With Black Friday here today and Cyber Monday only 3 days away, it’s important to take a step back and identify what your supply chain needs to have a successful holiday shopping (and shipping) season. Source link
In a distribution center, fast and accurate order fulfillment defines success. But as SKU counts increase and order profiles change, racking and slotting systems that functioned adequately in the past may begin to compromise order fulfillment efficiency. Additionally, increased picking complexity and operator travel times mean distribution center managers face challenges of efficiently stocking, fulfilling
In an era of expanded digital networks, smarter connected devices and integrated systems, businesses are turning to data-driven intelligence to guide decisions to help improve efficiency and protect their bottom line. For operations with lift truck fleets, telemetry programs can produce a wealth of relevant small data insights for quick conversion into actionable business intelligence.
Gone are the days when self-driving vehicles were confined to science fiction and bold predictions of the future. Autonomous technologies have blossomed into well-developed, ready-to-deploy solutions. One of the most competitive arenas for this development is the automotive market, with ride-sharing companies and auto manufacturers alike pouring funding into development and establishing pilot programs for
Perhaps no corporate executive in America has been whiplashed more by President Donald Trump’s trade wars than Tom Werner. It’s not that his company, San Jose, California-based solar-panel maker SunPower Corp., has been ruined by the trade tumult. In some ways, it’s arguably no worse off today than it was before Trump imposed tariffs on