Category: Logistics Services

Who Pays for Free Shipping?

By Millennium Logistics 11 September, 2016

“Free Shipping” is something you see advertised just about everywhere and something that seems more and more common each day. This has created a very competitive market, especially when smaller e-commerce merchandisers and traditional brick-and-mortar retailers have to compete with large corporations such as Amazon.com, Inc. But when it comes to “free shipping” who actually […]

5 Questions You Should Ask When Selecting a 4PL

By Millennium Logistics 04 September, 2016

  How do you choose the right fourth party logistics provider for your company? With so many options available, this task can seem overwhelming! To help with this process, Millennium Logistics Management has put together the following questions you should consider when talking to potential 4PL providers:     Question #1:What Is The Company Culture? You should get […]

5 Ways to Reduce Supply Chain Costs

By Millennium Logistics 29 August, 2016

  In the supply chain industry, costs are unavoidable, it is simply part of the process. To maximize service at the lowest cost through process, technology and people, managed transportation service providers work to deliver transportation solutions. These solutions are an effective way to help you save costs. What are some of these solutions? In this […]

3 Signs Your Supply Chain is Inefficient

By Millennium Logistics 21 August, 2016

  The design of an effective supply chain network is an essential part of any supplier’s business strategy. All aspects of this design are important and must be monitored and adjusted at each and every opportunity to ensure an optimized network. How do you know if your supply chain is no longer efficient? Millennium Logistics […]

3 Ways to Improve Warehouse Efficiency

By Millennium Logistics 14 August, 2016

  Running a warehouse efficiently can be challenging. In fact, distribution center managers understand that their warehouses are not entirely optimal; warehouses lack resources and strategies to greatly improve operations. However, there are things you can do to increase productivity and in this article, Millennium Logistics Management is happy to share 3 ways you can […]