REGIONAL DISTRIBUTION CENTERS ARE ADVANTAGEOUS TO YOUR CUSTOMERS
The logistics industry continues to change requiring Shippers to modify vendors, capacity demands, and inventory needs. Streamlining network distribution centers into regional focal points can help Shippers refocus their supply chain resulting in supply chain benefits. So, a little spring cleaning may be just what is needed to bring more efficiency.
Establishing regional distribution centers with 3PL’s leverages and influences your supply chain.
INCREASED OPERATIONAL DC EFFICIENCY
Third party logistics company can bring an operational efficiency to your inventory processes with technology and standard operating procedures that are developed based on long time experience and diverse clientele. Selecting the right 3PL partner who has experience in your industry, market and products will make a difference in your business with improved costs and productivity.
IMPROVE THE CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE
Regional DC’s can move product to market faster and satisfy customers with quicker on-time deliveries. Managing customer relationships and customer satisfaction of your product and company is an important part of a supplier’s retail scorecards. Every customer expects value and ensuring the customer experience is delightful is necessary.
FOCUS ON YOUR BUSINESS AND JOB
If an experienced Regional 3PL has been selected, a Shipper can spend more time doing their job and focusing on the business needs. Taking the logistics burden down to a minimum can make your life so much easier. Let a 3PL handle your logistics processes because that is what they do well.
These three advantages make it worthwhile to relook at your domestic network. So, let’s spring clean your supply chain with a Regional 3PL and increase your operational efficiency, improve your customer experience and focus on your core business. Check out MILAN’s service profile and see how they can make a difference in your supply chain.
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