North Carolina Logistics Blog

ISO 9001 Certification for Logistics Quality Management

August 17, 2017

If your organization is considering partnering with a third-party logistics (3PL) provider, you’re going to read a lot of things about the companies that you scout.  In doing so, you may encounter a simple phrase that is easy to overlook:…

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Packaging Logistics 101

April 27, 2017

When you think of logistics companies, what comes to mind?  Tractor trailers?  Warehouses?  Well, for every big thing you can think of, there are many relatively little things that third-party logistics (3PL) companies perform every day that are just as…

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Kanban Expands North Carolina Warehouse Footprint

February 15, 2017

Business expansion has led Kanban to add a 6th location to our Eastern North Carolina warehouse campus. Kanban warehouse #6 is located in Tarboro, very close to our headquarters campus.

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Is Your 3PL Prepared for Winter Weather?

January 5, 2017

Here are a few of the steps that we take to prepare for unpredictable winter conditions – steps that should be part of every 3PL winter weather preparation plan.

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Food Manufacturing Logisitcs

Improve Food Manufacturing Efficiency By Getting Out of the Warehouse Business

December 8, 2016

When food processing plants decide to be in the business of warehousing, instead of focusing attention on design and production, they take on non-core tasks that cost them time and money. By outsourcing non-strategic plant services, it’s possible to increase throughput and greatly improve financial performance.

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North Carolina Logistics

What’s the Lowest Cost North Carolina Logistics Location?

October 27, 2016

When selecting the best possible location for a warehouse, companies should consider a number of different factors. Geographic location, proximity to rail and deep-water ports, accessibility to Interstate highways, and cost of operations are just some of the criteria to be considered. Companies that consider these factors often decide on a Eastern North Carolina logistics hub due to the region’s central location between Boston and Miami.

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5 Reasons to Turn Consumable Parts Management Over to Your Third-Party Logistics Partner

October 13, 2016

The right 3PL can perform third party procurement services for you at a lower administrative cost. And, on top of that, can bill you for the materials only as they are used, letting you keep your cash longer.

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Where Should I Locate My East Coast DC?

September 29, 2016

Finding an efficient and cost-effective location for an East Coast DC or fulfillment center is an extremely important decision. In the Eastern U.S., there are many different options available. Consider centralized distribution from Eastern North Carolina, which is exactly halfway between Miami and Boston. Here are some considerations and suggestions.

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flex warehouse services

Reduce Manufacturing Time, Space and Costs with an Inbound Warehouse

September 15, 2016

When it comes to inbound warehousing, experienced logistics service providers can help reduce inventory, free up valuable resources, make room for more equipment and employees, and enhance cash flow.

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