"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.

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.

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.

Ch-ch-changes
It's no longer simply about how well you manage change; it's also about the velocity with which you do it.



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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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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.


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.

Making sense of outsourcing
With something as complicated as logistics outsourcing, it can pay to bring the provider into the initial planning process. And yes, that may mean picking your LSP before you even get to the RFP stage.



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.

Global Cold Chain Logistic Market To Grow 13.9% Through 2020
Cold chain market is an uninterrupted series of temperature controlled supply chain...

Bendix Brakes Announces Enhanced Stop by Bendix™ Automotive Brake Product Line
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New ModusLink Subscription Solution Simplifies Subscription and Payment Processing
ModusLink, the omni-channel technology and fulfillment provider, has launched its new Subscription Solution...

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







Crunch time
Crunch time
A fleet of 33 Toyota forklifts keeps snacks and soft drinks on the move in Southern California.
Sponsored by Toyota