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An Introduction to Tracking Your Stuff: Part One

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We are surrounded by stuff and keeping track of it is a business necessity. After all, if you do not know what you have, how much you have or where it is located, how can you use it, sell it, rent it or consume it? How do you know when you need to replenish your … Read moreAn Introduction to Tracking Your Stuff: Part One

Handling Unexpected Logistics Challenges

Starting up a new business brings many logistics challenges, and one of the biggest ones is logistics. CO, a publication of The U.S. Chamber of Commerce, recently highlighted how a new fashion company learned how to adapt to an unexpected boom in business with the help of a solid approach to logistics. Chubbies had the … Read moreHandling Unexpected Logistics Challenges

Two Tips for Saving on Shipping Costs You Can’t Afford to Overlook

Shipping costs can represent a significant expense for many businesses, and it’s often the first place companies look when trying to trim costs. To make sure you are saving, here are a few approaches that you might not have considered. Merge Packing and Shipping Stations Are you using separate stations for packing and shipping in … Read moreTwo Tips for Saving on Shipping Costs You Can’t Afford to Overlook

How Small Businesses Can Gain a Competitive Edge

Starting a small business can be an exciting adventure, but it can also be a bit competitive and nerve-wracking. After all, statistics show that most new businesses simply won’t stick around for the long haul. How can you make sure that your effort has serious staying power? First of all, having the right team in … Read moreHow Small Businesses Can Gain a Competitive Edge