Cassie Stang

Warehousing and distribution: the perfect match for supply chain integration

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

When it comes to warehousing and distribution, there are two primary strategies that businesses employ: separate and integrated. When they are managed separately, the business either utilizes another company or a separate facility to store their stock and another to handle distribution. When they are integrated, the business either handles their own warehousing and distribution […]

Don’t read this while driving: staying focused during Distracted Driver Awareness Month

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month, and as a third-party logistics provider who partners with hundreds of carriers, we want the roads to be a safe place for everyone. That’s why we’re shedding light on the impact of distracted driving and how carriers and everyday drivers can protect themselves (and others) by keeping their eyes on the road.   It […]

Threading the needle for a global fabrics manufacturer

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

Over the last 20 years, this Minneapolis-based creator of specialized fabrics has etched their place in the crowded textile manufacturing industry. Their proprietary materials have been adapted for use in medical, industrial, clothing, and other applications across the globe. Many locations spread across different countries, each with a different production schedule and raw material needs, […]

King expands its warehouse footprint (and capabilities) in 2018

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

Back in July, we officially opened a new warehousing and fulfillment facility in Chicago, Illinois, and fulfillment services are up and running at this facility (we will be sharing more updates and numbers soon). But that’s not all! This past summer, we broke ground on a major expansion at our Minneapolis warehouse, adding 101,000 square […]

In the headlights: carrier issues during NTDAW

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

Each year, the American Transportation Research Institute (ATRI) releases a comprehensive report based on industry surveys shedding light on the issues affecting the supply chain. While many of the top issues affect shippers and 3PL companies, several have a significant impact on the more than 3.5 million carriers who haul freight across the country. You […]

King delivers shocking results to a multi-billion-dollar manufacturer

By Cassie Stang, Business Development at King Solutions

This multi-billion-dollar electrical products manufacturer has pledged to bring safety to the world through the electrical solutions they create. They take a customer-first approach and remain dedicated to sustainability and their local community. As growing manufacturer based out of Minneapolis, with distribution throughout the United States, they made the perfect partner for King Solutions. Their […]