Lean Supply Chain Management Guide: How to Reduce Lead Times


A lean supply chain is simply a well-designed supply chain that delivers products quickly and efficiently at minimal cost. In that regard, every supply chain should be as lean as possible. In this lean supply chain management guide, you’ll find tips on how to reduce lead times and make your … Read More

What is Supply and Demand Balancing


One of the largest (and oldest) challenges facing any retailer is the difficulty of effectively balancing supply with demand. Though it may be hard to find, there is a balance that satisfies the need to both sell as much as possible without incurring the costs of excess stock. In this guide … Read More

How to Implement Demand Forecasting to Your Supply Chain


Demand forecasting is an essential component of any supply chain strategy because, without it, you’d have no way to estimate how to purchase material to meet customer demand. In this guide to demand forecasting, you’ll learn how to forecast demand and the best practices for demand planning in the supply … Read More

How to Scale Growth: Overcoming Supply Chain Complexities


Your e-commerce business is growing, congratulations! It’s no small feat to grow a successful business these days and you should be proud of your success. We’d tell you to take a vacation to celebrate but that is the last thing you should do. With e-commerce growth comes new supply chain complexities … Read More

The Future of Distributed Inventory


Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, we can say that the future of distributed inventory is almost certain. With mass quarantines in place, e-commerce is no longer just facet of your distribution strategy, it IS your distribution strategy until the Coronavirus passes and stay-at-home orders are lifted.  In this blog post … Read More

How E-Commerce Brands Are Helping Fight the Coronavirus


As a member of the e-commerce community and a part of the global supply chain, we at Flowspace feel it is our duty to bring you up to date information on the Coronavirus; its effects on impacted communities and what is being done to help those in need. There are … Read More

Navigating Uncertainties and Strengthening Your Supply Chain


As the coronavirus spreads globally and the various quarantines bring the economy to a grinding halt, most businesses are in crisis management, assessing the damage and trying to pick up the pieces of our frighteningly fragile supply chain. Though there are some signs that exports from China are on their … Read More

How the Coronavirus is Disrupting the Supply Chain Industry


As the world struggles to contain the outbreak of Coronavirus, those in the supply chain industry are struggling to manage the epidemic’s rapidly growing impact on their corner of the market. Unfortunately, reports on the extent of the current pandemic are increasingly grim. In this article we’ll explain the ways … Read More

What is Last Mile Logistics?


Picture this scenario – you’re shopping the online store of your favorite retailer when you see a shiny new product that you just have to have. You buy it without a moment’s hesitation and you even fork over the extra cash for same day delivery. That evening, you sit in … Read More