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Kentucky fulfillment center
Trusted by thousands of ecommerce brands, ShipBob offers Kentucky fulfillment services, letting you offer 2-day shipping to your customers across the continental US (even from just one Kentucky fulfillment center). Scroll down to see how our best-in-class Kentucky fulfillment center is here to serve you.
ShipBob customers have experienced a:
- 13% cost savings to their bottom line
- 18% reduction in cart abandonment rate
- 25% savings on shipping costs by distributing inventory
to multiple regions of the US
- 38.5% improvement to shipping speed
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Meet Your Kentucky Fulfillment Center
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pick, pack, and ship
your orders so you can
focus on growing your brand.
How it works
How ShipBob goes from your online store to your customer’s door
Connect your store, import your products, then send us your inventory.
We store your inventory in any combination of our fulfillment centers.
As soon as a customer places an order, we ship it from the nearest fulfillment center.
Check all your fulfillment boxes with ShipBob
2-Day Express Shipping
ShipBob’s 2-Day Express Shipping enables fast delivery to 100% of the continental US (even from just one fulfillment center). Our proprietary algorithm uses a combination of ground, air, and regional carriers to provide high on-time delivery rate.
While 2-Day Express is available for any of our ecommerce store integrations, our top ecommerce channels can even display 2-day shipping badges and estimated delivery dates on product pages to further increase conversions pre-checkout.
Inventory Distribution & Placement
Split your inventory to be closer to your customers, and get optimal, data-driven fulfillment center location recommendations over time to improve delivery speeds and reduce shipping costs.
ShipBob’s Inventory Placement Program in the US allows high-volume brands to send inventory to one location. Then ShipBob does the rest — from choosing ideal locations and distributing your stock, to proactively rebalancing your inventory levels — giving you time back, lowering your inbound freight costs, and unlocking more affordable 2-day shipping.
No matter where your customers are, ShipBob gets you closer to them. With dozens of fulfillment centers across the US, UK, EU, Canada, and Australia, having ShipBob as your sole fulfillment provider helps you scale into new markets with ease and manage inventory across locations from a single dashboard login.
You can also ship to your customers in 200+ countries, create destination-based rules, and offer a variety of standard and expedited shipping options on your cart, including real-time carrier rates.
Have your own warehouse in the US? Keep fulfillment in-house with ShipBob’s proprietary warehouse management system. You can even centralize logistics across locations by using our WMS in conjunction with our fulfillment centers in other regions and/or countries.
With ShipBob WMS you get warehouse productivity and performance monitoring, multi-location inventory management, optimized picking routes for efficient retrieval, transportation management for optimized shipping carrier routes, and much more.
Don’t just take our word for it — see why ShipBob is trusted by thousands of merchants
If someone is going to treat your products like their own, that’s the most you can hope for in a fulfillment partner. ShipBob does exactly that. The customer experience and brand consistency is really important to us, so to receive that level of support from ShipBob means so much to us. Because we don’t operate our own warehouse, we need to trust a 3PL team that is going to be invested in delivering our products to the best of their ability.
ShipBob is a drastic difference from our last 3PL. They listen and quickly get their customers’ needs live in their software. It feels like a really honest and fruitful relationship. I log on to our ShipBob account and see everything in one place, no matter if I’m looking at our facility in Kankakee, IL, or the ShipBob fulfillment centers in Canada or Europe. I didn’t have to learn different platforms or deal with support representatives at different companies.
Global Warehousing Director
Not all fulfillment companies are created equal. Before we partnered with ShipBob, we worked with a 3PL. When we went viral in 2016 and suddenly had thousands of additional orders to fill, we knew we had to outsource to a different 3PL that could give us the attention we needed, regardless of our size. We moved to ShipBob, and have received dedicated support ever since! We know that the next time we go viral, we will always be ready.
Director of Operations
at Food Huggers
In my experience, ShipBob is a lot more clear and transparent about what customers can expect compared to the other 3PL we used. ShipBob’s analytics dashboard is quite helpful and straightforward. It’s really helpful to have that level of visibility so we don’t have to constantly email back and forth, asking when things will be completed. It saves a lot of time and helps set expectations appropriately.
The deciding factor that sold us on ShipBob was price. International fulfillment can be incredibly expensive, but ShipBob was cheaper than our old provider. ShipBob’s software was also much easier to use than our previous provider’s, and gave us a better picture of what was going on with our orders. Even from overseas, it gave us the visibility and control we would expect from a provider in our backyard.
of A Year of Dates
We’re partnering with ShipBob for every aspect of our shipping, fulfillment, and storage, and we’re relying on them to continue to come up with better technology and solutions, figuring out ways to improve not only the service levels for us, but also cut down on costs. That way, we can leave logistics to ShipBob and keep focusing on what’s most important to use: serving our customers.
Co-Founder and CEO
of Baby Doppler
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FAQs about ShipBob’s ecommerce fulfillment services in Kentucky
Does ShipBob have a fulfillment center in Kentucky?
Yes, ShipBob has a fulfillment center in Kentucky, and many others in the bordering states of Tennessee and Illinois. A complete list of ShipBob’s fulfillment center locations can be found here.
Where can ShipBob ship to from its Kentucky fulfillment center?
As a global fulfillment company with international shipping capabilities, ShipBob can ship from its Kentucky warehouse to any location in the US as well as 200+ countries.
How do shipping zones affect me in Kentucky?
Shipping zones are determined using an order’s origin point, measuring to its destination. For orders shipped from Kentucky, this means that the closer an order’s destination is to Kentucky, the lower its shipping zone will be.
For example, an order shipped from Louisville, KY to Lexington, KY would qualify as a Zone 1 shipment, as the order is only traveling a very short distance from its origin point. However, if that same order is shipped from Louisville, KY to Portland, OR, you would be shipping the order to Zone 8 or 9, since the destination is very far away from the origin point.
To minimize shipping distances and lower their average shipping zone, many ecommerce brands choose to partner with a third-party logistics provider (3PL) or fulfillment service. A good 3PL will have multiple fulfillment centers in different regions of the US, so that their customers can store their products closer to end customers. This reduces the distance orders must travel, which in turn lowers shipping times and costs.
What’s the address of ShipBob’s fulfillment center in Kentucky?
ShipBob has a fulfillment center in the greater Louisville area of Kentucky and several others across the Midwest region of the US (and all over the country). Please view them here for the most up-to-date information.
What’s the benefit of a Kentucky fulfillment center?
By storing your products in a Kentucky fulfillment center, your ecommerce brand can ship to end customers in the Midwest more quickly and cost-effectively.
For instance, ShipBob’s Kentucky warehousing location is near major cities such as Lexington, Cincinnati, and Evansville. These cities are home to large airports (including Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, Blue Grass Airport, and Louisville Muhammad Ali International Airport) and carrier hubs for DHL, UPS, and United Delivery Services (UDS).
With your inventory stored near these locations, your brand can get orders out for shipping much faster while also minimizing shipping costs.
What is the population of Kentucky?
Leveraging ShipBob’s Louisville location, ecommerce brands can reach end customers in these metropolitan hubs with ease, and fulfill their orders quickly and affordably.
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