3 Technologies to Improve Warehouse Efficiency


Warehouse efficiency remains one of the most important strategic goals and differentiators for logistics organizations. The reason is simple: without an efficient warehouse operation, the business is forced to increase its workforce in order to maintain high levels of service.

Connectivity improves fleet efficiency

Fleet Owner

Technology firms have stepped in and are offering digital services to fleets

Manitoba Invests in Trucking Efficiency

NGT News

million to improve the fuel efficiency of heavy-duty vehicles. The post Manitoba Invests in Trucking Efficiency appeared first on NGT News. Efficiency Heavy-Duty TruckingThe Province of Manitoba has received a federal investment of C$5.9

Making day cabs more efficient — and desirable

Fleet Owner

It’s good the industry is recognizing the growth of regional haul and the need to focus on making it as fuel-efficient as the better known long-haul segment

A Business Case for Automation in Your Supply Chain

Speaker: Cathy Morrow Roberson, Founder and Head Analyst, Logistics Trends and Insights, LLC

How can one efficiently utilize automation? Most companies publicly communicate the belief that automation is a valuable asset for supply chains. However, if you look into how many have actually invested in automation, you’ll find that their actions often do not match the rhetoric.

Straight Talk About Efficient Multi-Channel Fulfillment

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

Multi-channel selling is here to stay – and fast and accurate multi-channel fulfillment is critical to your competitive advantage. (In In other news, snow is cold.). What’s less apparent is how to make outstanding fulfillment possible without spreading your inventory or budget too thin.

Let’s talk trailers and efficiency

Fleet Owner

Better trailers will lead to improved freight efficiency for the tractor-trailer combination and that’s good for all of us

Can e-commerce be more efficient?

Fleet Owner

As e-commerce grows, so does demand for more warehouses and increased congestion in cities

Delivering Efficiency for the Last Mile

Talking Logistics

The post Delivering Efficiency for the Last Mile appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Who can remember a world without ecommerce? It’s amazing to think about the complete shift that e-commerce has brought to the retail industry, and supply chain and logistics.

Are you tracking and measuring operational efficiencies?

Fleet Owner

Improving operational efficiencies can reduce costs, but it needs to be tracked and measured to ensure your organization's peak performance

How Automation in the Supply Chain Will Make Employees More Strategic & Improve the Overall Supply Chain

Speaker: Adam Robinson, Director of Marketing, Cerasis

Improved Picking & Warehouse Efficiency thanks to Picking Autonomous Mobile Robots & Voice Commands. More Efficient Manufacturing as well as ability to fill the skills gap & make more strategic employees.

NSK’s Tapered Roller Bearings Designed to Increase EV Efficiency

NGT News

The post NSK’s Tapered Roller Bearings Designed to Increase EV Efficiency appeared first on NGT News. Efficiency ElectricNSK Ltd. has developed a new tapered roller bearing, NSK LCube II, for use in electric vehicle (EV) transmission systems. The company says it applies a special process to the surface of each roller, significantly increasing durability and seizure resistance under severely thin lubrication conditions.

Boosting fuel efficiency

Fleet Owner

Not long ago, getting over 10 mpg was a pipe dream in trucking. Now, in some ways, it’s the norm—with even better results to come

Creating dynamic and efficient supply chains together

Fleet Owner

A lot of things can be accomplished if you know where a truck or a load is, how the traffic is moving, how many hours the driver has left on the clock, and if there are any maintenance issues emerging

DOE recognizes Lineage for ‘flywheeling’ energy efficiency

Fleet Owner

Lineage Logistics, a provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, recently was named a winner of the 2019 Better Practice Awards by the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Plants Program (Better Plants). The DOE Better Plants designati

Key Questions for a Successful Distribution Network

Speaker: Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations, Helix

Join Irina Rosca, Director of Supply Chain Operations at Helix and an experienced global supply chain strategist, as she walks through the key questions to a successful and efficient distribution network.

10 fuel-saving technologies to make your fleet more efficient

Fleet Owner

These technologies and practices are making today’s fleets more efficient

Everyone has a role in efficient freight movement

Fleet Owner

Improved freight efficiency isn’t just the responsibility of vehicle manufacturers, fleets and drivers

Another challenge: Manufacturers, step up efficiency

Fleet Owner

Fleets we speak to are looking for products that are dependable, reliable and that have a decent payback. A two-year return on investment is what most of them are looking for

Run On Less takes aim at regional efficiency

Fleet Owner

Fleet fuel-efficiency Class 8 program kicks off Oct.

