Finding the Right 3PL Partner Delivers Key Benefits
3PL, Partnership, TransportationThomas Griffin is President, DLS Worldwide, 877-744-3818Q: How important is it to find a good 3PL in today's transportation marketplace?A: Today, finding a good 3PL company to partner with is more important than ever. Supply chains have been dramatically impacted by the pandemic and businesses need a partner who is both nimble enough to make the proper adjustments on the fly, and experienced enough to offer the best solutions during the most challenging situations.The right 3PL partner will help you save money and achieve greater flexibility by leveraging better economies of scale, offering access to established carrier relationships, and supplying knowledge of the industry provided by 3PLs.You can also take advantage of better customer service by establishing a relationship with your 3PL for all of your shipping needs. And if the 3PL operates through a nationwide agent station model, like we do at DLS Worldwide, you will find a partner who is familiar with key vendors as well as who can make things happen when needed in local markets.All these qualities combine to make a 3PL partner your best asset when shipping is at its most difficult. Q: What should you look for when choosing a 3PL?A: One thing you should consider is the breadth of offerings they provide. Can they handle any mode, any size, or type of shipment?Another consideration is technology. Do they offer robust technology that easily integrates with your existing systems? Is their system easy to use, offer cradle-to-grave capabilities, and offer full visibility of your order throughout the process?You should also seek a provider that is established and maintains a strong network of locations. Having a local office that is more in tune with regional trends and key local vendors can be more advantageous than dealing with a mega-call center platform.Does the 3PL have a proven history? Do they have vast experience as a shipper and a logistics provider? Do they have offices and/or stations in numerous areas to help meet your shipping needs? Most importantly, will they be more than a simple service provider?When you find a 3PL that can be a true partner to you, that helps you to weather the storm, takes the time to understand your needs, and is flexible enough to keep up with changes including with your vendors, the choice is simple.DLS Worldwide optimizes your distribution and controls your costs through our spectrum of integrated services, unique sources of capacity, and global, technology-based delivery network.Rely on DLS Worldwide for: Domestic LTL & Truckload International Air, LCL, and FCL Expedited Air or Ground with Same-Day, Next-Day, or Two-Day Options White-glove solutions including install & unpack, liftgate delivery, and more
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To provide you with warehousing services can be shipped according to the orders of traders. Collection of payment for goods can help e-business customers to join the platform and open the door of Dubai Saudi Arabia e-business for you.
International Freight Block Railway Train From China to Russia and Belarus
Modern China Freight Railway Transportation Along with the developing of bilateral trade and import-export requirements, VIPUTRANS offer international freight railway train service from China to Russia, and we process new multimodal road-sea-train combined logistics solution to save cost and improve efficiency with our professional and experienced team.
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Europe has many ports, and five important container ports are Hamburg in Germany, Rotterdam in Holland, Felixstowe in UK, Antwerp in Belgium, Le Havre in France. Almost all the goods are transported via these five ports. In addition, cargo from China to Bremerhaven, Arkhangelsk, Bergen, Amsterdam, Bilbao, Aarhus, Belfast, Alesund, Copenhagen, Dublin, Dunkirk, Gothenburg, Gdynia, Gavle, Helsingborg, Helsinki, Kaliningrad, Kotka, Kristiansand, Liverpool, Bristol, Oslo, Tallin, Palmas, Odessa and so on in Europe also popular which makes us the best freight forwarders.
SEA FREIGHT FROM China TO Canada
If you are planning to import/export to and from china to Canada, you need info on the top sea ports in Canada. Canada has more than 500 port facilities all over the country. 17 of these ports are Canada Port Authorities due to their national, regional, strategic, and international significance. And considering their strategic role, the government of Canada invests hundreds of millions of dollars on them. Canadian Port Authorities are responsible for the handling of more than 60% of the marine commercial tonnage. In this article, we will talk about the top 10 sea ports in Canada.
If your customer's LC Is Expired, what shall we do?
Although there are many different payment methods in international trade, it is believed that most suppliers still accept TT and LC, because these two payment methods are relatively safe and guaranteed, but LC is a little more complicated than TT. So today we are going to learn about LC payment methods and what to pay attention to.
Q: What is the Third-party Fulfillment Service?
A: Third-party fulfillment providers do more. They do kitting/assembly, value-added services, and give you more shipping method to choose. One of the advantages of drop ship is you don’t need to handle the packages, which reduces a lot of hassle. But this also makes the packing customization impossible. Third-party fulfillment providers can do a lot of work for the store owners before the packages are shipped, such as kitting, assembly, adding marketing inserts, because they receive products from multiple suppliers and process them together. Third-party fulfillment providers can make more flexible shipping solutions for the store owners, because global shipping is what they do , they have more experiences than the suppliers.
Q: How to start shipment with VIPUTRANS?
A:1. contacts your suppliers to arrange picking up or loading--> 2.Viputrans arrange customs clearance and send your goods on board 3.VIPTRANS issues invoice and copy of AWB or B/L for payment---> 4.VIPTRANS releases the cargo once all payment arrives 5.weekly report to update your cargo situation
How to Ship cargo with Battery?
The company's new product contains sealed battery while essentially all of the courier company can't accept the battery products according to the standard express, the product inspection and safe report are required before sending out. What’s more, each delivery needs a test. Let’s not to mention the extra testing costs, for some special markets such as India, it may meet some problems at the customs where you need to ask the recipient to provide some documents, certification and so on. Finally, she could not help feeling and said to me: I just want to send a sample. Why is it so difficult?
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SEA FREIGHT FROM CHINA TO RUSSIA VLADIVOSTOK ST.PETERSBURG
Vladivostok (VLADIVOSTOK) port code: RUVLA is located in the east of the Eurasian continent, the southernmost point of the Amur Peninsula St. Petersburg (ST.PETERSBURG) Port code: RULED is located in northwestern Russia, on the coast of the Baltic Sea, at the mouth of the Neva River,
Multimode To Moscow By Truck+air
On 10, May, 2019 VIPUTRANS arranged Multimode transportation with 20.5m length land truck and air shipping to Moscow for 120CBM communication products from China Guangdong. After VIPUTRANS Team optimization, it only took 4days to get Moscow by the cheapest and fastest way .The most important point is that catch up with terminal customers’ big project and save a large amounts of money.