performance for a brand. …

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With the long-term effects of the pandemic and current geopolitical events, it seems like the shipping industry can’t catch a break. While …

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In a time of shipping uncertainty, it’s easy for even the most seasoned supply chain veterans to end up overwhelmed with the …

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Most brands these days that offer online shopping carts to their customers understand the importance of implementing an application programming interface (API) …

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When it comes to shipping products to consumers, many manufacturers have some difficult decisions to make, especially when the order involves transloading …

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2021 was an interesting and albeit painful year for our national supply chain. While 2022 isn’t exactly kicking the supply chain back …

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There’s a lot of industry buzz about the current supply chain disaster. In fact, we’ve even covered the big picture ourselves.  However, …

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Amidst the current supply chain issues, brands across the nation seem to be scrambling to find decent shipping costs that will still …

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The holidays are here and there is a ton of unfortunate buzz about gift deliveries running behind dues to inefficient supply chain …

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Shopify is one of the easiest ways for independent business owners to set up an online store and hit the ground running …

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In the modern marketplace, most consumers utilize online shopping to fulfill their needs. Logistics teams work with leading brands and eCommerce companies …

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Your supply chain is only as good as the warehouse and logistics team behind it. The logistics experts at GFS Logistics understand …

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Application programming interface (API) is one of the more recent technologies we’ve implemented into the logistics industry. Our eCommerce clients depend on …

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Sometimes shipping your product from point A to point B can be a much longer journey than estimated. Whether you’re shipping to …

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A brand’s supply chain that delivers its products down the pipeline from manufacturer to store sale is one of the most important …

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