North Carolina Logistics Blog

North Carolina Warehouse

Looking for a North Carolina Warehouse to Rent? Turn to a 3PL

May 12, 2022

If your company is looking for a North Carolina warehouse to rent, you may be surprised to find ultra-low vacancy rates and stiff competition for availability.

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Raid Side Warehouse

Why Do You Need a Warehouse with Rail Siding?

April 27, 2022

By working with a third-party logistics provider that offers warehouses equipped with rail siding, you can leverage all of these benefits into a smooth-running supply chain that not only operates more efficiently, but that also maximizes rail’s economies of scale, high speeds, and lower costs.

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warehousing of construction materials

Understanding 3PL warehousing of construction materials on the East Coast

April 14, 2022

Here in the mid-Atlantic region, new construction of homes and industrial facilities is a very common sight. But before those new structures are standing tall, the materials used to build them, like lumber and OSB boards, are typically stored in…

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outdoor warehouse storage

Can Outdoor Warehouse Storage Work for Your Products?

March 31, 2022

If your company is looking for warehousing space, you may be able to scout both inside and outside the facility, depending on your products.  While the term “outdoor warehouse storage” may seem like oxymoron, some warehousing providers can store certain…

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Partner with a 3PL for Flex Warehouse Services

March 16, 2022

If your company is considering its warehousing options, you know that you can invest in the necessary space and labor and handle it yourself. Or you can partner with a contract warehousing provider and pay for a set amount of…

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solar panel warehouse

The benefits of using a solar panel warehouse within an FTZ

February 10, 2022

The Biden Administration has issued a 4-year extension of tariffs on solar panels. While this move is sure to have its share of supporters and detractors, it does complicate the supply chains of solar panel importers. In this article, we’ll…

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intermodal rail transport

Turn to a 3PL to support intermodal rail transport in North Carolina

October 14, 2021

Despite a slower September, intermodal rail transport volumes have increased significantly in 2021 as many shippers take advantage of this cost-effective mode of transport.

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warehouse space shortage

Warehouse space shortage will continue but 3PLs can help

September 30, 2021

If there is one word that supply chain professionals are tired of hearing, it’s “shortage.” There are labor shortages, driver shortages, equipment shortages, and warehouse space shortages from coast to coast. In this article, we’ll take a closer look at…

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warehouse labor shortage

Some positive signs, but warehouse labor shortage continues

August 26, 2021

The impacts of the warehouse labor shortage continue to be felt across the supply chain. The need for warehouse labor is greater than ever, but there just haven’t been enough workers to meet the demand. In this article, we’ll look…

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