Posted 07/20 · 08:14 AM · SCMR EditorialThe prime objective for all supply chains is to provide clients with what they want, when they want it. Inventory management plays a central role in every supply chain’s need to satisfy its clients.
Posted 07/19 · 04:52 PM · SCMR EditorialMinimizing inventory investment and carrying costs while maintaining high service levels can be a tough balancing act. But best-practice companies have shown that it can be done - profitably.
Posted 07/19 · 07:48 AM · SCMR EditorialInventory optimization—the process of scientifically determining the right inventory levels across the supply chain—has never been easy. But advanced tools now available are enabling companies to do the job faster, more accurately, and with greater business impact. In fact, industry leaders are finding that IO can drive greater profitability through lower inventories, better fill rates, and ultimately a more satisfied customer.
Posted 07/18 · 09:24 AM · LM EditorialFreight transportation and logistics services provider Pacer International Inc. recently announced that its Pacer Distribution Services (PDS) subsidiary has expanded into the Seattle region by leasing space in Sumner, Washington.
Posted 06/07 · 09:05 AM · LM EditorialFreight transportation and logistics services provider Averitt Express said this week it is expanding its Lexington, Ky.- and Cincinnati, Ohio-based warehouse operations in an effort to meet shipper needs for flexible shared warehouse space.
Posted 05/27 · 10:27 AM · MMH EditorialRepresentatives from all aspects of materials handling and logistics industries help guide the organization
Posted 05/17 · 06:02 AM · MMH EditorialDematic announced that Dan Patrick and Marcus Luttrell will serve as keynote speakers for its 26th annual Material Handling and Logistics Conference.
Posted 03/24 · 06:04 AM · MMH EditorialBy all accounts, this was one of the most successful shows in recent years, especially when compared against 2009.
Posted 03/23 · 11:23 AM · MMH EditorialKurt Fichtman, director of sales for Technology Transfer Services (Booth 4180), showcased his company’s internet-based Odesie training software for maintenance personnel.
Posted 03/23 · 08:15 AM · MMH EditorialSupply chain consulting and integration firm TranSystems (Booth 4279) and a driver for an Indy Racing League (IRL) team it sponsors see similarities between lean supply chains and successful IRL teams.