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Take control of inventory management to stay successful

Are your operations where you want them to be? Lax operations can be costly both in time and money, so it’s critical to get a handle on the logistics of your warehouse. If you staff your operation with the right … Continue reading

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Amazon has caused more warehouses to look at their inefficiencies

Amazon has risen over the past decade as the business to beat in terms of customer service and availability. In order to compete, businesses of all sectors have had to become more on-demand for their customers, and each aspect of … Continue reading

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E-commerce operations sends warehouses to new heights

When dealing with an e-commerce operation, warehouse managers know that their facilities need to be equipped to handle material handling equipment moving inventory in and out for distribution. Additionally, with orders going to all different locations, it’s critical to keep … Continue reading

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Keep track of your store inventory

With e-commerce increasingly becoming the way that people shop, brick and mortar stores are feeling the pressure of trying to get customers in the door and buying their inventory. As a manager, you should have the complete picture of what … Continue reading

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Small businesses struggle to find warehouse talent

Finding the right skilled workers to handle material handling equipment can be a struggle for many manufacturing companies, as hiring managers are having a hard time securing top talent. However, depending on the size of your business, the applicant pool … Continue reading

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Rents for prime distribution space on the rise

More consumers are returning to the stores thanks in part to economic confidence. Retailers have found their material handling carts filled with goods to help meet consumer demand, as more people loosen their purse strings. However, it’s important to make … Continue reading

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It’s not too early to think about the holiday shopping season

It may be mid-summer, but that doesn’t mean that retailers are forgetting about the holiday season looming around the corner. With the holiday shopping season happening earlier every year, it behooves retailers to start their plans as early as possible … Continue reading

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Small businesses need to keep control of their inventory

Dealing with inventory as a small business may not be intuitive to many. Leaving warehouse management to the e-commerce giants such as Amazon can seem like a good idea, but properly inventory management helps ensure you get the most out … Continue reading

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Stay on track of product demand both in-store and online

The footwear industry relies heavily on in-store sales, as customers frequently want to try on the shoes before they purchase. This means that material handling carts filled with inventory are frequently bringing products from the warehouse to store backrooms to … Continue reading

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Smart scanning inventory practices

When you’re bringing new inventory into your warehouse on material handling carts, you need to make sure you’re properly tracking what is going on and off the shelves. It’s critical to have good inventory control, otherwise you could end up … Continue reading

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