Hard at work and lovin' it
Hard at work and lovin' it
Respondents to DCV's latest salary survey may be putting in long hours, but job satisfaction remains high.

Dray drivers begin strike against four firms at Los Angeles, Long Beach ports
Ports see minimal disruption at this time; workers say they are company employees, not contractors.

Owner-operator truck group urges feds to drop proposal requiring speed limiters
Each state should set its own speed limits and have all vehicles abide by it, OOIDA says.

Kiva Systems to be renamed Amazon Robotics
Will continue building warehouse robots for retail giant.



News & Exclusives »
New MHI executive spearheading strategic reorganization
New MHI executive spearheading strategic reorganization
Matthew Smurr, MHI's new senior director of the Solution & Product Groups, discusses the goals and objectives of the solution group initiative.
Viewer Contributed »
3 Things You Need to Know from NASSTRAC and TIA’s Recent Conferences
3 Things You Need to Know from NASSTRAC and TIA’s Recent Conferences
At NASSTRAC and TIA last week, lots of news was shared, including updates on the ongoing capacity and regulatory issues affecting supply chains. Watch the video to hear three things you don’t want to miss.
Webcasts »
Small data, big impact: Lift truck telemetry
Small data, big impact: Lift truck telemetry
Steven LaFevers of Yale Materials Handling Corp. and David Maloney of DC Velocity discuss the advantages of optimizing fleet size and labor with small data insights and their value in the overall productivity equation.


USPS testing e-fulfillment services for small, mid-size e-commerce businesses
Chicago-based warehouse proving ground for initiative; OIG sees major opportunities for agency in domestic, international e-fulfillment; new services would take USPS beyond its historical mandate.

Where's the payback in software?
Where's the payback in software?
The pitch is that supply chain software will slash costs and take performance to new levels. But our exclusive survey finds that nearly half of software users have not gotten the expected return on their investment.

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A healthy industry - for sure
chris_jones.sm.jpg Chris Jones on Best Practices
The Problem is not the Problem. The Problem is Your Attitude About the Problem.*
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Some things never change
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When to Consider Outsourcing Distribution to a 3PL
jon_denn.sm.jpg Jon Denn on Organizational Development
PRAISING PRAISE
kate_lee.sm.jpg Kate Lee on Productivity
How to improve tradeshow ROI
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Logistics Automation and Us
karl_manrodt.sm.jpg Talking Talent
Catch and Release – The Talent Challenge
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Risky Business: Global Expansion
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ProMat 2015 Recap: Examining Cutting-Edge Manufacturing Trends and Themes
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How to improve the health of your medical device supply chain
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Where's the beef?
joe_andraski.sm.jpg Joe Andraski on Collaboration
RESETTING PERSONAL AND PROFESSIONAL PLANS
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How to Turbocharge Your Strategic Account Management
randy_mullett.sm.jpg Randy Mullett on Washington
Tax reform presents an opportunity to bolster U.S. middle class jobs
art_vanbodegraven.sm.jpg Art van Bodegraven: The Art of Art
Dr. Accountant And Mr. Chartered - A Study In Evil
herb_shields.sm.jpg Herb Shields on Consumer Goods and the Supply Chain
Comments on Chris Elliott's Logistics Talent article
joe_tillman.sm.jpg Joe Tillman on The New Generation
The Courage to Read
steve_simmerman.sm.jpg Steve Simmerman on Technology
80,000 Jobs - Blending People, Process & Technology

The implications of going global
U.S. industry cannot become complacent and just ride the wave of globalization, warns speaker at the National Defense Industrial Association's National Logistics Forum.

Raymond unveils new products aimed at end-to-end productivity improvements
Load-carrier system designed for ultra-high-density storage; LED light system aims to prevent misplaced pallets; reach truck reaches up to 50 feet in very-narrow-aisle facilities.

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.

Defining the Perfect Order Defining the Perfect Order
In this white paper, we'll explore the concept of the perfect order and share strategies companies are using to attain the perfect order.
Presented by: Kardex Remstar
How robots improve efficiency in the DC How robots improve efficiency in the DC
A guide to which tasks are best suited for robotics, and which robotic solutions are mature enough to cost-effectively implement.
Presented by: Intelligrated
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Get your 2015 WMS RFP Template today and started on seeing a positive return on your investments in 2015 and beyond!
Presented by: HighJump Software





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