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3 Quick Tips - Logistics for small businesses and startups

Sun, 04/22/2018 - 20:45 | administrator |
Irrespective of what you are producing or selling, the most critical point is getting the product to your customers in time. Hence, you need proper logistics to get this done.
 
Most times, small businesses and startups find logistics as something challenging, and they always have reasons. When there is lack of proper management, delivery of goods may be expensive, stressful and harmful to your brand. If you don’t have a good delivery system, it becomes difficult to operate smoothly.
 

How to choose an International Removal Company

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 18:10 | administrator |
So, you have finalised your plans to move abroad and the only thing left is for you to choose an international removal company to help you move your belongings. It is one thing to get a global removal company; it is another to get all of your belongings to reach your destination in one piece. It is not simple to move stuff from one country to another as there are the hurdles of customs charges and duties to scale, but a good international removal company will help you move without feeling any of the stress involved heads-on by yourself.
 

How to find new life for your pallet

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 13:06 | administrator |
A pallet is a horizontal transport platform. It is usually affixed to a more prominent structure that can be lifted by material handling equipment such as forklifts, lift trucks and conveyors. In addition to providing the base for transport, the pallet also protects the items it carries.
 

Materials used in making pallets

Transporting Fragile Items

Sun, 03/11/2018 - 17:54 | administrator |

Fragile items such as glassware, artwork, antiques and other exquisite items have monetary value and can be sentimental for both the sender and the receiver. Therefore, ensuring the safety of these delicate items during transit is extremely important. As challenging as moving fragile items is, these easy tips will help you pack up fragile items and keep them safe during transport:

Benefit of Transport Exchange Platforms

Tue, 02/27/2018 - 16:16 | administrator |
The recent years have initiated a noteworthy change in the transport, freight forwarding and logistics industries mainly due to the invention of freight exchange platforms.  Following this massive shift, companies are adopting this new model to replace their old model of order collection and delivery.
 
With these platforms, users can connect their national and international shipments, and freight brokers can monitor their fleets to ensure they reach their full capacity.
 

Three decisions to help you make the right shipping choice

Mon, 02/05/2018 - 13:21 | administrator |

Setting up a business requires a lot of hard work, especially during the initial stages. Beyond the fun and exciting part of designing your website and spreading the word of your business on your social media handles, you will have to decide on the not-so-exciting task of choosing a shipping carrier.

 

The Life Of A Road Freight Driver

Mon, 01/29/2018 - 15:58 | administrator |

Life of a road freight driver or over the road drivers as they are often called might not be what people on the outside think it is. At least judging from what people on the inside have had to say, it is important to have an effective way to handle the stress. One thing we do know for sure is that being a road freight driver demands a lot of rigidity.

 

Manual labour plays a big role

 

How to Package a Parcel for Delivery

Mon, 01/22/2018 - 19:18 | administrator |

Proper packaging is important for parcel delivery or shipping. This is because the integrity of the package is maintained and safe transportation is guaranteed. Some of the best delivery services can be found at Getshipment. Below are some tips to ensure that your parcel is suitably packaged:

 

Choose the Best Tools to Get the Job Done

 

What is Freight Forwarding?

Mon, 01/15/2018 - 19:37 | administrator |

There are times when businesses can decide to import or even export some of their products. In either of these processes, a business can come to the realization that there is a need for dealing with a vast array of barriers. These barriers most of the time wind up preventing the products being shipped from reaching their end customers, thus bringing about the need for overcoming them.

British Export into EU After Brexit

Wed, 01/10/2018 - 13:21 | administrator |

Exports following UK’s Brexit decision are definitely going to be affected, but it is still too early to have clear-cut extrapolations of the exact effects. With no EU member state having exited from the EU before, this situation leaves the UK in unchartered waters as there is no example to learn from. One thing, however, stands to be as sure as daylight. This is that the exportation process to various EU countries from Britain will definitely change.

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