076: Warehousing, Fulfillment, and Shipping to Customers | MAKO Design + Invent

076: Warehousing, Fulfillment, and Shipping to Customers

MAKO Design + Invent – May 20, 2021

With Bill Carlin of ShipMate Logistics

Bill Carlin runs a massive hardware product warehouse, fulfillment, distribution, and logistics company called ShipMate Fulfillment. They do everything from receiving your shipment from the manufacturer, to sorting and packing, then getting individual units to your customers, handling all returns, and everything in between. Simply put, Bill is a great knowledge resource for inventors, startups, and small manufacturers to understand, plan for, and best execute on their fulfillment logistics.

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