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FAQ's

Warehousing and Cross-Docking

> Do you provide warehousing?
> Can I drop-ship product with fulfillment done by JS?
> What are JS Distribution & Cross-Docking services?
> Do your distribution services have specific inventory criteria?
> What are your limits for product handling or storage?
> How do I obtain a quote?
> What happens if I accept the quote?
> How will I notify JS Warehousing of the need to order some of my product?
> Am I able to view my orders or inventory?
> What other capabilities come with your web site?
> What about reports?

> Can I drop-ship product with fulfillment done by JS?
Absolutely! Product distribution is becoming a large part of our business. Many growing companies can use our distribution services to avoid the overhead expense associated with handling and distributing product in-house. Our state-of-the-art warehouse management system also allows you to manage your inventory on-line.

> What are JS Distribution & Cross-Docking services?
This service is intended to help businesses avoid the significant overhead expense associated with bringing large shipments of product into a terminal, breaking that product down into smaller shipments and delivering this product to local retailers or distributors. We can handle pallet loads or truck loads. Any product received by us as late as 4:00 am can be delivered by noon the same.

> Do your distribution services have specific inventory criteria?
Our criteria is that the inventory turns at least four times a year. We are interested product that needs to be distributed quickly once in our service area. We cannot handle hazardous materials and pallets cannot exceed 48”L x 48”W x 60” T or that exceed 2500 lbs.

> What are your limits for product handling or storage?
We cannot handle hazardous materials and pallets cannot exceed 48”L x 48”W x 60” T or that exceed 2500 lbs.

> How do I obtain a quote?
You may contact your rep. The rep will ask questions regarding number of pallets to be stored and activity required: pick and pack, pallet in/pallet out. If you require any special services such as kitting, lumping containers, etc, you should mention this to the rep. The more information provided will provide an opportunity to price it accordingly.

> What happens if I accept the quote?
Once the quote is reviewed and accepted, it will be advantageous to outline the scope of your project. This should include order turn around, receiving, shipping, and any other requirements to meet your expectations.

> How will I notify JS Warehousing of the need to order some of my product?
You may email, fax or call in your request. To email: www.whseorders.com Fax: 314-832-7847, or Call: 800-814-2634 and request warehouse.

> Am I able to view my orders or inventory?
Yes. You can view either one through our website access. Upon set up of your account, we can provide you the ability to access a website specifically for your account. Some one will have to set it up for proper access and authorities of what you may want internal people to view.

> What other capabilities come with your web site?
You have the ability to create groups. These groups may be based on market. You would place those items specific for that market and that would be all they would see. Therefore, it eliminates those products not applicable to them. If there have been incorrect requests of an item, you may place a picture of that item which they could view. This provides them a visual to ensure they are the correct item. You can provide your customers the same capability.

> What about reports?
There are various reports available to you. These reports in most cases can be loaded into excel or access for evaluation or analysis.