RECENT NEWS

06 Nov 2017
​This Report Says Your Supply Chain Might be Dying. Here’s One Way to Bring it Back to Life.

There are good reasons why your shipping department currently operates the way it does, but those good reasons won’t keep you competitive in an era where your customers increasingly expect speed, efficiency, and visibility from every shipper they work with.

23 Oct 2017
Think Amazon Has Disrupted Supply Chains Now? Wait Until the Company Gets Even Bigger.

The Flat World Holdings family of companies is here to help you build a shipping department that can compete in an economy dominated by The Amazon Effect. 

12 Oct 2017
Hard Costs Versus Soft Costs in Your Supply Chain (and How to Save on Both)

Teams become excellent when they squeeze 2-3% more efficiency and higher performance in areas that their competitors overlook. By partnering with Flat World Supply Chain and the Flat World Holdings family of companies, you can increase performance and create a shipping department that is more efficient and better performing than your competition.

26 Sep 2017
Even Great Companies Can Fail When They Don’t Adapt. Ask Kodak.

Change within your shipping department doesn’t have to be a threat. Embracing change makes you more adaptable, innovative, and capable of thriving in a rapidly changing business environment.

19 Sep 2017
​Flat World Holdings to Sponsor, Judge St. Charles County Startup Competition

Flat World Holdings is proud to announce that it will be a sponsor of the third annual St. Charles County Demo Day to be held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at OPO Startups in St. Charles, Missouri.

11 Sep 2017
Shipping Managers, it’s Football Season. That Means We Should Talk About Specialization.

We firmly believe that a team achieves excellence when its members can utilize their talents in the most value-added ways possible. That's how we manage our own team at the Flat World Holdings family of companies—and it’s the same approach we bring to a partnership with your shipping department.

29 Aug 2017
​Your CEO Needs to Focus on the Big Picture. That’s Why We Focus on Your Supply Chain.

The number of things a CEO—or really anyone with “Chief,” “Vice President,” or “Director” in front of the rest of their title—needs to keep their eye on has grown significantly over the past 20 years. 

15 Aug 2017
What’s the Secret to Making Your Company Stronger? Getting the Most from your Supply Chain.

To be competitive today, your company needs to be as efficient as possible. You need to change the way you do business. One place to start is your supply chain.

31 Jul 2017
​Excellence Sometimes Means Fixing the Problem (And Saying You’re Sorry)

In life and in business, it’s easy to make a commitment to acting with integrity and doing the right thing—so long as your principles never come with a cost.

05 Jul 2017
China Sends Us DVD Players. We Send them 600,000 Lbs. of Advanced Machinery.

When Chinese companies buy from American manufacturers, they are usually purchasing some pretty technologically advanced stuff.