Warehouse Operations: Optimizing the Reverse Logistics Process


According to Tony Scarriota , Executive Director of Reverse Logistics Association, “Consumers feel entitled to return goods when they realize that they don’t want or need them.”

Reverse Logistics Best Practices

Logistics Management

Download this new whitepaper to learn how to calm the reverse logistics chaos by examining these Distribution Center (DC) best practices

The Indispensable Role of WMS in Reverse Logistics


Reverse logistics is filled with risk, and the rate of reverse logistics in e-commerce is higher than any other channel, reports Business2Community. Using a WMS in reverse logistics can help meet this rise in demand and increase customer satisfaction.

[WHITE PAPER] The Ultimate Guide to Transportation Reverse Logistics


Here at Cerasis, we think it’s important that our clients and customers understand that transportation reverse logistics (or reverse logistics in general for that matter) is much more than just a flashy buzzword. What is Reverse Logistics?

[INFOGRAPHIC] Reverse Logistics: Managing the Business Circle of Life


Reverse logistics could be the business equivalent to the passage of time and life for nature. And at the end, check out a nice infographic speaking more to reverse logistics strategies and practices. Ultimately, the company would make more money through Reverse Logistics.

Blockchain and Reverse Logistics: Recapturing Costs and More


The costs of reverse logistics amount to more than $750 billion per year, and the demand for reverse logistics has risen in recent years with the rise of e-commerce. This is why blockchain in reverse logistics go well together. Blockchain Reverse Logistics

Shippers No Longer Reactive When it Comes to Reverse Logistics

Logistics Management

In today’s era of fickle e-commerce customers, reverse logistics represents an untapped opportunity for imaginative managers and their 3PL partners to plump up the bottom line

Why Reverse Logistics Systems and Transportation Management Should Be Considered Together


Needs for efficient reverse logistics systems continue to increase as e-commerce claims greater market share, and as so many traditionally functioning businesses grow and inevitably incur increasing volume of returns. Need For Reverse Logistics Breeds Opportunity.

4 Important Benefits of a Sustainable Reverse Logistics Strategy


Businesses must decide which routes to use, where to manufacture products, and whether to employ the use of a third party logistics provider. However, one of the most important aspects of supply chain strategies is often overlooked: the reverse supply chain (also referred to as reverse logistics ). Basically, reverse logistics in the supply chain revolves around dealing with end-of-life, malfunctioning, or hardware upgrades.

Effective Reverse Logistics: Protecting the Bottom Line and Gaining Competitive Advantage

Supply Chain Brain

In an increasingly competitive industry, retailers can no longer rely on providing the right product at the right price, with customer service taking center ground in the battle for consumers’ hard-earned cash

Light Bulbs To Rugs, IKEA’s Commitment To Reverse Logistics & The Circular Supply Chain


Reverse logistics presents unique challenges and opportunities. Ikea, a company known for innovation , is facing the enigma of reverse logistics head on. Reverse Logistics Supply Chain circular supply chain reverse logistics

[WEBINAR] The Big Benefits of Using Technology to Effectively Manage Transportation Reverse Logistics


Cerasis, an expert technology solutions and transportation management service provider invites you to a 60 minute Webinar titled " The Big Benefits of Using Technology to Effectively Manage Transportation Reverse Logistics " to air live on September 30th, 2015 at 2 PM CST. Mastering Transportation Reverse Logistics Starts with Education, Then a Strategy of How RevLog Fits with Traditional, and Technology to Execute. What is Reverse Logistics?

The Complete Logistics Picture: The Role of Parcel in Reverse Logistics


Managing parcels for outbound shipping represents only a portion of a shipper’s overall logistics strategy. Freight spend must include parcel in reverse logistics spend, and major carriers are turning their attention to the value stream of proactive parcel management in reverse logistics. In fact, the top carriers actively invested in parcel in reverse logistics to offer more options to shippers, such as the $1.4


Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

H&M is one of the few companies who uses reverse logistic for used cloths. Reverse logistics is a strategy in supply chain management in which a company collects and reuses some part of their distributed good.

Access The Big Benefits of an Effective Reverse Logistics Webinar Replay


Cerasis put on a 75-minute webinar entitled, The "Big Benefits of Effective Reverse Logistics" Webinar on September 30th, 2015 at 2:00 PM CST. We had a great turnout with over 170 logistics managers, supply chain officers, and those in the transportation world registering and attending the webinar. Download the Reverse Logistics Webinar Replay, Transcript, and Presentation by Filling out the Form Below. What is Reverse Logistics?

Reverse Logistics: Who Does it Well?

