Chris Lund

How does 3D printing affect the logistics industry?

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

Will 3D printing eventually put an end to the supply chain? It’s a valid concern of logistics professionals, but it is inherently one that has already been proven false. Make no mistake, 3D printing will change the logistics industry, but it will hardly be the end of it. One doesn’t have to delve that deep […]

How-to track carrier performance and determine your ROI

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

When it comes to your company’s expenditures, the return you get on your investment is key, and if you are as obsessed with ROI as we are here at King Solutions, you definitely want to know how well your 3PL is performing for the money that you have invested in their services.

The history of the National Postal Forum

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

At King Solutions, history is important to us. Not just because knowing about history helps increase our chances of becoming victorious in trivia tournaments (that’s just a nice bonus). But, because history tells us where we’ve been and what it’s taken to get us to where we are today. And, since we’ve been in the transportation industry for more than 26 years, we guess you could say we get a bit nostalgic about the history of our company and our industry as a whole.

Plastic pallets vs wood pallets: Which is better for my shipping needs?

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

Pallets have been around for over 100 years, and they don’t appear to be going anywhere anytime soon (except whatever destination they’re being shipped to, of course). Because of this, it’s important to make sure you’re getting the most out of your pallets. Which leads to the question: plastic or wood?

Are you getting the most value from your shipping partner?

By Chris Lund, Business Development at King Solutions

So, how do you determine if you’re getting the most value from your shipping partner? It’s as simple as determining if they’re the right partner for you. Obviously everyone's needs are different, but there are a number of criteria that all businesses can evaluate to see if a 3PL company is right for them.