Small Business Logistic Needs

by Michael Kotendzhi | Logistics

The procedure of shipping and logistics is an ongoing process of trial and error. However, with proper research, you can learn tips and harness tools that will reduce unnecessary problems and costs.

Nowadays, many smaller companies are outsourcing to 3PL providers who can handle their logistic and distribution needs. This allows businesses to focus on their customer service and the expansion of their business. Fortunately, it’s not uncommon to find 3PL partners that specializes in your industry. Companies may worry about the cost that comes with a logistics partner, however, there are many benefits you incur as well. To name a few, logistics providers can help you with cost-effective delivery options, streamlined services, and industry knowledge.

It’s important to weigh the benefits with the costs when looking into partnering with a 3PL provider. This can help you determine your companies’ goals and the options that best suits your business. 18 Wheels Logistics, based in Vancouver, B.C. can be your small business 3PL provider.  In addition to logistics, we’re also seasoned experts in all things trucking, co-packing, warehousing, and transportation. Our goal is to help you optimize your supply chain and grow your business. 

Michael Kotendzhi is President of Operations & Transportation and a partner at 18 Wheels. Michael has over 15 years of experience and is equipped with a degree in Logistics from the University of British Columbia Sauder School of Business. As well as a background in logistics from XPO Logistics (formally Kelron Logistics), North America's largest contract warehousing provider.

Michael's experience includes supply chain management, reverse logistics, & domestic transportation. He has developed 18 Wheels' trucking solutions, effectively utilizing the sister company's vehicle fleet and building a transportation supply-chain network across North America.