DCM Success = Supply Chain Success
What’s required for warehouse and distribution center success? Experience. Efficiency. Excellence. Covenant delivers these qualities and more, in a full-service, flexible distribution center management solution you can trust. We customize and flex to fit precisely what you need to streamline and optimize distribution, saving you time and money, and ensuring your customers receive complete orders — on time and in full.
Distribution center management encompasses various warehousing aspects such as inventory control, practices for sorting products, managing fleets, implementing sales strategies, ensuring employee safety, handling data, and more. To establish effective distribution center strategies, it is crucial to have the right technology and partner in place to seamlessly integrate your distribution center's components into a comprehensive platform.TALK TO AN EXPERT
Covenant has a long track record of innovation and success in distribution center management. We can locate, configure, equip, staff, and operate a standalone distribution center anywhere in the U.S. We are a one-stop shop for logistics, transportation, and warehousing and can help you with the following:
In addition to these physical warehouse services, Covenant offers advanced warehouse management software (WMS) technology solutions — including a user-friendly dashboard providing supply chain, inventory, and KPI visibility — and advanced robotics.
The company also provides specialized distribution center services, such as those required for HAZMAT, pharmaceutical, and frozen inventory. Covenant’s distribution centers can be food-grade certified and are FDA/FMSA-compliant. Further, the company excels at supporting custom requirements, such as inbound raw materials, buffer warehousing, kitting and assembly, light manufacturing, as well as pick and pack operations.
Every warehouse is unique in its processes and needs. That’s why we customize every contract warehousing solution to provide precisely what’s needed and what can help you achieve even more. Some of the outcomes of letting Covenant manage your distribution center include the following:
If you have any distribution center management experience, you know it is no easy task. The two most challenging categories are day-to-day operations and data or system management.
A distribution center's day-to-day operations encompass many tasks like:
Each of these aspects presents its own set of unique challenges. For instance:
Let's talk about the all-important driving factor of any operation: Data. Managing the system and data of a distribution center revolves around selecting the appropriate system and utilizing it to its full potential. But how do you know which is best for you, and how do you even get started?
Distribution center and warehouse management systems are specifically designed to simplify the complexities of running a distribution center. These systems should offer intuitive interfaces and comprehensive functionality, serving all-in-one platforms that streamline the management process. Our team of experts knows what's out there, and they can help you find the right tool for your unique needs.
Yes, there are many benefits to managing your own distribution center, like managing your supply chain from start to finish, low to no outsourcing costs, controlling your own data reports, managing your own fleets, etc.
However, all of those things take time, planning, and money.
You limit your potential to grow because you are handling so many responsibilities.
With the right warehouse management partner, you can let go of most of those responsibilities and focus more on growing your business and reaching your next goal. Your distribution center management partner should also help you develop the right plan to achieve those goals in the most cost-effective and timely way possible.
Whether you are ready to establish a new distribution center or wish to switch to a DCM partner that offers adaptive, customized logistics solutions centered around your business, strategy and vision, Covenant wants to talk to you. Connect with us below.Contact US