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Order fulfillment at Educational Development Corp.
EDC brought in a WMS, lights, powered conveyor and sortation to write a new chapter in the book distributor’s distribution story.
Educational Development Corp. writes a new chapter in distribution
When business surged as a result of social media and a new distribution method, children’s book distributor Educational Development Corp. designed a new DC, bringing automation to the company’s processes. The result has been considerably more storage and a major improvement in productivity.
Top 20 Warehouses for 2018
Modern’s look at the largest 3PL and refrigerated facilities by size shows continued strength for both markets.
Packaging Corner: Move from component-based to system-based design
Unit-load design software can improve the performance of an entire packaging system while simultaneously reducing cost and modifying the pallet design as needed.
End-of-life management: Have a plan
Planning for the inevitable will ensure low costs, high productivity and improved safety across your lift truck fleet.
Delivering Pills on Demand - Automation and Digitization at Pharmaceutical Companies
New industry regulations, the consumerization of healthcare, and the persistent need to replace antiquated logistics approaches are pushing pharmaceutical companies to integrate more technology, automation and digitization into their end-to-end supply chains.
New benefits realized in a connected world
We’re all experiencing the effect our hyper-connected society is having in our day-to-day lives.
On-Demand Warehousing Prepares for Take Off
It’s a simple concept. Warehouse space sized to a company’s immediate needs and located close to the final customer. That combination is making on-demand warehousing a powerful alternative to long-term warehouse arrangements for companies ranging from Fortune 100 to startups.
60 Seconds with…Nick Vyas, University of Southern California
A former supply chain executive, Vyas is the executive director and co-founder of the University of Southern California’s Marshall Center for Global Supply Chain Management and assistant professor of clinical data sciences and operations. MMH sat down with Nick to discus on-demand warehousing.
Brewery adds density, flexibility and control with end-to-end solution
Gantry cranes handle changes in SKUs, packaging and seasonal peaks while providing powerful software tools.
Ergonomics knowledge drives action for Parker Hannifin
Enterprise-wide visibility and training—including employees outside traditional ergonomics roles—leads to 54% reduction in recordables.
Industrial ceiling fan includes optional LED attachment.
Vecna Robotics now a standalone company, separates from Vecna Technologies
With new business, leadership and investor, the provider of self-driving industrial vehicles plans enhanced production and innovation to meet growing demand.
Zebra Technologies appoints Steve Williams as chief supply chain officer
Williams joins Zebra with more than 20 years of global tech experience in supply chain.
Multi FleXL Stretch Hood Machine
The Multi FleXL stretch hood machine by Lachenmeier effectively secures and protects large loads, including those at risk of exposure to the elements, during transport and storage. The Multi FleXL is designed to wrap loads from 500 x 500 mm and up to 3200 length x 1700 width mm, with a maximum height…