Articles | June 2015

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Ocean Spray: Tastes Good, Good for You and the Environment

When Ocean Spray wanted to reduce its carbon footprint, they found the answers they were looking for from an MBA student.

Reader Profile

Kelvin Miller: Home Away From Home for the Troops

Kelvin Miller, an equipment and mobility readiness spare parts allocation supervisor with the military contractor DynCorp International, manages inventory and gets it ready to deploy when the time comes.

Commentary

John Costanzo

3PL LineJohn Costanzo

It's Time for an Automotive Aftermarket Logistics Tuneup

Aftermarket parts providers must take advantage of innovations in the supply chain to remain competitive in today’s global market.

Steven Page

Online Exclusive3PL LineSteven Page

Three Tips for Doing Business in Canada

When selling products across the northern border, these three tips can help.

Felecia Stratton

Checking InFelecia Stratton

Engineering Green DNA

Companies are breaking through functional silos to initiate sweeping sustainability mandates.

Jeremy Boudinet

Online ExclusiveIT MattersJeremy Boudinet

Gamification: A New Way of Tracking and Improving KPIs

A little healthy competition between employees can help to improve performance and metrics.

Kristen Celecki

IT MattersKristen Celecki

Ditch the Spreadsheet and Grow Your Business with Quality Data

To grow and evolve, shippers of all sizes need the high-quality data provided by modern technologies.

Karen Folino

Online ExclusiveIT MattersKaren Folino

Dealing With Demurrage, the Dreaded D-Word

Paul A. Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul A. Myerson

How to Cut Seven Non-Traditional Wastes

These seven non-traditional forms of waste can have a direct impact on your bottom line.

John Ellis

Online ExclusiveViewpointJohn Ellis

How to Use Safety Measures to Reduce Lift Truck Accident Damage

Proper safety measures can reduce costs, injuries, and down time caused by forklift impacts.

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Ten Tips

Cutting Costs While Delighting Customers

Cost reductions are uncovered from raw materials to end delivery, but companies must focus on its customers to keep them satisfied.

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