Articles | March 2014

Feature Stories

Case Studies

Home furnishings from Badcock Hom Furniture & More

I.T. Toolkit

Cloud-based System Furnishes Supply Chain Visibility

Faced with long lead times and potential production delays, Badcock Furniture and More invested in a cloud-based tool.

Ax Torres, outbound shipping supervisor, AGCO Corporation

Reader Profile

Ax Torres: Plowing Ahead

Ax Torres supervises outbound shipping at agricultural machinery company AGCO Corporation.


Keith Biondo

Checking InKeith Biondo

A New Spin on Global Trade

Global logistics trends offer opportunities, but also drive the need for better global supply chain control.

Curtis Greve

Reverse LogisticsCurtis Greve

How to Profit from Outsourcing

Outsourcing reverse logistics to a third-party logistics provider offers shippers flexibility and cost savings.

Anne Yarmark

Smart Moves: Supply Chain Careers & Education AdviceAnne Yarmark

5 Steps for Improving Your Logistics Training

Effective employee training programs benefit workers and align with corporate business objectives to drive results.

Cheryl Bikowski

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisCheryl Bikowski

5 Lift Truck Innovations That Will Change Your Warehouse

New lift trucks feature device mounts, rugged tablets, digital controls, hydrogen fuel cells and auto guided navigation.


Ten Tips

Selecting a Bar-code Scanning System

Before choosing a bar-code scanning system, consider your facility’s needs and current bar-code technology.


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