Find the ideal reefer shipping provider with Continental Logistics. Follow these three strategies for safe, reliable LTL reefer and truckload shipping.
Master retail order management. Explore how 3PL providers like Port Jersey Logistics boost retail success through enhanced accuracy, speed & flexibility.
In this article, we will explore the concept of kitting and its significance in the retail industry, focusing on how retailers can leverage kitting for optimized supply chain management.
The past few years have been marked by significant disruptions, from shortages to inflation, labor shortages, and fluctuating consumer spending. In such a challenging environment, retailers must rethink their inventory management and order fulfillment approach to stay ahead of the curve.
Kitting has its advantages and disadvantages. This article will explore the benefits and challenges of kitting and assembly and how partnering with Port Jersey Logistics can ensure that retailers capitalize on the advantages while effectively managing the potential downsides.
Rising Demand for Reliable Logistics and Food Warehousing Services Spurs Expansion into Fourth-Busiest U.S. Port
Teaming with experienced drayage companies in Savannah, Ga., like Port Jersey Logistics, adds significant value. With over six decades of experience, we offer a wide range of integrated logistics services, including reliable Savannah drayage services.
As we navigate the post-pandemic world, retailers face many new challenges. Customer expectations are higher than ever, supply chains have become more complex, and the need for agility and resilience is paramount. In such a scenario, having a robust and efficient logistics strategy is beneficial and essential for survival. Third-party logistics providers (3PLs) like Port Jersey Logistics can transform retail logistics management from a potential weakness into a decisive competitive advantage.
3PL inventory management offers retailers a simplified approach to a complex area of logistics for increased efficiency, flexibility, and optimization.
With various retailers having different labeling requirements, special add-on labeling services help vendors stay compliant and avoid added fees.
Discover the role of disposal and product destruction and how partnering with Port Jersey Logistics can optimize the process while ensuring compliance.
Discover why the Savannah Port is one of the fastest-growing ports in the U.S. and explore the benefits of 3PL fulfillment services in Savannah, Ga.
Product kitting can efficiently streamline fulfillment and increase profitability but how does it work? Learn more about 3PL product kitting services.
Learn how to streamline your logistics operations with value-added sorting and inspection services offered through Port Jersey Logistics.
What is kitting, and how can it reduce fulfillment costs? This blog explores the many benefits of kitting and how a 3PL can help.
With the Port of Savannah becoming one of the biggest U.S. ports, shippers need to work with a 3PL in that area to expand their business.
A look at five key benefits demonstrating why outsourcing retail fulfillment to a third-party logistics partner is an essential strategy for shippers.
With reworked processes that are outsourced to warehousing 3PLs, shippers can recover from load shifts while minimizing expenses.
Utilizing value-added services for efficient secondary packaging means going beyond transportation, shipping, and warehousing to fill customer needs.
The Port of Savannah continues to grow due. Choosing the right 3PL simplifies the fulfillment process and results in outstanding customer service.
Examining what sorting and inspection services are and how shippers can turn to a 3PL, rather than in-house, to take advantage of those services.
With the help of an experienced 3PL service provider, you can optimize efficiency and minimize overhead by streamlining your product rework processes.
Want to have your product disposal and destruction processes streamlined? Partnering with a 3PL service provider might be just what you need.
Need to locate a reliable third-party logistics partner in the Savannah area? Let's examine the criteria and resources that can help solve your problem.
Learn how a third-party logistics partner can bring potential cost savings and return on investment to your company.
Understanding what a third-party logistics (3PL) provider can do for your company's operations and how to go about choosing a 3PL.
Now-Chairman Rob Russo says the 3PL's new leader is a "dynamic leader and team builder" who spearheaded a key acquisition and expansion in 2022. Read more.
A close examination of the many types of 3PL value-added services that are out there, and what benefits do they bring to the table.
Reefer shipping provides the solution for transporting temperature-controlled goods. Learn how it works and how a 3PL expert like Port Jersey can help.
Tyler Distribution is pleased to announce its new, state-of-the-art 281,000 sq ft warehouse facility in Savannah, Georgia.
With the assistance of managed transportation solutions and services, you can take your logistics company to a higher level. Learn more now.
Learn more about the challenges and key Practices that shippers should know when handling climate-controlled and temperature-controlled freight.
Best reasons why food and beverage companies should outsource logistics to third-party partners
Full-service 3PL broadens its nationwide reach and expands temperature-controlled, reefer, and frozen transportation and storage services.
What are consumer packaged goods, and how can distributors, manufacturers, and logistics companies maximize their profits? Read on to find out.
By affiliating with an Amazon-FBA compliant partner, shippers can reap the benefits of Amazon's speedy and efficient delivery process.
