December 29th, 2021 | 3PL, eCommerce, Logistics

Ten of the best ways to waste money in a warehouse

Have you ever considered whether the way you currently manage your warehouse could be costing you money? Outdated processes and procedures lead to reduced productivity and higher costs. Below are ten of the most common characteristics of warehouse operations that struggle to cope with increasing order volumes and more demanding customers. If you’re running a […]
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November 19th, 2021 | eCommerce

OrderFlow helps Urban Industry keep down Black Friday packaging costs

OrderFlow developed a simple reporting feature that helped Urban Industry save costs on packaging. In response to a customer enquiry, OrderFlow produced a technically simple but high value report that helped streetwear company Urban Industry save on packaging costs on the run up to the busy Black Friday weekend. The busiest weekend of the year In […]
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November 8th, 2021 | eCommerce

How to integrate your e-commerce site with your WMS

OrderFlow founder and MD, Charlie Armor, explains the process of integrating your e-commerce platform with your warehouse management system (WMS). Most of the work necessary to deliver a robust, enterprise-strength integration between an e-commerce platform and a WMS will be specific to the two environments involved. However, the fundamentals aren’t platform specific. It’s worth thinking […]
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December 16th, 2020 | 3PL, Couriers, eCommerce

Brexit preparations for e-tailers and 3PLs shipping to the EU

British retailers shipping to the EU will need to adjust the way they handle shipments from 1st January 2021, as the Brexit transition period comes to an end. Discover what data and documentation changes you need to put in place and how we're helping our WMS customers to smooth out the bumps in switching to new post-Brexit trading arrangements.
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