Location: The Scoop on Southern California Warehousing

Apr 28 2015

Posted by odwlogistics

As they say in the real estate world, location is everything. The same is very true when you’re running a manufacturing company, and applies to more than just where you actually make your product. For many manufacturers, decided where to put your warehouse is often one of the most important decisions you can make. Not only does your warehouse need to be conveniently located for easy access and...

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Topics: Real Estate/Location

Alternative Solutions for West Coast Ports Slowdown

Feb 18 2015

Posted by odwlogistics

Amidst worker slowdown and congestion of West Coast ports, retailers, manufacturers, shippers and carriers are all hurting. Here’s what it means to your supply chain and how temporary rerouting alternatives can only fix the problem for short term purposes.

 

Alternative Ports

A number of retailers have begun to shift shipments to East Coast ports, or are buying extra inventory in advance to...

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Topics: Transportation, Real Estate/Location

The Economic Impact of the West Coast Ports Slowdown

Feb 16 2015

Posted by odwlogistics

 

The shipping industry is ablaze over the Port of Long Beach worker slowdown and looming port shutdown. The economic impact is happening on many levels.

Local

Work delays and stoppages over the past three months have caused problems for importers and small businesses near many west coast ports.

Small businesses on the west coast will be hit hardest as they rely heavily on timely shipping, as...

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Topics: Transportation, Real Estate/Location

4 Reasons Ohio is the Best Location for Your Logistics Warehouse

Feb 04 2015

Posted by odwlogistics

As the real estate adage goes: “Location, Location, Location.” Choosing the right location is important for any business, especially when it comes to setting up a logistics warehouse.

Supply chain logistics is all about efficiency, and the location from which you distribute your products is important. In fact, it has as much impact on your company's profitability as another decision a business...

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Topics: Real Estate/Location, Warehousing - Dedicated

Columbus, OH ranked #1 as the Most Favorable Business Location

Dec 03 2014

Posted by odwlogistics

Columbus is a great place to do business.

A recent study of large US Metro areas has ranked Columbus as the best location for access to the American consumer market.

The criteria was based on the amount of the US population within 500 miles or 1 hour's plane ride from metro areas greater than 750,000 people.

Read more about the study here: Columbus, OH ranked #1 as the Most Favorable Business...

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Topics: Real Estate/Location