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Flow-Through Distribution

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A system where products are received, sorted, and shipped out without being stored in any storage facility.

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What is Flow-Through Distribution?

In the shipping context, flow-through distribution refers to a supply chain strategy where products are shipped directly from the manufacturer to the retailer or end customer, bypassing intermediate warehouses or distribution centers. Flow-through distribution is designed to minimize handling and storage costs, reduce transit times, and increase overall efficiency in the supply chain. 

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