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Best Practices in Material Handling and Put-away  Apr 01, 2007 9:30 PM By Kate Vitasek

Most distribution professionals understand that it is not enough to know how their company performs year over year; they must also continue to improve

Lenox DC Start-up: a Survival Story  Apr 01, 2007 9:30 PM By MCM staff

Greg Petro, the vice president of distribution at Lenox, helped the manufacturer/marketer of tabletop items and collectibles move into its 500,000-sq.-ft.

The Case for Voice-Driven Tech in the DC  Mar 28, 2007 9:23 PM By Scott Yetter

Warehouses are experiencing remarkable increases in productivity by taking paper and RF scanners out the hands of their workers and giving them headsets with microphones instead. These distribution centers have learned that voice-driven logistics technology really works, even in the noisiest, harshest environments.

Survey: Peak Times Strain Labor Strategies  Mar 28, 2007 9:18 PM By MCM staff

A majority of executives feel that their temporary-labor strategies could improved, according to a recent Supply Chain Consortium survey of 100 top retail/wholesale and consumer goods companies.

Put-away Best Practices  Mar 28, 2007 9:12 PM By Kate Vitasek

Put-away is the process of moving material from the dock and transporting it to a storage, replenishment, or pick area. Best-practice companies manage the put-away area by calculating resource and space requirements based on expected receipts and current backlogs.

The Fulfillment Challenge: What Business Are You Really In?  Mar 21, 2007 7:49 PM By Tom Barone

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The Fulfillment Challenge: What Business Are You Really In?  Mar 21, 2007 7:46 PM By Tom Barone

Much more than just picking, packing, and shipping, fulfillment today includes a whole view of the supply chain: inbound logistics; presenting those products into retail distribution and direct-to-customer distribution operations

Five Ways to Improve Inventory Planning  Mar 21, 2007 7:34 PM By MCM staff

Looking for better ways to improve your inventory performance? Ray Goodman, senior vice president, retail and multichannel solutions for Omaha, NE-based software services provider Direct Tech, offers these suggestions

Five Ways to Improve Inventory Planning  Mar 21, 2007 7:27 PM By MCM staff

Looking for better ways to improve your inventory performance? Ray Goodman, senior vice president, retail and multichannel solutions for Omaha, NE-based software services provider Direct Tech, offers these suggestions:

Automation: Picking the Right Techniques and Technology  Mar 14, 2007 9:29 PM By MCM staff

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