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

Supply Chain Game Changer

The post To DC Or Not To DC? Subscribe Here! Email Address. Check out 5 E-Commerce Order Fulfillment Choices! 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.

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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.

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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.

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How to Achieve Six-Figure Benefits from Digitizing Paper-Based Supply Chain Operations

DC Operations survey, the average size for a single dis- tribution center is 264,445 square feet – and many. © 2017 Sunil Koul. All rights reserved. Six-figure benefits from digitizing supply chain operations | 0. How to achieve. six-figure benefits from. digitizing paper-based.

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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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

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.

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”.

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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

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

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.

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.

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Supply Chain Comment on The Great DC Labor Crisis

Supply Chain Digest

Growth in Wages Finally Starting to Catch Up with Growth in Jobs, but Dynamics Vary Significantly by Market

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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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Supply Chain News on Treatment of Pregnant Workers in the DC a Growing Legal Issue

Supply Chain Digest

Group of Senators Demands Information from XPO after Article on Miscarriages by New York Times

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.

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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.

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

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.

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Supply Chain News on Is Working in a DC like Toiling in the Gulag

Supply Chain Digest

Undercover Report by UK Paper Finds DC Job is Tough, Demeaning. Is that Just the Way it Is

Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on Best Markets for DC Labor

Supply Chain Digest

New Report from CBRE Includes Chart Plotting Warehouse Labor Cost and Supply

Ikea Russia’s new DC will be Jungheinrich’s biggest project yet

Supply Chain Movement

Jungheinrich group will act as general contractor for all intralogistics equipment installed at the new DC – which is located 50 kilometres north-west of Moscow – while also performing the role of systems integrator. Cases dc distribution centre Ikea intralogistics Jungheinrich moscow

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Supply Chain News on Bad News for Shippers Continues as DC Availability Falls for Amazing 33rd Consecutive Quarter

Supply Chain Digest

Lease Levels Once Again Far Exceed New Space Built

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Supply Chain Thought Leadership Video Series on Applying Machine Learning to DC Productivity

Supply Chain Digest

Machine Learning Can be Successfully Applied to Improve Labor Planning

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Supply Chain News on UK Grocer Ocado Developing Robot to Assist DC Service Technicians

Supply Chain Digest

SecondHands Humanoids Meant to Fetch Tools, Move Ladders, Remove Bolts to Make Technician Job Easier Using AI

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Supply Chain Graphic of the Week on No Wonder You Cannot Find Shop Floor or DC Workers

Supply Chain Digest

In an Inversion, Number of Job Openings Exceeds the Number of Unemployed

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Job opening: Manager Supply Chain Planning EMEA bij Herbalife

Supply Chain Movement

People ambitie carrière dc distributiecentrum edc erp FMCG food herbalife Oracle vacature Venray Looking to make new strides in your career? Then look no further. A career at Herbalife offers a chance to change lives.

Toys“R”Us, Canada partners with SCI Logistics to Open New DC

Supply Chain Network

To better accommodate its customers in Western Canada, Toys“R”Us, Canada has partnered with SCI Logistics to open a new distribution centre in Delta, British Columbia. The 180,000 sq. facility is strategically positioned to receive goods from overseas and domestic manufacturers who can now ship directly to British Columbia for distribution to local Toys“R”Us and Babies“R”Us stores.

Supply Chain News on DHL Leading the Charge to Bring Smart Glasses to the DC with Expansion of its Pilot Program

Supply Chain Digest

Successful Program at Ricoh DC in Europe to be Expanded in Scope, Implemented in Next Phase Pilots Across the Globe

15 Million DC Devices Are On A Fast Path To Obsolescence

Lucas

Windows Sunset is a big deal for every manufacturer, logistics provider, and DC using Windows-based RF, voice and vehicle mount devices. Recent malware attacks highlighted the dangers of running PCs with outdated and unsupported operating systems.

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15 Million DC Devices Are On A Fast Path To Obsolescence

Lucas

Windows Sunset is a big deal for every manufacturer, logistics provider, and DC using Windows-based RF, voice and vehicle mount devices. Recent malware attacks highlighted the dangers of running PCs with outdated and unsupported operating systems.

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15 Million DC Devices Are On A Fast Path To Obsolescence

Lucas

Windows Sunset is a big deal for every manufacturer, logistics provider, and DC using Windows-based RF, voice and vehicle mount devices. Recent malware attacks highlighted the dangers of running PCs with outdated and unsupported operating systems.

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Supply Chain News on Still Many Opportunities to Improve Order Picking Productivity in the DC without

Supply Chain Digest

Better Smarts Can Improve Order Batching, Optimal Pick Paths, More, Lucas Executive Says

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Supply Chain News on DC Embracing Autonomous Mobile Robots, but Impact on Jobs is Minimal If Any

Supply Chain Digest

AMRs Replace Traditional Tuggers in Job where Humans Add Little Value

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