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What is the Secret to Increasing Customer Loyalty?

There’s no denying the value of loyal customers. In fact, an Adobe study ...

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Handling the Amazon Effect

There’s no denying the impact that Amazon has had on online customers’ ...

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How Can Using a 3PL Improve My Customer Satisfaction?

Eighty-six percent of shippers say that using a 3PL helps improve customer ...

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What is the Real Cost of a Bad 3PL?

If your 3PL is performing poorly, the impact goes beyond headaches and ...

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How Outsourcing Can Help You Master Labor Management

Managing your warehouse/DC workforce can be a lot of work. For 62 percent ...

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How Can I Lower My Logistics Costs?

Find yourself trying to do more with less? You’re not alone. Cost ...

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How to Transition to a New 3PL

When you’re changing 3PL providers, a smooth transition is critical. It ...

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Academy Program Ensures Best-in-Class Service

Back-to-school season isn’t just for the school-age set any longer. Just ...

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EPA Recognizes Eco-Friendly CNG Fleet

Green has always been our favorite color, so we’re particularly proud to ...

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Best Practices in Food & Beverage Logistics: a 3PL Checklist

Need to store cartons of crackers? Bottles of beverages? Pallets of ...

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ALAN Supports Strategic and Efficient Disaster Relief

The world is reeling this week from the impact of numerous natural ...

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Saddle Creek Adds New Vice President, Business Development

Saddle Creek extends a warm welcome to Charlie Piper, who joins us as vice ...

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Friendly Competition Keeps Focus on Fresh Ideas

Continuous improvement is a key area of focus at Saddle Creek. We ...

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Ecommerce and the Direct-to-Consumer Supply Chain

Ecommerce is “on fire” – expanding at a 15-percent compound annual ...

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Pura Vida Adds Volume, Achieves 99.99% Order Accuracy

When they started selling handmade bracelets in 2010, Pura Vida founders ...

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Saddle Creek Recognized as a Top 3PL

For the 19th consecutive year, we’re pleased to report that Saddle Creek ...

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Focus on Quality Keeps Direct-Selling Customers Coming Back

When it comes to customer satisfaction, quality control is a top priority. ...

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Graduation Source Gives New Warehouse Management System High Marks

Supplying over 30,000 schools with regalia for commencements is no small ...

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Customers Select Saddle Creek as ‘Great Supply Chain Partner’

The votes are in! Once again, Saddle Creek has been named one of ...

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3PLs Use Technology to Help Customers Better Manage Supply Chain

Ecommerce and omnichannel have had a dramatic impact on consumer ...

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Get Your Fulfillment Operations in Gear to Greet the Season

Holiday 2017 is approaching faster than a miniature sleigh and eight tiny ...

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allheart Finds Fast, Accurate & Cost-Effective Fulfillment

As America’s Medical Superstore, allheart carries everything from scrubs ...

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Saddle Creek Honored for Innovations in Sustainability

We’re proud to report that Saddle Creek has once again been recognized ...

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Saddle Creek Recognized for Fulfillment Solution for Rack Room Shoes

We’re proud to announce that Saddle Creek has been selected as one of ...

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Expanding Omnichannel Fulfillment Operations in Lexington, Ky.

Saddle Creek Logistics Services is expanding its omnichannel fulfillment ...

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Ready to Add Value to Your Supply Chain?

As demand for the optimal customer experience continues to escalate, ...

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Technology Provides Tools to Meet Consumer Expectations

Today’s largest online retailers are setting the bar extremely high for ...

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Direct-Selling Company Selects Saddle Creek for Fulfillment

Saddle Creek Logistics Services continues to expand its portfolio of ...

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Saddle Creek Announces CEO Succession Plan

Company’s current CFO to assume transitional role as COO Saddle Creek ...

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Lean Six Sigma Helps Deliver Fulfillment Value | Saddle Creek

 “Quality . . . is not what you put into it. It is what the client or ...

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3PLs: A Valuable Alternative to Amazon Fulfillment

Forty-three cents of every online dollar is spent on Amazon. Much of that ...

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5 Ways 3PLs Cut Retail Logistics Costs

While competition from Amazon and a shift in consumer spending habits have ...

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OMS Helps to Address Common Direct-Selling Challenges

Delivering your products efficiently, accurately and cost-effectively is a ...

