Thursday, July 14, 2011
A cloud pioneer sees more manufacturers and distributors taking to the cloud
Great benefit occurs by focusing on the fastest moving items in the pick line. As a next step, gain from evaluating slower moving items should not be overlooked as these items typically constitute 70-80% of the total warehoused products. The whitepaper, "Slotting Your Next Move: Improving Warehouse Picking Efficiency through Slow Mover Positioning and Selector Strategies," points out the potential for increasing selector productivity, further reducing warehousing costs, and achieving enhanced benefit by also evaluating the slower moving items in the pick line.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
The International Warehouse Logistics Association announces the first metric-driven, facility-output-based sustainable logistics program for warehouse operations in North America
Caines will have full operating responsibility for Kenco Logistic Services, LLC (KLS) and Kenco Transportation Services, LLC (KTS).
The May 2011 Index represents an increase of 32% from the May 2010 Index of 131.
Crown Equipment announced that a fleet of 35 Crown FC 4500 Series counterbalanced, fuel cell-powered forklifts were delivered to Coca-Cola Bottling Co.
Monday, July 11, 2011
Looking for money to fund a new warehouse management system (WMS)? Try looking for savings outside the DC.
Friday, July 08, 2011
Crisplant brand loop sortation technologies, systems, and life-cycle support services are back in North America under the BEUMER Group
Posted on 07/08 at 06:11 AM
Thursday, July 07, 2011
The rebound in supply chain management software is being driven by several important trends