A Step-by-Step Guide to Switching 3PLs
Not all 3PLs are created equal. While it may never seem like the right time to change fulfillment providers, taking a critical look at both your current 3PL and overarching fulfillment strategy is vital to setting your business up for future success.
Here at ShipBob, we have a lot of experience in aiding in the 3PL transition — with brands coming to us from Amazon, local mom-and-pop 3PLs, and every tech-enabled 3PL out there. We can confidently say that switching 3PLs doesn’t have to be as hard as you may think.
In this guide to reducing risk and ensuring a graceful 3PL transition, you’ll learn:
- When it’s worth switching 3PLs
- Considerations for choosing a new fulfillment partner
- Best practices for a smooth transition
- How ShipBob helps mitigate risk
- 3PL transition FAQs