publishing supply chain logistics
INDUSTRY FOCUS

PUBLISHING industry

In the 21st century, the traditional publishing industry supply chain has become an expansive international activity. With print being sourced from across the world for global distribution, fuelled by unpredictable product demand, it can be a challenge to manage. We help publishers take control of their supply chain, their costs and the books themselves, offering tailored solutions that lead to tangible results.

We offer a comprehensive set of services for the publishing industry, whether it’s the delivery of an individual advance copy or a shipment of full container loads from overseas print facilities. From freight consolidation to pick and pack, from cross-dock operations to inventory management, we provide industry-best publishing supply chain solutions that deliver added value every step of the way.

Our publishing specialists tailor our services to the unique requirements of the sector, deploying hiCloud to ensure that you know where your books are and how quickly you can get them to market at ISBN level. Utilizing the very best global carriers, our team ensures that our service levels fully support the demands of the publisher at every stage of the supply chain. We invest in technology and expertise to deliver efficient logistics solutions that drive improved customer service levels across your organisation.

Services incorporated within this sector

  • PO visibility
  • Print Vendor Management
  • Multi-Printer Assembly & Consolidation
  • End-to-End ISBN visibility
  • Inventory Management
  • Simplified administration and control