The top 7 3PL companies in New Jersey

TradeGecko

Third-party logistics or 3PL companies allow eCommerce businesses to outsource logistics services such as warehouse management, delivery and order fulfillment. This frees up your time to focus on growing your business. Additionally, 3PL companies provide logistics services related to the supply chain. Typically, this includes transportation, picking and packing, packaging and freight forwarding. 3plcompanies

Capacity signs on for 300,000-square-foot of space in New Jersey

EFT

Located at 1601 Livingston Avenue, the space is custom-built for modern fulfilment technology and will serve as Capacity's new headquarters. provides Capacity with its new headquarters recognizing our accomplishments, celebrating client growth and promoting expansion into new opportunities.". The will be ready for occupancy later in 2019, with Capacity planning to begin operations at the site from February 1, 2020.

Working with freight forwarding companies in New Jersey

I.C.E. Transport

The Port of New York and New Jersey is the third-busiest port in the US, and the busiest on the East Coast. What do you gain when you work with a New Jersey-based freight forwarder? When you ship through a facility of that size, access to local knowledge and connections could save you time and money. ocean shipping freight brokers

Looking for a 3PL in New Jersey?  Advantages of a Cranbury, NJ Warehouse Add Up

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If you’re looking for 3PL eCommerce support in the Northeast, you’re not alone. With concerns about the Coronavirus still going strong, online shopping has become a lifesaver for many consumers across the country, especially those who want to purchase non-essentials. As a result, Ecommerce sales are booming. Top Fulfillment Locations Fulfillment Operations

Shore Thing: Consider a New Jersey Warehouse for Your East Coast Imports

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

If you import, there’s a lot to like about The Port of New York and New Jersey. With numerous terminals, impressive rail connections and billions of dollars’ worth of recent improvements , it’s the country’s third-busiest port – and getting busier every day. In fact, according to a late January announcement, it recently surpassed the annual 7 million TEU mark for the first time in its history.

Distribution Centers in New Jersey: Don’t "Fugeddabout" the Garden State

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

New Jersey itself is home to nearly 9 million people and approximately 25,000 transportation and distribution establishments. Within New Jersey, Middlesex County has emerged as a cost-effective distribution alternative to locations closer to New York City and the Port of NY/NJ. When it comes to cost-effective fulfillment, evidence is mounting that you should plant your distribution center smack dab in the middle of the Garden State.

Making Room for the Megaships in New York and New Jersey

Supply Chain Brain Podcast

It takes more than deep water to accommodate a modern-day containership. Sometimes you have to raise a bridge as well. Read More

Supply Chain News on Owner Operator Model in Trucking under Siege

Supply Chain Digest

California Law could End Owner Operators in the State, after New Jersey Uses Tough California ABC Test

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Aug. 22, 2019

Supply Chain Digest

New Jersey Targets Independent Drivers, Target Plans Private Label Foods, Mixed Signals on Freight Volumes, CEOs Going for Corporate Social Responsibility

Drayage: Truck Turn Time

PLS Logistics

The drayage business is facing a crisis in ports from California to New Jersey. Congestion at coastal ports is adding millions to shipping costs while reducing productivity of drayage companies and threatening commerce’s explosion. Severe winter weather and spring floods slowed truck turn times at intermodal terminals as well. According to Tioga Group , drayage delays have added $348 million in supply chain costs and 15 million hours of work, lost.

Trends—March 2014

Inbound Logistics

New Jersey’s salty tale misplaces blame on the Jones Act; UPS unveils new hazmat shipping protocol; Automakers collaborate to map the auto supply chain

Supply Chain by the Numbers for Week of Oct. 6, 2016

Supply Chain Digest

What Companies Did What at CSCMP 2016, New Jersey Hiking Diesel Taxes Big Time, Interest in Highly Automated DCs Growing, NRF has Bullish Forecast for 2016 Holiday Spend

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Prices for Warehouse Land Continue to Soar

Supply Chain Digest

Land in Northern New Jersey Up 17 percent to 1.75 Million Dollars per Acre, Rising 35 percent to 980,000 Thousand Dollars in the Inland Empire

Resurge in business during Covid-19 sees WMS investment

SnapFulfil

A New Jersey based order fulfillment start-up has grown its customer base from zero to 25,000 orders per month, in under 10 weeks and during the height of the COVID-19 crisis.

