28 Apr, "17

Growing your distribution business through 3PL (third party logistics)

At TradeGecko, we know companies of all shapes and sizes are turning to third party logistics (3PL) as a solution to assist them with scaling business growth. The great news for any business owner is that a reliable 3PL can not only take care of all your supply chain headaches, more importantly, it will provide a totally scalable and flexible option for your business.

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27 Apr, "17

How to smoothly scale up a small business from startup phase

You may be experiencing the great feeling of satisfaction that comes when your small business is up and running. Now, like many other entrepreneurs, you will be wondering how to smoothly scale up a small business from the startup phase. If you are a savvy wholesale or online business owner you will most likely already have your eye on the next phase.

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26 Apr, "17

How to optimise inventory turnover: 9 tips

In this guest post Heather Smith covers the importance of efficient inventory turnover to your business operations.  She discusses why inventory turnover is such an essential part of operations, and nine strategies for optimisation.

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20 Apr, "17

Reduce working capital by improving inventory management

Effective cashflow management is key to business success. Operating working capital needs to be kept as low as possible, even down into negative values, in order to improve the cash position. To control the stock level, the purchasing volume needs be fine tuned to the latest sales trend and forecast.

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18 Apr, "17

Allpress Coffee quest for international expansion through community integration

Thirty years ago, the words “Allpress Coffee” and “espresso” had very little meaning in New Zealand. Today, these words have become synonymous with a great cup of coffee, and Allpress Coffee has turned into an international brand and powerful roasted coffee bean distribution business. 

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7 Apr, "17

Show and Sell: How to Convert Trade Show Leads into Sales

Trade shows are popular ways for businesses to exhibit their brand as well as make major announcements about upcoming products before they’re released to the general public. They allow direct access to customers and potential clients who are likely to show an interest in your product.

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7 Apr, "17

8 Best Practices for Designing Your eCommerce Website

So you’ve decided to create an eCommerce website for your business? Congratulations! The online market is growing rapidly, with retail eCommerce sales predicted to top $4 trillion by 2020. Now comes the hard part - designing an eCommerce site that will entice your customers to purchase. According to Canva, there are a number of scientific reasons that people respond to beautiful visual content. Did you know that 20% of your brain is devoted solely to vision?

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5 Apr, "17

Webinar: how to tell a brand story your customers will love

“And then, with one last bit of effort, he whispered the recipe for chocolate chip cookies that had been passed down by word-of-mouth, from generation to generation for decades in our family. They were his last words. I’ve been making and selling cookies ever since.” Now, that’s a compelling brand story.

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