Two Best Ways To Improve Freight Labelling

In Logistics, there is nothing more disappointing than when your customer’s important and time-sensitive cargos get delivered to a wrong location or get delayed due to incorrect or missing labelling?

Not only does it cost a fortune to correct the error; to return the Cargo back to original Warehousing Facility and then re-dispatch to the correct location; it will most probably result in negative reviews from your customer and a loss of reputation amongst peers.

We at Gulf Worldwide Logistics would like to educate you about our strategies to improve error free labelling that has helped us deliver cargo at 99.3% accuracy over the past 19 years.Our procedure has helped us becoming one of the top Warehousing Service Providers in Dubai.

Use of an efficient WMS System connected to a Bar Code Scanner:

Using an efficient WMS and Bar Code System allows the Sales & Operations department to provide clear instructions to the Warehouse Manager & Supervisor on the type of labeling a customer requires. It also allows for customization of Labels as per Customers preference and to ensure that the activities are carried out in a systematic manner through Electronic devices.

This sounds expensive, but in the long-run, there are huge cost savings that occur due to improved efficiency reduction of incorrect dispatches due to faulty labeling.

There are various types of printers and software’s that can be purchased for Effective Bar-Coding Solutions, make sure you select the one that is appropriate for your business requirements. Using computers for labelling is the easiest way to create uniformity, professionalism and makes it easier for the Receiver to identify and store the products as per their systems. Manual labelling causes a lot of errors and it looks untidy. Electronics enabled labelling makes the entire warehouse process faster.

Label it clean:

Another problem that clients often face is lack of information on the label. If the label misses out on valuable features or the nature of goods, then it can turn out to be quitetedious for the receiver to tally the cargo.

At other times,manual labels are so overwritten that handlers cannot make sense out of it. The logistics service provided by ocean, air and land transportationneeds to be very careful of such errors. The labelling should be very clean. It should not contain marks or scratches. Everything written on it should be readable. Instructions required for the handling and sensitivity of the goods should be written with proper abbreviations and images where possible.

Labelling is one overlooked or underestimated aspect of freight transportation. Labelling errors can cause expensive errors for companies and ill reputation among customers. Emphasizing error free electronics enabled and clean labelling can spare the headaches.

Request Call Back

Your Name (required)

Your Email (required)

Your Telephone No. (required)

Your Message

Recent Posts

  • How To Choose The Right Freight Transport Company?
  • Does Achieving the Best Shipping Solutions Require Hiring a Logistic Expert
  • Why use the expertise of a logistics consultant?
  • What Are The Pre-Shipment Documents Used In Logistics?
  • The Significance Of Logistics In Project Management
  • Advanced Logistics Software Eradicate The Need Of Third Party Logistics Providers
  • 6 Value Added Services That Can Help Streamline Your Business
  • 5 Reasons To Opt For Bonded Warehousing Facilities
  • How Good Logistics Companies Do Efficient Material Handling?
  • How to Choose The Right Land Transport Company?
  • Is Third-Party Warehousing the Right Option For You?
  • Benefits Of Tying Up With Third-Party Logistics
  • 5 Reasons to boost warehouse productivity
  • Advantages of Using Dependable Air Freight Services
  • 5 Essentials of Hiring Competent Logistic Services
  • Freight Transport Infrastructure in GWL – One of the Best in the Region!
  • Five challenges to embrace and channel into business advantages
  • Why you need to optimize shipping performance
  • Excellent warehouse management KPIs every supply chain executives should measure
  • Innovative ways a 3PL can assist during a Capacity Crunch
  • How Logistics Can Help win the E-Commerce Race in the Middle East
  • 5 Qualities of Effective Supply Chain Managers
  • Why It Is Important to Outsource Your Logistics – 3 Reasons To Do So!
  • Top Tips to Optimize your Warehouse Storage System
  • Air Freight Service by GWL: Quickest Way To Get Your Things Delivered
  • Freight Forwarding Service in Dubai: Why Choose GWL?
  • Project Cargo Assistance from a 3PL
  • Appropriate Material Handling Equipment You Should Use In Logistics Industry
  • How and What Cargo NASA sends to ISS?
  • What is the role of e-MIRSAL in Jebel Ali Free Zone?
  • Shelving Facility Available at GWL Warehouse in Dubai
  • How Goods are transported to Antarctica?
  • Digital Marketing in the Logistics Industry
  • Logistics Industry in the Middle East
  • Choosing your Freight Service Provider
  • Improving the Workforce Culture Through Values
  • A/C Warehousing facility at GWL: A small description
  • Improving Safety Standards in an Organization
  • The Importance of Shipping Lines in Freight Forwarding
  • Improving Efficiency Within A Warehouse
  • Ideas for Improving Leadership Abilities
  • Green Logistics: How Logistics Sector can Help in a Green Tomorrow
  • Digital Marketing in Logistics Industry: Points You Should Consider
  • How Freight Forwarding Works in the Logistics Industry
  • Ways For Improving Coordination Among Logistics Organizations
  • How to improve the efficiency of a Logistics Warehouse
  • A Quick Guide to Procedures for Air Shipment
  • Safety Precautions Required for Land Transportation
  • What are the Safety Precautions needed for a Warehouse of a Logistics Company?
  • Freight Forwarding Service - Ocean Freight v/s Air Freight: The Better Choice
  • Not sure which solution fits your business needs?

    Color Skin

    Header Style

    Nav Mode