3 Great Reasons to Outsource Labor Locally

When some people hear the word “outsourcing,” it can conjure up ideas of hurting the American workforce. While most people associate outsourcing labor with transferring jobs overseas, there are local companies that specialize in services right here in Greater Cincinnati, like Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries. If you’re on the fence about outsourcing labor to a third party company, read on for three great reasons to give local outsourcing a try.

Outsourcing locally creates jobs for individuals with disabilities

When you partner with Ohio Valley Goodwill’s Industrial Services Division, you are actually creating jobs in your local community! Goodwill provides jobs to individuals with disabilities, and the labor you outsource through Ohio Valley Goodwill gives these well-qualified, dedicated individuals the opportunity to contribute to their community and earn an income. Our workers are from the Greater Cincinnati area and appreciate the opportunity for meaningful employment.

Outsourcing locally can save you time and money

As a small business owner, you have enough on your plate. Responsibilities like packaging, kitting, assembly and order fulfillment can keep you up at night. Will you need to hire more full-time employees to keep up with orders? What about warehousing as your inventory grows? Problems like these are exactly why dozens of businesses in Cincinnati, Northern Kentucky, and Southeastern Indiana trust Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries to handle their packaging and fulfillment needs. With over 100 years of service partnering with businesses just like yours, Ohio Valley Goodwill can provide you with a helping hand, allowing you to focus on other aspects of your business and streamline your operations.

Outsourcing locally benefits your customers

For many small businesses, loyal customers are vital to the success of the enterprise. But what happens when customers receive orders late or with mistakes? Likewise, what if your inventory count is inaccurate and you can’t provide what your customer needs? These problems can cause nightmares for small business owners, but luckily they are preventable! By partnering with Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries to handle your warehousing, packaging, and shipping needs, you can provide a better experience to your customers. When your valuable customers receive their orders quickly and correctly, they’ll be more likely to return for more, benefitting your entire business.


If you’re ready to start outsourcing labor locally with a company that truly cares about the Cincinnati community, contact Ohio Valley Goodwill Industries today to receive a free tour of our facilities and learn more about our services and mission.