Logistics News & Blog

What is Dedicated Transportation?

If you have a regular shipment to make, without the means to make it, it’s likely you’re looking into 3PL services and specifically wondering, what is dedicated transportation?

What is White Glove Delivery?

You may have heard the term “white glove delivery” often if you work in any industry that sends regular or high value shipments. But what is white glove delivery? Read our latest blog post to find out more about white glove service and whether it’s right for your business.

Restaurant Inventory Management

Good restaurant inventory management is essential to the smooth running of any restaurant. Read our tips below for efficient restaurant industry management day to day, and during a relocation or new restaurant set up.

How to Move a Hospital Bed

If you are participating in a hospital relocation, department relocation or setting up in a new hospital facility, one of the many tasks you are likely to be involved in is moving hospital beds. In fact, moving a hospital bed might also be necessary for those with an elderly or sick relative at home, or those working in a nursing home.

How Do I Move Furniture, Fixtures and Office Equipment?

When it comes to moving an office or business space, there is often some confusion surrounding the difference between furniture and fixtures and office equipment. Perhaps your office contains all of the above (furniture, fixtures, and office equipment), but you’re unsure whether FF&E services would necessarily apply to you. Read on to find out more about what constitutes FF&E and the difference...

Medical Relocation Steps for Success

When it comes to healthcare relocations and medical relocation of all kinds, the process of moving can be daunting and overwhelming. The following steps are designed to help your medical relocation succeed, whether your healthcare relocation involves moving a hospital, doctor’s surgery, or other healthcare location.

Logistics Services for Small Business Owners

If you’re looking to find out more about logistics services for small business owners, you’ve come to the right place.

Logistics 2020: Top 3PL Trends This Year

The new year is fast approaching, and if you are involved in 3PL, there are many new focus areas to consider in terms of logistics 2020. Logistics is always relevant, and will continue to be more relevant for more businesses, as brands grow, online shopping continues to reign and globalization continues.

Lowering Last Mile Delivery Costs

No matter how far and wide your goods travel, businesses are often ironically faced with last mile delivery issues. Solving the last mile delivery problem has become an essential focus point for many logistics companies. Luckily, choosing the right 3PL and following the tips below can help reduce last mile delivery costs considerably.

3PL vs In-House Logistics

If you’re in need of reliable logistics services it can be difficult to weight up the benefits and costs of 3PL vs in-house logistics.

Moving a Pinball Machine: A Guide for Arcade Owners

As an arcade owner, you understand the value of your assets including your pinball machines. If you’re looking to refurnish, re-locate, change the set-up of your arcade or store older pinball machines, the pinball machine moving and warehousing process can seem like a challenge.

FF&E Management Tips

There is plenty to consider when it comes to FF&E management, including choosing an FF&E team, interior design, the 3PL process and more. Here are just a few tips and considerations that are big in the industry right now.  

Outsourced Warehousing and Distribution Do's and Don'ts

Choosing the right warehouse outsourcing option for your business can be a difficult decision. These simple tips will help you make the right decision to meet your goals and successfully outsource your warehousing needs.  

Factors to Consider: FF&E

FF&E services can make or break a hotel lobby, retail store or space in terms of its look and overall feel. This seemingly simple, final step towards bringing your vision to life is essential. Whether you’re opening a new store or hotel or updating for a new season, FF&E services will complete your project.  

3 Reasons to Use a 3PL While Realigning Your Store Footprint

One trend for retail in 2019 is to rightsize and realign store footprint to meet the demands of the changing economy. You may find yourself juggling excess inventory and fixtures. This can be an important period of transition for your company, so it’s essential that you streamline this process in a cost-efficient manner with minimal risk.

FF&E Hotel Trends

What is FF&E? FF&E stands for “Furniture, fixtures and equipment”, and is a term generally used in the retail industry, hospitality industry and by third party logistics companies, as well as other businesses in similar industries.

First Mile vs Last Mile Trucking

When it comes to moving stock or equipment across the country, often the very first mile and the last mile are where delays and challenges are met. However, there are ways to prepare for these hurdles and make moving stock or shipments as efficient and seamless as possible. Read on to find out more.

How to Reduce Excess Inventory Before a Retail Move

Excess inventory, slow moving stock and dead stock can slow your business down by tying up capital and preventing you from investing in new endeavors. The following ideas can help you reduce excess inventory and improve efficiencies.

3PL vs 4PL Logistics: What's the Difference?

When you’re researching your logistics options, two terms you may come across include 3PL and 4PL. What’s the difference and why does it matter?

How Your Retail Store is Helping the Economy & How 3PL Can Help Your Store

Owning a retail store is something to be proud of, not least because of the many ways in which your store is helping the economy.