Date: July 10, 2020
Earlier this week, we shared how many third-party logistics (3PL) warehouses plan to not only weather the coronavirus storm, but actually emerge stronger and more resilient. As a follow-up to that strategic business planning discussion, we wanted to share how many of our 3PL Warehouse Manager WMS customers have also tackled keeping their team healthy in a COVID-19 world.
While many 3PLs have already built out robust health and safety programs for their warehouses, many have also expressed “caution fatigue”. This occurs when initially they operated in a very strict environment but have relaxed safety precautions as time has continued. As talk of the second wave of the virus and the fears of exponential spread emerge, it’s a good time to review your safety checklist and reinforce policies accordingly.
At the end of June, 3PL Central met with our Customer Advisory Board who shared some of the best practices they use to keep their 3PL warehouses safe and healthy every day, including:
While not all the recommendations work for every warehouse, think about which processes and recommendations can best protect your warehouse team’s health, and in return protect the health and safety of your business. For a link to additional resources to help you through the COVID-19 crisis, please click here.
A modern marketer with a passion for blending analytics and creativity, Rachel helps companies grow their talent and prepare for the future. With more than 20 years of experience across Marketing, Product Management, Customer Success and Field Operations, she offers a unique and balanced vision to the business. As Chief Marketing Officer at 3PL Central, Rachel's responsible for strategic planning and execution of all marketing and go-to-market efforts.
3PL Central provides cloud-based WMS solutions for 3PLs so they can transform paper-based, error-prone businesses into service leaders focused on customer satisfaction, efficient operations, and growth.