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.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 17, 2015 9:43 AM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced B2B and B2C distribution center and fulfillment center expansions, additions and closures.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 11, 2015 3:40 PM By MCM Staff
Amazon has announced plans to open a nearly 500,000-square-foot fulfillment center in Joliet, Ill. The site, which will create 1,000 full-time jobs when it opens, is the company’s first in the state.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 11, 2015 9:49 AM By Curt Barry
In order to soften the blow from any upcoming federal minimum wage increase, here are 5 ways to increase productivity in your retail distribution center.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 05, 2015 9:50 AM By Mike O'Brien
A listing of recently announced expansions, additions and closures in retail distribution and fulfillment centers.
Warehouse/Distribution CenterAug 03, 2015 3:58 PM By Curt Barry
Your OMS or ERP system may be right for your call center, merchandisers and web integration. But are the requirements the same as they were 10-15 years ago?
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