By deploying a slotting optimization initiative, warehousing operations have the ability to balance various goals and constraints to create a globally optimized slotting map, which, when implemented, can deliver a variety of benefits.
The search for the perfect forklift truck has become an unending task for supply chain operations. With so many choices, the options often blur, and distinguishing features and benefits between trucks become cumbersome.
INFORM, an internationally active optimization specialist and software developer, announced its collaboration with the management consultancy, Brandt & Partner, to develop a smart solution for integrating sampling into SAP’s Extended Warehouse Management (EWM) module.
If you're a shipper, it's never good when a rep for an ocean carrier tells you, "You better sit down before you read this." We've been seeing astoundingly high increases in the ocean sector and they seem to have staying power.
While the ocean carriers used blank sailings last year to tip the balance of supply and...