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The Shippers Group Opens 12th Distribution Facility

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Jan 17, 2020

The Shippers Group is right there, where and when you need us. When an existing customer had an immediate need to open an additional distribution operation within their network, The Shippers Group was able to respond quickly to meet their need in Grand Prairie, TX.  In fact, within 3 days of finalizing an agreement with their customer, TSG was up and running in Grand Prairie.

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Topics: Warehousing, News Room

The Shippers Group 2019 Year in Review

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Dec 11, 2019

The Shippers Group had an exciting 2019, filled with growth and opportunity. We are thankful to each and every one of our customers, associates, and partners, and eagerly anticipate an awesome new year. Here's a look back at some of 2019's highlights.

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Topics: Warehousing, Core Values, Celebrations

5 Reasons SOPs are Important in 3PL Warehousing

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Dec 6, 2019

Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) are extremely important. In fact, the importance of SOPs in any supply chain operation can not be overstated.    

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Topics: Insider, Warehousing, Technology

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

How Can A Replenishment Strategy Improve Productivity in a 3PL Warehouse?

Posted by Robin Siekerman on Oct 29, 2019

Balancing picking efficiency and replenishment frequency is important for improving productivity and attaining high customer service levels. Labor associated with both activities can erode your bottom line if not managed carefully. That is why a replenishment strategy can help ensure adequate inventory in pick slots to achieve high customer service levels.

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Topics: Warehousing, Technology, Packaging