Shippers and manufacturers must consider several factors while engaging a drayage management company. Read the factors shippers should consider.
The challenges shippers face with their supply chain can be mitigated by partnering with a reputed 3PL services provider. Learn more.
A temp-controlled warehouse can house a variety of perishable products. Learn what it is and the type of products it can store today.
Better food and beverage transportation starts with a top-notch team of experts to manage cold chain logistics. Learn a few best practices today.
Cold chain logistics companies must find a dedicated 3PL partner to help mitigate complex challenges. Here's how to go about finding the right provider.
Leveraging dedicated warehousing is an excellent way for shippers to manage inventory strategically and avoid the risk of stock-outs. Learn more today.
There are several shipping certifications for food and beverage wholesalers and transportation. Learn more today.
Specialty food distribution and gourmet distributors need extra care in moving their products. Learn more today.
Transportation and warehousing in beverage production, including packaging of beer and other drinks, demands quality network partnerships. Learn more today.
Warehousing and distribution companies depend on quality services and absolute transparency in all operations. Learn a few tips to improve warehouse utilization today.
Leveraging 3PL warehouse services can help shippers consolidate logistics and save money. Learn more about the benefits of such services today.
A proactive approach to transporting food and beverage supplies relies on technology to collaborate. Learn more today.
Finding ways to overcome grocery supply chain issues starts with the right logistics strategy and partnerships. Learn more today.
What is LEAN Methodology? LEAN methodology focuses on driving performance and response to meet customer expectations while reducing costs. Business leaders have used lean methods since the beginning of the industrial revolution. An example dating back to 1913 is Henry Ford’s genesis of the automobile industry. While the core concept hasn’t changed, understanding which method […]
As we move toward the new year, let's take a moment to appreciate all of the hard work that's been put into 2021. We wouldn't be able to do what we do with[…]
Operation Sleighbells 2018 Happy Holidays! For the third year in a row, Port Jersey Logistics donated holiday gifts to children in need through Family and Children Services (FCS) Monmouth’s Operation Sleighbells. Port Jersey Logistics is appreciative of all that FCS does for the community and is honored to have sponsored 99 families through the toy […]
What is the LMI? The LMI (Logistics Managers Index) is a tracking metric of logistics activity in the United States. It is a bi-monthly measure of activity, as measured by a survey of supply chain professionals from across the country. The LMI score is a combination of eight components that make up the logistics industry […]
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March 30, 2020 Dear Valued Customer, Employee health, safety and security are our top priority and the team is doing very well. They are h[…]
March 20, 2020 We know that everyone is dealing with this rapidly changing world, and we wish the best[…]
March 17, 2020 The health and safety of our team remains our primary concern and we are thankful for their cooperation and commitment as we navigate[…]
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The Natural Products Expo joins the list of events postponed due to Coronavirus fears. The growing list of wo[…]
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Jackpot! You’ve created an enticing new product, manufacturing went off without a hitch, and consumers are waiting impatiently to purchase it. Now how do you get it to them? If your products are manufactured abroad, choosing the right port of entry is one of the most difficult and important decisions you will make as a […]
Consumers are confused. In an era of information overload, consumers don't know what's accurate or who to trust. In a world […]
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Port Jersey's long-term partner and co-founder, Tony Becker. Tony joined Port Jersey Founder Bob […]
‘Tis the season for in-aisle displays, holiday packaging and Can Can sales. As we experience the chaos of the shopping season that occurs between Black Friday and Christmas, it’s essential that products are easily available to consumers. While new holiday themed SKUs are great for catching the attention of consumers, they can also cause issues […]
We're excited to announce that Jeff Braun, CTB has been promoted to Director of Transportation & Logistics of Continental Logistics and Port Jersey L[…]
As a mainstay in the "Exit 8" Central New Jersey warehousing and transportation market, Port Jersey Logistics has called Middlesex County, NJ home since[…]
The Top 250 Privately Held Companies List is a ranked list published annually by New Jersey’s leading business journal, NJBIZ. The list evaluates companies based on revenue, growth, and employee count. New Jersey’s privately held companies act as a key indicator of overall business growth throughout New Jersey. The “Top 250 Privately Owned Companies” list […]
Subject-matter experts. It’s a phrase that you’ll often hear mentioned by logistics companies, and rightfully so. A quality logistics company should be able to guide you through industry best-practices and help you operate your business. However, just because your logistics company is the subject-matter expert, it doesn’t mean that there isn’t anything that they can […]
