As the holiday season inches closer, companies need to prepare themselves for the onslaught of online buying that is set to take place. According to the 2016 Holiday Outlook from PwC, shoppers will be spending 10 percent more money on gifts this year than they spent last year, while 62 percent of retailers expect their … Read moreLogistics Companies Must Optimize Delivery Methods This Holiday Season
A safely stacked warehouse might seem like a straightforward proposition. If boxes aren’t falling over or starting to sway, they must not be overstacked, right? Unfortunately, some warehouses can find themselves putting their workers and stock in danger by overlooking some seemingly minor issues. Here is a look at some of the most common ones … Read moreIs Your Warehouse Overlooking These Common Warehouse Stacking Issues?
At the recent annual conferences for APICS and CSCMP, the industry’s top professionals focused on some of the challenges that the industry is facing at the moment. Here is a look at three concerns that need to be addressed to help ensure a bright future for the supply chain industry. Talent Crisis on the Horizon … Read more3 Top Focuses for Ensuring a Bright Future for the Supply Chain
Most businesses are used to dealing with assets like equipment, inventory, property, plants and even intellectual property. However, now they must all contend with a new type of asset that is proving to be tricky to navigate: data. While data itself is nothing new, the sheer amount of it that is suddenly available is unprecedented. … Read moreData Management Will Determine a Company’s Future Relevancy