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Technology Innovation in Cutting Operations Time in Warehouse

Technology Innovation in Cutting Operations Time in Warehouse

Warehousing is an important activity in the industry. Whatever may be the nature and size of industry, warehouses are needed to keep the materials safely and provide materials promptly when needed. Warehouse enables the manufacturing companies to store materials and spares required for running, repairing and maintenance of plant and machinery. Warehouses are also used to store the finished goods […]

by · December 18, 2015 · Warehouse, WMS
Home Depot to boost rapid supply chain order fulfillment by opening 3rd direct fulfillment centre

Home Depot to boost rapid supply chain order fulfillment by opening 3rd direct fulfillment centre

Maximizing order fulfillment is an important objective in any supply chain, particularly in the retail market and even more so in an omni-channel environment with customer orders coming in from all sorts of directions. Home Depot, the US retailer who brand themselves as being the world’s largest home improvement specialty retailer with stores in all 50 states of the US, […]

by · October 1, 2015 · Distribution, WMS
What lies in store for the warehouse of the future and its impact on the supply chain?

What lies in store for the warehouse of the future and its impact on the supply chain?

Cisco believes that the future of warehousing will be steered towards automating and integrating the supply chain. However this does not necessarily include the automated handling of materials. According to Jack Allen, the Senior Director of Logistics Manufacturing Solutions at Cisco, he says that in Cisco’s opinion, far too much emphasis is being put on mechanical technology in warehouses. Instead […]

by · July 27, 2015 · Distribution, Supply Chain, WMS
Supply Chain Station summarizes the WERC 2015 conference

Supply Chain Station summarizes the WERC 2015 conference

The Warehouse Educational and Research Council (WERC) have just concluded their 2015 conference in Orlando, hot on the heels of JDA Focus 2015. It’s business conference season in Orlando, and the supply chain conferences and shows are coming thick and fast. This is the third show in a row to be covered here in Florida by Supply Chain Station. The […]

by · May 7, 2015 · Manufacturing, WMS