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Why You Should Consider Collaboration with a 3PL as Part of Your 2022 Strategy

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Jan 12, 2022

Third-Party Logistic Providers specialize in storage, distribution, fulfillment and transport services for manufacturers, distributors, and other shippers. By partnering with 3PLs, shippers are able to focus on having goods available for customers either through their manufacturing processes, importing, or other procurement activities. This can also free up capital for a business, as shippers aren't burdened with the investment of buildings, equipment, and labor needed to distribute their goods.

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Topics: 3PL

3PL Collaboration: Supply Chain Success Stories Between Shippers & 3PLs

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Dec 9, 2021

 

WHAT IS SUPPLY CHAIN COLLABORATION AND WHY IS IT IMPORTANT?

Looking at a typical supply chain for consumer packaged goods (CPG), it is easy to see why collaboration among supply chain participants is important. The supply chains of the products we buy require complex orchestration from end to end — that is, from raw materials suppliers all the way down to the final consumer who ultimately purchases the goods.

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Topics: Insider, News Room, 3PL

The Impact of COVID-19 on 3PL Warehousing Creates New Business Paradigm

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Sep 9, 2021

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to new opportunities for 3PL warehousing companies. In the white paper, How A 3PL Warehouse Successfully Navigated the COVID-19 Global Pandemic, The Shippers Group explores the impact of the pandemic and how it has created a new business paradigm.

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room, Packaging, eCommerce, 3PL, COVID-19

IWLA Webinar Features The Shippers Group's Recently Published White Paper

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Sep 1, 2021

Last week, The Shippers Group joined the International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) in leading a webinar on our recently published white paper that addresses the question, “How does a third-party (3PL) warehousing company thrive during the middle of a global crisis?” Expanding on this topic from the white paper, Rob Doyle, President; Robin Siekerman, Vice President Marketing & Customer Solutions; and Diane Villafana, Vice President Human Resources & Safety Compliance talked about how The Shippers Group successfully navigated a global pandemic.

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Topics: Insider, 3PL

Recognizing Women's Equality Day at The Shippers Group

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Aug 26, 2021

Celebrated annually since 1971, Women’s Equality Day falls on August 26, which is the anniversary date of the ratification of the 19th amendment, granting women the right to vote. The national day symbolizes the continued fight for equal rights for women and that our country commends and supports them in this fight.

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Topics: Insider, Core Values, 3PL