Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Pick or sort?
It may seem like a simple decision, but in reality, you need to take multiple factors into consideration when choosing a strategy to meet rapidly expanding retail fulfillment needs.
R. Keith Harrison, former global supply chain executive, to provide CPG expertise.
Company's total managed square footage to increase 10% to 7.5 million square feet.
The relationships between third-party logistics (3PL) service providers and shippers are seeing ongoing developments due in large part to the continuing emergence and sophistication of omni-channel retailing. That was one of the key findings of The 19th Annual Third-Party Logistics Study, which was released by consultancy Capgemini Group, Penn State University, and Korn/Ferry International, a global talent advisory firm.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Annual survey illustrates optimism resulting from increasing profits.
Serving primarily China and Taiwan, Tailift produces 28,000 forklifts annually.
Industrial barcode label printers are the gold standard for effective use of barcode technology to improve accuracy, reduce costs, and increase productivity in warehousing operations.
Accuracy, costs, and productivity are the top concerns of companies with warehouses. As customer demands for perfect orders increases industrial barcode printers can produce the right barcode for the right products. As material costs increase these printers ensure minimal labor and physical space are required. And to improve labor productivity industrial barcode printers use good data to produce the right labels at the right time and place to keep product moving.
PECO Pallet is investing in technology and aiming at customers further up the supply chain to extend its reach.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Transaction valued at more than $350 million expected to close by end of 2014.
The 'Internet of Things' or IoT is a term that has rapidly taken center stage in business and consumer technology circles, with tremendous amounts of hype in both.
Don't be distracted if some of the hypothetical consumer examples of the IoT seem far-fetched; the trend has serious implications for businesses.