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| Terrance Pohlen

Activity-based costing is a potent tool to calculate your direct and indirect costs accurately. In the first of a two-part series, logistics expert Terrance

Whine On

| Liz Kislik

It’s good for the company when customers complain. All the customer service literature says so, and most managers say so too. When customers let you know

NUTS, BOLTS, AND BALANCE SHEETS

| MCM staff

Don’t let drawing up a business case become a wrenching matter. Nail down the details with this comprehensive guideWhen you think of starting a business,

Integrated Warehousing Solutions

| MCM staff

A division of UPP Business Systems, Inc. Find out how IRMS can increase the accuracy of your warehouse inventory control system to 90+%. IRMS, a product

HAPPY RETURNS

| Curt Barry

How to reduce customer returns – and their costs The rapid rise of e-commerce has led to an increase in the rate of returns, or so say some industry observers.

Allpets, all the time

| Paul Miller

Pet products marketer PetQuarters is betting the farm on its Allpets brand – which is significant once you consider that PetQuarters bought Allpets less

call center

| MCM staff

Vice President Profit and loss and strategic responsibility for the success of the telemarketing operation, including:- Profit and loss responsibility

fenvessy on personnel

| MCM staff

Writing the Job Description As in most enterprises, the success of a fulfillment operation depends, in large part, on the quality of its people at all

Outward Bound

| Rama Ramaswami

Every April, it’s travel time for the editors of Operations & Fulfillment. That’s when we scurry around the country visiting five trade shows in four