Stockspots Brings the Sharing Economy to Warehousing

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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.

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

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

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Gebrüder Weiss Now Provides Specialized Warehousing Solutions in China

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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.

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

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

On-Demand Warehousing Launched by KIZAD in the Middle East

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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.

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.

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

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

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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

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.

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.

Shipping and warehousing nutraceutical, health, and beauty products

Ottowa 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

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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

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

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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.

PSI to Show Warehousing IoT Application at LogiMAT

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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

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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.

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.

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

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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.

Robots: Pick Orders, Not Fights!

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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.

Logistics Video: Mesmerizing Conveyor Belt

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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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Visit the Groenewout Inspiration Session on Logistics & E-commerce

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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.

Weber Adds New Inland Empire Warehouse

West Coast and California Logistics

Warehouse operations C-TPAT Cold Chain Managment Inland Empire Warehouse Temperature Controlled Warehousing Food Logistics Distribution Center WarehouseWeber Logistics has opened a 300,000-square-foot warehouse in Eastvale, CA (Inland Empire Region) for distribution of food and consumer packaged goods for multiple clients.

DSV Moves to New Facilities on US-Mexican Border

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The facility was built in built in 2016 and consists of 47,000 m2 of warehousing and cross-docking space and 3,000 sq. Logistics Providers Cross Border cross-border trade David Peng DSV DSV divisions DSV Mexico DSV Road DSV Solutions Janus Junker Laredo Mexico Warehousing Pharr Warehousing

Port of Vancouver opens light-industrial building

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facility offers 125,000 square feet for clients in advanced manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution. Vancouver, Wash., Material Handling

Kuehne + Nagel to Open New Logistics Hub in Chile

Airfreight Logistics

The new dedicated warehousing solution will be a massive boost to the ever-growing demand of the pharma & healthcare industry in South America. The facility is also another part of the company’s strategy to expand their GXP compliant warehousing and forwarding services on the global stage.

DHL Supply Chain to Build Distribution Center for Eaton Electrical

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DHL Supply Chain to Build Distribution Center for Eaton Electrical

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CEVA Logistics Opens Multiuser Warehouse in Central Spain

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Experienced warehousing teams who specialize in multiuser warehouses have been relocated to the Alovera warehouse to provide the highest quality service standards to their clients.

A. Duie Pyle opens 21-door service center in Maryland

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Firm also starts construction of integrated logistics center to offer transportation, warehousing, and distribution under one roof by 2020, Pyle says. Material Handling

Tasco Form New Malaysian Cold Chain Company

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Contract Logistics Cold Storage cold supply chain supply chain TASCO Tasco Berhad Warehousing Yusen LogisticsIn January 2017, Yusen Logistics subsidiary, Malaysia-based Tasco acquired two of the leading cold chain logistics providers in Malaysia, Gold Cold Transport Sdn Bhd, Inc.

DHL Global Forwarding Open Cold Chain Warehouse in Jakarta, Indonesia

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BlueScope Steel cold chain Vincent Yong WarehousingOne of the world leaders in providing air, sea and road freight services, DHL Global Forwarding have recently launched a new temperature-controlled bonded warehouse in the Indonesian capital of Jakarta.

Mega Trends for Inventory Management in 2017

Jayem Logistics

Jayem warehousing is a unit of Jayem logistics. Jayem warehousing containing 64 warehouses across 32 cities in India with 2.0 Jayem Warehousing Private Limited provides end to end warehousing management.

Kuehne + Nagel Further Expand their Global Services for BMW Group

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Kuehne + Nagel provides a full scope of warehousing services including physically receiving and handling of incoming goods, storage, picking dealer’s orders, packaging, and shipping. Contract Logistics Automotive automotive logistics BMW BMW Group Gianfranco Sgro Kuehne + Nagel Warehousing

DSV and Volvo Car Open Parts Warehouse in India

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DSV Solutions India Managing Director, Ketan Shah said, “Our core competency is the smooth execution of warehousing solutions, and the team will ensure that Volvo Car India will greatly benefit from our partnership.”.

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

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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.

Exploring the benefits of bundled services

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Tips for fleets on bundling services, warehousing, technology

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National Forklift Safety Day 2018 Focuses on Operator Training

Material Handling and Logistics

National Forklift Safety Day 2018 raises awareness of warehousing best practices

Adding value to your high value cargo

Insight Into Action

To enable you to meet your customers’ high expectations, outsourcing your warehousing and distribution services to an experienced third-party logistics (3PL) for high value goods like Yusen Logistics can pay huge dividends.

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Warehouse Mobility Upgrades Accelerate

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Mobile Technologies Warehouse Management Systems Warehousing Android Microsoft Mobile mobile computers warehouse handheldsARC’s research on the global WMS market identified today’s warehouse technology investments that were highest on investment priority lists (see WMS Product Development Roadmaps). Warehouse mobility investments including upgrades and replacements was high on that list.

How Brexit is taking shape within the UK’s warehouse and transport industry

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Brexit Warehousing and DistributionIn our previous blog post our internal Brexit expert, James Colson, highlighted the key potential scenarios for businesses’ supply chain management and how to start preparing for the day we leave the EU and beyond. The latest blog post in our Brexit series explores how the impending leaving of the EU is already influencing the UK warehouse and transport industry.

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