Stockspots Brings the Sharing Economy to Warehousing

Logistics Matter

The post Stockspots Brings the Sharing Economy to Warehousing appeared first on LOGISTICSMATTER. Blog Logistics Startup WarehousingLogistics is Inefficient In some respects logistics is one of the most inefficient activities in the world. There. I said it.

Data Warehousing for Integrated Logistics

SIPMM Professional Publications

The post Data Warehousing for Integrated Logistics appeared first on SIPMM ACADEMY. The time when it was enough to just move goods from point A to point B, passed a long time ago.

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E-commerce boom driving demand and investment in Asian warehousing

The LoadStar

Asia’s online retail revolution is driving major increases in logistics real estate investment, but a shortage of suitable e-commerce warehousing remains. The post E-commerce boom driving demand and investment in Asian warehousing appeared first on The Loadstar.

Characteristics of Warehousing Services in India

AAJ Enterprises

The task of a warehousing company Noida is to make sure that the goods are placed conveniently and ready to distribute whenever in need. Warehouse Jobs Hiring Warehouse services noida Warehousing Company Noida Warehousing Services In India

Top 3 Reasons To Hire Warehousing Companies In India

AAJ Enterprises

With the passing years, warehousing logistics are becoming more and more crucial element for maintaining the smooth flow of a business. For this purpose they hire warehousing companies in India.

Multi-Client Warehousing Helps Shippers Gain Supply Chain Advantages

Move Ahead

With all of today’s many warehousing options, one solution is growing in popularity because of its flexible and cost-saving benefits: multi-client warehousing (MCW). . What is Multi-Client Warehousing? What does Multi-Client Warehousing Offer Shippers?

9 eCommerce Warehousing Best Practices to Follow


Unfortunately, millions more will still go to brick-and-mortar stores to find those special items, and the push toward online and omnichannel ordering will continue grow, which is why it is increasingly important to invest in eCommerce Warehousing. However, if you can leverage these “best practices,” you can create an ecommerce warehousing solution ideal for both holiday and year-round scalability and growth. Embrace “Chaotic” eCommerce Warehousing.

Embrace Lean Warehousing Practices in 2017

Talking Logistics

Even the most determined business optimist would be hard-pressed not to find a warehousing cost that isn’t creeping skyward. The key to discovering these bothersome little cracks in the glass is learning how to communicate with your warehousing staff directly, and observing their daily routines with an eye towards improvement. Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Kenco Group Warehouse Management 3PL Kenco Group Lean logistics warehousing

Industry View: On-Demand Warehousing Can Solve Panic Over Peak

Logistics Business Magazine

Charlie Pool (pictured), CEO of Stowga, (which you can find here ) suggests that the new phenomenon of on-demand warehousing is the agile way for smart retailers to meet the challenges of peak demand season. Enter on-demand warehousing…(click here).

Warehouse Digitalization : The Future of Warehousing


With the advent of always-on e-commerce, the demand for faster responses, and the ability to manage larger number of SKUs with fewer errors, warehouses need to upscale and be at par with the standard of an intelligent, efficient, and automated warehouse. Looking at the next 2 to 10 years, a predicted surge in the preference for digital transformation will bring fundamental changes to the way warehouses operate, thus taking the adoption of disruptive warehouse digitalization to its apex.

Reasons for Growing Recognition for Warehousing Services in India

AAJ Enterprises

Few years back, warehousing companies in India were synonymous to storehouses and not considered more than godowns. Several factors are responsible for this rapid growth of Warehousing Services in India. Rapid Growth of Warehousing Companies in India Warehousing companies in India are busy in increasing their capacity, building their network, and adapting to the new concepts emerging from global markets to cater to the stiff competition and matching international standards.

Warehousing Company India – Technology From Around The World

AAJ Enterprises

They say, in coming five years the 85% businesses of different kinds will adopt the culture of digitalisation, therefore, it has become important for the warehousing companies to absorb quickly the new technologies and innovations to make supply chain function efficiently.

Gebrüder Weiss Now Provides Specialized Warehousing Solutions in China

Logistics Manager

Austria-based transport and logistics company Gebrüder Weiss recently announced the expansion of their warehousing services in China, this is part of their ongoing strategy to become a global leader as a full-service logistics provider.

