Tips & resources

Save money by optimizing reverse logistics procedures

By Alex Robertson, Business Development at King Solutions

Many businesses breathe a sigh of relief after the rush of the holiday season. Supply chain companies and logistics professionals are not among them. The logistics industry never stops moving, and while the new year brings an end to the increases in retail and e-commerce shopping, January introduces a new challenge to shippers: returns and […]

Choosing between parcel and LTL shipping methods

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

There’s no shortage of shipping services, each with their own freight criteria, regulations and other factors. They also each come with their own pros and cons, and when shippers have freight that can be sent using two or more methods, the question becomes which method is the best the use. This is frequently the case […]

Logistics Strategy for the Holiday Season

By Chad Erchul, Business Development at King Solutions

Tis the season to be shipping! With the holidays on the way, shippers will be preparing for their busiest time of the year. We hope that by now your preparations are already underway, and may already be feeling an increase in online shopping. According to studies, 25% of shoppers say that they do some holiday […]

Creating an efficient and affordable domestic shipping operation

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

Domestic shipping is a massive operation in the United States. There are a few recent statistics from the American Trucking Association that provide a solid glance at the enormously large stature of this industry: Over 70% of all the freight tonnage moved in the U.S. is shipped on trucks, coming to a total of 10.49 […]

King services highlight: pick, pack and ship

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

King Solutions is a full-service third party logistics provider (3PL) who offers a wide array of solutions, and we take great care to help you find out which ones will service your business most effectively. In this month’s King services highlight, we are going into further detail about our pick, pack and shipping services. Storage, […]

Choosing the right supply chain management services

By Peter Tulisaari, Director of Business Development at King Solutions

At King Solutions, we have a broad range of services that are perfect for retailers, printers, shippers and a variety of other B2B and B2C companies. Whether you have LTL freight that needs consolidation, need warehousing space or  are simply looking for project management consulting, we have the expertise to help your find success. There are a […]