Cross Border eCommerce – Key to Successful Entry in North America


When seller brands dream of penetrating the international e-commerce markets, they usually picture North America – and they have justifiable reasons for this: As of 2018, the average revenue per online shopper is the highest for the United States.

On-demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report


On-demand warehousing entered the supply chain and logistics market in 2014 and has been growing ever since. Just as Airbnb turns unused guest rooms into a commodity, on-demand warehousing turns “dead space” into a valuable commercial asset.

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26 warehouse pros reveal the most important factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse

6 River Systems

As warehouses embrace technology to optimize the supply chain and reduce fulfillment costs , many companies are considering making the move to an automated warehouse. That said, there are many factors to consider when moving to an automated warehouse. Warehouse Automation

On-Demand Warehousing Quarterly Pricing and Usage Report


<p>On-demand warehousing entered the supply chain and logistics market in 2014. Every year, more data is available to help us better understand how on-demand warehousing is playing a role in the modern supply chain.</p> </p> <blockquote><h3>This report is the second in a quarterly series that highlights trends and insights in on-demand warehousing.</h3></blockquote>

Top Supply Chain and Logistics Automation Trends to Watch for in 2019


Download WhitePaper. Robotics in the Warehouse and Loading Docks Will Streamline Order Fulfillment and Reduce Delays The use of robots in the warehouse and unloading docks will help a company streamline order fulfillment as well.

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Business intelligence critical for logistics firms as IT investment environment improves


Transport and logistics companies are investing into four key areas above all others: Business intelligence; transportation management; warehouse management; and supply chain visibility. Download the full report here. .

This Week in Logistics News (April 20-24, 2015)

Talking Logistics

Swisslog acquires warehouse automation provider FORTE Industries in the United States. February 2015 North American Freight Numbers. AWS revenues grew 49 percent in Q1 2015 compared to Q1 2014, while the rest of its North America business grew 22 percent.

Retail Distribution Center Automation: 6 Factors to Consider

C3 Solutions

Download for later. would need over 452,000 more warehouse workers. [6]. 7] As warehousing requirements have increased , the most desirable lands just outside city cores that are close to transport arteries have been snapped up. This article is part of our Retail Program.

Supply Chain Innovation: How to Build an Award-Winning Supply Chain


Last month, Lennox Residential was runner-up in the 2015 Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Supply Chain Innovation competition, arguably the top supply chain award in North America. Source: Supply Chain Digest.

Do You Have a Proactive Supply Chain Design or a Reactive One?

Talking Logistics

With such widespread advances in digital help both inside and outside the warehouse, the modern supply chain should naturally gravitate toward proactive design. While civil unrest could slow down production or shipments in a foreign country, natural disasters can accomplish just as much shipping disruption in North America.

LSPs and Freight Forwarders optimistic on market recovery

BluJay Solutions

Click here to download the survey results. Download Kewill’s White Paper: Fighting Back Against Rising Fuel Costs. Freight Forwarding (Software) Kewill Logistics Logistics (Software) Supply Chain Supply Chain (software) Transportation Management (TMS) Warehousing Management (Software

Logistics Services Providers Shift Investment Focus Outside BRIC Markets

BluJay Solutions

In particular China and India, with annual economic growth rates many multiples ahead of North America and Europe. They have good transport and trade links not only with the BRIC countries, but with North America and the EU.


26 logistics professionals reveal the biggest trends in logistics technology

6 River Systems

Logistics technologies such as robotic warehouse systems make automation a reality, while drones improve last-mile delivery capabilities and better tracking with tools like RFID tags improve visibility throughout the supply chain. Warehouse Efficiency

Lull Case Study: Order Fulfillment that Doesn’t Keep You Up at Night


The FLEXE Supply team sourced additional warehouse providers in the FLEXE network—all of which were already running on the FLEXE software platform. With a flexible warehousing and order fulfillment solution, Lull has been able to reinvest in their business and growth strategy.

Unilever Gains Visibility & Control Over the Most Unpredictable Spend Category


Unilever’s relationship with JAGGAER goes all the way back to 1998 with what was then Unilever’s Transportation Business Center (TBC) in North America. Download the case study in PDF here now.

Shippers Caused the Truck Driver Shortage


Drivers can download an app, accept a load, and then have the shipment tracked via their smartphone. “We If they are made to wait too long picking goods up at a warehouse, the visibility solution proves that, and they are paid for that as well.

New online insight hub revealed to increase intelligence resources for supply chain decision makers


Historically, we’ve done this through free to download whitepapers and reports but have increasingly looked to webinars where key decision makers and influential stakeholders can share best practice in their industry directly with the market between events as well. .

Three High-impact Areas and Easy Wins in Grocery Retail Supply Chains

RELEX Solutions

If your average numbers for your warehouse or distribution center are on-target, but stores keep telling you that they’re getting too much, or too little, or that stock is arriving too late, it may be time to look at your allocations. By having multiple batch sizes, you can reduce handling costs and possibly even create substitutes for out-of-stock products at the warehouse. It’s free to download if you’d like to find out more. A supply chain is always a work in progress.

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[INFOGRAPHIC] The End of Made In China Manufacturing


Six of the 10 are in Asia, while several others are in North America and eastern Europe. You can download the entire study and the eBook now for FREE on your kindle at Amazon here.

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