What Is a Hub and Spoke Distribution Network Model

Posted by Port City Logistics on Oct 12, 2021 9:50:09 AM

Adaptability and scalability have long been the name of the game for the supply chain industry but more so now than ever before. The hub and spoke distribution model offers many benefits that can streamline the entire shipping and transportation process for companies of all sizes. Understanding the inner workings of this model and how to maximize its full potential can provide a competitive advantage that opens doors to continued growth and success.

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What Are the Advantages of the Hub and Spoke Distribution Model?

Posted by Port City Logistics on Aug 26, 2021 10:12:27 AM

Peak season seems to sneak up on supply chain professionals each year, but being ready with a hub and spoke distribution model will help navigate the ever-growing global demand. Utilizing intermodal shipping and omnimodal shipping, shippers can reach a more extensive network of customers without the price tag. In addition to the savings, this distribution model enhances more complicated shipping modes while optimizing route planning, boosting productivity, and improving customer service. Increasing demand means finding alternative shipping methods, and this distribution model can get companies from A to B more efficiently. Here are a few more benefits.

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