REI's newest distribution center is a model of sustainability
REI's newest distribution center is a model of sustainability
It's known for selling gear and apparel for the great outdoors, but when it went to build its latest DC, REI turned its focus inward, creating a facility that is both ecofriendly and worker-friendly.

FedEx, UPS moved in unison to hike ground delivery rates since '06, firm says
Noncontract rate increases on ground traffic identical across the board during that time, consultancy data shows.

Brokers post shipment gains in second quarter, TIA says
Truckload shipments rise 6.2 percent; smaller brokers see biggest sequential gains.

Cash-depleted Cargomatic faces downward spiral as CFO quits
Company down to less than 60 days in operating capital, two sources say.



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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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Make Plans to Attend the CSCMP Conference in Orlando from 9/25 to 9/28
Make Plans to Attend the CSCMP Conference in Orlando from 9/25 to 9/28
When people ask me which conferences are "must attend" events, I encourage them to attend CSCMP's Annual Conference. Watch the video to hear why.
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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




What does Honeywell want?
The entire warehouse—or so it would seem if its rumored $3 billion buyout of software firm JDA becomes reality.




How to reach the height of productivity
Want to get the most from high-lift forklifts like order pickers, turret trucks, and reach trucks? Here are a few considerations to keep in mind, along with some productivity-boosting tips from the manufacturers.
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.

Global Third Party Logistics Market To Exhibit 5.52% CAGR By 2020 Due To Rising Demand For Ecommerce
According to the report, the global 3PL market is expected to exhibit a steady 5...

Global IoT Market In Transportation Sector
The report discusses various market dynamics such as drivers, restraints, and trends, and their market impact...

Rising Shale Oil Production To Help The US Retain Dominance In Americas
Oil and gas logistics include both onshore and offshore services...

Returns: The Dark Side of E-commerce. And How to Find the Light Returns: The Dark Side of E-commerce. And How to Find the Light
Learn five ways to ensure your returns management processes keep customers happy and meet your business needs.
Presented by: FORTE
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