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Streamlining Crowd Funding Fulfillment

Social media has revolutionized the way we communicate.  E-commerce has forever changed the way we shop.  The proliferation of these convenient and engaging technologies is also creating a ripple in the way that money is raised, campaigns are funded and capital is generated.  Through platforms like Kickstarter, crowdfunding can be an option for small startups and large, established businesses alike.  However once the money has been raised, fulfillment can become a major obstacle. 

Barrett Distribution Centers Employees Honored with salesEquity's Trusted Advisor Award

salesEquity and Barrett Distribution Centers announced the recipients of the inaugural Trusted Advisor Award.  This award is given to the top performers from 2016 and 2017.  This honor is for Barrett Distribution employees who have embraced the salesEquity 6 dimensions responsible for understanding their clients and developing the framework necessary to create a Trusted Advisor relationship.

Barrett Distribution Centers Named to the 2016 INC. 500 | 5000 Fastest Growing Companies List

For the fifth consecutive year, Barrett Distribution Centers has been honored as a part of the 2016 Inc. 500 | 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the nation.  This is Barrett’s eighth appearance on the list.  Prior honors include 2007, 2008, 2009, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015.  The Inc. 500 | 5000 List will be unveiled in the September issue of Inc. Magazine. 

Barrett Distribution Centers Opening Facility in Montebello, California

Barrett Distribution Centers is excited to announce the opening of their third fulfillment center in California.  The new center in Montebello, California is located at 901 Union Street.  This new facility complements the existing Pico Rivera logistics center and is ideal for high volume retail distribution, omni-channel logistics, e-commerce fulfillment and value added warehousing services.

Barrett Distribution Centers to be Honored at Smart CEO's Future 50 Awards

Barrett Distribution Centers, a third party logistics company based in Franklin, MA will be recognized by SmartCEO at the annual Future 50 Awards in June.  This program recognizes Greater Boston’s 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies that have experienced outsized growth based on a combined three-year average of revenue and employee growth.  The 2016 Future 50 winners collectively generated nearly $3.4 billion in annual revenue and employ more than 12,400 individuals.

How Can Analytics and Metrics Improve Your Supply Chain

Have you ever stopped at a restaurant or a store for something very specific only to find that they didn’t have it?  This can be incredibly frustrating and by leveraging analytics, it can also be easily avoided.  By paying attention to what’s going on when normal demand and purchasing signals are lacking, these missed opportunities, for your business and your customers, can be avoided.  A recent article from Inbound Logistics details the different types of analytics that your supply chain can use to improve customer service.