Tag: on-demand

4 Ways to Boost Listings for FLEXE Warehouse Partners

You’ve realized your empty warehouse could be generating revenue and you’ve made the easy decision to join FLEXE’s online marketplace. This is, perhaps, more innovative than most warehouses in the industry. But how do you win more when you’re already winning? The FLEXE marketplace connects businesses in need to warehouses with capacity and helps create […]

Lessons from Startups and Fortune 500s Using Short-term Warehousing to Get Ahead

Supply chain managers for Ace Hardware, Iron Mountain and a bed-in-a-box startup came together at the recent Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) annual conference and shared their personal stories about how they are using short-term (on-demand) warehousing to solve overflow problems, generate new revenues and gain ground in the battle for fast, low-cost […]

On-demand Warehousing “Best Practices” Guide for Warehouse Operators

Do you struggle with losing money on empty warehouse space at different times throughout the year? Are you looking for a way to generate capital by renting short-term warehouse space to shippers in need of space? On-demand warehousing might be the right fit for you. FLEXE’s online marketplace connects people with extra warehouse capacity to those […]

On-demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report

On-demand warehousing entered the supply chain and logistics market in 2014. Every year, more data is available to help us better understand how on-demand warehousing is playing a role in the modern supply chain. This report is the second in a quarterly series that highlights trends and insights in on-demand warehousing. The information collected in […]

Add Flexibility with these 4 Logistics Technologies

Traditional supply chains have survived a long time without requiring too much deviation. Today’s consumers are changing all that. Adding flexibility to your supply chain is now a must-have to stay relevant with your customers. I helped a friend purchase a grill a few months back, and her story crystalized this predicament for me. She […]

1 Big Lesson E-commerce Can Take From Walmart/Jet.com Acquisition

Walmart seems to be looking at every angle of its business as it tries to catch-up with Amazon’s giant online retail lead. Walmart’s acquisition of Jet.com has sparked an outcry across the Internet asking the question “will it” or “won’t it” help Walmart compete with Amazon. From a logistics and fulfillment standpoint, there is one big reason […]

// from Jordan Furdock at Net-Results