Archive for February 4, 2016

Should You Outsource Your Warehousing and Distribution Needs?

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 4th, 2016. Posted in Ecommerce fulfillment, Marketing logistics examples, Order fulfillment

Warehousing logistics

The online shopping industry is huge today. More shoppers than ever are using the internet to search for and to purchase the items that they need or want. The online shopping experience has become extremely easy and has provided both the consumer and the supplier with many advantages. Eighty percent of the online population has purchased something using the internet; 50% of the online population have purchased more than once. People are shopping on the internet, and they are learning how convenient and quick it is; and are returning to shop even more.

A store that has an online presence might wonder about the order fulfillment process once an online order is received. Really, there are two options available. Certainly, there is the option of fulfilling orders in-home. This would require the supplier to