Wednesday, March 30, 2011
In Canada, sports retailer The Forzani Group Ltd. implemented an automated order fulfillment system that tripled throughput without adding to headcount.
Posted on 03/30 at 12:55 PM
To accelerate its distribution processes, Urban Outfitters brought outsourced logistics back inhouse in a new distribution center in Reno. The result: Faster turnaround times and lower operating costs.
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
Leveraging the data in vehicle management systems can lead to big savings
Posted on 03/29 at 11:00 PM
Lift Trucks •
Rack repair and safety solutions provider celebrated its 10-year anniversary and launched Damo Super Guard at ProMat 2011 in Chicago
Posted on 03/29 at 07:34 AM
ProMat 2011 •
Monday, March 28, 2011
Zebra Technologies International (Booth 4561) has expanded beyond the bar code sector and into the territory of material flow replenishment.
The high volume and frequency of orders placed over the Internet combined with a multitude of available products from retailers make automated scanning at logistics centers more important than ever. This paper will analyze the current state of barcode scanning applications and investigate potential for improvement, focusing on the most common applications performed by distribution centers today.
Saturday, March 26, 2011
Pallets make front page news
Thursday, March 24, 2011
By all accounts, this was one of the most successful shows in recent years, especially when compared against 2009.
The new automated picking device features a 16-channel unit that can be rolled up to a conveyor, plugged into a 110-volt outlet without special cabling and dispense up to 2,000 pieces per hour.