Insurance: Peace of mind that your freight is fully covered
Logistics are very complicated by nature – often we have to facilitate movement across large distances with valuable property, into various sites. Where does ownership and liability start and finish and how can you ensure that your goods are adequately […]Read more
Are you looking for a 3PL provider? Here’s why you should choose Masters Logistical
Sure, we could probably spend the next 300 words or so listing all the reasons why we think you should choose us for your distribution, overnight pallet movement and warehousing needs… …or we could let our customers do the talking […]Read more
How to measure the quality of your logistics provider
Whether you’re a managing director of a growing organisation or the owner of a startup business, you know that the success of your business relies heavily on your supply chain running efficiently. It is likely that to ensure your operations […]Read more
Are you as close to your customers as you think you are?
Did you know that in 2016 Christmas shoppers spent an average of 2.5 hours online sorting delivery problems? At Masters, we’ve noticed that Customer Service in the logistics industry seems to be closer than ever to becoming exclusively online, but […]Read more
Supply Chain Disruption – are you prepared?
No matter how tight a ship you run, it’s highly unlikely that you are completely safe from a supply chain disruption. Smarter logistics is strategic. Having a plan in place for when things don’t quite go as planned isn’t optional […]Read more
How our shopping habits have shaped the logistics industry
These days, consumers expect their products to arrive yesterday. Next-day delivery is no longer a luxury service – it’s the standard. More and more transport companies are rising to the challenge and we are seeing same-day services more widely available, […]Read more
Why relationships are so important for a successful supply chain
A relationship starts from the very first point of contact, whether that is face to face, over the phone or online. It is fair to say that relationships drive businesses and they also play a central role in the success […]Read more
Masters are proud to be partnered with Palletline, who are part of Amazon’s preferred carrier programme
The ‘pioneers of palletised distribution’ Palletline is the UK’s leading freight distribution company and the preferred carrier of the mighty Amazon. Palletline works as a hub and spoke distribution system connecting all major cities in the UK. Only the best […]Read more
Could austerity be damaging your brand?
What exactly is austerity? According to the Oxford Dictionary, austerity is ‘difficult economic conditions created by government measures to reduce public expenditure.’ When economists speak of austerity, it generally means that the economic cycle is being ignored e.g. if there […]Read more
Do you benchmark your 3PL?
Benchmarking is an effective management tool to match your 3PL standard to your industry’s best. There’s nothing wrong with comparing yourself to your competitors, if anything it’s a proactive tool that can grow your business and allow you to achieve […]Read more