Reverse Logistics

Putting Your Supply Chain in Reverse to Go Forward

Automotive, Network Design, Retail, Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Technology
August 18, 2016

Being smart about your supply chain means optimizing every link – from forward to reverse logistics. While most companies are actively working to optimize their forward supply chain, for too many, the returns management process remains a black hole...

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Streamlining the Five R’s of Reverse Logistics to Maximize Revenue Streams

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
March 6, 2014

Returns, recalls, repairs, repackaging, and recycling/disposition Being smart about your supply chain means optimizing every link - from forward to reverse logistics. While most companies are actively working to optimize the forward supply chain, ...

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Why reverse logistics is as important as forward logistics when it comes to optimizing value and sustainability.

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Technology
November 11, 2013

Recondition, Repair, Repackage, Restock, Reuse or Recycle to Reduce Carbon Impact and Recover Revenues When it comes to your supply chain, product lifecycle management may well be the “new black.” The discipline aims to optimize value acros...

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Benefits of a Sustainable Reverse Logistics Strategy

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
April 11, 2013

Recondition, Reuse or Recycle Goods to Minimize Environmental Impact and Maximize Revenue Streams When it comes to disposal and recovery efforts for returned or end-of-life products, taking a sustainable approach can deliver handsome returns. This i...

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Benefits of a Good Reverse Logistics Strategy

Industries, Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
March 1, 2013

For today’s consumers, returning goods has become easier than ever. Whether purchased online or in the store, preferences change and new products and technology become available. For retailers and consumer goods manufacturers, the returns process m...

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Post-holiday Season: Reverse Logistics Keeps on Giving!

Industries, Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
February 5, 2013

The holiday season has passed, but now there is a different kind of hustle and bustle taking place in the retail world – the return of merchandise. January and February mark the busiest months of the year for holiday returns, with returns adding up...

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The Sustainable Benefits of Reverse Logistics

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability, Technology
June 8, 2012

Reverse logistics is intrinsically aligned with environmental sustainability. When companies maximize tons per mile, consolidate shipments, reduce returns and optimize product disposition/asset recovery processes, they are simultaneously reducing har...

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Sustainable Supply Chain Management & Reverse Logistics

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Sustainability
May 14, 2012

Once a supply chain afterthought, reverse logistics has evolved into a highly complex endeavor. This is especially true in the hi-tech/electronics sector, where product lifecycles have dramatically shortened, global service networks create more suppl...

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Transportation and Inventory Management Help iGPS Stay On Top of Growth

Reverse Logistics, Supply Chain, Transportation Management, Warehousing & Distribution Management
February 2, 2012

Wooden pallets have been used in supply chains around the world for more than 60 years. They have also been one of the supply chains’ greatest headaches. Intelligent Global Pooling Systems When Intelligent Global Pooling Systems (iGPS) create...

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