FTZ vs. Bonded Warehouse: Choosing The Right One For Your Business
For logistics providers and importers, paying tariffs and duties on huge shipments of goods and then subsequently storing them is financially prohibitive. The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) monitors the importation and storage of goods, but importers do have some options. When faced with the choice of foreign trade zone (FTZ) vs. bonded warehouse, keep … Read More
What Is a Contract Warehouse and How Is It Beneficial?
There are a variety of warehousing options available to businesses of all sizes. Some companies choose to build and maintain their own spaces while others opt for a leased space. One of the most popular options is a contract warehouse space. Some benefits include: lower costs lower capital investment guaranteed periods of service and reliability … Read More
What is Public Warehousing?
If you’re not sure what public warehousing is, the information below should help. You’ll discover why public warehousing might be a good choice for you and how to select the best public warehousing company. What is Public Warehousing Anyway? A public warehouse is a stand-alone company that specializes in warehousing and distribution. Most companies that sell large … Read More
What Is a Free Trade Zone Warehouse?
A free trade zone (FTZ) is an area within the borders of the United States that the U.S. government considers outside of U.S. customs territory. A free trade zone warehouse operates under different rules from a bonded warehouse, which is considered to be inside U.S. territory. How Are FTZ Warehouses Used? You can import many kinds … Read More
Food Grade Warehousing Standards and Guidelines
Food grade warehouses serve as an invaluable link between the fields of the farmer, the processor, the retailer, and finally the consumer. These specialized storage facilities must undergo rigorous evaluation and adhere to precise guidelines in order to continue operation. Food grade warehouses are separated by type. Some of the most common include: Cold … Read More
11 Reasons to Choose a 3PL for Your Warehousing Needs
So why outsource the warehouse logistics function? Because it PAYS! Manufacturers, distributors and retailers who outsource save time and money. Outsourcing warehouse logistics operations adds to the bottom line for both the retailer and manufacturer through accurate, well-managed inventory and supply chain solutions. Outsourcing reduces the need for costly real estate to hold inventory. 3PL’s … Read More
Why Outsource Your Distribution and Warehousing?
When your strategic decision is to enter a new market, or improve your services within an existing market, you can depend on qualified 3PL’s to manage your distribution with little to no additional capital investment. Specialized partners who distribute locally or regionally can provide a service that dramatically improves your speed to market, customer service, … Read More
Our Groveland, FL Warehouse Offers World Class Service in the Greater Orlando Area
The Commercial Warehousing distribution center in Groveland, FL is strategically located to service the greater Orlando area as it is within 30 minutes of center city. The facility is north of Orlando and has multiple highway and surface street options for easy access and egress from the warehouse. It was once the Circuit City distribution … Read More
Your Supply Chain as a Strategic Advantage
Wait. What? Did you say, “Your SUPPLY CHAIN as a strategic advantage?” Yes! I did! And enough with the giggles and smirks, please. I know what you’re thinking. “Gee… When I think of strategic advantages, I think of things like”: • Product design • Quality • Low Cost • Location Etc. And you’re … Read More