Warehouse & DC News Roundup – March 2020

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DC Operations In The Time Of COVID-19 For this month’s DC News Roundup, we’re doing something a little different. The post Warehouse & DC News Roundup – March 2020 appeared first on Work Execution Software Solutions. We usually include a few timely articles and useful information about current supply chain and distribution-related. Keep Reading. News Newsletter

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8 DC and Warehouse Slotting Considerations for More Efficient Warehouse Operations

Cerasis

First Things First, Do You have all The Tools To Set You Up for DC Or Warehouse Slotting? Your Warehouse Management System (WMS) must reflect these storage locations for proper location control in your warehouse or DC. All we’re doing here, in the kitchen example, is making sure those things we use the most frequently are the most easily accessible in the warehouse or DC. You should concentrate on this 20% and have them available for picking upfront in your warehouse or DC.

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Holiday Logistics: 5 Things Any Shipper Can do Now in the Warehouse or DC to Plan & Stay Competitive

Cerasis

shippers need an efficient and effective Distribution Center (DC) to support this consumer spending peak that takes place typically at this time of the year. Benchmark DC Systems to Handle the Volume. You’re placing undue stress on the DC when the same product is divided into different segments. Awareness is a VITAL state of mind during the busy holiday peak in the DC or in your own warehouse.

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BluJay’s Latest Software Releases Empower Global Supply Chains to Navigate Disruption

BluJay Solutions

DC Velocity shared a version of BluJay’s 20.2 In The News DC Velocitysoftware release announcement. Read the full story here. The post BluJay’s Latest Software Releases Empower Global Supply Chains to Navigate Disruption appeared first on BluJay Solutions Ltd.

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Why Use Augmented Reality in Your Warehouse or DC?

Talking Logistics

The post Why Use Augmented Reality in Your Warehouse or DC? While most everyone has heard of an augmented reality (AR) eyeglass-type product, many have only seen it being used for consumer applications. Now, the trend is to use this technology commercially; for the logistics industry, there are many potential use cases in a warehouse.

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To DC Or Not To DC? That is the Warehouse Design Question!

Supply Chain Game Changer

The post To DC Or Not To DC? Subscribe Here! Email Address. Subscribe to Supply Chain Game Changer. Network Optimization – What are your Success Criteria? . The fast growing E-Commerce channel makes it an attractive avenue for most companies to participate in. The tremendous amount of investment required to participate in online product sales requires explicit decision making as to how a company is going to fulfill those orders.

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Holiday Logistics: 5 Things Any Shipper Can do Now in the Warehouse or DC to Plan & Stay Competitive

Cerasis

shippers need an efficient and effective Distribution Center (DC) to support this consumer spending peak that takes place typically at this time of the year. Benchmark DC Systems to Handle the Volume. You’re placing undue stress on the DC when the same product is divided into different segments. Awareness is a VITAL state of mind during the busy holiday peak in the DC or in your own warehouse.

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Washington DC – Cancelled Popup

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Due to the evolving public health concern, Ivalua NOW Washington, D.C. If you have booked travel arrangements for Ivalua NOW Washington, D.C., The post Washington DC – Cancelled Popup appeared first on Ivalua ? Back to homepage | Visit ivalua.com. Ivalua NOW is Going Virtual! is going virtual!

Pandemic creates peaks and valleys of demand, transportation execs say

BluJay Solutions

DC Velocity’ s Ben Ames sat down with Chris Timmer, BluJay’s Chief Revenue Officer, to discuss BluJay’s recent partnerships and how COVID-19 impacted the supply chain and logistics industry as a whole, citing data from the July FMI report. In The News DC Velocity

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Eyes in the sky

PINC

Matt Yearling discusses the growing role of drones , advanced robotics, and yard management solutions to optimize supply chain efficiency with DC Velocity 's executive editor Mark Solomon. yard management digital supply chain drones DC VelocityPlease let us know what you think too.

