AUSTIN, Texas, March 12, 2020 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- ShipStation, the world's leading web-based e-commerce shipping solution, today announced that it is partnering with 3PL Central, the leader in cloud-based Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) built to meet the unique needs of third-party logistics (3PL) warehouses, as a preferred WMS Partner.
This partnership was driven by the rapid growth of e-commerce, challenging 3PL companies to scale their operations effectively to meet the increasing demand for high-volume shipping. In turn, ShipStation has been approved to integrate with 3PL Central for upstream warehouse management operations. With this direct integration between two industry-leading cloud-based software platforms, 3PL warehouses can fulfill their customers' orders however and wherever they sell online. ShipStation customers can use 3PL Central to provide cloud-based WMS solutions for 3PLs so they can transform paper-based, error-prone businesses into service leaders focused on customer satisfaction, efficient operations, and growth. ShipEngine -- which powers ShipStation -- will power the parcel shipping capabilities inside of 3PL Central.
"By partnering with 3PL Central, we are giving larger shippers -- especially third-party logistics and fulfillment operations -- best in class tools to power their warehouse shipping and differentiate themselves as ones who are ready for e-commerce," said Krish Iyer, ShipStation's Head of Industry Relations and Strategic Partnerships. "That matters when it comes to brands looking for a 3PL fulfillment partner -- they can have peace of mind knowing there will be a strong ecosystem of partners to support them as they transition into utilizing partners such as 3PL Central for management of their growing orders."
Every day, tens of thousands of e-commerce retailers rely on ShipStation to solve the day-to-day challenges of importing orders and processing shipments. The trusted leader in shipping software since its founding in 2011, ShipStation helps online sellers scale their businesses and deliver exceptional customer experiences, with an intuitive online solution that allows them to efficiently ship orders -- wherever they sell and however they ship. The multi-channel and multi-carrier platform offers the most integrations of any e-commerce solution, with more than 300 partnerships with leading shopping carts, marketplaces, carriers, and fulfillment services, including FedEx, USPS, UPS, Amazon, Shopify, and BigCommerce. ShipStation is headquartered in Austin, TX and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Stamps.com (Nasdaq: STMP). For more information, visit https://www.shipstation.com.
About 3PL Central:
3PL Central is the leader in cloud-based warehouse management system (WMS) solutions built to meet the unique needs of the 3PL warehousing community. Serving as the backbone of our customers' operations, our platform quickly transforms paper-based, error-prone businesses into service leaders who can focus on customer satisfaction, operate more efficiently, and grow faster. Offering a comprehensive warehouse management platform, we make it easy for 3PLs to manage inventory, automate routine tasks, and deliver complete visibility to their customers. As the proven industry leader for over a decade, 3PL Central accurately manages billions of dollars in inventory and processes more than 1 million orders a week from any of our customers and their customers' systems.