Fulfillment IQ Blog

What’s your fulfillment IQ?

As 2015 comes to a close, it is time to develop next year’s logistics plan. Here are three proven ways to reduce and control your shipping costs in the coming year. These tips are not new – in fact, you should perform them every year, if not more frequently. However, the solutions and resources available to you for help are new.

When markets are up and customer orders are coming in, companies are more worried about satisfying demand, and less about how to optimize shipping costs or rebalance their supply chain networks and inventory. I have seen many companies operate at a low profit margin and make up revenue through high sales volumes in these kinds of situations.