The Garden State Flourishes With Supply Chain Opportunities

Supply Chain Link

Even though it is the fourth smallest state, New Jersey is packed with an immense amount of opportunity for supply chains. Good things come in small packages. The garden. Read more. 11/03/2015. Distribution. Supply Chain. Distribution, Supply Chain. Distribution Distribution Supply Chain Supply Chain

UltraShipTMS Kicks Off 2020 With 90-Day Food Logistics Education and Information Sharing Campaign for Food Shippers

Supply Chain Collaborator

January 6, 2020 – Fair Lawn, NJ – UltraShipTMS is kicking off a 90-day campaign of education and information sharing on the latest innovations and best practices for superior food logistics operations in the new decade.

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The Garden State Flourishes With Supply Chain Opportunities

Supply Chain Link

Even though it is the fourth smallest state, New Jersey is packed with an immense amount of opportunity for supply chains. Good things come in small packages. The garden state is home to nearly nine million people and has the highest population density in the country. This means that each square mile has 13 times. READ MORE. Distribution Supply Chain Urban Hubs Warehousing

From Vine to Glass: Wine Supply Chain

Supply Chain Link

From California to New Jersey, North America produces some of the best wines in the world with popularity increasing year-over-year. Americans now consume the most wine in the world and consumption is forecasted to increase by 2 percent between 2015 and 2019 1. As the consumption of wine and popularity increases, the supply chain to move. Read More. Distribution Supply Chain Transportation 3pl

Working from Home – Impacts on Commercial Property Markets

NC State SCRC

This was a follow-up to an IACCM Vibe Summit webinar I did with Tim Cummins on the subject of what life will be like in this new economy. While the pandemic creates uncertainty for many organisations, there is an opportunity for others to commit now to a new way of working and restructure their property portfolio for the longer term. Take a look around – property markets in New York are dropping, while housing markets in New Jersey are going through the roof.

Shipping Steel: I.C.E. Transport Operation Moves 132-Foot Rails

I.C.E. Transport

A major rail line in the New York Metro area was able to source the steel rail it needed in the UK. The company arranged ocean transport to the Port of NY/NJ, but transporting the steel rail from New Jersey to Connecticut was going to be a challenge since some of the rail sections were 132 feet long.

GoPuff gets go-ahead for 300,00 sq ft technology & distribution centre in South Jersey

EFT

GoPuff, an on-demand delivery company, has accepted a grant from the New Jersey Economic Development Authority with the aim of becoming fully operational by the end of 2019. It is expected that the facility will support more than 600 new jobs over the next three years. The New Jersey Economic Development Authority in November approved a $39.1 million tax incentive for the South Jersey facility goPuff had been considering.

5 Biggest Mistakes Sellers Make When Using Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) with Ephraim Ausch

The Logistics of Logistics

Tactical has locations in New Jersey and California, and I’m based in New Jersey. I grew up in a Monsey, New York, a small town in Rockland County. My first job was working as a customer service representative for a bulk candy company that had an online store and 4 retail locations in New York. open a new service offering, Fulfillment by Amazon within Tactical. [06:41] [00:52] Please introduce yourself.

Meet Graham – The Road Warrior from Down Under

The Network Effect

NPR) The biggest rises in traffic deaths were in: Oregon +27% Georgia +22% Florida +18% Some states saw a decline in traffic deaths: New Mexico -20% Kansas -7% New Jersey […]. In 2015 38,300 people were killed on U.S. roads, and 4.4 million were seriously injured, meaning 2015 likely was the deadliest driving year since 2008.

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Organized Retail Crime is Growing, Losses up 7% from Last Year

Material Handling and Logistics

These criminals find new ways to expand their networks and manipulate the retail supply chain every day. The top locations are 1) New York City; 2) Los Angeles; 3) Miami; 4) Chicago and Houston, tied; 5) San Francisco/Oakland; 6) Atlanta; 7) Baltimore; 8) Orlando; 9) northern New Jersey, Washington, D.C., A National Retail Federation report found that 92% of companies surveyed had been a victim of organized retail crime in the past year.

