Logistics News & Blog

How is Ecommerce Changing Logistics?

Ecommerce has changed how we shop as individuals, how businesses make purchases and who retailers are competing with. The dawn of ecommerce has affected many aspects of our day-to-day lives, from how we work, to how we complete errands, and spend our valuable time. The growth of ecommerce has not only impacted retailers, buyers and consumers, but everyone involved in the logistics industry –...

Post-Pandemic Effects on FF&E

It’s no secret that industries like hospitality and retail have had to adapt to the effects of the pandemic. Trends have changed and the demands of consumers are different than before. There are also new operational challenges to consider, ranging from additional safety measures to the unfortunate economic downturn that has led to minimal staffing. All of these changes have affected the way...

New Project Announcement: The Pearl Rosemary Beach Hotel

Beltmann Integrated Logistics is proud to announce that we will receive, warehouse and install the furniture, fixtures and equipment for The Pearl Rosemary Beach Hotel located in Rosemary Beach, Florida (Walton County). The BIL team will be renovating guest rooms and updating flooring in this elegant, 55-room boutique hotel in order to maintain its beachside town charm.  Coming soon! 

How to Keep Freight Moving During Hurricane Season

Communities are often ravaged by natural disasters like hurricanes and tropical storms, which cause destruction and displace residents. However, companies who work with freight transportation providers in the transportation management and supply chain logistics industries have the opportunity to minimize disruption, even when mother nature has other plans. Businesses who are prepared and develop...

Keep Your Cargo Safe With 5 Best Practices

Extreme weather conditions, crashes, theft, documentation errors, mechanical issues, and labor disputes are just a fraction of the risks that can affect even the most well-orchestrated global shipment.

A Novel Approach to Conquering the Global Water Crisis

When you’re fortunate enough to have easy access to copious amounts of clean water for drinking, cooking, and bathing, it’s hard to fathom that safe water remains a precious commodity for one-third of the world’s population. To put things into perspective, water scarcity is a looming death threat for 2.2 billion people, particularly those in poor and rural communities. Rivers and lakes have...

New Project Announcement: Residence Inn by Marriott

Beltmann Integrated Logistics is proud to announce that we have been awarded onsite project management, assembly and installation of furniture, fixtures and equipment for the new 4-story, 107-room Residence Inn by Marriott. The Marriott property is located in downtown Lancaster, California in the heart of the Antelope Valley (Los Angeles County). Coming soon! 

Complete Your Hospital Build with a Fit Up

If you’ve recently moved to a new hospital location or built a newly constructed medical facility, you’re in the right place. You may be wondering how to complete the project to ensure your new space best meets your needs. Learn more about how the hospital “fit out” or “fit up” phase can add value and ensure your space is transformed into an optimal working environment.

How to Improve Last Mile Delivery

Changing customer expectations, with a focus on same day and next day delivery, calls for business owners to pay attention to their last mile delivery processes. It is important that you work towards an improved approach to seamlessly meet customer needs. Last mile delivery is an integral step in the shipping process, and one that can make or break your reputation, as well as your relationship...

New Project Announcement: Palazzo West at The Grove

We are excited to announce that Beltmann Integrated Logistics has been awarded the warehousing and installation services for the newly renovated Palazzo West at The Grove in Los Angeles, California. This sophisticated resort-style apartment community is going through a multi-phase renovation to include modern upgraded finishes to furniture, fixtures and equipment.  Placement of artwork and...

How to Manage Inbound Capital Equipment & Meet Your Building Load Schedule

A large university health system in the mid-west was building a new children's hospital on their main campus. The 550,000 square foot facility is located next to the existing hospital which created an extremely congested area for equipment deliveries to the project site. The university announced plans early on to commence the building load by floor following the completed construction of specific...

Review Your Shipping Strategy for Success

A successful supply chain requires data, insight and a shipping strategy that you can depend on. Review your current partnerships and abilities to ensure you’re on track for success.

5 Hospital Relocation Challenges and How to Overcome Them

Hospital relocation requires extensive planning, but with the right team assisting your move, it is often the best solution to upgrade growing or outdated facilities.

New Project Announcement: 95 Saint Apartments

Beltmann Integrated Logistics is proud to announce our newly awarded project for 95 Saint Apartments at 95 Saint Alphonsus in Boston, MA by our customer Becwood Purchasing. This new, beautiful 115-unit apartment building is owned by Wingate Companies and is located on Saint Alphonsus Street in the Longwood Medical Area. The services our team will be providing will include receiving, storage,...

New Project Announcement: Hilton Garden Inn

Our team is proud to announce a new project with Haymart Hotel Venture, LLC for the all new Hilton Garden Inn in Haymarket, Virginia! This hotel is planned to open in August of this year and expected to be over 74,000 square feet on 2.3 acres of land. Our role in bringing this beautiful building to life will include installation of fixtures, furniture and equipment for 117 guestrooms. Beltmann...

Hotel Design for Post COVID-19

There are few industries that have had to adapt to the challenges of COVID-19 as fundamentally as hospitality. Even as our communities begin vaccinations, it will take time for many people to embrace the return to “normal”. Careful hotel design can help mitigate fears and reassure guests that the space they have chosen to stay in is safe and clean. Follow our tips below so guests don’t need to...

Retail Fixtures Logistics Tips to Help Businesses Re-Open

Since the onset of the pandemic, logistics services have become even more important to helping businesses adapt, stay open and meet customer needs. With varying restrictions across the country, many businesses have been forced to make store layout changes in order to re-open. Others have even had to move or downsize. Retail stores and restaurants are among those that have been most impacted by...

New Project Announcement: Quincy Apartments

The BIL team is eager and proud to announce a new project with Becwood Purchasing for Quincy Apartments in Quincy, Massachusetts! This specific project includes work involving freight management, warehousing, and installation services. We are excited to provide an excellent solution and provide real, remarkable results for a terrific client! Coming soon! 

What is Reverse Logistics?

Many companies that take pride in a strong supply chain can further increase efficiencies with improved reverse logistics. But what is reverse logistics? Reverse logistics is the often-overlooked process associated with product returns. While many companies work tirelessly to ship products to their customers as efficiently as possible, they perhaps don’t put as much thought into the returns...

New Project Announcement: Courtyard Marriott

Beltmann Integrated Logistics is happy to announce a new, exciting project with GS Associates for the Courtyard Marriott in Clearwater, Florida! This brand new hotel opens in April 2021 and will offer comfortable accommodations close to everything great on Clearwater Beach. Our role in this project includes warehouse services & installation of FF&E. Our team is thrilled to begin work and provide...