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Jian Xu – DC

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The post Jian Xu – DC appeared first on Ivalua REGISTER NOW. Jian Xu, Ph.D.,CSCP. Procurement Director. REGISTER NOW. SESSION: DATE – HOUR. Lorem ipsum. Jian works as a Director of Procurement at Fannie Mae. She leads a team that is tasked with identifying, designing, and implementing best practices and innovative solutions in support of corporate procurement’s delivery of business objectives and performance excellence.

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Supply Chain News on A Review of Non Putaway Distribution Models that Improve DC Productivity by Eliminating a Pallet or Carton Touch

Supply Chain Digest

ossdocking, Merge in Transit, DC Bypass and More

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SCM Cloud at Oracle CloudWorld DC - March 24

Oracle SCM

The Cloud World DC event, taking place at the Marriott Marquis Washington, DC on Thursday, March 24 , will feature a session about Oracle Supply Chain Cloud entitled "Path To Supply Chain Cloud”. It will be part of the "Modernize Finance, Procurement, Projects and Supply Chain” track. Click here for full details. To learn more about Oracle Supply Chain Management applications, please visit www.oracle.com/scm. Normal. false. false. false. EN-US. X-NONE. X-NONE.

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BluJay says link with project44 will help users optimize supply chains – DC Velocity

BluJay Solutions

The post BluJay says link with project44 will help users optimize supply chains – DC Velocity appeared first on BluJay Solutions Ltd. BluJay Solutions announces a partnership with project44 to provide greater real-time visibility data to its users. The alliance will help empower companies to optimize their supply chains for the future across multiple industries and verticals in North America and Europe.

DC Velocity: For Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America (MCFA) and LeanCor Supply Chain Group, the Feeling is Mutual

LeanCor

Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America (MCFA) and LeanCor Supply Chain Group simultaneously act as buyer and supplier to each other—to the benefit of both. Carrier Management Transportation Management supply chain insights

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Addressing Labor Shortages in Warehouse and DC Operations

NC State SCRC

A group of executive joined SCRC faculty and staff for a one-day workshop held on February 28, 2019. Companies represented included Advanced Auto Parts, John Deere, Hanes Brands, UPS, FHI, Lenovo, GSK, Altria, and UNC Healthcare.

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The Three Stages of Distribution Center Optimization

CHAINalytics

By Richard Koch | Associate Director, Logistics Growth is good for a business but can severely strain any distribution center (DC) that can quickly become outmoded. There are many ways a company can go about optimizing an existing or future DC. Blog Service Supply Chain Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations DC Distribution Center Optimization Richard Koch SCOPs Supply Chain

Four Signs It’s Time to Optimize Your Distribution Center

CHAINalytics

But growth can severely strain an outmoded distribution center (DC), hampering productivity and fulfillment capabilities. In this two part blog series, I’ll offer some thoughts on the best way to optimize your existing and future DC to meet growing demands. It should be noted that a DC optimization […]. Blog Service Supply Chain Supply Chain Design Supply Chain Operations Transportation What's New DC Distribution Optimization Richard Koch SCOPs Supply Chain

Puma’s Newest DC Improves Service Levels

Supply Chain Brain

In the fast-moving sportswear market, one must be nimble to stay ahead of the competition. The increasing popularity of online shopping, accelerated by the COVID-19 pandemic, has brought entirely new challenges to retailers such as athletic and casual wear seller Puma.

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Supply Chain News on Research Says Impact of DC Robots on Job Numbers will be Modest over Next Decade, but Drive DeSkilling of Warehouse Work

Supply Chain Digest

Scrutiny of DC Workers Activity also Likely to become Relentless

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Consider This When Choosing Your Next DC Location

PLS Logistics

When a company outgrows its distribution capacity, it expands by opening a new distribution center (DC). The best approach to choosing your new DC location is to evaluate your entire logistics strategy. Transportation Capacity Managed Transportation distribution

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Chain Reaction Supply Chain Cartoon for April 2, 2019 on Earl Reveals His DC Dream before ProMat 2019

Supply Chain Digest

Will we see a DC Robot Army at Mongo

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Four Truths About DC Robots, Jobs, And Warehouse Execution

Lucas

As robots find their place in the DC, warehouse operators will face new challenges in coordinating and optimizing the work of humans and their robotic coworkers. Robots Are Not Killing DC Jobs. And I doubt that robots will have dire effects on DC employment in the next five years. Warehouse and DC jobs in the U.S. First generation DC robots – specifically autonomous mobile robots (AMRs) – are highly dependent on human workers to handle products.

