What is fulfillment?

Fulfillment means "fulfillment" or "execution" in German. Fulfillment refers to the entire process of order processing, especially in the area of e-commerce. Fulfillment tasks are usually handled by logistics service providers. These then take on the following tasks, for example:

  • Acceptance of orders
  • Picking
  • Article master data maintenance
  • Packing of goods and products
  • Franking of shipments
  • Shipping to the end customer
  • Returns management

The logistics service provider can take over the complete range of logistical tasks, so that the online store operator can concentrate on the online store itself. A fulfillment contract is concluded between the two parties, which requires close communication and transparency.



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What is fulfillment?


Logistik-Lexikon Fullfillment

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