Logistics makes the world go ‘round, and the choice between using third-party logistics (3PL) or fourth-party logistics (4PL or leading-party logistics) is one of the most important choices you’ll have to make if you have a company that specializes in goods that have to get from one point to the next.
Lucky for us, the terms 3PL vs 4PL are pretty clearly defined in business and logistics literature.
Every industry has its list of terms, and we can say that the logistics industry is no different. If you haven’t had a long history in the industry, you might still find a term that throws you even if you’ve been around for a while.
Here’s a list of top logistics terminology so that you never have to feel left out in the middle of things again.
Have you been selling a lot of products on Amazon? Have you been contacted about selling your products using vendor central? Perhaps you are a vendor who is frustrated and want to switch over to seller central. It can be quite frustrating to try and determine which option is the best choice for your needs. Here is some information on choosing vendor central vs seller central Amazon fulfillment.
The demand for shipping this holiday season is expected to be stronger than ever. In fact, demand for shipping has been strong this year and this is all due to the current economy, which is really quite strong. Throughout the holiday season the trucking conditions should be in favor of carriers.