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Paper Update: Prices Hikes Likely as Demand Rebounds  Jan 01, 2003 10:30 PM By Shayn Ferriolo

The increasing demand for paper is certainly an encouraging economic sign. But for catalogers the good news has a downside: Increased paper demand generally

Sign Language: 6 ways to create effective signage  Jan 01, 2003 10:30 PM By Frank W. Renshaw, P.E.

When was the last time you were in a distribution facility that posted attractive and effective signs? Like most of us, you probably couldn’t think of

Whole Nine Yards  Jan 01, 2003 10:30 PM By D. Douglas Graham

FANBUZZ INC. WORKS HARD for its money. No mere fulfillment house, the company provides a range of turnkey solutions that cover everything from scoop to

Alloy buys Old Glory  Dec 17, 2002 10:30 PM By Mark Del Franco

Teen apparel cataloger and marketing services provider Alloy has acquired Westbrook, CT-based Old Glory Boutique Distributing, a cataloger of rock music-related

Stately Pleasure Domes  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By Rama Ramaswami

Not too long ago, if you had a kiosk, it was probably a dusty old cardboard box lurking in a dark corner of your store (a far cry from what the word signified

Lipstick on a Pig  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By Bill Kuipers

Although the costs of an inaccurate inventory can be immense, they are also difficult to quantify. And in all too many cases, making the effort of cycle

Pay as You Go  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By Ernie Schell

OrderMotion from Transaction Smartware Inc. is a fully functional order management system with essential inventory management and fulfillment capabilities.

Opinion & Response  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By MCM staff

From Dictation to Dick Tracy Layoffs are no laughing matter, but for some they bring about change for the better. Just ask Margaret Thompson, a former

PRIMAL FEAR  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By Bennett Voyles

When the buzz about collaborative commerce began a few years back, it sounded like a winner: Retailers and vendors would use the Web to forecast better

Pick One  Dec 01, 2002 10:30 PM By Ron Hounsell

Once you have developed RFPs for a software solution, sent them to the leading candidates, and gotten them back, the hardest work, making a choice, begins.

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