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Saddle Creek Adds New Business Development Director

Saddle Creek welcomes Shannon Hooton as senior director of business ...

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Omnichannel Fulfillment Helps Housewares Company Grow

For decades, Epoca International Inc. has been designing and distributing ...

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When to Tap Your 3PL’s Order Management System

In today’s omnichannel retail environment, shoppers want a consistent ...

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Can Value-Added Services Give Your Business a Competitive Edge?

“Not adding value is the same as taking it away.” This observation by ...

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Saddle Creek Adds New Business Development Director

Saddle Creek welcomes Timothy Tyson as senior director of business ...

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Saddle Creek Driver Recognized as “Driver of the Year” Finalist

Congratulations to Saddle Creek’s own Bill Poteet. Last week, the ...

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Saddle Creek CEO Elected as IWLA Chairman of the Board

Members of the International Warehouse Logistics Association (IWLA) ...

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What Omnichannel Retailers Need to Look for in an OMS

Whether they’re shopping from a smartphone, PC, an in-store kiosk or a ...

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Saddle Creek CEO Shares Keys to Logistics Leadership

Cliff Otto is no stranger to logistics. In high school, he worked at a ...

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Logistics Providers Help Subscription Box Services Meet Rising Demand

Today’s consumers are checking their mail boxes for subscription orders ...

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Sam’s Club Names Saddle Creek as 3PL Service Provider of the Year

Sam’s Club, a leading membership wholesale club (www.samsclub.com), ...

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Omnichannel Retailers Are Driving the Supply Chain Evolution

At the RILA Retail Supply Chain Conference 2017 the message was clear: ...

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5 Ways OMS Delivers Omnichannel Solutions

Delivering an optimal customer experience is one of the biggest challenges ...

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Nu Skin Achieves 100% Order Accuracy

Customers around the world look forward to receiving premium skin care and ...

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Supply Chain Management Revamps Talking Rain Beverage Company

Talking Rain was founded in 1987, but business exploded just a few years ...

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Value-Added Services Evolve to Meet Customer Needs

Today’s 3PLs are taking value-added services to the next level. In the ...

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Why You Need an Integrated Logistics Provider Today More Than Ever

Aeropostale, Macy’s, Mens Warehouse, Office Depot, Sears . . . these are ...

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Attention to Solution Design Pays Off

Process improvement is widely recognized as an effective method for cost ...

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Learn the 5 Winning Qualities of a 3PL

“Consumers have a new mantra: ‘My best experience anywhere is my ...

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Why Customization is Key to Omnichannel Success

One size does not fit all, especially when it comes to omnichannel supply ...

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University Dedicates Campus Commons to Saddle Creek

Florida Polytechnic University named the commons area inside the ...

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Designing a Strategic Distribution Network

In today’s omnichannel marketplace, the distribution network is king. ...

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Saddle Creek Scales Operations 400% to Handle Pura Vida Black Friday Sales

It’s widely known that Black Friday through Cyber Monday are the biggest ...

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Multichannel Merchant Names Saddle Creek a Top 3PL for 2017

Breaking news! We’re proud to announce that Multichannel Merchant, a ...

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Outsourcing: The Right RX for Today’s Healthcare Supply Chain

As a healthcare logistics professional, you face a variety of challenges ...

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Holiday Tribute Honors Fallen Veterans

Accompanied by the deep rumble of 675 motorcycles and dozens of law ...

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Adding Value from Behind the Wheel

Going the extra mile is an integral part of the corporate culture at ...

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Putting Data to Work for Your Supply Chain

A seamless customer experience depends on solid data. In a new article for ...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Order Fulfillment for Subscription Box Standouts

There are 2,000 subscription box services in operation today, according to ...

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Time for Thanksgiving

“The thankful receiver bears a plentiful harvest.” – William Blake ...

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Effective Omnichannel Fulfillment: What’s the Payoff?

When retailers rush to provide customers with an omnichannel experience, ...

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What to Look for in a Secondary Packaging Provider

Secondary packaging plays an integral role in the supply chain. It allows ...

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Holiday Help on Your Wish List? Consider a 3PL.

For those of us who lack an army of elves and eight lightning-fast ...

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Value-Added Packaging Solutions Address Common Pain Points

Struggling to balance dramatic peaks and valleys in sales volume? Looking ...

