Today, the United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) of proposed price changes for its shipping services products to take effect after conclusion of this holiday season. If approved, this will be the first price increase in more than three years for commercial Priority Mail. The PRC will review the prices before they are scheduled to take effect on January... Continue Reading »
Supply chains have grown to play a crucial role within many companies, keeping employees with strong logistics skillsets in high demand. This has led to an increase in collegiate courses and programs specializing in supply chain management and logistics across the entire United States. At TAGG, we are constantly looking for ways to improve and this time we have decided to go BACK TO SCHOOL!
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This summer, Walmart will introduce a new unlimited shipping service similar to Amazon Prime, but for only about half the price.
The new as-of-yet unnamed service from Walmart will not offer audio and video streaming like its competition, but it does promise delivery times of three days or less. It's currently in its testing phase, available by invitation only for about a million products to start... Continue Reading »
Now that the holidays have passed and major shipping carriers, such as UPS and FedEx, were able to overcome the odds against them caused by the disastrous 2013 shipping season, many can let out a huge sigh of relief. This time last year, UPS and FedEx were playing an intense game of catch up with consumers due to severe weather issues that caused hundreds and thousands of delayed package deliveries,... Continue Reading »
TAGG Logistics is looking forward to giving back to the community this Christmas through the annual Holiday Hearts program with the St. Louis Crisis Nursery. The St. Louis Crisis Nursery is committed to the prevention of child abuse and neglect and provides emergency intervention, respite care and support to families in crisis through:
Short-term care for young children in a safe and nurturing... Continue Reading »
In a recent article from DC Velocity, it named the state of Missouri as one of the best states in the country to run a DC out of.
There were multiple reasons spelled out in the article, but one in particular is that Missouri is in the center of it all. Not only is the state centrally located, but it also offers a variety transportation options. Whether that be road, rail, or fly, Missouri has a little... Continue Reading »
TAGG Logistics is a leading order fulfillment and third party logistics (3PL) provider focused on helping businesses cost-effectively handle their order fulfillment and distribution challenges. Operating out of facilities in St. Louis, Missouri (MO) and Reno, Nevada (NV), the company serves a nationwide client base of manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers shipping to their customers throughout... Continue Reading »
TAGG's Warehouse Management System (WMS) and TAGG's Transportation Management System (TMS) link up through Partnership
In the order fulfillment business, there are two main software systems that run fulfillment: a warehouse management system (WMS) and a transportation management system (TMS). The WMS runs the warehouse - inbounds, inventory, orders, picks, etc... Anything regarding the flow... Continue Reading »
New e-commerce sites like Groupon and LivingSocial can bring huge sales volume in a very short period of time by reaching a targeted audience with appealing offers. Tod Yazdi of TAGGlogistics explains how shippers can work with order fulfillment partners to make the most of this new opportunity.
By Tod Yazdi
New sales channels have enhanced supply chain complexity. Consumers who wish... Continue Reading »
By PR Newswire
DENVER, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cadre Technologies recently announced that TAGG Logistics of St. Louis, Mo. has implemented its Cadence integrated supply chain management and logistics software as its new warehouse management system (WMS). Cadence brings the entire fulfillment process together in a single, integrated package allowing clients to control orders from all sources.... Continue Reading »