Voice: a perfect fit for omnichannel distribution
Voice: a perfect fit for omnichannel distribution
We talked to the industry's top voice system providers to see how voice aligns with the new retail distribution realities.

FedEx criminal indictment: An ant on an elephant, or a gorilla in the room?
Long-running probe into dealings with online pharmacies yields 15-count felony charge; some dismiss it as one-off event or government grandstanding.

Want to avoid carrier hell? Don't make 'em dwell!
Transplace carrier study says quick freight turnarounds rank high among preferred shippers. Fast payment turnarounds are appealing, too.

Yusen introduces double-stacking of product in ocean containers
Specialized decking to divide box's interior into upper, lower sections.



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A Conversation with Lee Scott
A Conversation with Lee Scott
Lee Scott takes the stage at MODEX '14 to talk about his experiences in logistics at Wal-Mart, his rise to the role of CEO, and his stewardship of a logistics operation that cleared the path to the success Wal-Mart has enjoyed for the last 30 years.
Viewer Contributed »
Update on what’s happening with the West Coast Ports & the Highway Trust Fund
Update on what’s happening with the West Coast Ports & the Highway Trust Fund
Supply chain management could be impacted by the Highway Trust Fund and West Coast port activity. The Highway Trust Fund needs to be funded, but Congress has not determined how to do it—we encourage you to contact your representatives.
Webcasts »
How Seneca Medical Reduced Costs to Improve Profitability and Gain Competitive Advantage Using Vocollect Voice
How Seneca Medical Reduced Costs to Improve Profitability and Gain Competitive Advantage Using Vocollect Voice
Learn how Seneca Medical has achieved significant results in performance, cost savings and customer and worker satisfaction by using Vocollect by Honeywell voice-directed workflow solutions in its distribution centers.

5 ways to cut warehouse costs 5 ways to cut warehouse costs
In this LIVE event, Editor at Large James Cooke will explain how warehouse and DC managers can reduce costs by applying some often overlooked techniques. These include building modeling, shuttle technology, do-it-yourself motion studies, discrete bin locations, and hiring temporary labor on a per-unit basis.



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Battery bonanza!
These recently released products from makers of batteries, chargers, and battery maintenance equipment can help you get better performance from your electric lift trucks.

Five ways to cut DC costs
Five ways to cut DC costs
Under pressure to slash expenses? Consider these five recommendations from top consultants.


The big retrograde
The big retrograde
The Pentagon is in the midst of the largest reverse logistics operation in history—the return of enormous amounts of military equipment and goods from Afghanistan.

National Forklift Safety Day to be held in Washington June 10
National Forklift Safety Day to be held in Washington June 10
First-ever event brings lift truck manufacturers to the nation's capital to educate policymakers, government officials about safety and regulatory issues; customer events also on tap
How to avoid "automation overkill" in warehouses and DCs
Following a few simple guidelines can help warehouse operators be sure they're getting a solid return on their automation investment, says David Riffel of TAKE Solutions.

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.

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
The Future of Warehousing 2018 The Future of Warehousing 2018
Get insightful opinions on changes in the marketplace from this independent survey of warehouse personnel.
Presented by: Motorola
10 Best Practices for Running a Leaner, Greener Transportation Network 10 Best Practices for Running a Leaner, Greener Transportation Network
What is one of the best ways to achieve a more effective transportation network? Integrating lean practices into every aspect of transporting goods.
Presented by: Ryder