Warehouse upgrade has beautiful results for cosmetics company
A warehouse addition outfitted with new racks and swing reach trucks makes product storage and retrieval easy for a beauty products supplier.

Old Dominion posts first drop in quarterly year-over-year revenue since late '09
Top line hit by sluggish industrial demand, lower fuel surcharge revenue.

DHL launches $137 million expansion of U.S. e-commerce fulfillment centers
Additional facilities to accommodate boom in international e-commerce.

Agency proposes changes in language used to justify need for rails' reciprocal switching
STB changes criteria to make it easier for shippers to prove practice is necessary.



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Vets to WERC brings war fighters to logistics
Vets to WERC brings war fighters to logistics
An innovative new approach to bringing veterans to the logistics workforce was launched at the 2016 Annual Conference of the Warehousing Education and Research Council. The program’s founding sponsors describe its goals, mission, and plans.
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Transportation Savings for Dummies
Transportation Savings for Dummies
A friend of mine who has his time stretched thin, like most of us, recently gave me a challenge: why don't you create some practical tips to get the best rates from carriers, like a transportation savings for dummies. Here are four quick tips.
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13th Annual DC Metrics Study: How do you measure up?
13th Annual DC Metrics Study: How do you measure up?
Learn how firms are utilizing metrics to align with their corporate strategy.

Data Security: Keeping It Safe Across the Supply Chain Data Security: Keeping It Safe Across the Supply Chain
If you think your data security program should be better aligned with the new realities of supply chain management, then you owe it to your business to attend the free webinar "Data Security: Keeping It Safe Across the Supply Chain."
Sponsored by U.S. Bank




"Lower for longer" diesel prices not seen curbing enthusiasm for rail
"Lower for longer" diesel prices not seen curbing enthusiasm for rail
Avondale analyst says lower diesel prices have led rail users to shift short-haul loads to trucks. Yet others say that's just one factor, if it's a factor at all.
Batteries and chargers: something new under the sun
Batteries and chargers: something new under the sun
Two product categories that haven't changed much in the last 10 years—batteries and chargers for lift trucks and mobile devices—are undergoing a transformation.

A remix for voice?
A remix for voice?
It used to be that voice technology was used mainly for order picking and ran strictly on industrial-grade proprietary devices. Those days are fast disappearing.
Better safe than sorry
It's said technology breeds crime. So in an industry like ours that's based on advanced technology, it pays to take extra security precautions.



National Forklift Safety Day 2016 fulfills its educational mission
Washington event featured speakers from government, industry, and a safety advocacy group; attendees also met with legislators.
KION Group, Egemin subsidiary announce acquisition of Retrotech Inc.
KION Group, Egemin subsidiary announce acquisition of Retrotech Inc.
Maker of lift trucks and automatic guided vehicles aims to get more deeply involved in warehouse automation by bringing systems integrator into the fold.

DEMATIC INTRODUCES MODULAR SORT SYSTEM
GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN - July 28, 2016 — Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, has introduced Modular Sort System, a scan and sort system for production and distribution applications...

Get busy movin.' How one parts supplier helps support its process equipment with a Creform AGV...again
Creform Corporation has designed and built a new custom AGV system to help support the parts supplier's 24/7 production facility...

Labelmaster Offers Anti-Static Drum Labels for Safer Hazmat Labeling
Labels that carry a strong electrostatic charge add unwanted risk when labeling in fuel-rich, volatile vapor-filled environments...

Warehouse Management System Business Case Development Warehouse Management System Business Case Development
Developing a Business Case for WMS - Get your project approved and lead a successful implementation
Presented by: HighJump Software
How do you cope with the supply and demand at exactly the right moment? How do you cope with the supply and demand at exactly the right moment?
It is more important than ever before to unite efficiency in the order-picking process with speed and quality.
Presented by: Vanderlande
24 Ways to Extend Voice in the Warehouse 24 Ways to Extend Voice in the Warehouse
Leverage Vocollect Voice across multiple warehouse workflows to optimize your operations.
Presented by: Vitech







Complete fleet
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Simplex, a Canadian rental house, is switching forklift brands to provide better quality to its clients.
Sponsored by Toyota