Reasons Why Brands Work with 3PLs

One study showed that 89% of brands improved their operational effectiveness after signing on with a 3PL partner. In the same survey, 73% said these services introduced innovations into their current logistics processes.

5 Signs It’s Time to Change Your 3PL Provider

Working with a third-party logistics (3PL) provider is a big decision, can help your business grow  and allow you to have more time to focus on your brand. Benefits of outsourcing your fulfillment, inventory management and warehousing include: Increase efficiency across your logistics network Improve on-time delivery rates and customer satisfaction Decrease costs for storage, […]

The Very Real Dangers of Choosing a 3PL on Price Alone

The Very Real Dangers of Choosing a 3PL on Price Alone When choosing a 3PL, price will always be a factor, but it shouldn’t be the only one, or even the deciding factor. The right 3PL can make you look like a hero to your customers. A bad 3PL can put you out of business. […]

How to Handle Rising Customer Returns in the Ecommerce Space

Best Practices from Renewal Logistics: How to Handle Rising Customer Returns Customer returns constitute a big problem for those in the ecommerce space. In 2020, customers returned $428 billion worth of merchandise, equating to over 10 percent of total retail sales. For online retailers, the picture is even grimmer. About 25 percent of all items […]

How Retailers Manage Excess Inventory

Best Practices from Renewal Logistics: How Retailers Manage Excess Inventory holding on to more goods than necessary can leave retailers and brands with a barrage of problems While supply chain issues continue to plague retailers in some cases, causing them to be unable to meet demand, many businesses are faced with the opposite problem of […]

A Retailer’s Guide to Integrated Logistics

Best Practices from Renewal Logistics: A Retailer’s Guide to Integrated Logistics Moving items from one place to another is easier in theory than in practice. Once you begin to envision the scale (51 million tons of freight moved daily in the U.S. alone), you can start to see the challenges faced by smaller retailers and […]