How to Choose Between LCL and FCL?

When shipping overseas, you have a choice between shipping a full container load (FCL) or less than container load (LCL). Choosing between the two sometimes may not be as clear-cut as one may assume.  In this blog, we will discuss the difference between the two, pros and cons, and how to choose the best method…

Is Customer Experience Growing in its Importance in Differentiating Brands?

Recently, the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) partnered up with BluJay Solutions and Adelante SCM to research supply chain priorities and investments to answer the question: “is customer experience is growing in its importance in differentiating brands?”  You can read the full report here. This study ostensibly adds to their 2018 study that…

3 Steps to Manage Uncertainty

Even though logistics is one of the world’s largest industries, it is arguably one of the most ever-changing and unstable fields to have a career in. From economy, changes in regulations, technology advancement on management information systems and modes of transportation, labor markets, competitive landscape, to politics, etc. All these attributes are gears that makes up the machine that is—logistics.

Top 5 Types of Warehouse Storage

When looking into warehouses to fulfill your business’s logistics needs, you need to be well informed about the options that are available and which type of solutions are best fits for your needs. In this post, we’re providing and crash course guide through the top five types of warehouse storage typically offered.    Ambient Storage…

Customers Versus Employees: Who Is More Important?

These days it seems like more and more companies are adding “customer obsession” as part of their core values.  A concept that arguably was initially implemented by Amazon. Customer Obsession“Leaders start with the customer and work backwards. They work vigorously to earn and keep customer trust. Although leaders pay attention to competitors, they obsess over…