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Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine Impacting Supply Chains

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Transport Tightens as Russia-Ukraine War Escalates - Military conflict between Ukraine and Russia will deliver yet another blow to global supply chains, particularly those heavily reliant on energy resources. Ukraine is the second-largest country in Europe, and the clash with Russia has already...
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Retail Logistics – Trends, Challenges and Tips to Improve

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A retailer's success largely depends on the relationship between brand and consumer, with the ability to meet their expectations around fast, affordable delivery likely to enhance customer loyalty and boost conversion.
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Impact of Supply Chain Inflation on Consumer Prices

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Supply chains have struggled to meet pent-up demand arising from COVID-19, and as a result, the shortages of goods and services has caused upward pressure on prices. Until kinks in the supply chain are ironed out, consumers will continue to experience elevated pricing...
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E-commerce Fulfilment Services – Are They Right For You?

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You may have heard about outsourced e-commerce fulfilment services, but you may not fully understand what it is and whether it's of any benefit to you and your business. But don't worry, take a look below where we have answered some of the most…
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Benefits of Outsourcing Warehousing Operations

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Benefits of Outsourcing Warehousing Operations. For help with e-commerce fulfilment, warehousing, storage, pick and packing, call Pointbid Logistics 0121 326 7368
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How to Choose the Right Shipping Carrier for Your Business

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Read our Guide on How to Choose the Right Shipping Carrier for Your Business. For help with e-commerce fulfilment, warehousing, storage, pick and packing, call Pointbid Logistics 0121 326 7368
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Key Logistics and Supply Chain Trends to Expect in 2022

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Read our Guide to Key Logistics and Supply Chain Trends to Expect in 2022. For help with e-commerce fulfilment, warehousing, storage, pick and packing, call Pointbid Logistics 0121 326 7368
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Guide to Reverse Logistics in Supply Chain Management

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Read our Guide to Reverse Logistics in Supply Chain Management. For help with e-commerce fulfilment, warehousing, storage, pick and packing, call Pointbid Logistics 0121 326 7368
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How to improve your order fulfilment process

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The order fulfilment process is one of the most vital areas of an e-commerce business, particularly with the rapid escalation of online orders. As the popularity of online shopping continues to grow, businesses are focusing on how to maximise…
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Ecommerce Warehousing: Best Practices to Increase Efficiency

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Read our Best practice Guide for eCommerce Warehousing. For help with e-commerce fulfilment, warehousing, storage, pick and packing, call Pointbid Logistics 0121 326 7368
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Best Ecommerce Fulfilment Strategies for the Holiday Season

Read our guide about how to successfully strategise and manage your ecommerce orders and deliveries over the Christmas period...
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How to start an e-commerce business in 2022

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How to start an e-commerce business in 2022 - With the tremendous success of e-commerce in 2020, many entrepreneurs will be considering starting an e-commerce business in 2022. Read more about how best to organise your e-commerce fulfilment
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Benefits of automating your order fulfilment process

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2020/21 has significantly altered the shopping habits of consumers, with a sharp increase in e-commerce sales. With a dramatic surge in online orders, many small to medium-sized businesses have been forced to re-assess the efficiency of their…
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Signs your business should outsource its order fulfilment

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Some businesses can initially be reluctant to outsource their e-commerce fulfilment as they don’t want to lose control of the process, or they are concerned about costs. If you find your business is suffering from any of the following issues, it could be time to re-evaluate.
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What is a warehouse management system?

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Warehouse productivity is one of the most crucial aspects of the order fulfilment process. Inefficient warehouse operations can lead to significant delays in production, preventing speedy deliveries to your customers. Whether you manage your…
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The Biggest Challenges Within Order Fulfilment

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Order fulfilment is one of the most critical functions within an e-commerce business. With so many elements within the order fulfilment process, there a multiple of issues that can arise if not conducted efficiently. The significant rise…
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E-Commerce Order Fulfilment for the Small Business

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Although the finalization of Brexit is to be imagined, at Pointbid we have ensured our systems and processes are ready for either outcome of a deal or no deal.
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Is it time to change your 3PL provider?

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The order fulfilment process is undoubtedly one of the most crucial functions within an e-commerce business. As 2020/21 saw record numbers of online orders, customer standards have never been higher than when it comes to receiving prompt deliveries…
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E-commerce Trends to Watch in 2022

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Online spending rapidly increased during 2020 as a result of COVID-19 and the mix of national lockdowns, travel bans and high street closures. From looking at 2020's e-commerce performance, there are multiple trends that can be identified…
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Benefits of outsourcing order fulfilment amid COVID-19

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The retail landscape has undoubtedly evolved since COVID-19 swept across the globe earlier this year. The pandemic pivoted consumer shopping habits, with many high street brands suffering as e-commerce businesses continued to thrive. With…