Fulfillment

27
Jul

Graduation Source Gives New Warehouse Management System High Marks

Supplying over 30,000 schools with regalia for commencements is no small feat. Graduates look forward to receiving their Graduation Source items in honor of their special day. Fast, accurate, cost-effective and on-time delivery is a high priority. Fulfillment Solution Improves Visibility, Efficiency In order to maintain service quality while keeping logistics cost under control, Graduation Source needed a partner who

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11
Jul

allheart Finds Fast, Accurate & Cost-Effective Fulfillment

As America’s Medical Superstore, allheart carries everything from scrubs to shoes to stethoscopes. With a growing business, the company needed a full-service, custom fulfillment solution. The company turned to Saddle Creek Logistics Services. Full-Service Solution Helps Ecommerce Company Deliver From engraved stethoscopes to embroidered lab coats, delivering personalized items in a timely fashion sets allheart apart. Saddle Creek has the

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8
Jun

Technology Provides Tools to Meet Consumer Expectations

Today’s largest online retailers are setting the bar extremely high for online orders and raising consumers’ expectations in the process. That puts pressure on all retailers to deliver. A special report in the June issue of Internet Retailer explores how this is impacting the fulfillment and delivery process. Saddle Creek’s vice president of fulfillment services, Perry Belcastro, shares his insights

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20
Apr

When to Tap Your 3PL’s Order Management System

In today’s omnichannel retail environment, shoppers want a consistent experience regardless of channel, product availability and order tracking information, fast and/or free shipping, and more. Providing the shopping experience they’re looking for requires a robust order management system (OMS). However, just 3 percent of retailers currently have systems that fully support efforts to improve the customer experience, according to a

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16
Mar

Logistics Providers Help Subscription Box Services Meet Rising Demand

Today’s consumers are checking their mail boxes for subscription orders in record numbers. They’re finding everything from beauty products to food items to vinyl records. Online traffic to top subscription service sites has increased a whopping 3,000 percent over the past three years, according to a 2016 Hitwise consumer insights report. To keep up with demand, many subscription box companies

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14
Mar

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

Sam’s Club, a leading membership wholesale club (www.samsclub.com), recognized Saddle Creek Logistics Services (www.sclogistics.com) as its 2016 “3PL Service Provider of the Year” in this 25th year of their working relationship. In presenting the award, Sam’s Club recognized Saddle Creek’s outstanding performance for a number of key metrics, including: Having three DC’s ranked in the top seven Operations Index rankings

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23
Feb

Nu Skin Achieves 100% Order Accuracy

Customers around the world look forward to receiving premium skin care and nutrition products from Nu Skin Enterprises. That makes fast and cost-effective delivery a high priority. In 2013, the steadily growing direct-selling company turned to Saddle Creek to expand its fulfillment network. Mission Accomplished: Error-Free Fulfillment This January, Saddle Creek met with Nu Skin to perform a business review

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26
Jan

Learn the 5 Winning Qualities of a 3PL

“Consumers have a new mantra: ‘My best experience anywhere is my minimum expectation everywhere.’” – Greg Girard, Director, IDC Retail Insights In the omnichannel marketplace, the customer experience is critical. And with the power of social media and online reviews, your customers’ satisfaction levels are there for everyone to see. Just one bad review can send a company reeling, making even

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28
Dec

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 shopping days of the year. It’s certainly the most wonderful time of the year for Pura Vida Bracelets. When they first reached 15,000 orders on Black Friday a few years ago, they realized they had made it to the big leagues. And that was just the beginning. How

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1
Dec

[INFOGRAPHIC] Order Fulfillment for Subscription Box Standouts

There are 2,000 subscription box services in operation today, according to My Subscription Addiction. To be rated one of the “Top 20 Most Popular Subscription Boxes,” it is critical to get your customers’ subscriptions in their hands consistently and correctly each month (see Shorr Packaging infographic below.) Saddle Creek Provides Subscription Fulfillment for Market Leaders We’re pleased to report that

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