October 1st, 2019 – Distinguished public warehousing provider Tyler Distribution turns 35. Founded in 1984 as an expansion into the growing Central New Jersey warehousing market, today Tyler Distribution operates close to 1,000,000 square feet of public warehousing space. Originally focused on storing specialty food products for importers and domestic manufacturers, Tyler Distribution has since […]
Global Trade Magazine - September/October 2019: "Getting your product from point A to point B isn't as easy as it seems. From ware[…]
Cranbury, NJ—August 16, 2019 — Food Logistics, the only publication exclusively dedicated to covering the movement of product through the global food supply chain, has named Port Jersey Logistics to its 2019 Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list. The Top 3PL & Cold Storage Providers list serves as a resource guide of third-party logistics […]
Success is a puzzle. When the next big thing fails, everyone is left questioning what went wrong? Was there too much competition? Was there a lack of quality? Was there enough planning? While there isn’t a definite formula to success (if there was, everyone would use it), experts always seem to pin-point one common denominator […]
Like the Pilgrims centuries ago, your freight has finally completed its long voyage across the ocean. Thankfully, the hard part is over, right? Not so fast. Carriers are currently facing a multitude of challenges that make container drayage a difficult task. You don’t want things to go sour on the final leg of the journey, […]
Port Jersey Logistics is honored to receive another consecutive award from Inbound Logistics. As a Top 100 3PL Provider, we strive to develop logistics sol[…]
To the uninitiated, it may seem crazy to already be talking about the holiday season. However, for those of us in the logistics business, we're well aware[…]
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Inbound Logistics - June 2019: Port Jersey Logistics is honored to have been selected by Inbound[…]
There’s a reason that public warehouses exists: the requirements to start and operate your own warehousing operation are intimidating and prohibitive. Not only do you need to find a building and staff, but you also need to learn how to manage the daily operations and have a lot of capital to invest in getting started. […]
For 2019, the Port Jersey Logistics team proudly continued our tradition of exhibiting at the Summer Fancy Food Show at the Javits Center in New York City.[…]
Without fail, food transportation is a major topic of conversation at our booth every year at the Summer and Winter Fancy Food Shows, and understandably so[…]
It's almost that time of year again: the 2019 Summer Fancy Food Show is right around the corner and hundreds of companies will be launching new products with[…]
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Are you shipping to UNFI, KeHE, Wakefern, C&S or another major retailer? Are you confident in your transportation provider's ability to service your […]
It is with mixed emotions that Port Jersey Logistics announces the retirement of Galo Panchi, Maintenance Manager. After nearly 40 years of commitment to t[…]
From the outside looking in, operating a food warehouse may seem fairly simple. How difficult could it be to store pallets of finished food products in the same location until they’re ready to be shipped out? In reality, there are many policies and procedures that are essential for a warehouse to be up-to-par for food […]
2019 Natural Products Expo West Trends Another year, another Expo West, and another fresh batch of innovative and exciting products. Here are a few trends that our team discovered at the 2019 Natural Products Expo West when they stepped away from serving up logistics advice at our booth: Flour Substitutes: vegetable or vegetable flour substitutes […]
Cranbury, NJ, 3/12/2019 - Third-party logistics provider Port Jersey is excited to celebrate another major milestone: our 65th[…]
The times are changing. The announcement of New England Motor Freight’s (NEMF) bankruptcy brings attention back to the volatility of the transportation industry. The transportation industry is complex, ever-evolving, and currently facing many hurdles. No matter how lean your manufacturing processes are or how well you manage your inventory, none of it matters if your […]
As the world turns, so does inventory. In your conversations with retailers and warehouses, inventory turnover will likely be a major talking point. Warehouses and retailers want f[…]
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When it comes to less than truckload (LTL) transportation rates, accurate freight classification can be your best asset. By selecting the correct codes up front, you’ll avoid post-shipment reclassification charges from carriers. The National Motor Freight Classification (NMFC) system was developed as a standard to determine the shipment difficulty (transportability) of freight with varying specifications […]
Are you spending too much on ocean freight? Do you find that your freight doesn't have enough support during shipment? Do you feel like you're essentially paying to ship air or emp[…]
Happy Holidays! For the third year in a row, Port Jersey Logistics donated holiday gifts to children in need through Family and […]
KeHE Vendor Consolidation Program Why overcomplicate your supply chain? Avoid headaches and costly hiccups while saving money with our KeHE Vendor Consolidation P[…]
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Port Jersey Logistics Named One of New Jersey's Top 250 Privately Held Companies by NJBIZ Cranbury, NJ (August 20, 2018) - Port Jersey Logistics […]
How to Ensure That You're Servicing Your Vendors Correctly Chargebacks, the phrase alone might send chills down your spine. Chargebacks do nothing more than dimi[…]
Predicting the Future: Why Forecasting Is Essential for a True Partnership with Your Warehouse "If you have to forecast, forecast often." - Edgar R. Fiedler[…]
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