January 6, 2016

As we move into a New Year, you’re inevitably thinking about the challenges your business is likely to face in the next twelve months. You have a plan in place for the major strategic issues you expect to see, but have you faced up to the fulfillment challenges that 2016 will bring?

To build a firm foundation for the year ahead, here are four important order fulfillment challenges worth considering in January. Continue reading 4 Fulfillment Challenges You Can’t Overlook in 2016

August 1, 2014

Continuing our #Unpacking series, today we take the tech out of supply chain terminology.

A great deal of technological wizardry goes into getting your goods from A to B (and C and D and etc.), but it need not be as baffling as some of the acronyms and industry lingo make out.

Here to help you bust that jargon is a clarification on some of the terminology you’re sure to hear as you liaise with logistics partners. Continue reading Unpacking: Supply Chain Tech Talk

June 4, 2014

Capacity LLC’s Director of Assembly Emily Siegert talks about how assembly is the key to a smoothly functioning supply chain and logistics system.

Emily explains how her team’s function is “greasing the wheels” of the operation, as well as some of the key elements of maintaining an efficient assembly line. These include:

  • cello wrapping,
  • shrink wrapping and shrink banding,
  • kitting and gift boxes,
  • component assembly,
  • custom order assembly,
  • inventory coordination,
  • over-labeling and product relabeling,
  • allocating suitable staff resources.,
  • and implementing employee efficiency suggestions.

Learn more about our company and team experience here.