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Last Mile Deliveries Running Closer to 6-9 Miles

The proliferation of distribution fulfillment centers, large and small, in new locations will challenge logistics and transportation providers as e-commerce sets new standards for all business.

Distribution Center Posts

$340,000 in in-kind donations made to nonprofits ToolBank USA, Houston ToolBank and Trusted World. (September 20, 2017)

Supply chain organizations must make it a priority to build a resilient talent acquisition team that can weather turbulence and help sustain a positive bottom line. (September 05, 2017)

Mobile technologies are certainly changing how we track freight outside of the four walls, putting “real-time” logistics management within the grasp of many savvy shippers. However, our analysts content that we have more work to do in the areas of investment and integration into existing operations. (August 28, 2017)

A proactive approach to reverse logistics can prevent labor costs from skyrocketing, while also improving customer service. (August 25, 2017)

Even in a busy warehouse or distribution center, reinforcing safety measures should never take a back seat. (August 22, 2017)

Pool distribution, routing freight through pool points isn’t new, but it’s rarely cost effective. (August 22, 2017)

Walmart to expand use of hydrogen fuel cells in its distribution center material handling fleet by $80 million. (August 01, 2017)

New research report suggests that because Amazon "will never stop innovating or taking risks," retailers continue to struggle to compete. (July 26, 2017)

The proliferation of distribution fulfillment centers, large and small, in new locations will challenge logistics and transportation providers as e-commerce sets new standards for all business. (July 14, 2017)

With 200+ locations, this 105-year-old food retailer is leveraging a Cloud transportation management system (TMS) to streamline inbound and outbound freight activities at its 1.3-million-square-foot distribution center in Central Pennsylvania. (July 11, 2017)

New facility to reduce total cost of ownership for customers through shortened lead times, increased flexibility and agility. (June 30, 2017)

How to improve performance by identifying risk, planning accordingly, pursuing upgrades and fostering a culture of continuous improvement. (June 20, 2017)

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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)










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