By George Kokoris · August 8, 2013
Businesses today have to get more out of their existing operation. Any changes made need to be right the first time and cost-effective. The pressures are greater still if extending the warehouse or building a new one.
By Josh Bond · April 9, 2013
IARW president and vice president of Global Cold Chain Alliance comments on the rankings.
By Josh Bond · December 14, 2012
To support the productive enterprise, supply chains must embrace resiliency and become “massively multidimensional.”
By Josh Bond · November 30, 2012
Despite clear inefficiencies, many are reluctant to make change until the damage is done.
By Jeff Berman · November 28, 2012
In a move focused on sustainability and increasing supply chain efficiencies, office products giant Staples announced this week it has rolled out new packaging technology, entitled “Smart-size” packaging, which was developed by Packsize International, a provider of lean packaging systems.
By Josh Bond · November 12, 2012
Leadership summit unites robotics leaders and newcomers in search of problems that need solving.
By Josh Bond · August 20, 2012
Software provider to embed mobility across its solution footprint.
By Bob Trebilcock · July 30, 2012
Distribution is a growing industry. The Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that total warehousing and storage jobs will by 2.35% a year from 2010 to 2020.
By Jeff Berman · July 26, 2012
Global real estate firm Jones Lang LaSalle is acting as a strategic advisor on a planned $1.5 billion investment into North American logistics and real estate development by Australia-based developer Goodman Group through an exclusive agreement with Irvine, Calif.-based Birtcher Development.
By Josh Bond · May 1, 2012
With a few simple prescriptions, lift truck fleet managers can plan for the unplanned, reduce costs, and ramp up productivity and safety measures.
By Bob Trebilcock · March 21, 2012
Amazon pays $775 million for Kiva. What else is there to say?
By LM Staff · March 20, 2012
Amazon.com Inc. has announced that it has reached an agreement to acquire Kiva Systems, a developer of mobile-robotic solutions that automate eCommerce order fulfillment and warehouse operations.
By Patrick Burnson · March 20, 2012
Shareholder pressure is forcing publicly-held manufacturers to adhere to the highest levels of sustainability, said industry analysts and experts speaking yesterday a the International Warehouse Logistics Association 2012 Convention & Expo in San Francisco.
By Patrick Burnson · March 14, 2012
Members of the North American warehouse-based third-party logistics industry will gather during the International Warehouse Logistics Association 2012 Convention & Expo, March 18-20, 2012, at the Fairmont San Francisco.
By Jeff Berman · January 5, 2012
While 2012 is expected to be a slow growth year overall for commercial real estate sector, a report from global commercial real estate company Grubb & Ellis Company cited how the logistics real estate market “has become the most resilient and dynamic segment of the overall U.S. industrial real estate market."

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