Tag Archives: fulfillment

Best 3PL WMS in 2017?

What are the best 3PL Warehouse Management Systems in 2017? 3PL vs Order Fulfillment 3PL and fulfillment companies have specific WMS needs. My company, EchoData, is an order fulfillment / 3rd party logistics (3PL) company. These terms are not exactly the same, although they are sometimes used interchangeably. 3PL refers to a broad group that includes transportation and warehouse storage… Read More »

5 Things to Know about B2B eCommerce

B2B eCommerce Business-to-business online ordering is poised for significant growth. According to Forrester “the US B2B eCommerce market is worth approximately $829 billion today, and we expect it to reach $1.2 trillion over the next five years”. I’ve implemented many types of B2B ordering systems over the past 15 years. Some were cloud platforms. Some were… Read More »

5 Tips for Achieving Zero Fulfillment Errors

Now that I’m back in the world of order fulfillment, it’s time to write a few articles specific to this industry.  In this article, we’ll look at order fulfillment errors and how to achieve 100% accuracy. First, we need to define ERROR. For most clients, an order error is defined as: sending the wrong item, omitting… Read More »