Best Practices: 5S and Your Warehouse

Were you the messy kid in school? Are your parents still nagging you to pick up after yourself (and you already have a family of your own)? For many, being clean and staying organized is part of every day life. But there are others (you know who you are!) that are organizationally-challenged where messy roomsContinue reading “Best Practices: 5S and Your Warehouse”

10 Challenges of Managing a Shipping Department

Seasoned business owners give advice to new entrepreneurs on these ten watch outs in your shipping department If your new business involves shipping and fulfillment, you could be in for some surprising challenges. Many people don’t consider factors like international orders — and sheer man hours needed for packaging and inventory — when starting out.Continue reading “10 Challenges of Managing a Shipping Department”