Thursday, June 26, 2014
New solutions helps to automate packaging that was previously manual.
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
After a dip in confidence in fall 2013, optimism surges to highest level in the history of Grant Thornton's survey.
Posted on 06/25 at 08:54 AM
Grant Thornton •
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Survey indicates optimized supply chains have 15% lower costs, less than half the inventory and more than three times shorter cash-to-cash cycles.
Biennial event brings together more than 40 academics from leading universities around the world to exchange research and trends.
Monday, June 23, 2014
On-demand packaging system allows company to use 15% less corrugated used and 60% less void fill while improving less-than-full-case average cube utilization by 20%.
Name change follow's Yaskawa's acquisition in June 2013.
In today's demand driven, omni-channel world, you need to be at your peak to deal with peak demand. It's not just traditional seasonal peaks; you're also dealing with unconventional peaks like the start of NASCAR and Cinco de Mayo. Add in daily Internet promotions, customer service promises and surprise sales, and you're looking at peaks within an 8-hour shift to meet parcel shipping cut-off times. During this webcast you'll learn new strategies to meet the evolving world of peak demand.
Friday, June 20, 2014
Study uncovers facts supporting rule of thumb; it costs seven times more to land a customer than to retain one.
Thursday, June 19, 2014
Preventing downtime in the warehouse is a constant battle. Critical elements for warehouse processes are scanners and rugged mobile computers that capture data quickly and accurately for order picking, put-away, replenishment, shipping, receiving, and other processes.
When data capture devices are not running at optimal performance Managed Mobile Services provides automation and outsourcing of the management responsibilities of mobility and makes support available to minimize downtime.