Blockchain: Preventing E. Coli Through Enhanced Traceability

Kinaxis

Consider that in mid-April, the earliest signs of an outbreak of the disease surfaced in New Jersey. by All By: APICS CEO Abe Eshkenazi, CSCP, CPA, CAE. This article was originally published on apics.org, and is repubished with permission.

Consumers Demand Supply Chain Accountability Down to the Last Straw

Material Handling and Logistics

There were plastic straw bans in individual municipalities in Florida, New Jersey and California. There are also active attempts to prohibit straws in New York City, Washington, D.C., Is your business at risk due to unethical supply chain practices?

Bring Out the Best in Your Supply Chain

Kinaxis

The Port of New York and New Jersey was hit hard, and they “had about 24 hours’ notice before Sandy hit,” she said. A few examples of how all these people helped each other: The small port in Norfolk, Virginia, took on 57 vessels and 10,000 containers that were diverted from New York (and Norfolk was not used to that kind of volume). International Motor Freight (a drayage carrier) lost 130 brand new trucks, and couldn’t ship anything out.

The Future of Transportation: The New Airships

The Network Effect

The Hindenburg over Manhattan, New York, 1937 (courtesy Associated Press). When thinking of airships, or “skyliners” as they were often called, it’s difficult not to be overwhelmed by visions of the Hindenburg going down in flames in Lakehurst, New Jersey in 1937. The post The Future of Transportation: The New Airships appeared first on The Network Effect.

Blockchain: Preventing E. Coli Through Enhanced Traceability

APICS

Consider that two weeks ago, the earliest signs of an outbreak of the disease surfaced in New Jersey Blockchain has been touted as the cure-all for everything from financial fraud to voting, but this week Wired magazine’s Maryn McKenna suggested that blockchain could help prevent E.

The environmental and social value of Vertical Farming

The UCLA Anderson Global Supply Chain Blog

Based in New Jersey, AeroFarms has raised US$100 million to grow a variety of produce (rocket, watercress, and baby kale) using its own patented “areoponic” technology -- a process of growing plants in an air or mist environment using 95% less water without the use of soil or pesticides. Because vertical farming is relatively new, the investment cost is fairly high and it is not clear if this farming business is financially viable. Christopher Tang. .

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Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage

Supply Chain Movement

In May 2015, the first seminar in New Jersey, USA brought 65 professionals together, most pharmaceutical manufacturers. Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage. Date: 12-13 April, 2016. Venue: Hotel BLOOM! Brussels, Belgium. Organisation: ELPRO. URL: www.elpro.com/en/news/elpro-seminars/eu-seminar. Practical Approaches to Temperature Controlled Pharmaceutical Logistics and Storage. Unique Format.

Outbound Tender Rejections Increase for the First Time Since March Peak

Zipline Logistics

Warehouses in New York and New Jersey are reopening in the next 30 days. Rates will likely fluctuate week to week for outbound New Jersey and New York depending on capacity and demand. Outbound freight to New Jersey is almost non-existent. New Hampshire. New Hampshire Gov. Shippers should check with New Hampshire supply chain partners before confirming orders in the state. New Jersey. New Mexico.

TMS Optimization: Transitioning from “Nice to Have” to “Must Have”

Talking Logistics

With the vast increase in parcel shipments for ecommerce, the ability to plan a line haul, provided you have the volume, from New Jersey to a service center in California for distribution there locally can have a huge impact on costs. Optimization is a ubiquitous term in the supply chain and logistics industry. We all talk about how we need to optimize our operations. In practice, however, relatively few companies are using optimization technology, particularly in transportation.

Consumers Have More Choices than Ever this Holiday Shopping Season

Supply Chain Nation

In an article posted to New Jersey 101.5’s Many NJ shoppers are over it – Dino Flammia writes that the Black Friday shopping rush appears to have lost its appeal with many New Jersey consumers. Thanksgiving Day is quickly becoming the new “traditional” launch of the holiday shopping season – or is it? Friday in 5 – interesting news bits from around the supply chain horn, served up in one spot to keep you up to date.

Real-time Information Increasingly Important for Manufacturers

QAD

This access “reduced the time information travels from Chicago to New Jersey by just four milliseconds, from 17 to 13 milliseconds.” . Digital transformation strategies are delivering more responsive solutions and real-time information to change the way organizations operate.