Transport, warehousing employment gains in May fueled by warehousing, truck, couriers

DC Velocity

Government data shows sector gained 19,000 jobs over April figures. Transportation

6 Best Practices for eCommerce Warehousing


Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post 6 Best Practices for eCommerce Warehousing appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. ECommerce is growing at an astonishing rate. In fact, the number of online sales rose 16.3-percent annually, reports Jeffrey B.

8 Common Warehousing Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Logistics Bureau

To help you keep on top of your warehouse management and ensure your storage facilities don’t generate undue supply chain costs, take note of the following eight common warehousing mistakes. Despite years of knowledge dissemination in the warehousing field, encouraging lean practice and inventory reduction, storing too much inventory is still one of the most common warehousing mistakes made by supply chain organizations worldwide.

Brexit and the benefits of bonded warehousing for high value cargo

Insight Into Action

Brexit Supply Chain Management Warehousing and Distribution 3PL high value cargo high value goods high value goods supply chain bonded warehouse bonded storage solutions supply chainWith so much remaining unknown, at this stage the impact of Brexit on the high value goods supply chain can only be guesstimated.

On-Demand Warehousing Launched by KIZAD in the Middle East

Logistics Manager

This newly opened KIZAD Logistics City offers a breakthrough pay-per-use model for warehousing services enabling prospective customers to negate a capital expenditure. Digitalization and flexibility in warehousing are key ingredients towards overall supply chain optimization and growth.

Warehousing, the Rise of IT, Automation, and Now… Robotics

Logistics Bureau

Affected by changes in production, procurement and distribution methods, warehousing has continually been pushed and pulled in different directions. On the other hand, offshoring growth has fuelled the need for warehousing as part of the elongated supply chain. Where to Do Your Warehousing. Some of the impacts of geography on warehousing are stable to the point of being immutable. Who Will Do Your Warehousing? What Will Come Next in Warehousing?

Penske Logistics Warehousing Solutions Receives Fifth Quest for Quality Award

Move Ahead

Penske Logistics has been recognized for its warehousing solutions with a Quest for Quality Award from Logistics Management magazine. The changing buying habits of consumers, with the continued rise of e-commerce and the omni-channel, make warehousing solutions more vital than ever for shippers,” said Joe Carlier, Penske Logistics senior vice president of global sales. “It Logistics Penske News 3PL supply chain third-party logistics transportation warehouse warehousing

Finding the Right 3PL for Chemical Warehousing Solutions

West Coast and California Logistics

In this post, we identify 5 tips to help you find the right 3PL provider for safe and reliable chemical warehousing solutions. There is no shortage of third-party logistics providers (3PLs) that claim chemical logistics expertise and have space for your hazardous and non-hazardous chemicals. But, separating the seasoned pros from the less qualified operations can be difficult.

Real-World Scenario: Best Practices for Warehousing Contracts: Part Two


Today's blog is a continuation of yesterday's where we discussed cost management and KPIs with warehousing contracts using a real-world scenario. Now we dive a bit deeper with incentives, gain sharing, should-cost models, and governance in warehousing contracts. Currently they incur a annual spend of USD 380-420 Million for their warehousing needs, of which ~60% spend is for brand new six warehouses (average space of 1.5 Should-Cost Models in Warehousing Contracts.

JLL takes a deep dive into key components of future warehousing

Logistics Management

The report, entitled “Warehouse of the Future: 9 attributes that are redefining industrial properties today,” observes how as industrial vacancies continue to fall alongside rising operating costs and shrinking availabilities of prime land parcels, the continued growth of e-commerce, last-mile delivery, and warehousing are collectively driving significant demand for industrial properties, as well as driving innovation in terms of how assets are built and utilized

U.S. warehousing market remains solid, says Armstrong report

Logistics Management

The report, entitled “First Wave Pick: The Business of Warehousing in North America – 2018, Market Size, Major 3PLs, Benchmarking Costs, Prices and Practices,” was based on information Armstrong collected from more than 500 contract warehousing operations, nearly 400 contract customers, and 10 public warehousing operations

Shipping and warehousing nutraceutical, health, and beauty products

Ottawa Logistics

Here are a few criteria for choosing a shipping and warehousing partner for your nutraceuticals business. Industries with a need to ship especially sensitive products must conform to higher operational and safety standards, and keeping up with regulations and duties is a full time job.

