Quiet Has a New Travel Companion in Away

Posted by Jon Dix on Wed, Jan 06. 2016 @ 10:01 AM

We're pleased to kick off the new year by announcing our partnership with AwayTravel.com.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, Third party Fulfillment, Away

MHI Spotlights Quiet-Locus Partnership

Posted by Jon Dix on Fri, Dec 18. 2015 @ 15:12 PM

As we head into the holiday home stretch, we're happy to see MHI's feature on our deployment of Locus Robotics' technology.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, robotic fulfillment

Beyond the Basics: How to Stand Out from the Crowd with the Right Returns Management Solution (RMS)

Posted by Jon Dix on Thu, Dec 17. 2015 @ 10:12 AM

In today’s eCommerce era, returns are a way of life for shoppers and sellers alike. With more and more companies launching as direct to consumer brands and the continued growth of the return-intensive try and buy subscription models, its imperative to factor returns into the life cycle of products.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, Returns

Wired.com Reports on Our New Tech Partnership

Posted by Jon Dix on Tue, Dec 01. 2015 @ 11:12 AM

It's been a whirlwind since Black Friday, and we're so happy to have our friends at Locus Robotics along for the ride. Thanks to Wired.com for reporting on how we've teamed up with Locus to give our clients the robotic advantage this holiday season and beyond.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, robotic fulfillment, Third party Fulfillment, Wired

Quiet Announces First Deployment of Locus Robotics' Multi Robot Fulfillment Technology

Posted by Jon Dix on Tue, Nov 17. 2015 @ 16:11 PM

Today we are pleased to announce the implementation of an exciting new technology solution in partnership with Locus Robotics. Just in time for the critical holiday shopping and shipping season, we are deploying Locus' multi robot warehouse fulfillment system in our Devens QuietCenter.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, robotic fulfillment, Locus

Getting Ready for the Holiday Surge

Posted by Jon Dix on Mon, Nov 09. 2015 @ 11:11 AM

While outdoor retailer REI may be closing its doors on November 27, there’s no opting out of the fact that the holidays are coming, along with a major surge in retail. On Black Friday 2014, during a season that saw retail holiday sales nationwide increase by 4% (according to NRF.com), Quiet Logistics experienced thirty times our typical order volume. This year, we’re anticipating an even larger bump over the daily average.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, Third party Fulfillment

Is Your Packaging Delivering the Right Message?

Posted by Jon Dix on Tue, Sep 08. 2015 @ 16:09 PM

With global e-commerce sales continuing their impressive growth – eMarketer predicts they’ll reach $2.489 trillion, or 8.8% of sales, by 2018 – there’s never been more competition in the online space. It’s increasingly important to utilize every opportunity to stand out from the competition and develop brand loyalty among shoppers. One of the clearest and most tangible ways to do this is through packaging, a deceptively simple area that has the power to make or break a customer’s experience.

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Topics: Packaging, e-commerce fulfillment

Real-Time Warehouse Data? At Quiet, There’s an App for That

Posted by Jon Dix on Mon, Aug 17. 2015 @ 12:08 PM

About a year and a half ago, we introduced a cool new tool that has become a secret weapon for us as well as our partners: QuietView. This proprietary software system provides real-time warehouse and inventory data in a portable web-based interface, making it effortless for clients to stay informed and make strategic decisions. User friendly and visually impactful, this slick app is designed to be integrated seamlessly into a user’s daily routine.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment

Quiet Partners with Stowaway Cosmetics

Posted by Jon Dix on Thu, Jul 23. 2015 @ 10:07 AM

We're pleased to announce our newest partner, innovative beauty brand Stowaway Cosmetics.

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Topics: e-commerce fulfillment, Third party Fulfillment, Stowaway Cosmetics

INTERNATIONAL EDITION: How to Choose a 3PL Partner for Your U.S. Launch

Posted by Jon Dix on Thu, Jul 16. 2015 @ 11:07 AM

A recent Financial Times article proclaimed Europe to be at the heart of fashion innovation, citing the March takeover of UK-based Net-a-Porter by Italian retailer YOOX as a prime example. Certainly, Europe’s renowned design schools, legacy brands and manufacturing roots are strongly appealing to successful retailers and fashion tech startups alike. It’s all making for an interesting scenario in which many e-commerce entrepreneurs in the fashion space are now basing their operations overseas in order to effectively build business, while looking to launch and ship in the U.S. market.

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Topics: order presentation, fulfillment distribution center, fashion and apparel fulfillment, e-commerce fulfillment, ADAY, Zara, Third party Fulfillment