5 Ways to Avoid Logistics Chaos

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Technology Helps, Too

Both AffordableButtons.com and Mimeo have developed software to prioritize orders based on the deadline, order size, current capacity, and the customer’s location. At AffordableButtons.com, it took three months and $200,000 to make custom software, but it has helped the company scale, says founder Linda Christopherson.