ERP systems are invaluable tools for consolidating and managing companies’ disparate processes, but they are not always the best approach for every business function. Outsourcing is a proven method to achieve world-class logistics and warehousing operations in a fraction of the time—and risk—of implementing an ERP system.
Continued shifts in global sourcing are forcing companies to re-evaluate the agility of their distribution networks. Outsourcing DCs provides companies the flexibility to add new products, markets, sources of goods and capabilities while keeping their focus on their core business.
The transportation industry is in the throws of the most dramatic changes in its history. The best way for companies to mitigate rising costs and improve customer service is by building a successful shipper/carrier relationship. This will help companies improve service levels, profitability and their reputation.