Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 18, 2015 10:39 AM By MCM Staff
Home Depot has opened a 1.6 million square foot fulfillment center in Ohio to support its growing ecommerce business, which represents about 5% of sales.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 17, 2015 10:40 AM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced openings, expansions, closures and layoffs at retail distribution centers and fulfillment centers.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterSep 15, 2015 12:14 PM By Mike O'Brien
UPS said it expects to hire 90,000-95,000 seasonal employees this year to support the anticipated increase in package volume, the same as in 2014.
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.