How to Shift From Pallets to Parcels
Manufacturers that are comfortable with palletized shipping may struggle with new pressures to generate single-parcel shipments. Sound familiar? It’s essential to have optimized, efficient fulfillment plans in place now — or risk being left behind.
Here are some resources to help on your pallet-to-parcel journey.
Ten years ago, buying a toilet or a TV usually meant a trip to a home improvement or electronics store. Not anymore.
It’s essential for manufacturers to have optimized, efficient fulfillment plans in place now — or risk being left further behind.
Damage in transit is a leading cause of returns. And the cost of reshipping, replacing, and disposing of electronics can drastically increase cost and carbon footprint.
These easy to use solutions are easy to install and integrate into your existing fulfillment environment with minimal financial investment or downtime. Implementing them in optimized pack stations leads to faster order throughput, reduced damage rates, and freight savings.
Bagging equipment, automated mailer systems, automated cartoning systems, and shrink equipment can reduce packing errors, speed fulfillment processes, and reduce damage rates. Our fulfillment experts can recommend the right equipment for your setup.
Fragile or uniquely shaped items might require solutions like custom fabricated foams or shrink — or rigorous testing and packaging design services from our ISTA-certified labs.