Maybe you have just started a mail order business, or your business is growing so much you no longer have time to send your stock on to your customers, as well as carry out your day to day business. If either one of these scenarios is familiar to you, then a 3PL logistics provider could be the right choice for you.
You will be amazed how much outsourcing your order despatch will help you and your business.
What is a 3PL logistics provider?
A 3PL provider, or third party logistics provider, is a company that provides a supply chain management service. They will have a large warehouse facility where they will be able to store your stock, process it for delivery, and then forward it to your customers using their own courier service.
How does 3PL logistics work?
- The 3PL logistics company will arrange with you to have your stock stored at their premises, safely and securely.
- Using sophisticated software, your customers will be able to place their order and it will be received by the 3PL team for processing.
- A picking list will be generated and the warehouse operatives will select and pack the stock for onward delivery.
- The package(s) will then be sent out by the courier for onward delivery to the required delivery address and time.
How do we arrange for a 3PL service?
Eurosonix is an experienced freight forwarder, logistics, and courier service provider specialist. We are also able to provide a complete 3PL service for our business customers. If you would like to talk to one of our team about 3PL and how we can help you in your logistics requirements, please give us a call at any time on 01422 387530. We are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year to help you with any question you may have.
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