What does Warehousing and Distribution Management refers to?
A warehouse refers to a large commercial building used for the storage of goods by manufacturers. Warehousing is therefore the course of and measures taken to handle and store the goods in such a space. On the other hand, distribution is the process of making goods readily available for consumption by manufacturers and consumers. Warehousing and distribution management are parts of providing third-party logistics services, otherwise known as 3PL warehousing and distribution. A reputable warehouse usually provides both warehousing and distribution management.
Searching for warehouse and distribution management services in Singapore. Our team may be able to assist you. Contact us today and let us know what you require.
What are some of the services included in Warehousing and Distribution Management?
Warehouse Site Consultancy
In order to ensure strategic geographic employment of facilities, advice may be provided on suitable locations for storage to enhance warehousing and distribution management.
Some goods may require certain conditions to be able to maintain its quality. Warehouses are able to incorporate such specific conditions according to the nature of the goods being deposited. For example, some products may be damaged when exposed to moisture and thus would require an arid environment to be preserved.
Distribution of goods through road freight services, rail or intermodal transportation is crucial in making the products available for consumption. In addition, established organisations are able to provide cross-border transport that comes with additional services such as consolidation and de-consolidation.
Systematic arrangements for pick-ups and delivery management, coupled with responsiveness to customers’ requests, would help to ensure smooth distribution.
Benefits of warehousing and distribution management
Cost and Time Saving
Warehouse employees would be more knowledgeable and experienced when it comes to storing and dealing with products of different natures as they specialise in providing such services. Global connections may have already been established, therefore, given the resources available, warehousing may provide depositors a more cost-effective and time-saving means of storage.
Warehousing storage would mean that the warehouse operations would be transferred to the employees there. This would hence reduce the capital required as there is no need for a company to manage its own warehouse or transport facilities. Warehousing services hence makes it more convenient for companies who require ample space to store their products.
Engaging warehousing and distribution management would allow companies to resume business operations and focus on core areas without worrying about storage issues.
Why choose M&P International Freight?
Customer as Priority
Service excellence is the priority of M&P International Freights as they strive to provide the best assistance to their valued customers. Furthermore, their all-in-one services are guaranteed to be able to meet all customers’ needs.
Short and Long Term Storage and Distribution Services
M&P has warehouses in the region, where both short and long term depository and warehousing distribution services are available. This flexibility aids customers’ warehousing needs at reduced costs for maximum inventory space which is vital for success.
M&P International Freights is ready to provide reliable and professional services. Talk to our customer service staff today!