Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Leading U.S. industrial storage and material handling equipment provider expands with new warehouse and office in California.
Commerce reported that June retail sales at $439.9 billion were up 0.2 percent over May and up 4.3 percent compared to June 2013, and total retail sales from April through June are up 4.5 percent annually.
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U.S.-bound waterborne shipments in June—at 1,195,872—were up 6 percent annually and were flat from May to June
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United States 2013 third-party logistics (3PL) gross revenue again saw annual gains, up 3.2% over 2012 at $146.4 billion, according to data released by supply chain consultancy Armstrong & Associates.
Manufacturers that address the fundamental requirements know that "Top-to-Shop" isn't an urban legend anymore.
Those that have eliminated the disconnect between the shop floor (the production line) and the top floor (senior management up to C-suite) have succeeded in enhancing the extended supply chain. More importantly, their executive leadership consistently achieves business goals-with the help of those on the line and in plant, operations, and management.
Monday, July 14, 2014
Partnership with university to create a common platform for supply chain industry leaders and academics to exchange ideas.
Ne VP of warehouse solutions and director of leasing have more than 40 years of combined industry experience.
Solution approaches one million users; three customers share their experience.
Friday, July 11, 2014
The latest enhancements to the Mercury API address the growing demand from end users who want to use consumer mobile devices--smartphones and tablets--as an alternative to handheld computers for RFID applications.
Toyota names new national field manager for parts and service, national sales manager for national accounts, and national marketing manager.