High-volume Order Fulfillment Blog

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

Sourcing

Sourcing: What Does It Mean? In the business world, many parts are working together. Manufacturers, suppliers, wholesalers, retailers, third parties, etc… Manufacturers take the raw materials and make the product. Wholesalers buy those products and sell them to retailers. Retailers sell those products to customers. This network includes different activities, people, information, and resources. Managing […]

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Total Cost Formula

Total Cost Formula: What It Is, How to Calculate It & How It Works When pricing your products and services, determining the average total cost is an essential part of your accounting process. This step ensures you are pricing your products high enough to recover both your variable and fixed costs. The total cost formula helps businesses […]

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Deadstock

Deadstock: What Deadstock Is, What Causes Deadstock, and How You Can Avoid & Manage It What is deadstock, you wonder? Simply put, deadstock is inventory that doesn’t sell. Unfortunately, Deadstock is a common issue with businesses that don’t use any inventory management software. As a result, the products that don’t sell can remain on warehouse shelves for ages, useless […]

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Shopping Cart Abandonment

Shopping Cart Abandonment: Reasons, Effects, & What You Can do to Prevent It Shopping online is not so different from shopping in a store. As customers, we all have certain expectations and bullet-points we need to have met, as well as encountering millions of other distractions throughout our shopping journey that may interact with our […]

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Dark Stores

Dark Stores 101: What is A Dark Store & What Are the Order Fulfillment Models? Since we’ve been moving forward speedily in this pandemic world, all we need is isolation and instant gratification. And this is valid in our every action, from social connections to shopping. This being the case, traditional retailers feel the need […]

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