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Overweight Containers – What Are They? How Should They Be Handled?

To maximize loads while minimizing costs, it’s important to make the most out of every container. To do so, you need a logistics partner with the network to move your container seamlessly through the warehousing, distribution, and handling stages. Van Brunt Logistics & Warehousing provides comprehensive service for overweight containers

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Important Warehousing Terms to Understand

There are tons of terms in warehouse jargon that may make it seem like a unique language to newcomers. While terms like backorder and inventory are commonly used in business, picking, packing, and slotting are specific terms you might not know. Wouldn’t it be nice to understand some of the acronyms (JIT, WMS, SKU, etc.) you hear when dealing with your logistics team? The team at Van Brunt Logistics & Warehousing can help you with your warehouse operations, starting with this handy list of important terms.

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5 Interesting Facts About the Warehousing Industry

The warehousing industry provides storage and distribution services for various goods and products. Whether you are an importer, exporter, or manufacturer, you need somewhere to store and distribute your inventory. These five interesting facts underscore a history of innovation and continuous improvement in the industry. If your warehousing partner isn’t delivering the modern features and service levels you deserve, it’s time to discuss how to improve delivery times with the help of the Van Brunt Logistics & Warehousing team.

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Benefits of Short-Term Warehousing

Short-term warehouses hold many advantages for your business if you’re looking for alternatives to contracts spanning five years or longer. Thanks to on-demand office space, short-term rentals, and dispersed business functions, logistics providers are inspired to get creative, offering versatile leasing options to meet current trends and needs. 

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Pier Drayage Services 101

Drayage refers to short distance movement of goods, the so-called “first mile.” This essential leg of the journey often determines whether your goods will reach their destination on time. Drayage logistics require expertise in moving goods from and to their departure and arrival points to start or finish the shipping process efficiently.

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Overweight Containers? We Can Carry Your Load!

Most companies want to fully utilize the weight of each shipping container to save trips and reduce overall costs. Within the limits of the law, there are many times it makes sense to pack in a little extra in each container. Because we’re close to ports in New York and New Jersey, Van Brunt Logistics & Warehousing can easily handle the extra weight. 

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