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Are you anxious about mingling at social events?

Do you struggle with the topic from which to initiate a conversation?

How do you best display your intellect, wit and conviviality

at the next summer BBQ?

We have the answer:  Warehousing and Fulfillment Trivia!

Opening a conversation with obscure warehousing facts is an excellent way to establish an instant bond with a new acquaintance at your next social outing.  He or she will surely remember you and your unique and clever repartee.

Here are some little-known facts about fulfillment from which to build that fast, new friendship:

Q:   "Do you know how many pallets fit on a container ship?"

A:    18,000 - 20,000

Q:   "What is the value of the products moved through the Ports of Los Angeles every day?"

A:    $1 Billion

Q:  "Which Major League Baseball team sells the most branded merchandise?"

A:    New York Yankees (followed by the Los Angeles Dodgers and Chicago Cubs)

Q:   "Do you know how many warehouses Kelly Direct has?"

A:    Eleven.

Q:   "How would an assortment of warehouses streamline fulfillment operations and enhance your bottom line?"

A:   Based on over 25 years experience, Kelly Direct selects a tried-and-true warehouse(s) based on project suitability, proximity to the port, proximity to ship destination(s), IT sophistication, storage capability, ability to rapidly expand labor, and more. Our goal is to offer you and your customer extraordinary service at the lowest wholesale rates in the facility that makes sense.

Thank you!  Good luck practicing your new networking skills.  We are always happy to provide you, your clients, your friends, your relatives and complete strangers with insider fulfillment knowledge.