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4 Simple Ways to Manage E-Fulfilment

Humans during the ice-age probably considered the element of fire to be divine and alien. The man who discovered the wheel would’ve laughed at the thought of ever being able to fly. And as for our grandparents – they...

What is Reverse Logistics?

Generally, logistics is known to be the process of transporting products from manufacturers to customers. In an instance, of reverse logistics, products move back from customers to distributors or manufacturers. For example, if the purchased product is defective, the...

How to pack a parcel for delivery (Infographic)

Like it or not, your package does go through pretty much rough handling during transit. It becomes impossible for courier companies to pay individual attention to each unit as they receive millions of packages each day. Hence, you as...

What Do You Need to Prepare Before a Customs Audit?

Customs audit procedure is a very crucial part of import and export business. By definition, a customs audit is a process of verifying the compliance of a business with the relevant legislation and revenue requirements through verification of the...

How the E-commerce Boom Affects the Shipping Industry

Globally, parcel delivery has seen an enormous growth primarily as a result of the boom in e-commerce.  E-commerce has led to increased usage of parcel software by consumer goods companies. And this increase in demand has given rise to...

Supply Chain: How Can You Save on Transportation?

The multitude of processes in supply chain industry requires us to pay attention to various factors for the business to run profitably. Lack of strategic planning, practical forecasting, poor visibility of logistics process can result in companies missing delivery...

Why Does an E-commerce Firm Need Fulfilment?

Successful fulfilment process is “the percentage of orders meeting delivery performance with complete and accurate documentation and no delivery damage” (Supply Chain Council). It is the act of quick and accurate shipping of a purchased order. Unarguably, happy and...

Spot Opportunities with Your Inbound Logistics

As the name suggests, inbound logistics refers to goods coming into a business. It involves transportation and storage of incoming goods. Similarly, outbound logistics refers to the logistics process for goods going out of a business. Inbound logistics include everything that...

10 Ways to Motivate Employees in the Logistics Industry

Logistics is a complex job but when all processes are in place it could also turn out to be one of the most satisfying jobs. Alike any other business, employees are the real asset for logistics industry too. Logistics...

11 Types of Packaging Solutions You Should Know About

The cargo that you ship is varied and so is the packaging solution for each type of goods. To ensure that your parcel is delivered safely, it needs to be packed right. Here are 11 most-common types of packaging...