Digital Technology for Warehouse Productivity

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Digital Technology for Warehouse Productivity appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Digital businesses use technology to create new value in business models, customer experiences and the internal capabilities that support its core operations.

Spotlight on forklift safety products

DC Velocity

These new products are designed to enhance the safety of forklift operators and pedestrians wherever lift trucks are in use. Lift Trucks

How Product as a Service Enables the Circular Economy

Logistics Matter

The post How Product as a Service Enables the Circular Economy appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. Blog Circular Economy Product as a Service Startup Supply Chain

Hytrol to hire 140 production employees

DC Velocity

jobs will help production facility meet growth forecasts for 2019, company says. Addition of Jonesboro, Ark., Material Handling

Smarter Networks for Customer Fulfillment

Speaker: Hannah Testani, COO, Intelligent Audit

Shipping strategies you can use to make your operation more productive and cost-effective. You've probably noticed that shipping costs are going up. Have you ever wondered if your transportation spend is as optimized as it could be?

Traceability Products

Material Handling and Logistics

Omron Microscan has released three traceability-related products: the HAWK MV-4000 smart camera, the MicroHAWK ID-45 reader and HS-360X handheld reader

Man + Machine: Driving Supply Chain Productivity

Material Handling and Logistics

New warehouse technologies are a critical component to keeping pace with the demands of retail distribution

Less idle, more productive

Fleet Owner

An efficient food-delivery company found there was much to be desired with old manual data-entry processes drivers once used. Updating those processes and bringing things up to speed produced some eye-opening savings

Nine Technologies to Boost Warehouse Productivity

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Nine Technologies to Boost Warehouse Productivity appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Warehousing is in the midst of a tech-driven revolution as companies race to identify and adopt emerging technologies that cut costs, optimize operations and improve overall supply chain efficiency.

Six Effective Sourcing Techniques for Electronics Products

SIPMM Professional Publications

Nowadays, suppliers do not solely have an impact on reducing costs and improving products or services but are more involved in the product design and development process. The post Six Effective Sourcing Techniques for Electronics Products appeared first on SIPMM INSTITUTE. Hence, selecting the right suppliers and composing the optimal supply base is one of the most challenging parts of strategic purchasing. Sourcing is a part of the purchasing […].

Automated Order Processing and Proactive Inventory Management

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

This is especially important for new product releases, in store programs or promotions (sales, end caps, PDQ.

The 3 Things that Matter in Delivery Productivity

Logistics Viewpoints

For all who are familiar with the saying “There are 3 things that matter in realty: location, location, location”, there are also 3 “Ls” for delivery productivity: less, less and less. Time is the enemy of delivery productivity and the less loading, less unloading and less driving time spent, the more deliveries can be made. The post The 3 Things that Matter in Delivery Productivity appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Guest Commentary Transportation delivery productivit

Small-Batch Production Cart

Material Handling and Logistics

has developed a cart to support small-batch production of parts through a multi-stage manufacturing process Creform Corp.

High-speed Product Laner

Material Handling and Logistics

Shuttleworth has introduced its high-speed product laner, a high-speed solution for dividing product from single to multiple lanes

DSV launches 4PL product

247 Customs Broker

DSV has launched a fourth party logistics product under the name Lead Logistics, which it says will act as a non-asset based, neutral supply chain… The post DSV launches 4PL product appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

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Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

JAX LNG Production Facility Now Operational at Dames Point

NGT News

The post JAX LNG Production Facility Now Operational at Dames Point appeared first on NGT News. Officials with JAX LNG, a liquefied natural gas (LNG) facility located at Dames Point in Jacksonville, Fla.,

Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions

Logistics Viewpoints

Product and service innovation, driven by digital technologies, is key to gaining extra value from new product introductions. The post Innovating Production and Supply Networks to Increase Value from New Product Introductions appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. Supply Chain Network Design new product introduction supply chainOne particularly interesting development is the emergence of modular plants. Forecasting a NPI can be very difficult.

