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 […]
At King Solutions, we pride ourselves on being a 3PL company who invests in and takes care of our team. It’s one of the reasons why we were named one of the Top 150 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. We want you to get to know our employees as well as they know […]
Shipping and freight costs are a budgetary concern for every business. They can make up substantial portions of a company’s overhead costs and even prevent smaller businesses from achieving the growth necessary to remain competitive in their industry. While shipping costs are on the rise, not every business has to absorb the increase in pricing. […]
Shipping speed is an essential component of customer service. It’s a key performance indicator that can help ensure return business, and it’s one that shippers are constantly striving to perfect in any way possible.
Analyzing where to invest in the supply chain can be a challenge. Shippers want to make sure that they’re getting the most out of their investments, but it’s not always easy to see what’s going to give the best ROI and what’s not.
Radio frequency identification (RFID) technology is most commonly used within our industry to track the placement of products within warehouses. But more than that, RFID trackers allow companies to reduce cargo theft liabilities, track carrier performance and streamline day-to-day operations.