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What is Supply Chain Management? Key Principles + Best Practices

Supply chain management is critical to the success of any ecommerce business. Learn how to optimize and synchronize the different links of the supply chain.

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Ecommerce Logistics: From Your Site to Their Doorstep

Consumer demand is driving rapid progress in ecommerce logistics. Learn how independent ecommerce brands adjust to the times and think long-term.

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The Journey of an Online Order Through the 3PL Fulfillment Process

What happens at a 3PL’s warehouse once your customer submits an order? Follow the journey of a customer order through the fulfillment center.

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Shipping Barcodes: What They Are & How 3PLs Use Various Barcodes

In this guide to using barcodes in fulfillment operations, we walk through how barcodes are used by a 3PL in receiving, shipping, and more.

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Supply Chain Optimization: How to Maximize Supply Chain Efficiency

It’s almost impossible to grow your ecommerce business without any form of supply chain optimization. Learn the best ways to make logistics more efficient.

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What is Batch Picking? Benefits, Methods, and Why Fulfillment Batching is an Efficient Warehouse Picking Process

Batch picking is an effective way to improve picking speed and make warehouse operations more efficient. Learn how it works in the fulfillment process.

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What is Distributed Inventory? 3 Benefits of Using Multiple Fulfillment Centers (& How to Do It)

Learn some of the top advantages of splitting your inventory across a 3PL provider’s network of warehouses when you outsource fulfillment and how to do it.

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How to Choose the Best Location of a Fulfillment Center When You Outsource to a 3PL

Learn the optimal location of a warehouse if you are outsourcing to a 3PL, how geography impacts order fulfillment, and whether you need multiple fulfillment centers.

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How to Scale Health and Beauty Products: Online Stores with Intelligent Fulfillment

Learn how health, beauty, and wellness DTC brands are competing with top online retailers, and how partnering with 3PL has helped them scale.

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ShipBob’s Analytics Tool: How Fast-Growing DTC Brands Use Fulfillment Data

ShipBob’s analytics and reporting tool gives insights into where you should store your inventory, actual transit times by shipping method, and much more.

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