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Why Supply Chain and Logistics is a Great Career Choice for Women

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Mar 24, 2021

March is Women's History month, which is intended to recognize both the historical accomplishments and today’s contemporary work of women. In celebration, let’s consider the role of women in the Supply Chain and Logistics industry and why working in the industry is a great career choice for women.

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Topics: Warehousing, Technology, Packaging, eCommerce, Transportation, 3PL

Moves by Amazon Impact 3PL Warehouses

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Aug 13, 2020

3PL warehousing companies are seeing a spike in demand for storage and other services as Amazon limits shipments from third-party sellers into its distribution facilities. Amazon sellers are seeking to find new storage facilities for goods as Amazon makes room for the upcoming holiday season and continues to reengineer operations to better respond to increased demand of essential goods during the COVID crisis. 

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, Packaging, eCommerce

COVID-19 and its Effects on E-Commerce

Posted by Margaret Harvey on Aug 11, 2020

With over 306 million Americans affected by shutdown and stay-at-home orders, COVID-19 will have a permanent effect on retail and its buying behavior. With cities under lockdowns, and nonessential businesses being ordered to close, gatherings and outings in public places have been limited. We have seen a shift toward bulk-buying and online shopping. Consumers are changing what, when, and how they purchase.

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, Packaging, eCommerce

#GetOnBoard and #Work4TSG!

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Apr 15, 2020

The Shippers Group is growing and we need YOU! From Material Handlers to Customer Service to Corporate Support and everything in between, we have positions to fill across the country. As we continue to expand into new markets nationally, our need has increased for new talent. We are looking for positive and energetic team players who are passionate about our core values of Integrity, Innovation, Excellence and Safety.

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, News Room, Packaging, eCommerce, Transportation

What Landlords Should Know About 3PLs as Tenants

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Nov 6, 2019

Last week we talked about how to better engage the services of dedicated 3PL warehouse providers. Now, what should a landlord know about 3PLs as tenants? Well first, 3PLs make excellent tenants, and industry business is booming.

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Topics: Warehousing, Packaging