The rise of ecommerce has reshaped the retail marketplace. Consumer demand will continue to climb due to the convenience of online shopping, and retailers will find it increasingly difficult to control labor costs as they expand their fulfillment operations. Even as online retailers increase their use of automation, the number of employees required to process orders will continue to grow as new fulfillment centers dot the landscape.
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Staffing vendors can be difficult to evaluate. With so many choices and models, knowing what makes a good provider is sometimes hard to figure out.
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