The last mile in the supply chain

Last-mile logistics is arguably the most important stage in the entire supply chain. This generally includes receiving an order from a warehouse and delivering it on time to the right…

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Optimizing warehouse space

Optimizing the storage capacity of a warehouse is a delicate balance between using available space and maximizing productivity and profit. Every square centimeter of the surface area in a warehouse…

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Incoterms and the Organization

Trade compliance is not the only function within an organization that is concerned with Incoterms. In fact, almost every aspect of supply chain is in someway or another affected by…

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Work from home supply chain jobs

The lockdowns and restrictions on movements that followed the appearance of Covid-19 have sparked an interest in the work from home topic. Jobs that were previously thought to only be…

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How much tax should I withhold?

What is withholding tax? Withholding tax must be paid to government authorities by the payee of the income. This means that the entity disbursing the funds has to pay the…

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Break of Bulk Points

What is a break of bulk point? In shipping, supply chain and logistics, the break of bulk point refers to the location where goods are moved from one mode of…

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