The Difference Between Warehousing & Logistics

The terms warehousing and logistics are often coupled together as they are essentially two sides of the same coin, however many people get the terms mixed up.   Both warehousing and logistics fulfill functions within the supply chain of a business. On the one hand, warehousing focuses on the safe storage of goods within a…

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What To Do About Returns

Returns have always been a challenge, but today distributors are finding a surge in returned items and orders. While it’s easy to pass off returns as primarily an e-commerce or retail issue, the fact is it’s a challenge all distributors face because of the costs associated with it.    You are doing what with your…

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The Pros & Cons of Outsourcing Logistics

Access to Technology   One of the major advantages of outsourcing logistics to Global Warehouse Solutions is the access you will gain to the latest technology. One example is the Internet of Things (IoT) functionality that is already becoming standard in many supply chains. In fact, 46% of respondents from supply-chain-intensive industries say IoT will…

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5 Reason To Outsource Warehousing & Distribution

From small start-up companies just breaking into the market to large companies seeking new opportunities, outsourcing can be an excellent strategy for survival. Many companies are outsourcing warehousing and distribution services, allowing them to focus on other aspects of their business. Below you will find the top five reasons to outsource your warehousing and distribution…

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