warehousing
Warehousing

What is On-Demand Warehousing?

What is On-Demand Warehousing? On-demand warehousing, as provided by Flowspace, is an online marketplace that allows customers to access shared warehousing and logistics services on a pay-per-use basis. By matching owners of excess warehouse space with users (generally e-commerce companies, retailers, or shippers), Flowspace boosts the utilization of its warehouse partners’ facilities while allowing end-users flexibility in an industry where demand can be uncertain, and budgets are constrained. Let’s …

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Warehousing

What is a 3PL?

A 3PL, also known as a third party logistics provider, is a company that will manage your transportation spend, provide warehouse space, and fulfill customer orders on your behalf.  This is a broad category, but to keep things simple we will focus on the warehousing and fulfillment component of a 3PL. When a 3PL ships …

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