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<p>Craig Hayes, vice president of fulfillment for eBay Enterprise, says the Kentucky distribution campus features very little storage because the facilities are focused on fast and flexible order fulfillment, not warehousing.</p> By Bob Trebilcock · July 1, 2015
eBay Enterprise’s Kentucky distribution campus puts a premium on flexible processes and absolute speed to the customer for e-commerce fulfillment.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 1, 2015
Tilt tray sortation, RF picking and a light-directed put wall are the tools that speed orders out the door at eBay Enterprise’s Kentucky fulfillment centers.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
Following heavy investment in 2014, many users of supply chain software have backed off from spending as they settle into their new systems. Nonetheless, the software market continues to steadily grow as concerns fall away.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
The market for conventional solutions continues to rise, even as innovative variations help the industry chart a new course.
By Sara Pearson Specter · July 1, 2015
With operational flexibility and safety best practices guiding automotive manufacturing facilities, automatic guided vehicles and carts are now doing more than just bring components and kitted parts to lineside workers.
By Bridget McCrea · July 1, 2015
A look at what’s new in voice, mobile and pick-to-light technology for today’s warehouses and distribution centers.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
Popular online grocer cuts scrap rate, reduces IT burden with cloud-based warehouse management system.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
Production uptime saves $1.5 million with browser-based enterprise labeling solution.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
The system quickly configures requirements and blends orders for multiple clients in each building.
By Michael Levans · July 1, 2015
Working smarter through the appropriate application of technology has been a running theme in Modern over the last few years—so much in fact that we’ve dedicated one issue a year since 2012 to a deeper understanding of technology adoption levels as well as the role providers are playing in pushing the trends.
By Josh Bond · July 1, 2015
Per-unit and per-operator fleet management practices continue to improve fleet efficiency, but many overlook opportunities to manage costs on a per-battery basis.
By Sara Pearson Specter · July 1, 2015
Today’s sensors can capture information that not only can be used to realize cost savings from streamlining operations and minimizing waste, but also improve customer satisfaction.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 1, 2015
Modern spends 60 seconds talking to 60-year industry veteran about the future of the industry.
By MMH Staff · June 30, 2015
Mike Rowe of Dirty Jobs and speakers from Coca-Cola, MIT and Caterpillar to headline conference on innovations that are transforming global supply chains.
By MMH Staff · June 30, 2015
Executives plan for increased revenue and profits, but worry about risks and brand reputation.

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