Announcement: Ottawa Logistics Partners with PMK Federal Regulatory Consultants   Site Licensed Warehouse meets Importing and Regulatory Expertise, resulting in an efficient, cost effective solution to introduce your natural health products and medical devices to Canada and Beyond What will this partnership do for you? In short,...

At Ottawa Logistics, we aim to provide all of our customers with the best service possible. To help with that process, we have produced a glossary of common terms or logistics lingo. 3PL: third-party logistics; provides outsourced logistics services Bar Code: a code printed on a product...

As the Internet has grown over the last few years, it has catalyzed impressive changes in the way commerce is conducted -- regardless of sector. Additionally, the Internet has spawned incredible amounts of new business ventures. These new companies offer an incredible array of services...

One of the many advantages of operating order fulfillment companies in Canada and the U.S. is the ability to see firsthand some of the top products that are selling online. This information serves as a valuable barometer for retailers and consumers. Below is a top...

Ten years ago, the subscription box business was non-existent. But in the last decade, the industry has grown from nothing into one of the most popular types of online purchases worldwide. Companies like Birchbox, Barkbox, and Dollar Shave Club have led the charge; according to Fortune...

It seems that on a day-to-day basis, subscription box services are becoming more popular on social media. As this industry has grown, so have the various options that are available to meet interests ranging from cooking supplies, pet supplies, video game and popular culture memorabilia and...

In the new frontier of omni-channel sales, fulfillment centers find as many opportunities as they do challenging obstacles. Direct sales, an industry that garnered an impressive 34.4 billion dollars in sales in 2014 according to the Direct Selling Association, is a growing demand that straddles...

A well-kept warehouse is the cornerstone of a company’s efficiency. Key features of a well-organized warehouse include a clutter free floor, clearly labeled products, proper lighting and a climate-controlled environment. In addition to facilitating the order fulfillment process and enhancing efficiency, good warehousekeeping benefits employees...