Tuesday, July 19, 2011
Rush Tracking Systems, a provider of advanced tracking solutions, software and services for manufacturing and warehouse operations, and Sky-Trax Inc., a provider of patented real-time location systems for tracking goods, vehicles and guiding autonomous vehicles in any size facility, announced that they have merged to form a single company.
The US-based engineered solutions provider, manufacturer, and system integrator for the materials handling industry expands to better serve clients.
Posted on 07/19 at 06:51 AM
If your workers are carrying around more than one communications device, Twisted Pair believes it has a solution
Posted on 07/19 at 12:00 AM
Twisted Pair •
Monday, July 18, 2011
Seasonal economic trade patterns appear to be intact based on the most recent batch of monthly data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers.
Posted on 07/18 at 10:00 AM
Supply Chain •
The supplier of logistics systems for the factory, warehouse, and distribution center has expanded the company’s customer service infrastructure to increase lifecycle support offerings.
Posted on 07/18 at 06:54 AM
Thursday, July 14, 2011
A cloud pioneer sees more manufacturers and distributors taking to the cloud
Great benefit occurs by focusing on the fastest moving items in the pick line. As a next step, gain from evaluating slower moving items should not be overlooked as these items typically constitute 70-80% of the total warehoused products. The whitepaper, "Slotting Your Next Move: Improving Warehouse Picking Efficiency through Slow Mover Positioning and Selector Strategies," points out the potential for increasing selector productivity, further reducing warehousing costs, and achieving enhanced benefit by also evaluating the slower moving items in the pick line.
Wednesday, July 13, 2011
The International Warehouse Logistics Association announces the first metric-driven, facility-output-based sustainable logistics program for warehouse operations in North America
Caines will have full operating responsibility for Kenco Logistic Services, LLC (KLS) and Kenco Transportation Services, LLC (KTS).