TITLE

Seasoning the warehouse

AUTHOR(S)
Hickey, Kathleen
PUB. DATE
November 2003
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);11/24/2003, Vol. 4 Issue 47, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the advantages of shared warehousing trend among retailers. Rationale of Home Depot for adopting shared warehousing; Increased interest in shared warehousing from both large and midsize shippers across all industries; Services provided by third-party logistics provider such as USCO Logistics; View of John M. Pagliari of Panattoni Development on designing multi-tenant buildings to accommodate the shared warehousing trend.
ACCESSION #
11526213

 

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