Omnichannel navigator: interview with Kerry W. Coin
For many retailers, omnichannel commerce is new and uncharted territory. But consultant Kerry W. Coin has been there and now offers some guidance on how retailers can master a strategy that's fraught with supply chain challenges.

Coming soon to a Wal-Mart near you: More "Made in the USA" labels
Megaretailer now working with suppliers to bring some production back to the U.S.

With its "free shipping" guarantee, Target sets its sights on Amazon
Retailer must also contend with increasingly e-tooled Wal-Mart.

Ohio State professors to take the helm of the Journal of Business Logistics
Zinn, Goldsby are first from OSU to edit journal since its founding at the university in 1978.



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How CSCMP connects you and the markets
How CSCMP connects you and the markets
Members of the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals discuss the enormous benefits they gain from connecting with other executives and advancing their careers through the group's conference and other programs.
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Crown SP Series Provides Lifetime of Performance at Ridge Tool
Crown SP Series Provides Lifetime of Performance at Ridge Tool
Servicing 5,280 customers three shifts a day, Crown stockpickers are the lifeblood of Ridge Tool's North American Distribution Center.
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5 ways to cut warehouse costs
5 ways to cut warehouse costs
Editor at Large James Cooke explains how warehouse and DC managers can reduce costs by applying some often overlooked techniques, including building modeling, shuttle technology, and do-it-yourself motion studies.

How goods-to-person fulfillment is changing the face of distribution How goods-to-person fulfillment is changing the face of distribution
Goods-to-person order fulfillment is one of the hottest trends in distribution. In a goods-to-person picking operation, products are brought to the order picker rather than the person traveling into the aisles to gather the required items. A goods-to-person system can help companies make great leaps in productivity, order accuracy, and inventory tracking while reducing labor costs. Ed Romaine, representing MHI's Automated Storage/Retrieval industry group, will explain how this storage and picking strategy works and why it might be right for you.
Sponsored by Kardex Remstar


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Zoned in
Looking to stay on top of your order fulfillment game? Zone routing offers the benefits of goods-to-person picking at a fraction of the cost.

Forget leaning in, try looking up
Worried about missing something really important? Then you'll need to glance up from that phone or tablet once in a while.


Some gasoline, diesel transporters step on the (natural) gas
In an ironic twist, a new company will provide natural gas fueling services to bulk haulers of gasoline and diesel fuel.
The biggest reverse logistics operation ever, in pictures
Online photo collection provides a look at the logistics of the U.S. military's withdrawal from Afghanistan.

Cloud-based WMS: how friendly?
Cloud-based WMS: how friendly?
Despite the hype about their user-friendliness, cloud-based warehouse management systems still may require systems integration work.

Lenze Energy Efficient Solution Package for electric drives systems
Lenze Americas, a manufacturer of electrical and mechanical drives, has created a solution package that helps companies design electric drive systems for material handling equipment that consume less energy.

VisibilitySmart cargo alert system
Software-as-a-service provider CargoSmart Ltd. has created VisibilitySmart, a new visibility solution that alerts shippers and logistics service providers to cargo delays.

Powerhouse SD industrial, roll-up rubber door
Door manufacturer Rytec Corp. has introduced the Powerhouse SD industrial, roll-up rubber door for exterior doorways.

Introducing the Fulfillment Execution System Introducing the Fulfillment Execution System
Download this complimentary white paper to learn more about this real-time fulfillment execution software model and how it compares to conventional warehouse management systems.
Presented by: Intelligrated
Teachable Moments: A New Supply Chain for a Changing Industry Teachable Moments: A New Supply Chain for a Changing Industry
In this whitepaper, a top global publisher must change how they operate—and think about—their supply chain due to fluctuating and unpredictable inventory shifts.
Presented by: GENCO
Designing an Automated, Omni-Channel Fulfillment Center: Key Considerations for Multi-Channel Retailers Designing an Automated, Omni-Channel Fulfillment Center: Key Considerations for Multi-Channel Retailers
This white paper addresses some of the areas a retail corporation should consider when evaluating a project to consolidate two or more facilities into a single omni-channel distribution center.
Presented by: Vanderlande