Rakuten Super Logistics Expands Fulfillment Network to Austin, Texas

by Gwen Carrington | Press Releases

New Facility in Austin, Texas Provides Strategic South-central Fulfillment Center Location

Las Vegas, Nevada — July 15, 2015– Rakuten Super Logistics (RSL), the global leader in eCommerce order fulfillment, announced it has expanded its eCommerce order fulfillment network with a new fulfillment center located in Austin, Texas.

The company’s latest round of expansion comes as eCommerce merchants selling on all major eCommerce platforms increasingly turn to RSL for its cost-effective order fulfillment solutions to reach consumers nationwide.  The Rakuten Super Logistics fulfillment network enables merchants to reach 98 percent of U.S. eCommerce shoppers in 1 to 2 days via ground shipping.

“Demand for our fulfillment services is growing rapidly as more retailers recognize the value we offer through our open multi-channel fulfillment platform,” said Joseph DiSorbo, founder and president. “In fact, we’re seeing demand take off for our entire SmartSuite of services, including SmartFreight, which expedites the movement of goods from domestic and international suppliers directly to our nationwide network of fulfillment centers.”

RSL is staffing up in Austin to manage the increased business, adding management positions and warehouse personnel, and gearing up for the company’s busiest holiday season ever. eTailers who tap into the Rakuten Super Logistics 2-Day Delivery Network can realize cost savings that will help them compete with any online store and rapidly grow and scale their business.

Texas-area eCommerce merchants will have the opportunity to meet with RSL executives and learn more about the RSL 2-day Delivery network and SmartFill cloud-based order fulfillment management system during the Practical Ecommerce: Ignite conference September 16-17, 2015, in Dallas, Texas.

RSL is committed to empowering eCommerce merchants with fast and accurate order fulfillment, RSL helps eTailers grow their knowledge and improve their business through a comprehensive library of fulfillment and eCommerce related information. Click here to read the latest blog post “Top Holiday Tips for 2015”.

Retailers interested in the RSL SmartSuite of eCommerce services selling on the Rakuten.com platform can visit www.webgistix.com or contact us to learn more.

Founded in 2001, Rakuten Super Logistics U.S. (formerly Webgistix) is a Rakuten, Inc. (4755: Tokyo) company and a global leader in e-commerce order fulfillment.