Logistics Outsourcing: A Path to Business Transformation


Companies face various challenges in today's rapidly evolving business landscape, from fluctuating demand to global disruptions. Many businesses are turning to logistics outsourcing to navigate these complexities and maintain profitability. This article explores the strategic aspects of outsourcing logistics, helping you determine if it's the right choice for your organization, how to select the right partner, and how to unlock the true value beyond cost reduction.

Why Do Companies Outsource?

Outsourcing was once merely a cost-cutting strategy for peripheral functions like IT and payroll. However, in the '90s, a transformation occurred as companies recognized the potential to outsource more strategic functions such as manufacturing, logistics, and product design. Outsourcing evolved into a critical management tool, allowing companies to focus on their core competencies.

Strategic outsourcing can help companies gain a competitive edge, reposition themselves in the marketplace, and even reshape industry dynamics. By leveraging the expertise of outsourcing partners, businesses can free up resources to focus on higher-value activities.

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Logicare unveils ‘LogiNext’ for professional last-mile delivery service for Sri Lankan retailers

Logicare Private Limited, leading logistics solutions provider, announces the launch of its new service, LogiNext, a last mile delivery platform that is now available to retailers to enhance their online shopping experience for customers. Last-mile delivery service enables retailers to enjoy a delivery service that will call the customer, pick up and deliver the product without the need to have their own delivery partner. LogiNext assists online merchants to manage and grow their businesses while offering integrated logistics solutions ranging from order fulfillment, last-mile delivery to return management. Global e-commerce sales have seen a steady growth over the past few years and spiked in 2020 due to the stay-at-home orders and concerns over exposure to COVID-19 prevented shoppers from visiting retail locations. Consequently, e-commerce sales are expected to grow despite the full recommencement of brick-and-mortar operators as majority of consumers will reportedly stick to online shopping even after the COVID-19 pandemic is over. LogiNext hopes to leverage on this growing trend. Having already partnered with some of the fast-growing e-commerce retailers who are looking to increase customer satisfaction through order accuracy and speed of delivery, LogiNext’s vision is to become the leader in the e-commerce order fulfillment and last-mile delivery in Sri Lanka. The company is backed by Logicare’s expertise in Warehousing, Transportation, Value Added Services, On-Site Management, Order fulfillment & Last-mile delivery for ecommerce, Yard Storage and Supply Chain Consultancy services.

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Technologically driven Logicare set to lead the way in resilient supply chain solutions

The economic turmoil that occurred due to the outbreak of COVID-19, and its after-effects have exposed many vulnerabilities in supply chains and raised doubts about resilience. Business leaders have started to use this crisis to take a fresh look at their supply chain networks and logistics partners, take steps to understand their vulnerabilities, and then take actions to improve resilience. Similar to most industries, the Logistics industry too currently confronting an immense change, which creates both risks and opportunities. Although the core needs of most customers have changed very little, customer expectations are increasing significantly. Therefore, businesses have to move their goods faster, more flexibly, and with more transparency at a lower cost. As a result, the logistics companies under severe pressure to deliver better service at a lower price.

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We do not only provide customized storage solutions that aligns with your business, but also provide a range of other warehousing services, which includes fulfilment, returns management, packaging, specialty wrapping, transportation, logistic support, customized logistic process, supply chain management, distribution, inventory control, door-to-door transport, pick and pack operations, cross dock distribution, labelling, temperature controlled storage solutions, food grade facilities, and so on.

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Core values are the fundamental beliefs of a person or organization. The core values are the guiding principles that dictate behavior and action. Core values can help people to know what is right from wrong; they can help companies to determine if they are on the right path and fulfilling their business goals; and they create an unwavering and unchanging guide. There are many different types of core values and many different examples of core values depending upon the context.

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Why choose our warehousing service?

Our warehousing services are known nationwide to be one of the most reliable, safe and affordable, because we take pride in delivering the best warehousing services, at the most reasonable prices. Our own warehouses, as well as our partner’s warehouses, are located at strategic locations to ensure that there is no additional cost you need to bear during and before the transport of freight.

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