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Warehouse marketplace Flexe Inc. says it is now offering online retailers access to nationwide next-day delivery, adding to a push by companies to build fulfillment services that compete with Amazon.com Inc.
Following its acquisition of Bastian, TICO continues its strategy to increase its presence in automated material handling.
(May 18, 2017)
(May 18, 2017)
By taking a fresh look at their cycle counting practices, warehouse and DC teams are creatively using existing technology and resources to expand their cycle count benefits.
(May 09, 2017)
Distributor transitions from paper-based to voice-based execution ahead of facility move. WMS, Warehouse Management Systems upgrades using Voice Technologies, Distributors us voice picking technology to promote growth. (May 08, 2017)
LEGACY Supply Chain Services receives Sam's Club 2016 Import Distribution Center of the Year Award for warehousing operations excellence. (May 06, 2017)
The newest white paper from Swisslog, provides an in-depth review of five automated goods-to-person solutions to help you make the right choice. (May 04, 2017)
Whether for new warehouses or expansions, several key preparation steps can ensure warehouse labels and signs meet needs and go-live date. (May 03, 2017)
The economic indicators certainly suggest that a fulfillment economy has already begun. (April 26, 2017)
Today’s distribution centers are under increasing pressure to reduce costs and increase margins. But higher productivity and lower errors cannot be achieved by simply layering new software and hardware on top of inefficient processes (April 13, 2017)
The rise of e-commerce and multi-channel fulfillment has caused distribution centers to experience ever-growing numbers of stock-keeping units and more inventory turns, up to an average of nine in 2015. (April 10, 2017)
How does a fastgrowing, e-commerce startup company build out order fulfillment capabilities? Thrive Market answered that question with its new facility in Indiana. (April 05, 2017)
With the growth of e-commerce, the technology stack for distribution centers is expanding. We explore why WES/WCS software is gaining prominence and share how operations are expanding their use of data science.
(April 03, 2017)
With more than 900 exhibitors, a record number, there’s bound to be plenty of innovation and ideas on hand to help attendees “Solve for X” at the materials handling industry’s premier trade show and educational conference, sponsored by MHI. (April 03, 2017)
Discover the 5 Tips that can help make your WMS implementation a success. (March 31, 2017)
While adoption rates have remained relatively flat, yard management systems (YMS) are helping logistics operations turn that important space between the loading dock and the gate into a vital link in the supply chain.
(March 31, 2017)