JLL research highlights top ten U.S. markets to establish a warehousing presence

Logistics Management

When it comes to determining the best locales for shippers and 3PLs, and other concerns, to establish a warehousing presence, recent research from commercial real estate firm JLL clearly indicates that some markets are better than others

Flowspace raises $2.2 million in funding for on-demand warehousing platform

DC Velocity

Logistics startup will expand business to meet retailers' need for extra space in holiday peak selling season, Flowspace says. Technology

Five Red (Warehousing and Fulfillment) Flags You Can’t Afford To Ignore

Amware Logistics and Fulfillment

It’s a fitting parallel for what often takes place in the world of warehousing and fulfillment. As I write this, we’re approaching another patriotic holiday. And no I’m not talking about July 4th. I’m talking about Flag Day on June 14 – and I’m wondering how you’re planning to celebrate. Actually, I think I probably already know, because although this official holiday has been around since 1916, it’s typically overlooked by almost everyone.

Disrupting the logistics industry with ‘warehousing as a service’

The LoadStar

The post Disrupting the logistics industry with ‘warehousing as a service’ appeared first on The Loadstar. Land Loadstar leads Recommends Supply chain Warehousing & logisticsThis interesting piece from IT Pro Portal assesses the role warehouses can play in the development of a more agile supply chain. It suggests the inflexibility of warehouse deals has become ever more apparent against the increasing flexibility of the wider supply chain.

Hyundai Appoints New Forklift and Warehousing Distributor in Scotland

Logistics Business Magazine

The range includes electric, diesel, LP Gas and warehousing models for both sales and long and short-term rental. The post Hyundai Appoints New Forklift and Warehousing Distributor in Scotland appeared first on Logistics Business® Magazine.

Transport Specialist Wins Stone Wool Warehousing and Distribution Contract

Logistics Business Magazine

Rockfon, a leading supplier of acoustic stone wool ceiling and wall products, has awarded a new warehousing and distribution contract to transport specialist CM Downton.

JLL takes a deep dive into key components of future warehousing

247 Customs Broker

When asked what the biggest influence within the myriad attributes impacting warehousing operations now and into the future, Steger did not hesitate to cite automation. The post JLL takes a deep dive into key components of future warehousing appeared first on 24/7 Customs Broker News.

PSI to Show Warehousing IoT Application at LogiMAT

Logistics Business Magazine

PSI Logistics GmbH will be demonstrating live at LogiMAT (Hall 8, Stand D76) a new, cloud-based IoT application for warehousing, the integration of the digital voice control assistant “Amazon Alexa” into the value-added processes.

The importance of efficient warehousing to meet omnichannel expectations

247 Customs Broker

With internet retailing rapidly expanding and placing increasing pressure on retailers, warehousing and distribution centres need to optimise the efficiency of their processes to respond quickly and flexibly to peaks and troughs in demand.

Logistics Video: Mesmerizing Conveyor Belt

Logistics Matter

Blog Logistics Material Handling WarehousingMaybe it is me, but I can watch this for hours. Anything happening in buildings with high walls and little to no windows, grabs my attention. I love the intricate web of movements of people, machines and goods in a warehouse environment.

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Robots: Pick Orders, Not Fights!

Logistics Matter

Blog Innovation Logistics Robotics Robots WarehousingHave you seen Terminator? That movie in which robots become self aware and decide to attack the human race? Last week representatives of over 100 robotics and artificial intelligence companies wrote an open letter to the United Nations.

Henkel selects Mainfreight as new partner for warehousing and co-packing services

247 Customs Broker

Mainfreight Europe has secured a contract from Henkel to provide warehousing and co-packing services in the Benelux region. Image: Mainfreight will offer Henkel with warehousing and co-packing services in the Benelux region. LBR Staff Writer. Published 06 April 2018.

Visit the Groenewout Inspiration Session on Logistics & E-commerce

Logistics Matter

Blog E-Commerce E-Fulfillment e-Tail Innovation Logistics Retail Trends WarehousingWhat are the trends and developments in Logistics & E-commerce? That will be the main focus of the inspiration session that Dutch consulting firm Groenewout is holding on March 13 in Den Hout in the Netherlands.

This Week in Logistics News (October 8-12, 2018)

Talking Logistics

So if you can provide warehousing, transportation and/or material handling equipment to support disaster relief efforts, I encourage you to contact ALAN. The VP of Supply Chain and Logistics at our house (aka my wife) has been out of the country this week.

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This Week in Logistics News (July 9-13, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Tight Capacity Impacting Warehousing Market Too. It’s not just the trucking market that’s dealing with tight capacity; demand for warehousing space is also outpacing supply. My voice is a little sore this morning. It could be from all the cheering last night.