Take this ELD and love it!: interview with John Seidl
Take this ELD and love it!: interview with John Seidl
John Seidl is preaching electronic logging device (ELD) compliance, and he's telling his flock that ELDs can do great things for them once they climb the learning curve.

Monthly index of truckload line-haul prices hit all-time record last month
Cass, Broughton index on multi-month tear.

OOIDA seeks five-year exemption from ELD compliance for class of drivers
Proposal would delay compliance for drivers meeting "small-business" criterion and having clean safety records; FMCSA temporarily waives non-compliance hit on driver CSA scores.

Banyan Technology building nationwide truck platform supporting heavy-goods e-commerce
Platform to link retailers, 3PLs with up to 2,000 local truckers for last-mile service.



News & Exclusives »
MHI's focus on fostering deeper engagement between suppliers and buyers
MHI's focus on fostering deeper engagement between suppliers and buyers
We are joined by Brian Reaves, executive vice president at MHI, to discuss what the new Solutions community means to MHI as well as the group goals, mission, and accomplishments to date.
Viewer Contributed »
Come fly with us! See this 200,000 distribution center from a drone's eye view
Come fly with us! See this 200,000 distribution center from a drone's eye view
When Werner Electric expanded their distribution center, they chose a custom Steel King rack-supported pick module for strength, flexibility and cost effectiveness. Steel King's durability provides a competitive advantage and low maintenance cost.
Webcasts »
Transportation Management: Strategies and Tactics of Top Performers
Transportation Management: Strategies and Tactics of Top Performers
Watch this webinar to learn what shapes the thinking, strategies and tactics of the top transportation management performers.




dcv_blog_img.sm.jpg Dispatches
MIT prez issues “call to action” on balancing robotic automation with human work skills
shannon_vaillancourt.sm.jpg Shannon Vaillancourt on Logistics Problem Solving
Reevaluating the Role of the 3PL
chris_jones.sm.jpg Chris Jones on Best Practices
Still Don’t Believe in Premium Pricing? Go Pound Sand
steve_geary.sm.jpg Steve Geary on Public Sector Logistics
Blockchains for Blockheads.  I think I finally get it.
One-Off Sound Off
4 Options to Consider When Relabeling Warehouse Racks
jeff_schmitz.sm.jpg Jeff Schmitz on Visibility that is Visionary
How IoT Gives Supply Chains an Intelligent Edge
roxana_osuna.sm.jpg Roxana Osuna on Making you a part of US/Mexico Supply Chain
What you need to know about needs
brett_schurman.sm.jpg Brett Schurman on Distribution Recruiting and Retention
Hardest time to Hire since 2000!
mike_rudolph.sm.jpg Mike Rudolph on the Logistics of Defense
Logistics is invisible, until it isn't . . .
ian_hobkirk.sm.jpg Ian Hobkirk on Getting it Right in the Distribution Center
Define the Future State – The Third Step in Selecting the RIGHT WMS
elmore_alexander.sm.jpg Elmore Alexander on Management
Hiccup Leads to “Uneventful Event” – Without Planning and Effective Management, the Result Could Have Been a Catastrophe
kate_lee.sm.jpg Kate Lee on Productivity
Want More Leads? Focus on Brand Awareness.
robert_gordon.sm.jpg Two Sides of the Logistics Coin
APICS Conference 2017
richard_sharpe.sm.jpg Richard Sharpe on Analytics and Big Data
The First Annual Supply Chain Data and Analytics Survey Results Are In – Where Do You Stand?
art_vanbodegraven.sm.jpg Art van Bodegraven: The Art of Art
Giving Thanks, Again . . .
steve_simmerman.sm.jpg Steve Simmerman on Technology
Shopping Malls and e-commerce - the more things change...


Thinking <em>inside</em> the box
Thinking inside the box
Converting part of its DC to a very-narrow-aisle (VNA) configuration let the Nova Scotia Liquor Corp. handle more products within the facility's existing footprint.

Bentonite Market will reach at a CAGR of 5.8% from 2015 - 2025
Future Market Insights (FMI), delivers key insights on the bentonite market in its latest report titled, "Bentonite Market: Global Industry Analysis and Opportunity Assessment 2015-2025"...

SP Adds Distance Measurement Tool to Product Range
Construction and other professionals can now measure force, load and distance with Straightpoint (SP) products, as the Hampshire, UK-based manufacturer launches the Wireless Linear Displacement Transducer (WLDT)...

Spark EV launches to increase productivity and remove range anxiety for electric vehicle fleet...
Spark EV launches to increase productivity and remove range anxiety for electric vehicle fleet operators Artificial intelligence-based telematics planning solution increases journeys per day by 20% and supports growing adoption of electric fleets Cambridge, UK, 21 November 2017...

DCs Work Smarter to Address Labor Challenges DCs Work Smarter to Address Labor Challenges
Get an in-depth look at the results of the 2017 Warehouse and Distribution Center Employment Outlook Survey.
Presented by: Lucas Systems
Calculating the True Cost of Productivity Calculating the True Cost of Productivity
This white paper demonstrates two calculations that contribute to calculating the true cost of productivity—labor costs and throughput.
Presented by: Kardex Remstar
Overcoming the Order Fulfillment Burden with Warehouse Execution Systems Overcoming the Order Fulfillment Burden with Warehouse Execution Systems
Discover why a warehouse execution system may be the best choice for you to improve warehouse processes.
Presented by: Westfalia









Auto-mation
Auto-mation
Installing an automated storage and retrieval system along with Sorting Transfer Vehicles and specialized pick stations has improved handling and productivity at Piolax, a supplier to U.S. automotive plants.
Sponsored by Daifuku Wynright