Inventory counting on the go
Inventory counting on the go
Want to make cycle counting faster and more efficient? Mobile technology could be the answer.

USPS, rivals and mailers knock heads over alleged cross-subsidy of products
First-class mail may be subsidizing expansion of shipping services, rivals say; USPS denies claims, says costing data follows Postal Commission guidelines.

Liners unlikely to speed up their ships despite falling oil prices, analyst says
Cost of realigning complex seagoing networks will keep carriers from abandoning slow steaming, SeaIntel report says.

North American industrial property market to see strong growth through 2017, report says
Cushman & Wakefield forecast sees U.S. vacancy rate at 6.3 percent by year's end.



News & Exclusives »
The Path to Innovation
The Path to Innovation
Jim Rice, Deputy Director, Supply Chain Exchange, MIT Center for Transportation & Logistics, discusses the different types of innovation and how companies need to understand which path they should follow.
Viewer Contributed »
LTL Shipping: Tips for Being Operationally Friendly with your Carriers
LTL Shipping: Tips for Being Operationally Friendly with your Carriers
Shippers are looking at a tight capacity situation in the 2nd and 3rd quarters. Here are tips for being a shipper of choice.
Webcasts »
Reverse logistics: Should you centralize or decentralize returns processing?
Reverse logistics: Should you centralize or decentralize returns processing?
Dr. Robert Lee Gordon of American Public University discusses the pros and cons of using centralized or decentralized returns processing centers and looks at future reverse logistics technologies such as drones and customer service robots.


March—a time for material handling dreams
Later this month, more than 35,000 professionals will gather at Chicago's McCormick Place for a glimpse of the latest innovations in the logistics and supply chain management space.

Labor management software in the age of omnichannel retail
Labor management software in the age of omnichannel retail
The omnichannel revolution has ushered in sweeping changes for DCs and the people who work in them. It's also changing how retailers use performance-tracking systems.


Repurposed Materials Inc. finds new homes for old industrial materials
Company's customers creatively repurpose surplus items, including totes, pallets, and conveyor belting.

Almost ready for takeoff?
Hydrogen fuel cells have been touted as the next big thing in powering electric lift trucks, yet for many reasons adoption rates remain low. Here's why.
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.

How DIM pricing affects the DC How DIM pricing affects the DC
As operations introduce various strategies to cope with DIM pricing, they must account for the capabilities of automated systems in order to avoid issues that derail fulfillment.
Presented by: Intelligrated
The 2015 Parcel Market Report The 2015 Parcel Market Report
This report provides valuable content focusing on new carrier programs, future trends and carrier rate increase assessments.
Presented by: Green Mountain Consulting
The Other Half of your Net Landed Cost of Goods The Other Half of your Net Landed Cost of Goods
The case studies included in this white paper show Eyefreight's flexibility to adapt to the unique needs of shippers with complex distribution scenarios to reduce their net landed cost of goods and positively impact the bottom line.
Presented by: Eyefreight