Supply Chain Management Blog

Insight for Warehouse and DC Operators

Dallas Warehousing Still Going Strong

Warehousing in Dallas is still growing, and with it the demand for lumper and 3PL services. If you are looking for a way to gauge the status of manufacturing, ecommerce, and consumer products companies, look no further than the booming growth of warehouse space development in the Dallas area. These types of businesses are buying…
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Key Elements of Warehouse Safety

If you work in a warehouse, you face dozens of possible accident scenarios that can leave you hobbled for years to come. With nearly one million warehouse workers in the United States, it is amazing there are not more on the job accidents. According to the United States Department of Labor, slip and falls represent…
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Supporting Employees in Times of Increased Pressure

Thanks to continuous growth and competition in the warehouse industry, the pressures of everyday task completion are mounting on employees at a very high rate. In the past five years, the warehousing industry in the US has grown to revenues of $27bn, up 5.4% from the previous period (IBISWorld). With total leasing expected to reach…
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Dallas-Fort Worth Market a Must for Warehousing

Bustling Dallas, TX in the Nighttime 2018 has been kind to the distribution industry, and Dallas-Fort Worth especially, when it comes to the warehousing sector. For those established in the area, the growth is a positive point of emphasis for future business ventures, and for those seeking a new place to call home, a move…
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Grocers Seek Inspiration as Online Heats Up

Just a handful of years ago, American society became trusting enough to use our credit cards for online transactions. Quickly making retail purchases online became a rote activity, and its meteoric rise led to retail e-commerce spending of $99B in Q4 2017 with no sign of slowing down. The next big injection in e-commerce dollars…
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Top 4 Warehouse KPIs Every Manager Should Measure

Key performance indicators allow warehousing companies to define and identify progress toward set business goals. KPIs are vital to the success of every warehouse company but will vary from business to business. They are a reflection of a company’s vision and mission and provide the means by which a company’s inbound freight handling performancecan be assessed…
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Five Strategies for Better Warehouse Profitability

The warehousing industry is an essential part of any growing economy. The industry has been instrumental in aiding the growth of e-Commerce and maintaining a steady supply of products in markets spread across the globe. Issues like high turnover rates and rising lease costs have painted a gloomy picture for profits warehousing sector. The good…
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