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

that is both delightful and efficient. efficient process for everyone involved. efficiencies through automation and optimize talent. delightful and efficient for recruiters, HR leadership and candidates alike? mission — to make recruiting delightful and efficient for.

Create Shipping Efficiencies and Decrease Delivery Costs

Logistics Management

How will your shipping team win during peak season

New truck features: Efficiency leads the way

Fleet Owner

Times certainly are a-changing when it comes to trucks in the United States—so much so, it's almost a sea change taking place. Maybe it's fuel being inexpensive for several years, maybe harsh weather and tough driving conditions are more frequent, ma

Clean up your fuel efficiency this New Year

Fleet Owner

Fuel efficiency is about far more than just mileage for a fleet owner. It’s about how hard all the components of your fueling system are working for your operation

Driver training a key in better fuel efficiency

Fleet Owner

Younger or less-experienced drivers usually achieve higher fuel economy when paired with an experienced driver, compared with driving solo

Zonar boosts fleet safety and business efficiencies

Fleet Owner

A broader range of third-party applications are now available through the Samsung Galaxy Tab Active2 to expand flexibility and impact for fleet managers with Zonar Mobile Ecosystem

How to Efficiently Ship During the Holiday Season

GoShip Blog

It is a smart idea for companies to hire additional staff, if needed, during the holiday season to help improve efficiency. Some companies, like Walmart, apart from hiring seasonal workforce offer extra hours for current employees to increase operations efficiency.

Begin your fuel efficiency journey with this one small step

Fleet Owner

To drive with fuel efficiency in mind, you don’t have to do everything. Just start with one thing

Energy Efficiency Is Key to Better Logistics

Material Handling and Logistics

In many cases, devising ways to become energy-efficient involves activities that benefit the environment and simultaneously cut costs. Whether you replace light bulbs or have fuel-efficient trucks, the ROI happens quickly.”.

Regionalization: a Catalyst for Supply Chain Efficiency

Morai Logistics

In response to growing customer expectations, supply chains are looking at regionalization as a way to be more efficient. Organizations benefit from mobilizing products closer to the consumer, and also help remove barriers associated with efficiency and delivery. It also moves us to ask the question, can regionalization actually act as a catalyst for supply chain efficiency? That means working technologies to create efficient, cost-effective solutions.

Blockchain Standard Approved to Create Supply Chain Efficiency

Material Handling and Logistics

The new structure provides cohesion since different companies have different perspectives on what tracking and visibility entails

Improving Supply Chain Efficiency Through IoT Technology

Supply Chain Brain

The global supply chain has become extremely complex. Proctor and Gamble has more than 75,000 suppliers, while Walmart counts more than 100,000. With so many suppliers in the mix, companies are finding it extremely challenging to keep tabs on their shipping containers

Trucking's dispatching evolution: Analytics now drive efficiency

Fleet Owner

"It used to be a roll of quarters and a fax machine. Now it’s the click of a button. We can kind of see into the future a little bit. We can plan. We can coordinate. We can coach our drivers to optimize their days

DOE recognizes Lineage for ‘flywheeling’ energy efficiency

Refrigerated Transporter

Lineage Logistics, a provider of temperature-controlled logistics solutions, recently was named a winner of the 2019 Better Practice Awards by the US Department of Energy’s (DOE) Better Plants Program (Better Plants). The DOE Better Plants designati

Warehouse Mobile Solutions: A Path to Operational Efficiency


In the recent 2017 Promat , show mobile technology took the spotlight once again. This isn’t surprising considering the opportunities that this technology brings to an industry that is always on the move. For companies that have adopted some form of mobile technology, the good news is you’re one step ahead considering that most of the industry is lagging in the adoption of this technology. As an adopter, you’ve established a clear competitive advantage over those that have fallen behind.

How a Blockchain Platform Will Help Truckers Be More Efficient and Earn More Money


So, let’s take a closer look at how a blockchain trucking platform will enhance efficiency and profitability for truck drivers. The post How a Blockchain Platform Will Help Truckers Be More Efficient and Earn More Money appeared first on ShipChain Blog.