Warehousing and Storage Services Information


Selecting warehouse servicesWarehousing and storage services provide storage for another company or organization's property, including parts, equipment, vehicles, products, and perishable goods. This often includes inventory management and distribution. Storage can be temporary, or on a long-term contractual basis. This is an essential service for businesses that do not have the space or capital to store items, or that may want to store items in a remote or highly-controlled location.


Warehouse and storage accomodations may also include environment regulation, such as temperature and humidity control, to improve product lifespan or limit item degradation. Warehouse and storage services can make a client's property available for pickup on short notice, or will distribute products on behalf of their customer.



Key Considerations


  • Location (in concern to points of origin and destination)
  • Material handling equipment
  • Storage quantity
  • Environmental controls
  • Security
  • Industry synergy (experience or knowledge working with relevant companies)
  • Operating flexibility 



  • Ambient and Temperature Controlled Storage
  • Bulk storage
  • Order fulfillment
  • Bonded warehousing and additional export and import services
  • Warehouse automation for receiving, shipping, and picking
  • Inventory monitoring and control using technology such as RFID
  • 24 hours a day, 7 days a week operation
  • Seasonal verflow storage
  • Dedicated and shared-use of warehouse
  • Food grade and agricultural warehousing
  • Field warehousing
  • Cross-docking warehousing

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