What Are the Benefits of a Successful Supply Chain?

by Michael Kotendzhi | Logistics

Many small businesses may wonder what are the perks of having a productive supply chain? For one, it can provide visibility at all aspects of the supply chain to properly manage the flow of products and information. Below we’ll be taking a look into more significant benefits of a successful supply chain:

  1. Optimal Integration: Without proper integration and updated information, businesses may lose purchase opportunities from clients. Seamless integration allows for streamlined information and updates.
  2. Efficient Practices: The real time reporting with effective supply chains allows companies to view the availability of certain materials. This allows businesses to execute backup options to ensure in-stock inventory and on-time delivery.
  3. Demand Upkeep: A productive supply chain can show you trends around certain time periods. This can help companies better predict demands during peak or low seasons and allowing them to adjust accordingly.
  4. Optimal Distribution: Increase shipping costs are more the reason to optimize shipments and transportation. Efficient shipping methods can get products to customers quickly while minimizing costs.

18 Wheels Logistics can be your 3PL provider. We’ll help you optimize your supply chain while maintaining quality and excellent customer care. Based in Vancouver, British Columbia, we can additionally handle all things warehousing, trucking, and co-packing. 

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.