Tag: Reverse Logistics

Rio 2016 Olympics: Auction Wrap Up

Of all the records broken during the Rio Olympic Games, we were most interested in the record set for largest Olympic Village. Why? B-Stock was responsible for the B2B marketplace that auctioned off the furniture and fixtures from the 3600 athlete apartments. At the height of the Games over 18,000 people, including athletes and coaches …

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Rio 2016 Reverse Logistics

Reverse logistics for the Olympics are underway before the Games have even begun and B-Stock is part of the action. Olympic Sponsor, RGS Events, the official furniture, fixtures and equipment provider of the 2016 Rio Games is currently overseeing all logistics for the furnishings in the Olympic Village athlete apartments (that will accommodate around 18,000 …

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Buy a Piece of the Rio Olympics on our B-Stock Events Marketplace

Furnishings from the athlete apartments at the Rio Olympic Village are currently up for auction via our B-Stock Events marketplace. Olympic Sponsor, RGS Events, the official FF&E Project Manger of the Games, is selling bulk quantities of furniture, fixtures and equipment from the athlete apartments and sporting venues; items to be auctioned include: 20,000 beds, …

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B-Stock to Exhibit at SCOPE

B-Stock is heading to SCOPE next week, May 1-3, in Schaumburg, IL. SCOPE is the supply chain industry’s leading executive level conference that connects supply chain executives at Fortune 500 organizations with top solution providers to learn about their latest technology and innovations. This is our third time exhibiting at SCOPE and we look forward …

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E-commerce returns are on the rise: what’s your reverse logistics plan?

There has been a lot of talk lately in the logistics community about the surge in e-commerce returns: a recent report from CBRE noted that they are growing at a 15-percent annual rate and in 2015 around 30 percent of online purchases were returned. Those are some pretty big numbers that can’t be ignored. What’s …

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Three of B-Stock’s Own Named 2016 "Pros to Know" by Supply & Demand Chain Executive Magazine

A big congratulations to B-Stock’s Eric Moriarty, Dave Gershon, and Steve Marbit who were recently named 2016 “Pros to Know” by Supply & Demand Chain Executive magazine. The Pros to Know Awards recognize leading supply chain executives that are leading initiatives and making significant contributions to help solve supply chain challenges in today’s business climate. …

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Building a Scalable Liquidation Solution

Relaxed return policies drive customer loyalty but can wreak havoc on reverse logistics. Given the amount of merchandise returned each year is steadily growing (in 2014 it was up 6%), reducing internal costs in the handling of this returned merchandise is critical in today’s competitive retailing environment, especially when it comes to merchandise slated for …

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B-Stock Named to “Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100”

We are thrilled by our inclusion in the “Supply & Demand Chain Executive 100” for 2015. The recognition highlights top projects between clients and solution providers that have resulted in supply chain excellence. B-Stock was selected based on the successful execution of a B2B liquidation marketplace for a major home décor and furnishings e-retailer. This …

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B-Stock Wins 2015 Growth Company of the Year Award

The entire B-Stock team is honored to have been awarded the 2015 Growth Company of the Year Award by the Harvard Business School Association of Northern California! This incredible accolade was presented to our CEO (and Harvard Business School alum) Howard Rosenberg at the 6th Annual Harvard Business School Entrepreneurship Summit. B-Stock won the award in the ‘Business …

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Howard Rosenberg Recognized as an EY Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Semifinalist

The team at B-Stock would like to congratulate our CEO, Howard Rosenberg, on being recognized as an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year Award Semifinalist in Northern California. The annual EY awards program recognizes entrepreneurs from around the country who demonstrate excellence, innovation and commitment to their businesses and communities. Inspired by entrepreneurship early …

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