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Supply Chain News on Market for DC Labor has Changed Dramatically, Workforce Expert Says

Supply Chain Digest

Brian Devine of ProLogistix Shares DC Worker Survey Data at Recent WERC Conference

Supply Chain News on Walmart to Build New Highly Automated Grocery DC in California

Supply Chain Digest

In Addition to EfficiencSies, New Design will Improve Lot of DC Workers, Walmart Says

5 Common Mistakes in Fulfillment Center & Distribution Center Design

The Network Effect

FC/DC designs processes often start with an emphasis on solving the known issues. Supply Chain Management DC design distribution center material handling warehouseBy Thompson Brockmann, Partner, Tompkins International. The common adage that management is both art and science is a truism. This adage serves as a way of indicating a rather complex reality involving management. Management is a science in that there are known facts and reasoning involved that produces dependable results.

6 Checks Every Supply Chain Should Take To Stay Healthy

Gravity Supply Chain

6 ways supply chain health checks ensure streamlined operations, mitigate risk, minimize disruption, meet customer needs and protect the bottom line.

Warehouse & DC News – August 2020

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The post Warehouse & DC News – August 2020 appeared first on Work Execution Software Solutions. Amazon Runs Out Of Space Amazon traditionally reserves flex space for peak seasons, but with a 40% spike in sales last quarter, their reserve is already above capacity with the holiday season right around the corner. According. Keep Reading. News Newsletter

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Warehouse and DC News – October 2020

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The post Warehouse and DC News – October 2020 appeared first on Work Execution Software Solutions. The ‘Biggest Ever’ Vaccine Distribution Campaign As manufacturers move closer to finalizing and distributing a vaccine for Covid-19, pharmaceutical companies are preparing for a massive surge in their distribution networks. Pfizer, has already invested $2 billion in. Keep Reading.

Warehouse and DC News – September 2020

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$6,000 DC Signing Bonuses Demand for warehouse workers is outpacing supply, leading to fierce competition for labor as we approach the busy holiday shipping season. The post Warehouse and DC News – September 2020 appeared first on Work Execution Software Solutions. To attract the workers they need, companies are beginning to. Keep Reading. News Newsletter

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Supply Chain News on Companies Adding Still More DC Jobs, as Amazon Wage Hike Complicates Recruitment for Others

Supply Chain Digest

Could Lack of DC Workers Crimp eCommerce Sales for Some Retailers

Warehouse & DC News – July 2020

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The post Warehouse & DC News – July 2020 appeared first on Work Execution Software Solutions. Robots Disinfect DCs Warehouses and distribution centers may soon have a new tool in their arsenal to keep their workers safe amid the continuing Coronavirus pandemic. A team from MIT’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. Keep Reading.

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What’s Driving the Increase in Transportation Management Technology Spend?

Talking Logistics

DC Velocity and Descartes have conducted a transportation benchmark study for the last two years to help transportation professionals understand what is driving the market, and how the strategy and tactics of top performers differ from the rest of the pack. Guest Commentary Guest Commentary - Descartes Transportation Management Systems Chris Jones DC Velocity Descartes e-commerce TMS transportation management systems

Weseley Discusses the Need for TMS Creativity in DC Velocity

3GTMS

In this DC Velocity article , 3Gtms CEO Mitch Weseley discusses the need for creative solutions to transportation challenges, and why the best TMS platforms enable flexibility that ultimately saves companies money. Read the full article, Keep Calm and Let the TMS Decide , at DC Velocity. The post Weseley Discusses the Need for TMS Creativity in DC Velocity appeared first on 3GTMS.

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DC Motors Applications and Characteristics

Insights Solutions Global

DC motors are a good choice when you need a motor that has a high starting torque and is relatively inexpensive. The post DC Motors Applications and Characteristics appeared first on Insight Solutions Global. In fact, it has many advantages and can be used in various fields such as transportation, industry and daily life. Motor

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