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消费品物流

消费品产品的可靠移动和储存

Retail and consumer goods have some of the most complex supply chains in the industry. With such varied types of products going to a vast array of different stores, each unique item will have its own journey from manufacturing to the shelves of the store to which it’s sold. 消费品物流就是这趟旅程的名字, and 墨菲物流 is a leader when it comes to fulfilling this successfully.

集装箱运输周期

Most consumer goods are manufactured overseas and shipped to the United States. The consumer goods logistics process starts at manufacturing and doesn’t end until that product hits the shelves at a local retailer. 开始, large shipping containers are floor-loaded from top to bottom in order to maximize efficiency and space. 货物从那里运往海外. 当他们袭击美国时.S. they are typically put on a train and sent to a distribution center. At the distribution center, they are unloaded, sorted, and put into storage. Distribution centers (DC) can be run by the retailer themselves, 或者说越来越普遍了, 由墨菲物流等第三方提供. Once in the DC, products can be ordered and sent to the store level in a number of different ways. 墨菲擅长处理所有这些问题.

自定义的分布

当零售商需要特定数量的产品时, they can’t typically afford the cost or trouble of purchasing and storing more than that quantity. This is where custom distribution in retail logistics comes into play. 在自定义分布, stores can order items to be shipped on a full pallet basis, or they can have cases picked or case packs broken down into smaller quantities to meet their current needs. 墨菲 has the ability to fulfill this need, whatever the order size. 墨菲’s robust inventory management system allows us to store, track, 并交付任何数量的产品需要. This complex consumer goods warehousing process takes space, 设备, 和高效的系统保证一致性和可靠性.

库存管理

While stores having large back rooms with overstock items was normal as recently as 10 years ago, 事情已经发生了变化. 今天, many retailers opt to keep a smaller number of items available in the store and a large number of items in a distribution center nearby. This practice gives store owners and managers the flexibility to utilize more floor space for other things such as item display. Because they know they can simply and quickly order what they need and have those items shipped in from the nearby distribution center as needed, they are able to operate more leanr and efficient while still keeping their shelves stocked.

墨菲’s inventory management solutions allow for this and have become a trusted part of the daily operations for many businesses in the areas where our DCs are established. This aspect of consumer goods logistics is allowing more and more businesses to control their inventory with confidence, 没有额外的存储空间和员工的开销.

存储显示选项

在零售物流领域, building custom displays and filling them with products that appeal to customers in the retail shopping experience is a specialized service. 墨菲物流非常精通这方面的物流, with employees who are highly trained and experienced to set up displays to meet our customer’s exact specifications. 满足您的零售物流需求, our capabilities include pre-loading products into custom displays so they are ready for the retail floor, 或者买球用什么正规app可以分开发货,现场装运. 无论哪种方式, the 墨菲 team is prepared to help see your consumer goods through to the endpoint where the money is made.

直接向消费者

Consumer goods logistics can also mean shipping from the warehouse directly to a consumer’s home. 墨菲 can pick and pack your consumer products for you and send them to their final destination. This includes items that are picked in single units or multiple items that are picked and re-packed into a shipping box with other items, 然后它们通过小包裹快递发送到哪里. 墨菲’s team of experts handles this process with a vast array of technology, 年的经验, 以及确保效率的经过验证的流程.

消费品存放在第三方仓库

这个概念可以有不同的含义, 但总的来说, it involves the storage and movement of products in a warehouse owned by a third-party company. 对于大多数零售商, 运送数千种产品, having a centralized location for this aspect of consumer goods logistics is vital to their success. With so many products available to the average consumer these days, 从衣服到玩具,从工具到小家电, 有组织和准确的需要.

墨菲物流 works with retailers to store and deliver all of their various brands and product types as needed so they never have to face empty shelves and dissatisfied customers. Our retail logistics team oversees the products at a distribution center, 当被召唤时, pulls and delivers the desired inventory to the store in need. This applies whether there is a single store location or multiple locations spread across a larger geographical area. 墨菲物流拥有一支经验丰富的团队, highly skilled warehouse employees ready to take care of your inventory needs.

完整的消费品物流解决方案

从接收到储存和分发, 墨菲物流 offers complete solutions for your retail logistics needs. Our experienced team of professionals at 墨菲物流 has the knowledge to ensure your retail store operates smoothly and efficiently. Reach out to discuss your unique needs with our team and begin ensuring the future success of your consumer goods logistics.