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Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 09, 2015 4:43 PM By Mike O'Brien
Holiday peak season represents up to 40% of retail sales in 6 weeks. What’s learned in that crucible can become part of a continuous DC improvement process.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 08, 2015 10:38 AM By Curt Barry
A close working vendor-client relationship can help avoid unnecessary system modifications to ERP, WMS and OMS systems, saving money and avoiding headaches.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 04, 2015 1:11 PM By Mike O'Brien
Driven by the growth in ecommerce and same-day delivery, more distribution centers are being built on spec as demand causes available space to tighten up.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 01, 2015 9:52 AM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced expansions, additions and closures in retail distribution centers and fulfillment center.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 26, 2015 11:32 AM By MCM Staff
The fulfillment center, which began transitioning fulfillment operations in June, was designed with the customer in mind and supports The Bon-Ton Stores’ expanding ecommerce business and aggressive omnichannel growth.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 25, 2015 12:09 PM By Tim Parry
HSN’s plan to consolidate its Roanoke, VA distribution center with its DC in Piney Flats, TN, will lead to faster delivery times for its customers, CEO Mindy Grossman said during the company’s second-quarter earnings call earlier this month.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 25, 2015 10:26 AM By Curt Barry
Even though fall is just about upon us, there is still a window of opportunity to make sure you’re distribution center is ready for this year’s holiday peak season. If you’re starting from scratch, or learning from last year’s lessons, here are a couple quick assessments and fixes to help get your distribution center facility, staff and operations prepped and ready for this year’s peak season.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 20, 2015 3:43 PM By Curt Barry
Tribal knowledge within your DC operations can be a good thing – that is, until the walking repository isn’t around. Here are tips for avoiding the snares.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 18, 2015 10:37 AM By Mike O'Brien
Continuing a recent trend in logistics consolidation, France’s supply chain giant Geodis plans to acquire U.S.-based 3PL OHL for an estimated $800 million.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 17, 2015 4:29 PM By Mike O'Brien
Startup Wonolo, an app that matches workers with available temp positions, has based much of its growth on ecommerce firms needing fulfillment staff.
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