High-volume Order Fulfillment Blog

Cutting-edge industry trends and practical tips to make fulfillment excellence a competitive advantage.

Fulfillment Center vs. Warehouse

Fulfillment Centers When it comes to running your own business, there can be many different parameters you have to keep in mind. From employee happiness and output to incoming profit and outgoing overhead, there are a lot of things to stay on top of. There are several ways to make sure that you’re able to […]

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Beginning Inventory (Opening Stock)

Every company whose business involves the management of stock should be familiar with inventory-related terminology. Some of the many terms include: active stock, aisle, ATA, ATD, backorder, barcode, SKU, blind receiving, 3PL, 4PL, buffer stock, ending inventory, cargo, cross-aisle, consolidation, cross docking, cycle count, DDP, DSD, EAN, FIFO, LIFO, fixed slot, and more. Beginning inventory […]

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eBay Dropshipping

eBay Dropshipping: Benefits, How It Works & What to Expect With running an online business being one the most hyping trends of the last couple of decades, people have begun slowly adjust to the mentality of buying everything and anything exclusively without going to offline stores and shops. That being said, entrepreneurs and online business […]

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Days in Inventory Formula

Also known as inventory outstanding, days in inventory refer to the number of days it takes for stock to turn into sales. While the formula for days in inventory may vary from sector to sector, the general rule of thumb is the lower the inventory outstanding, the more optimal inventory management is. The days in inventory formula can also be called inventory […]

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