Logistics Bureau

It would be tempting to think of reverse logistics as forward logistics done backwards. Reverse logistic isn’t simply a reverse gear. Reverse logistics can also have a dramatic effect on steering a company’s fortunes. Reverse logistics is therefore worth doing, and worth doing properly. Looking to real-life examples for inspiration, we can ask, ‘Who does reverse logistics well?’ Logistics

[Infographic] Focusing on Customer Returns in Reverse Logistics to Increase Customer Experience


The guys at Store Traffic have put together this infographic below which investigates the whole area of returns; it looks at some interesting stats; it explains the concept of " reverse logistics " and lots more. Infographics Reverse Logistics

Reverse Logistics in the “Age of Entitlement”

Logistics Management

At the same time, those in the third-party logistics space who aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty are helping shippers create new revenue streams by accommodating the booming demand As e-commerce flourishes, product returns have become even peskier.

Know How Well Your 3PL Handles Apparel Reverse Logistics

Apparel Logistics

The process of efficiently handling returns is known as reverse logistics. Though it's easy to see reverse logistics as an immediate loss, there are many ways that you can minimize the damage associated with a product return.

Reverse Logistics Association examines the ‘Circular Economy’

Logistics Management

"Circular Economy” was the theme addressed by The Reverse Logistics Association’s (RLA) at its annual conference and expo in Las Vegas last week. With the flourishing of e-commerce, product returns have become even more nettlesome for today’s global supply chain managers. At the same time, however, new revenue streams are being created in the 3PL and warehousing sectors

Why Reverse Logistics Are Also Important

Apparel Logistics

Some apparel companies spend so much time trying to streamline their supply chains that they forget the importance of reverse logistics. Whether your business sells clothing online or in a brick-and-mortar store, you must pay attention to reverse logistics.

Reverse Logistics in the “Age of Entitlement”

247 Customs Broker

The word reverse has long had a negative connotation, as linguists place it in the same grimy nook as “return,” “retreat,” “retread” and “rerun.” Indeed, for many logistics and supply chain professionals, reverse logistics for years has been regarded as pejorative expression.

A clean answer to complex reverse logistics packaging

Automotive Logistics

On the flip side, companies currently using reusable, stacking, small load containers (or KLTs) often have difficulty handling the issues of reverse logistics, maintenance and loss management, especially for cross-continental shipments. .

9 Benefits of Effective Reverse Logistics Process & 5 Advantages of Partnering with a 3PL


While conventional logistics optimizes the flow of goods from producer to consumer, reverse logistics manages the processes for inverting that flow to deal with returned parts , materials and products from the consumer back to the producer. Thus, reverse logistics management has developed into a discipline that produces cost reductions, adds efficiencies and improves the consumer experience. 5 Benefits of Reverse Logistics Management for Asset Recovery.

Highways with recycled pneumatics: A reverse logistics case

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Reverse logistics describes all operations related to the reuse of products and materials. It is true that supply chains have spent decades perfecting their forward logistics process, but reverse logistics has routinely been neglected.

Reverse Logistics Association examines the ‘Circular Economy’

247 Customs Broker

The Circular Economy” was the theme addressed by The Reverse Logistics Association’s (RLA) at its annual conference and expo in Las Vegas last week. The Circular Economy” is the theme addressed by The Reverse Logistics Association’s (RLA) at its annual conference and expo in Las Vegas last week. With consumers insisting on free returns, reverse logistics is going to be under a lot of pressure to satisfy consumer expectations and demand,” he says.

Everything You Need To Know About Reverse Logistics

Apparel Logistics

Have you considered implementing reverse logistics to get more out of your company’s time and resources? Learn more here

The Complete Logistics Picture: The Role of Parcel in Reverse Logistics

247 Customs Broker

Use Customer-Facing Technology to Enhance Traceability of Parcel in Reverse Logistics. When a shipment is tendered for return, shippers should use systems that allow for traceability of parcel in reverse logistics.

Turning Returns into Return Customers: How Reverse Logistics Defines e-Commerce

Blue Grace Logistics

It’s a delicate situation and keeping the customer on your side is a complex interaction of logistics and customer service. This challenge will be won or lost based on your company’s logistics. The way to succeed at e-commerce is to think like your customers. But how do they think?

How to manage Reverse Supply Chain better

Jayem Logistics

Reverse L ogistics is a process of managing and maintaining products before the manufacturing stage. To manage reverse logistics in a better way the best option is to partner with a 3PL service provider who has improved inventory management and greater online visibility.

The cornerstone of the circular economy

Logistics Management

Handling returns and reverse logistics was front and center at Day 1 of the Reverse Logistics Association annual conference

Don’t Lose Your Balance on Electronic Recycling

Talking Logistics

The post Don’t Lose Your Balance on Electronic Recycling appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Dismantling an electronic device can be complex and costly.

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3 ways to boost customer retention through your logistics

Insight Into Action

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6 Tips for Writing an Excellent Ecommerce Shipping Returns Policy


How Surface Mode Shippers Can Compete in E-Commerce Logistics. E-Commerce Logistics Reverse LogisticsAn ecommerce business comes with its own unique benefits, as well as challenges.

Retailers set to ban "serial returners," survey finds

DC Velocity

Following Amazon's lead—and as a way to curb the high costs associated with reverse logistics processes—two-thirds of retailers say they would stop doing business with problem shoppers.

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