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Six 3PL Advantages

Are you struggling with timely order fulfillment? Is your inventory difficult to manage? Now more than ever it is vital that businesses meet consumer demands in a timely manner and as efficiently as possible. More and more organizations are turning to third-party logistics (3PL) providers for help in managing their logistics needs. Group O Advantages  Simply put, third-party logistics is our core…

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Pros and Cons of Outsourcing

8 Pros and Cons of Outsourcing Third-Party Logistics Deciding to outsource a business function is not a decision to be taken lightly. It requires an understanding of the costs associated with performing that function internally, as well as determining if it aligns with your core competencies and strategic vision. If retail fulfillment and logistics fall outside of your company’s core competency…

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Retail Inventory Management

Inventory Management, Order Fulfillment, and Distribution Services At Group O, our priority is to provide efficient and cost-effective logistics solutions for retailers and their customers. We do that through customized retail supply chain services that include inventory management, order fulfillment, and distribution services. We support a range of business markets across B2B and B2C verticals including…

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Supplier Performance Management

Supplier Management and Consolidation Given the nature of global consumerism, businesses often use multiple suppliers to meet the growing needs of their customers. However, using multiple suppliers is often difficult to manage effectively, especially when suppliers are located across the globe. And, when customer demands are not met due to a poorly managed supply chain, businesses stand to lose a…

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Benefits of Outsourcing Print Management

Print Management with Group O When customers walk into retail stores – whether it be to shop for new clothes or to snag the latest mobile device – the artwork, displays, and other printed marketing materials inside will impact their purchasing decisions (positively or negatively). To ensure that printed marketing materials meet quality and brand standards and are delivered on time, many companies…

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Benefits of Kitting

Kitting and Assembly Management Manufacturers are constantly looking for ways to improve lead times, reduce costs, and increase order accuracy. With assembly optimization at the top of mind for many retailers and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), many are utilizing kitting as a way to increase flexibility and cost savings. Group O offers scalable kitting and assembly solutions that are designed…

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Retail Supply Chain Logistics

In the age of next-day delivery, retailers are under a lot of pressure to fulfill orders quickly and accurately. With customers beginning to expect faster shipping times, retailers need to ensure their products are being picked, packaged, and shipped as efficiently as possible and at a low cost.  It is fair to say that customer expectations are higher than ever, with many customers unwilling to purchase…

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Device Lifecycle Management

Group O Mobile Device Testing & Device Lifecycle Management Mobile Device Management (MDM) also referred to as Mobile Device Lifecycle Management is one of Group O’s services designed to enhance the mobile device lifecycle experience for original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and carriers.  With the ever-growing dependency on mobile devices on the job and in our daily lives, it is important that…

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Destructive Mobile Device Testing

As part of Group O’s mobile device lifecycle management services, our expert technicians perform destructive testing on thousands of mobile devices each year. Destructive testing is designed to give both carriers and OEMs the confidence that their mobile devices will withstand the typical wear and tear of everyday use. The Importance of Destructive Testing Throughout a day, mobile devices tend to…

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Mobile Phone Usability Testing

Group O works with Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) to fine tune new mobile devices before they reach the market. As part of our quality assurance inspections, Group O performs a variety of mobile device testing to verify proper functionality.  Functional mobile device testing is part of Group O’s non-destructive testing and is designed to replicate the end user’s experience as they use their…

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