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- Delivering the goods. MacWhannell, Kate // Marketing Event;Apr2001, p37
Provides information on how logistics companies manage the distribution of equipment to an exhibition venue. Problems faced by logistics companies in the delivery process; Factors that should be considered in the punctual delivery of equipment; Overview of how logistics companies deal with the...
- Breaking New Ground. Atkinson, Helen // JoC Week;9/30/2002, Vol. 3 Issue 39, pL-22
Focuses on the logistics strategies used by warehouses according to a survey conducted by the International Warehouse Logistics Association. Geographic diversification; Vendor-managed inventory; tailoring of dedicated warehouse facilities.
- Liquid assets. // Works Management;Apr2003, Vol. 56 Issue 4, p35
Focuses on the selection of Calidus-e from Open Business Solutions on the warehouses of drinks logistics business company Tradeteam in Great Britain. Evaluation of the warehousing system of the company; Ability of the system to support the business of the company.
- Tomorrow's warehouse. Dixon, Russ // Snack Food & Wholesale Bakery;May2000, Vol. 89 Issue 5, pTD10
Focuses on warehousing and the practice of logistics in the United States. Goal of modern supply chain management; Trends that are changing warehouses; Information on the most influential trend shaping warehousing.
- Chilling business. Garrison, Bob // Dairy Field;Jul99, Vol. 182 Issue 7, p64
Presents an interview with warehousing company executives in the United States. Dairy products industry's reduction of expenditures; Real estate industry's investment in the refrigerated warehousing industry; Changes in the relationship between industry players and dairy processors; Reduction...
- The Best in Warehousing. Krause, Kristin S. // Traffic World;4/15/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 15, p15
Presents the 10 Best Warehouse Networks for 2002 in the U.S. Determination of warehouse location; Identification of service and cost requirement; Role of distribution centers on business logistics.
- 21 warehousing trends in the 21st century. Brockmann, Thompson // IIE Solutions;Jul99, Vol. 31 Issue 7, p36
Discusses 21 trends to ensure that warehousing will continue to be a dynamic function in the logistics supply chain in the 21st century. Focus on the customer; Continuous flow of materials and information; Value-added services; Information technology; Space and time compression; Distribution...
- The Changing Warehouse. Boyce, Clayton // Traffic World;2/1/99, Vol. 257 Issue 5, p9
Reports the need for contract logistics and value-added services in warehouse management in the United States. Adoption of third-party logistics and international trade; Implementation of repackaging, branding and inventory control services; Transformation into asset-based integrators.
- Warehouses pick, pack and build to order. Aichlmayr, Mary // Transportation & Distribution;May2001, Vol. 42 Issue 5, p87
Presents information on the issues surrounding the warehousing services in the United States (U.S.) as of May 2001. Overview of the survey result on the growth of third-party logistics providers in the U.S. (3PL); Role of warehousing services in the 3PL market; Difference between contract and...