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Got that sinking feeling? Jeff Siegel explains how to contain international shipping costs  Feb 01, 2004 10:30 PM By Jeff Siegel

Roberto Milk knows first-hand the trials and tribulations of trying to keep high shipping charges at bay. He is the CEO of, which ships arts,

CUTTING EDGE TO LEADING EDGE: Voice Technology Emerges  Feb 01, 2004 10:30 PM By Ron Hounsell

Yes, it has emerged, and I’d like to take credit for the title, but that honor goes to Gerry Greenleaf, vice president of distribution for Hannaford Bros.

Using Warehouse Space  Feb 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

TOM GUSCHKEPrincipal, Keogh Consulting There are three key steps to getting the best use of the available space in your new facility. First, you should

Opinion and Response  Feb 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

Another Reality Check What is it about catalog models and reality TV? Last spring we reported that a star of the first Joe Millionaire dating show, Evan

Fresh Roast  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

MEET PAUL RALSTON, president and roastmaster of Vermont Coffee Company, an artisan coffee business operating out of a small industrial building down by

Advances in Bar Coding  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

All the talk about radio frequency identification technology makes it easy to believe that traditional bar codes are on their last legs. Not so, according

Chain Reaction  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By Rama Ramaswami

STRETCH YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN MUSCLES! U.S. Manufacturers’ 2004 Supply Chain Mandate, a report from Forrester Research Inc., advises companies looking to

Big-Picture Benchmarks  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By Sabrina Horne DelFranco

WHEN IT COMES TO BENCHMARKING, successful companies don’t let the numbers speak for themselves. These organizations look at the larger picture, comparing

Review The Shipping News  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

I rented this movie expecting it to actually be about shipping. Boy, was I ever wrong! This was a real disappointment, and I can’t understand why they

3PLs Upgrade, Become 4PLs  Jan 01, 2004 10:30 PM By MCM staff

In a move certain to raise the stakes in the world of logistics outsourcing, 3PLs have announced their intention to become 4PLs in the near future. Outsourcing

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