OUTSOURCED STORAGE AND WAREHOUSING
Just transfer your freight for 3PL provider, and pay only for the place your good take in a warehouse
WHAT ARE OUTSOURCED 3PL WAREHOUSING SERVICES?
Outsourced 3PL warehousing services are a transferring of your cargo to a logistics partner for safe storage and processing
If you own and operate your warehouse, you need to pay the rent, provide security, control all processes, hire and retain staff.
Storage and warehousing services by 3PL provide you with great opportunities to reduce operational costs. You pay only for the place your goods take in a partner’s warehouse and for the performed operations. Your freight is fully safe from losses and damages.
WHAT OUTSOURCED STORAGE AND WAREHOUSING SERVICES DO OFFER 3PLs?
Dispatching and shipping
Controlling and assembling
COMPARISON OF OUTSOURCED 3PL WAREHOUSING SERVICES
AND WAREHOUSE RENTAL
You pay for the whole warehouse space, even if you have empty shelves
Storage cost per month
You only pay for the place that your goods take
Storage cost per month
WareTeka provides you with
from +6 to +25 C°
from 0 to +6 C°
from -18 to +25 C°
We offer an individual solution right for your company
Outsourced storage and warehousing services are a freight transfering a logistics provider for safe storage. It is a range of services including unloading and receiving the goods in a warehouse, processing, packing/repacking, loading, and shipping. If goods are returned, a 3PL provider accepts them and guarantees their safety. Moreover, a logistics company can provide additional services. All terms of cooperation are specified in the agreement.
Using 3PL warehouse services a business does not need to rent warehouses, purchase equipment, maintain proper storage conditions, and hire personnel. This service may be advantageous also for companies that require seasonal storage or property storage while moving.
A 3PL services warehouse is a facility where 3PL storage and warehousing services are provided. In such a warehouse, freight safety and goods storage under indicated in the contract сonditions, are guaranteed.
Such a warehouse has to meet all requirements of modern warehouse logistics and demands continual investment. Logistics providers organize all this by themselves, offering customers a place for safe freight storage. 3PLs may have many warehouses for different types of products and special equipment, such as racking systems and warehouse equipment. The handling equipment availability enables efficient warehouse operation. Special software implementation facilitates more accurate inventory and fast communication between provider and customer.
Also you can use fast flow services.
Outsourced storage and warehousing services are goods placement, storage, and processing in a 3PL warehouse. All this time a logistics provider is responsible for a customer’s freight. The main advantage of the service is cost-saving. A customer pays only for the place that his product takes. If a customer owns or rents a warehouse, he always pays for the whole warehouse space. Using 3PL warehouse services it is also easier to get additional storage space, if necessary.
Thanks to outsourced warehousing, a business can concentrate on its core activity. A 3PL takes on all warehouse logistics tasks and ensures freight safety.
Selecting a provider that offers outsourced storage and warehousing service may be challenging. There are a lot of non-professional and professional service providers on the market. So a business has to select a contractor responsibly.
A customer and a logistics provider have to enter into a contract. A customer must pay for the services regularly, and a provider is responsible for goods storage. If the goods are lost or damaged, a contractor is obliged to refund them. Professional logistics providers bear increased responsibility for goods damage, loss, or spoilage. They have to compensate a customer for goods damages in all cases, except for force majeure or customer’s fault.
The price of outsourced storage and warehousing services depends on goods turnover, as well as on the 3PL provider rates. The location of a warehouse and storage duration also matter.
Outsourced storage in a warehouse consists of many operations, each of which has its price set by the logistics provider. These can be both standards, such as unloading of goods, acceptance, assembling, and additional. Such cooperation is beneficial to both sides. A customer is sure of freight safety and a 3PL can earn more.
Thus, many factors influence the final service cost. In any case, a business does not overpay for unnecessary space and services.
You can order 3PL warehouse services from logistics providers, or 3PLs. WareTeka cooperates with reliable logistics companies and offers you an individual solution.
Cooperation with different service providers has its specifics. Large 3PLs have a wide warehouse network with a profitable location near highways. Their storage facilities are modern, well equipped, and suitable for storing different goods. However, their services may be expensive.
Smaller logistics providers also provide quality services and their prices are lower. But such 3PLs may not work with all types of products, so it is necessary to make it clear with a contractor in advance.
Selecting a logistics partner for outsourced storage and warehousing can take a long time and be risky. So it makes sense to look for a 3PL on WareTeka. Our platform brings together logistics service providers and businesses.
If you want to order 3PL storage and warehousing services, you can submit a request on our site. We do not impose a specific service provider but help you to compare and choose the best option. Thanks to our 3PL-providers listing and our experts’ experience you will get an individual solution right for your business needs.
Also we have cross docking services.