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Amazon is turning to merchants who sell on its marketplace for extra warehouse space, a less-costly way to expand inventory available for quick delivery; independent vendors provide half of all goods sold on site, online retailer can’t build its own facilities quickly enough.
Warehouse Management Posts
With labor costs and complexities rising in the face of omni-channel fulfillment, the combination of slotting and labor management system functions are helping drive better efficiencies.
(January 16, 2017)
Hardware distributor accommodates growth and more flexible ordering and shipping options for customers while cutting costs. (December 14, 2016)
The Transportation World has Changed Dramatically, are you changing with it? (December 13, 2016)
Third-party logistics (3PL) providers specialize in maximizing their customers’ supply chain processes. In recent years, 3PLs have innovated their practices to extend the pharmaceutical supply chain for special projects, such as packaging and kitting. Vendor-managed inventory (VMI) is a natural evolution of these extended services. (December 12, 2016)
The Cost of Unproductive Time in Distribution and Fulfillment (November 29, 2016)
Zebra Technologies, has announced the results of its latest Warehouse Vision Study, which compares input from 1,378 IT and operations warehouse professionals on expectations in 2015 versus 2020. (November 14, 2016)
Retailers are working hard to prepare for the crowds of consumers who are excited to jumpstart their holiday shopping on Black Friday. Transportation and logistics professionals are in the thick of it, too. (November 09, 2016)
CEO of Paladin Supply Chain Solutions, Jerry has more than 39 years of experience in distribution, logistics and supply chain management. His duties include Consulting in DC optimization, automation and technology and supply chain strategy, development and implementation. (November 08, 2016)
Hudson’s Bay Company unveiled a new state-of-the-art robotic fulfillment system, which propels HBC’s Scarborough Distribution Center to the forefront of e-commerce distribution technology. (November 08, 2016)
As cloud software implementations overtake on-premise installations, it is necessary to revisit the traditional method of calculating ROI. (October 20, 2016)
Consumer satisfaction with the quality of your products is clearly important, but the service you provide before and after the sale is equally important to any business, but often overlooked as benefiting the bottom line. (October 19, 2016)
By integrating WMS and WCS into one comprehensive system, Destination Maternity has substantially improved its e-commerce fulfillment processes.
(October 14, 2016)
Brownells’ new Iowa distribution center has taken touches—and miles—out of the order fulfillment process and increased throughput with near 100% accuracy. (October 10, 2016)
With conveyor, a WMS and put-to-light technology, Brownells has improved productivity and efficiency while being more responsive to its customers. Materials Handling systems report, Description of Brownell Ammunition warehouse technologies, (October 10, 2016)
The company expands the breadth and functionality of its top tier Real-time Distribution Software, RDS™ WES-WCS order fulfillment automation software suite by integrating the advanced Ehrhardt + Partner, E+P LFS.wms. (October 05, 2016)