A beginners guide to logistics

Logistics by itself is a vast subject and it confounds beginners and veterans alike. Logistics is considered as a very complex activity, and it gets worsened when it is confused with transportation. It should be noted that logistics is...

3 Myths about Logistics

Logistics management is one of the critical factors that determine the success of any business. However, there are still some myths about logistics that dissuade retailers from availing the services of third party providers. But believing in them will...

The Do’s and Don’ts of Packing a Parcel for Delivery

Isn’t it one of the best feelings to be receiving a parcel unexpectedly? It’s such a universal feeling that it has even made an appearance in the Sound of Music soundtrack My Favourite Things; remember “brown paper packages tied...

Augmented Reality Enters the Logistics Industry

We all know what Augmented Reality (AR) is or at least heard of it. It’s a technology that blurs the distinction between reality and computer-generated environments and changes the way we view or experience things. Though popularly known for...

3 Myths about Logistics

Logistics management is one of the critical factors that determine the success of any business. However, there are still some myths about logistics that dissuade retailers from availing the services of third party providers. But believing in them will...

What are 3PLs?

Third-Party Logistics or 3PL (or TPL) as it is commonly known is a provider of integrated outsourced logistics service. It could either be a single service such as transportation or warehousing, or it could be a set of services...

How to pack a fragile item for delivery

Having to receive millions of package each day, it becomes humanly impossible for courier companies to pay individual attention to each unit. Like it or not, this results in rough handling of packages during transit. And this is the...

10 Reasons to use DTDC’s E-booking services

With a legacy of 25 years, DTDC has consistently grown and has benchmarked its name among reliable courier and cargo companies. Along with strategically expanding the business into new geographical locations, DTDC has also ventured into newer avenues like...

5 ways to handle the most difficult types of packages

We have all heard of or experienced shipping woes – from damaged parcels to missing goods. Though parcel delivery companies are responsible for careful delivery of shipments, as a sender, you too have the duty to protect your parcels...

Why the logistics sector must care about all business products and services

Logistics sector can be considered as one of the most competitive businesses, along with being complex. Over the years, logistics has become a very significant part of every business segment be it related to products or services. Almost all...