Everyday you need to make decisions all the time, however in business every choice is vital because a good decision at the right time can lead us to achieve the expected success.
In previous articles, we talked about warehouse outsourcing, an important issue due to the weight involved in hiring the right outsourcing operator. To have a clear idea of outsourcing, it´s necessary to know the benefits that offers to the growth of the company in several aspects.
Outsourcing is not an issue that is only for companies in Europe and the U.S. it also involves the rest of the world, which is why it´s a reality in LATAM, a clear example is Argentina, where at least 8 out of 10 local businesses outsource their services, being one of the benefits the advice of the best experts in each subject, allowing the company to focus on their core-business.
In Mexico it was expected to have a negative impact due to the renegotiation of NAFTA, however logistic investment projects are not being stopped an example is the conclusion of the Automobile Export Terminal in Michoacán where there´s an investment of 50 million dollars.
Benefits of Outsourcing Warehouse
Experience Managing the warehouse of a company is complicated. It´s undeniable that to step in the logistics industry without the necessary experience will result in several obstacles that is why it´s vital to reach out to logistics experts who can provide solutions to their projects achieving the efficiency that´s needed in daily logistics operations.
Security Warehouses that have their own security, closed circuit cameras (CCT), specialized software for the control of inventory as well as the option to contract insurance for goods.
Technology Among your growth plans is building the warehouse and provide it with the latest technology part of it? To manage a warehouse is indispensable to have a WMS that can control the inventory, tracking, and location of the stock at any time of the 365 days of the year.
Costs Reduction Through the logistic operators we seek to provide better customer service and greater profitability in the operational processes, to compete in the Logistics Industry. Companies instead of dealing with the logistical activities of their supply chain delegate responsibility to the operators who through an organized structure, assume the operational processes that the project requires. This is one of the main reasons why organizations choose to outsource, since they don´t have to take on project investment.
Strategic points Logistic companies have strategic distribution points to take advantage of financial resources as well as optimize delivery times.
Reduction of Capital Investment Building a warehouse is not something to be taken lightly; The company would have to invest in a warehouse center generating variable costs that would affect the flow of the company.
Tailor Made Logistic Services Some of the many services offered in a warehouse are:
Arming of Promotions
3PL & 4PL Services
Fiscal Tag Placement
Bonded Warehouses Logistics operators offer fiscal storage as long as they have permission from government authorities. Accepting goods for storage and safeguarding without having to pay the customs fee until the client requires the exit of the product (partial or completed).
Focus on Core-Business It allows the company to continue their activities (sales, production and continuous improvement in it´s processes), delegating to the logistics operator the administration and distribution of its materials and products.
The experience, quality and variety of additional services come together with a company that can and add value to your supply chain with the highest standards; Amerisa Logistics can be the ally your company needs and help your logistics operations.
¿Does your company have the right logistic service to face the future? It´s time to act, the world moves at a fast pace, the first step is to go with the experts to guide you along the way and take that leap to new technologies that will give your company a place in the future.
¿What type of logistics services does your company need to manage it´s inventory? Send us your comments and suggestions.