Product packaging in logistics

Logistics at MPEPS at UPV

Packaging is the first thing that a prospective customer registers when he buys the product. As Product packaging is an integral part of supply chain management, then the need to optimize it is also important.

Rack Safety Products

Material Handling and Logistics

Adrian’s Safety Solutions’ line of rack safety products offers capabilities ranging from pallet push-through prevention to solutions for work area protection or pick-and-pack operations

Discover 4 Use Cases for Applying AI to Your Recruiting Processes

higher productivity and an overall better recruiting. The next. wave of. AI-led. recruiting Four ways machines are enabling their. human counterparts to hire smarter. 2A lly O | T h e n ex t. w av e o f A I- le d r e cr u it in g Introduction 3. From manual to automation 4.

Order Picker for Long Products

Material Handling and Logistics

Combilift has introduced a purpose-built order picker for long products

Crucial Service Levels for Logistics Providers of Pharmaceutical Products

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Crucial Service Levels for Logistics Providers of Pharmaceutical Products appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. The process of discovering a molecule and conducting clinical trials before approval for pharmaceutical purposes is not only challenging but also complex.

Maersk to combine liner, supply chain units into one product

DC Velocity

Ocean shipping, Damco operations to operate with single point of contact. . Transportation

Product Returns: The Hangover Headache of E-Commerce

Talking Logistics

But there’s an equally big story that’s just beginning: dealing with all the product returns. However, for e-commerce, that share ranges from 15 percent to 30 percent, depending on the product category.”. Are you investing to improve and innovate your product returns capabilities?

Why OEMs Partnering With Reputable Suppliers Deliver a Desired Product


Getting a compatible LED lighting product, such as a power supply, is essential in order to extend the life expectancy and the quality of LED light strips. OEMs, therefore, need to know why partnering with reputable suppliers delivers the right, desired product.

Truck-Lite integrates STEMCO products, acquires TrackPoint

Refrigerated Transporter

Truck-Lite this month integrated STEMCO wireless products into the Road Ready system via its SmartBridge Integrator, and completed the acquisition of TrackPoint Systems, a supplier of asset management solutions.

High-production AGV

Material Handling and Logistics

BA Systèmes has launched the GF2, an AGV dedicated to high production rate environments

Integrate Product Packaging into Distribution Center Operations

Kane is Able

Specific consumer products look exactly the same when they roll off the manufacturing line. To satisfy retailer requirements, however, these identical products are wrapped, sealed, tied and packed in dozens, even hundreds, of different ways for presentation on the retail shelf.

MAT Holdings rebrands commercial products division

Fleet Owner

the parent of heavy-duty truck brands like Gabriel HD shocks, Reyco XD brakes, and Mincer brake drums, is rebranding its commercial vehicle product division MAT-CV. The company is showcasing its product lineup at the HeLAS VEGAS. MAT Holdings, Inc.,

Trucker Tools offers load-matching product for small fleets

DC Velocity

Tech can survive in crowded niche by enabling brokers, not replacing them, firm says. Technology

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How US Manufacturers can Improve Manufacturing Productivity to Overtake China


In this article, Daniel investigates how the US can overtake China with manufacturing productivity. US manufacturers rank computer technology alongside having the right staff as a crucial driver of the industry’s competitiveness, while productivity is not far behind.

Orbcomm says data analytics product can boost transportation efficiency

DC Velocity

Cloud-based analytics platform to provide descriptive, predictive, and prescriptive results, firm says. Technology

Offering financial wellness education could improve employee productivity

Fleet Owner

Employees want more opportunities in the work place to learn more about finances

Demystifying Data Analytics and Consumer Products Industry Trends

Mazars Ledger Manufacturing and Distribution

WEBCAST | Consumer Products September 13, 2018 | 12 PM EDT Stuart Nussbaum | Partner and Consumer Products Sector Leader, Mazars […].

How to Improve Manufacturing Productivity In Harsh Environments


Remaining competitive in an ever-changing market requires you to constantly improve manufacturing productivity. So-called ‘best practices’ to improve manufacturing productivity tend to focus on the performance of people. Your Manufacturing Productivity Pain Points.