Minatus – your #1 fulfillment center in the UK

Thanks to the creation of popular e-commerce platforms like Amazon, Shopify, and eBay, anyone now can sell products online. It doesn’t matter if you represent a big brand or a small local business – all you need to do is create an account and pitch your products to the customers. But as soon as your business starts to grow, several problems arise. Mainly, where to store the growing supplies and how to handle complicated logistics. And that is where we come in!

Minatus is a B2B company offering e-commerce fulfillment services at affordable rates. What we do is help you save valuable time so you can focus on developing your business. Our specialists will handle everything that has to do with order fulfillment for you – store, pick, pack, and ship. Our warehouse management system easily integrates with any platform you use. It is also not a problem if you use multiple channels. As soon as a customer places an order for one of your products, we receive a notification and immediately begin the process of packing and shipping.

Flexible payment model

Unlike eBay, Shopify, and Amazon fulfillment services, Minatus offers flexible rates. There are no minimum inventory requirements! You can have as little as a single unit or send us your entire stock. Minatus “pay as you go” model requires you to pay only for the storage support you currently use as well as the fulfilment charges for orders that have been shipped. You can also easily scale up and down as your business needs change.

Our fulfillment services

Do you want to save yourself a headache of managing a warehouse and logistics, and concentrate on growing your business? Then outsourced order fulfillment is the right solution for you! Our wide range of services includes:

  • Receiving products from your suppliers, inspecting, and shipping them to our warehouse
  • Counting and marking the units, putting them to stock
  • Managing your orders through IWMS integrated into the web store of your choice
  • Picking, packing, and shipping your products to your customers
  • Updating shipping and tracking details
  • Repacking, relabeling, kitting, assembling to comply with the web store requirements

Amazon, Shopify, and e-Bay fulfillment have never been easier! When you work with Minatus, you get a 24/7 live access to your stock, orders, receipts, and shipping trackers. We will also immediately notify you if anything goes wrong or if your products have been damaged during shipping from the supplier.

Why you should choose Minatus

There are a lot of e-commerce fulfillment companies on the market, but there is something that sets us apart from our competitors. Here at Minatus, we understand that fulfilling orders is more than just picking and packing. It is about taking responsibility for the most important stage in the customers’ buying experience. As reliable partners, we deeply appreciate that you entrust us with such a critical part of your business and strive to exceed your and your customers’ highest expectations every single time. Also, unlike Amazon, eBay, or Shopify fulfillment services, we have a multi-channel integrated system that allows managing your sales on multiple platforms at once. No need to have separate accounts for each web store! If you have any questions about our services, please contact us at any time.


Fulfilment - Pricing

Sample Fulfilment Charge Rates 1st August 2019
Storage Charge £2.24 per cubic metre per week. Minimum charge £20.00 per month you only pay for the space your goods take up
Full Pick Price Additional Picks  
Per SKU up to 10 items then 5p per item picked Per additional pick(s) First orders
£1.68 £0.60 1 to 50
£1.62 £0.55 51 to 250
£1.41 £0.50 251 to 2500
£1.33 £0.49 2501 to 5000
£1.32 £0.48 5001 to 10000
£1.30 £0.46 10001 to 15000
£1.28 £0.44 15001 to 20000
**Items greater than 23kg per unit will be charged at £3.00 per item irrespective of volume £3.00  
Labelling per unit £0.11 per label unit
Repack Charge £0.33 Per item replacing damaged packaging or putting in one item to new (retail) box.
Assembly Charge £0.49 Per item, Packed, assembled, Tagged etc, Tissue wrapped

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Pre Receipt & Replenishment

You send us your products direct from your suppliers. We check against your Pre Advice or Supplier Purchase Order raised in Konnex and notify you of any descrepancies.

We check the goods received for damage. Reports enable you to check if receipts from suppliers are completed or overdue.

Delivery & Put Away

Your products are identified and placed on shelves in our warehouse. Konnex Integrated systems update all your seller channels with the increase in stock ready for you to take orders.

Total time taken from receipt of your products to being placed on shelves averages around 24 hours but can take up to 48 hours in busy periods.


You Have New Orders

Integrated sales orders generated on your website or other sales channels like Amazon or eBay are immediatly ready for processing once they have passed through the payment gateway.

Orders can also be raised manually through your client portal or sent by eMail. Once in the Konnex order cockpit stock is allocated and channel balances updated in real time. They can be picked from the shelves by our warehouse team

Orders Are Picked

As products are picked, quality checked and confirmed, transactions made by the warehouse team update the order status on Konnex and across portals.

All orders received by 3.00pm are despatched the same day.

Orders Packed

Orders are packed according to your specifications. We can enclose free gifts, gift wrap, whatever you need.

Parcels are despatched using the delivery method selected during the check out process. This can be amended to provide more cost efficient or consignment based shipping.

Delivery

Your customers are automatically notified that the shipment has left the warehouse, the consignment ref and carrier so they can check how their order is progressing with the carrier.

You can also check your client portal for updates and parcel tracking information which you can share with you customers