Articles | February 2015

Feature Stories

Case Studies

I.T. Toolkit

The Kings of ACE

When it came time to face the ACE, HW St. John bet on an automated solution that streamlines processes and deals customers a winning hand.

Reader Profile

Lauren Corbett: Help is on the Way

Lauren Corbett, program assistant, acquisitions and logistics at International Relief and Development, secures donated supplies, and makes sure they get to people in need.


Felecia Stratton

Checking InFelecia Stratton

Supply Chain Education and the Integration of Things

The role of supply chain practitioner is evolving by integrating technology, functional expertise, and experience to identify problems and engineer solutions.

Mark Burstein

IT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyMark Burstein

Protecting Your Brand With Product Lifecycle Management

Product Lifecycle Management software produces metrics that can help business make sure they are using ethical vendors.

Peter Zaballos

Online ExclusiveIT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyPeter Zaballos

Searching For the New Perfect Order

Retailers need new technologies and capabilities to operate in a new omni-channel world.

Bruce Horan

Online ExclusiveIT Matters: Logistics & Supply Chain TechnologyBruce Horan

Improving Your Fleet With Telematics

Telematics technology can bring improved operational visibility to fleet management.

Paul A. Myerson

The Lean Supply ChainPaul A. Myerson

Designing a New Strategy for a New Year

Debunking these five myths helps retailers and manufacturers see the real value of dedicated returns management.

Brandon Levey

Online ExclusiveViewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisBrandon Levey

How to Make Physical Inventory Counts Less Stressful

Implementing a cycle-counting program makes physical inventory counts a lot less daunting.

Erez Schanin

Viewpoint: Logistics & Supply Chain AnalysisErez Schanin

Seven Common Shipping Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

By paying close attention to detail, shippers can avoid the following simple mistakes.


Ten Tips

Fine-Tuning Your Warehouse Layout

Developing an efficient and safe warehouse can be challenging. Use this advice to get the most out of your warehouse.

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