20 Feb 2018 Back

4 Mistakes To Avoid When Selecting A 3PL Company

Selecting the best 3PL company is a tough job, especially if you have a wide range of options to choose from. You might be asking yourself who can help you with your needs and requirements, or if it is even worth it to invest in 3PL companies.

And if you really are in the process of choosing a 3PL Partner, all considerations must be taken and you should take ample time to decide which company can really help you with your needs.

Moreover, we, at Kaveh Logistics, can provide all the 3PL solutions that you require. We are one of the leading logistics company in Dubai. We are also a warehousing facility that gives you storage facilities as well.

In this article, however, you will know the four common mistakes that people or companies do whenever they are selecting a 3PL provider. Through this article, you will be able to avoid them and be able to choose the best 3PL company to work with.

1. Not asking about their experience

It’s advisable for you to conduct a brief research about the 3PL company that is on your list of choices. This is the problem that most companies do fail to avoid. It is true that not all 3PL companies are reputable and trustworthy, that is why you need to search for their background and experience first, before engaging with one.

2. Not communicating with the 3PL company clearly.

To make sure that the processes are being done smoothly, you need to communicate enough with the 3PL company. You should not leave them right after you give them all the tasks they need to do. You should also ask them about what is currently going on with the service you asked for and continually ask about the operation, to avoid issues or mishaps throughout the processes.

3. Not having a bigger perspective.

Since you chose the best company that you think is trustworthy and reputable enough and asked the specific task that you needed from them, you may have forgotten that they also have other services that they can do, aside from the ones you requested for. They may have services that can also be beneficial to you, which you do not know of, that’s why asking for additional services is also advised.

4. Not ensuring security.

The security of your products must also be prioritized because it also entails your brand equity. You should know if the 3PL company can guarantee that no damages or theft will take place, and they must protect the safety of your products at all times.

Choosing a 3PL company doesn’t need to be hard, not unless you know these 4 common mistakes to avoid. Through this article, you will now be keener in selecting the right 3PL company for you, like us, Kaveh Logisitics.



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