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By Sara Pearson Specter · November 3, 2017
To address the AIDC challenges of e-commerce and omni-channel, labeling and marking suppliers are ensuring the information contained within each printed bar code is read with 100% accuracy every time.
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By John D. Schulz · October 31, 2017
While the Trump administration works to water down some trucking regulations, states are more aggressive than ever in their pursuit of more revenue.
By Patrick Burnson · October 31, 2017
Today’s freight forwarders now need to ramp up their value-added visibility services in an effort to boost revenues and put shippers at ease.
By LM Staff · October 16, 2017
In an era where effective supply chain collaboration is both highly valued and elusive, Logistics Management and SMC³ shine the spotlight on some of the nation’s best examples in its annual awards ceremony.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 12, 2017
It’s still early stages, but Rochester Drug Cooperative is proving that mobile robotic piece picking can get the job done in the right application.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 11, 2017
An early adopter, Rochester Drug Cooperative is using robotic piece-picking technology to complement picking of slow-moving items. System report for Rochester Drug Cooperative, Robotic picking and inventory management, Innovative distribution center robotics solutions , IAM Robotics case study
By Roberto Michel · October 11, 2017
Some companies have trimmed WMS deployment from several months to a few with process models and templates, data validation tools, and other implementation accelerators.
By Josh Bond · October 11, 2017
A selection of innovative new business models illustrates how the warehousing, distribution and supply chain industries are finding creative ways to ensure success.
By MMH Staff · October 11, 2017
From vehicle restraints and levelers to safety systems, dock equipment is making strides to deliver even higher levels of productivity, safety and control.
By Admin · September 13, 2017
Our editorial staff will be in attendance to present the 2017 Quest for Quality Awards to the 127 winners.
By Bob Trebilcock · September 8, 2017
How a hometown department store chain transformed its e-fulfillment processes with pouch sortation technology.
By Bridget McCrea · September 5, 2017
Modern’s annual reader survey shows just how critical the pallet continues to be in the smooth running of warehouses and DCs nationwide.
By Sara Pearson Specter · September 4, 2017
The use of cubing and weighing equipment is growing beyond dimensional weight applications.
By Mary C. Holcomb, Ph.D. and Karl B. Manrodt, Ph.D. · September 1, 2017
While a majority of companies strongly agree that transportation is a strategically important function, a significant percentage of them have not organizationally aligned transportation in a manner that supports their goals.
By Patrick Burnson · August 31, 2017
While Amazon’s recent bid to purchase Whole Foods made mainstream headlines, the e-commerce giant will still need to adhere to time-tested realities. Any way you slice it, the integrated U.S. cold chain requires optimized service from existing ports, 3PLs, cold storage warehousing, transportation providers and high-value vendors.

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