Businesses that put a lot of investment into sound logistics can see tremendous success. Logistics actually originated with the military, where the term was used to describe the process of delivering supplies and weapons to troops, which is something that often took place under dangerous circumstances and across challenging terrain. When applied to business, it … Read moreThe Right Logisticians Can Help a Business Thrive
Without smooth warehouse receiving operations, it is easy to lose track of products and difficult to identify the source of problems, and this can have a negative impact on a business’s profitability. That is why a comprehensive warehouse management program is essential for supply chain success. Many of the decisions that are made in warehouses … Read moreOverhauling Warehouse Receiving Operations
In 2017, diversity in procurement is expected to take center stage. Diversity will be the focus of a summit held by the Institute for Supply Management this spring, and there are several reasons that instituting such a program can make a big difference for your company as well as your customers. Many top firms are … Read moreResolve to Boost Supplier Diversity in 2017
If your warehouse has inefficiencies, you need to straighten them out as quickly as possible or you could find your entire operation in jeopardy. Unfortunately, these problems are not always immediately obvious. Here are a few signs that you need to take action. Disorganization If your warehouse is always messy with carelessly placed items strewn … Read moreIs Your Warehouse Inefficient?