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By Bob Trebilcock · February 1, 2012
Preferred Freezer Services’s new facility maximizes throughput while minimizing labor and energy consumption.
By Bob Trebilcock · October 1, 2011
After a challenging 2009, the ADC market bounced back in 2010 and looks strong moving forward.
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By LXE · May 9, 2011
We all understand the impact that even a small productivity gain within an enterprise’s warehouse operations can have on the entire organization. What is less clear is the inverse – how improvements in other facets of the organization can benefit supply chain productivity. In this white paper, we’ll examine three “indirect influencers” and discuss how new technologies and market trends can improve those groups in ways you can see in the bottom line.
By MMH Staff · October 4, 2010
The marathon field computer for mobile workers offers a larger screen size and more computing power than a PDA, smaller size than a laptop, and multiple data-capture and connectivity options.
<p>Zondervan’s $240,000 voice investment is clearly paying off. In the first 13 days that the system was up and running, accuracy improved by 56.7 percent.</p> By Maida Napolitano · July 12, 2010
Order picking with voice is undergoing yet another transformation. Since its pioneering days in the 1990s, voice picking consisted of predominantly proprietary hardware and software solutions, then to open hardware and to today's thin clients.
By Bob Trebilcock · June 11, 2010
What's selling and what's not? The market for supply chain technologies like RFID, voice, TMS and WMS is a window into what's happening in the broader market for materials handling systems.
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Is Your DC Ready for E-commerce Growth? Here’s How to Handle More SKUs and Inventory Turns
The rise of e-commerce and multi-channel fulfillment has caused distribution centers (DCs) to experience ever-growing numbers of stock-keeping units (SKUs) and more inventory turns, up to an average of nine in 2015.
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