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FulfillmentJul 02, 2015 1:12 PM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced expansions, additions and closures in retail distribution and fulfillment centers.
FulfillmentJul 01, 2015 10:25 AM By Curt Barry
Distribution center safety, a No. 1 concern, requires a focused effort. Here are 7 steps you can take to reduce the incidence of accidents and injuries.
FulfillmentJun 26, 2015 10:49 AM By Mike O'Brien
Crowdsourced same-day delivery provider Deliv has acquired Chicago-based WeDeliver, allowing it to expand into the local merchant category nationwide.
FulfillmentJun 25, 2015 3:28 PM By Mike O'Brien
Walmart is asking most U.S. suppliers for fees to cover store and warehouse use, in an effort to wring costs out of the supply chain and boost earnings.
FulfillmentJun 23, 2015 11:51 AM By Mike O'Brien
To save costs, UPS has begun negotiating with major retail shippers about eliminating discounts for large parcels during this year’s peak holiday season.
FulfillmentJun 17, 2015 3:33 PM By John Haber
Players from Amazon to Postmates, Instacart and Uber, even the USPS are chasing a piece of the same-day delivery action. For retailers thinking about it, here are a few questions to consider.
FulfillmentJun 17, 2015 12:08 PM By Mike O'Brien
While the extent of consumer demand for same-day delivery remains an open question, activity and investment around it remains red hot.
FulfillmentJun 16, 2015 12:26 PM By Mike O'Brien
Data-driven, real-time marketing is a thing of beauty for retailers – but sometimes the technology can be too smart for its own good, as happened to Sears.
FulfillmentJun 15, 2015 5:04 PM By Mike O'Brien
Amazon has quietly begun expanding its estimated 20 million Prime eligible listings by adding items that ship directly from merchants.
FulfillmentJun 11, 2015 10:58 AM By Maria Haggerty
Instead of panicking, retailers can embrace dimensional weight pricing as motivation to upgrade operations, making them more efficient and eco-friendly.