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Holiday Fulfillment Outsourcing Helps Pura Vida Handle Peak Volume

It’s widely known that Black Friday through Cyber Monday are the biggest ...

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Sustainability in Transportation

Green is our favorite color at Saddle Creek. Chances are, you’ve heard ...

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Overcoming Top Challenges for Subscription Box Fulfillment

MultiChannel Merchant  just published an article by Perry Belcastro, ...

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Ecommerce Impacts Availability of Warehouse Space

U.S. vacancy rates for warehouse and distribution space are at a 16-year ...

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Saddle Creek Recognized as a Top Trucking Company

Saddle Creek Transportation made big news this month. We have been ...

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Saddle Creek Taps Enspire Software to Enhance Omnichannel Solutions

Saddle Creek Logistics Services (www.sclogistics.com) announced today that ...

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Logistics Nostalgia: The History of Order Fulfillment [Infographic]

This year, we celebrated 50 years of doing Whatever It Takes to make ...

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3PLs Help Customers to Manage Increasingly Complex Supply Chains

The market for third-party logistics providers continues to grow – with ...

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Control Omnichannel Costs with Effective Transportation Management

The growth of omnichannel retail is spurring a dramatic shift in how ...

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Saddle Creek Recognized as a Top Carrier

The Commercial Carrier Journal released the “CCJ Top 250” in August. ...

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How the Order Fulfillment Process Can Make or Break Your Omnichannel Strategy

Omnichannel businesses integrate multiple marketing channels to create a ...

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Saddle Creek Recognized as Top 3PL

The awards just keep coming! Three more respected industry publications ...

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Saddle Creek Earns Quest for Quality Award

At Saddle Creek, we’re proud to announce that we’ve earned the 2016 ...

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Pura Vida Relies on Saddle Creek for Outsourced Fulfillment Expertise

During a surf trip to Costa Rica 6 years ago, two college students met two ...

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Third-Party Packaging Solutions Help Wrap Up the Holidays

From gift-sets to specialty packs to gift wrapping, seasonal packaging ...

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Transportation Management can be a Competitive Differentiator

The majority of shoppers agree that the delivery experience is a decisive ...

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Saddle Creek Names Eric Newman Vice President, Corporate Controller

Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced today that Eric Newman has been ...

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Are You Ready for the Warehouse of Tomorrow?

With the explosive growth of ecommerce, the role of warehousing is ...

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Outsourcing Smooths the Path for Omnichannel

8 in 10 retailers are spending more on omnichannel order management and ...

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Saddle Creek Featured in Supply & Demand Chain Executive

  The best solutions are those that focus on the customers’ top ...

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Saddle Creek Honored for Environmental Leadership

Saddle Creek has been recognized as a 2016 Green Supply Chain Partner ...

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Outsourcing Can Help to Meet Seasonal Fulfillment Needs

Whether you’re shipping holiday gift packs or shrink-wrapping sunscreen ...

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Saddle Creek Adds New Business Development Director

Saddle Creek Logistics Services announced today that Chris Davis has ...

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Making a Difference with Logistics

“How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before ...

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Fulfillment Outsourcing Impacts Costs, Efficiency, & Flexibility

Following is an excerpt from an interview about fulfillment outsourcing ...

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Outsourcing Can Help to Achieve DC Performance Metrics

Business visionary Peter Drucker once said, “If you can’t measure it, ...

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5 Ways Subscription Box Fulfillment Differs from Ecommerce

The subscription box boom sweeping the country is giving rise to a new ...

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Top Priorities for OmniChannel Distribution

Mastering omnichannel distribution is top of mind for today’s retailers. ...

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Omnichannel Solutions for Today’s Supply Chain

As companies race to adapt to today’s omnichannel marketplace, speed, ...

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A Look Back on 50 Years of Growth

In 1966, the first U.S. spacecraft orbited the moon, the “Batman” ...

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50 Years of Doing Whatever It Takes!

In 1966, a chance conversation about the need for local warehouse space ...

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[Press Release] Saddle Creek Celebrates 50th Anniversary

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Contact:   Michele Wade, Account Executive ...

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Outsourcing Helps Subscription Companies Add Ecommerce Platform

It is no secret that subscription box sales are exploding. Visits to ...

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