Your business is growing, and you are challenged to find a 15% increase in units per person-hour in your distribution center to meet the demand. After reviewing your KPI reports, you notice that year-over-year results display consistency in units per person-hour and throughput run rates. This has you conclude you are operating at capacity.

A Cost-Effective Labor Management Approach for 3PLs With a Short ROI Runway

Effective Labor Management Strategies for 3PLs: Maximizing ROI

By Andy Hunter, Sr. Director of Supply Chain Effective Labor Management Strategies for 3PLs: Maximizing ROI For third-party logistics (3PL) companies, managing time and resources efficiently is crucial, especially when dealing with typically short, three-year contracts. Labor costs, often accounting for over 50% of total operating expenses, are significant. It’s crucial for 3PLs to adopt […]

Setting a New Standard: Connors Group Introduces Engineered 3PL Solutions

[Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, November 10, 2023]  Connors Group, a leading management consultancy specializing in workforce performance and productivity improvement, is proud to announce the launch of its new 3PL Practice. With a mission to redefine how 3PL providers and their customers operate, Connors Group’s comprehensive offerings add value to every phase of their relationship. “At Connors […]

Minimizing the Costs of a Minimum Wage Increase

Is Zuckerberg’s Mea Culpa a Harbinger for the Broader Economy and What Companies Should Do About It

Minimizing the Costs of a Minimum Wage Increase The ongoing debate over raising minimum wages at state and federal levels has prompted business leaders across the U.S. to ask a lot of difficult questions: Do we need to increase the price of our product? Will I need to cut jobs? What do I need to […]