A comprehensive source of news and trends in Warehouse and Distribution Center Management covering operations, strategies, sustainability and metrics.
Posted 10/08 · 10:27 AM · SCMR Editorial
Part 2 in our series on "Back to Basics - Managing The Basic Supply Chain Functions." This article addresses the key decision levels that need to be addressed for transportation to make its greatest impact in the integrated supply chain. These levels address long-term decisions, lane operations, choice of mode or carrier, and dock level operations.
Posted 10/07 · 03:59 AM · MMH Editorial
A line of bulk bag fillers increases the number of bags that can be filled per hour while reducing operator fatigue and maintaining filling accuracy
Posted 10/05 · 02:57 PM · MMH Editorial
University of Arkansas logistics professor wins prestigious award
Posted 10/05 · 04:14 AM · MMH Editorial
To minimize back injuries from jolts that lift truck drivers experience when crossing the leveler platform and warehouse floor as semi-trailer trucks are serviced, smooth-transition technology has been added to a line of high-capacity loading dock levelers
Posted 10/04 · 11:38 AM · MMH Editorial
MHIA forecasts 12% to 14% growth in new equipment orders in 2010.
Posted 10/01 · 09:47 AM · SCMR Editorial
Supply Chain Management Review
introduces a new series called “Back to Basics.” It’s a look into how excellence in the core logistics and supply chain activities leads to overall business success. The articles in this six-part series are written by educators from the University of Tennessee, one of the foremost schools in supply chain education. Each week the series focuses on a different supply chain competency; transportation, warehousing, sourcing and procurement, returns management, post-sales service, and partnership and collaboration.
Posted 09/23 · 07:00 AM · MMH Editorial
This year’s International Manufacturing Technology Show results exceed show management and exhibitor expectations.
Posted 09/20 · 07:54 AM · MMH Editorial
Voyager solutions V8 supply chain management suite integrates functions including sales and operations planning, demand planning, manufacturing planning and scheduling, supply and inventory optimization, transportation planning and management, and warehouse management.
Posted 09/17 · 10:49 AM · MMH Editorial
Advancements in pick-to-light technology and a variety of new applications have prompted a growth in use and productivity.
Posted 09/17 · 10:41 AM · MMH Editorial
3PL leader DSC Logistics revved up productivity with conventional processes driven by a labor management system.