Tue.Aug 22, 2017

How to Win in Retail: Be Something Amazon is Not

Supply Chain Nation

In a recent CNBC article, Retailers are finally starting to buck Amazon’s takeover , Jim Cramer highlighted some good points about Amazon and the retail industry. However, there was a point that I disagree with, which was how the only way retailers can beat Amazon is to become more like Amazon.

5 Benefits a 3PL Can Offer Smaller Businesses

PLS Logistics

Are you a small business owner? Then you know that sometimes you can be overwhelmed with all the orders and the urgent need to meet all the delivery requirements, whether it’s the material needed for production or a final delivery to your customer.

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Industrial PC Enclosure: Thermal Management Tips for Shop Floor Computers


With computer-use on the rise in extreme environments, the shop floor needs PC protection that defends against elevated levels of heat, humidity, dust and debris. Products like the climate controlled industrial PC enclosure are more appealing to industrial buyers.


The Logistics Destination of Southern California

Supply Chain Link

As the sixth largest economy in the world 1 and the largest gateway for international trade and domestic commerce in the United States 2 , California continues to provide an ideal location for logistics solutions such as ocean transportation and distribution.

Chasing Amazon? Learn About Dynamic Warehousing Strategies

Amazon has significantly changed the supply chain rules. This white paper addresses how on-demand warehousing helps organizations even the playing field by combatting Amazon scale with industry scale and meeting evolving consumer expectations.

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Overhaul of Data Input Creates Efficiencies Across Entire Supply Chain

Supply Chain 24/7

By utilizing the Gemini Series® mobile data collection solution, Welch’s improves its warehouse and inventory management operations


The Importance of Country-Specific Customization and Localization

Value Unchained

In today’s global economy, businesses must operate without boundaries and serve customers in every corner of the world.


A Replenishment Story – Turning Stock Warriors into Stock Analysts

RELEX Solutions

When I first began working in a retail superstore as a teenager, I often clocked out at 10pm; just as the nightshift was deployed. Deployed” being the right word. An army unit of stockers would gather as the night replenishment managers drilled them – “Joe – Pet Food”, “Mary – Frozen”, etc.

Supply Chain News on Strong Q2 for Three of Four Public LTL Carriers, as Profits Soar

Supply Chain Digest

Group has One of Its Strongest Quarters in Some Time, as Rates Up Solidly


Leveraging Supply Chain Data for Competitive Advantage

What does it mean to become a digital business or digital supply chain?