5 Surprises When Starting Your Own Warehouse

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You’ve signed the lease, but your work has just begun.  Here is a list of some of the surprising (and critical) things you need to think about when launching a new warehouse: Hiring a team.  Will you need a dedicated Operations Manager or will you oversee the fulfillment yourself?  This … Read More

The Flexible Warehouse

Operations people love to plan things.  We are the people with checklists; the ones who ask the salespeople, “Well, how are we going to do this?”  In short, we don’t like surprises.  But unfortunately, in a start-up environment or any company going through rapid change, there will be surprises and … Read More

Flowspace Customer Testimonial: Story of a small business owner

We started Flowspace to help businesses find warehouse space when they need they need it most by offering clear, month to month pricing and an easy to use warehouse management system.  We love hearing from customers that we’ve helped out of difficult situations. Here is one customer’s story. From a … Read More

From our CEO: Why we started Flowspace

Before Flowspace, I ran a distribution center at a fast-growing ecommerce company and we had 500 pallets of product set to arrive in a few days. The only problem was that I had absolutely no place to store them. I looked at our storage utilization report from our WMS, which … Read More