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If You Build in Value, They Will Come

How to attract industrial and distribution tenants to your market.
As the cost of doing business continues to rise around major metropolitan areas, industrial and distribution operators are looking for ways to dramatically reduce costs, and considerations for relocation are real.
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GENCO Supports Hershey’s Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Program at Utah Distribution Center

This program helps Hershey with its commitment to environmental sustainability.
Hershey’s Zero-Waste-to-Landfill Program is intended to divert materials that would typically end up in landfills to alternate channels, such as recycling, reuse or incineration.
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Menlo Expands in Singapore

Menlo Worldwide Logistics opened a new 37,000-square-meter warehousing and retail distribution-management facility in Singapore this week.
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DHL’s Exel Opens DC in Texas

The new 250,000-square-foot distribution center brings nearly 100 jobs to the Laredo, Texas community and will support U.S./Mexico cross-border supply chains.
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Ryder Expands Food Packaging Capability

Enhancements to Food Logistics Center in Beaver Dam, Wisc. will help food manufacturers achieve best-in-class supply chain execution.
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Cat Logistics Expands Mexico Parts Network

Cat Logistics announced its sixth new parts distribution center slated for opening in mid 2013 in San Luis Potosi, Mexico.
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Chinese Logistics Companies Urged to Expand Abroad

To further improve China's current trading capabilities, the Ministry of Commerce is hoping nationwide logistics companies will continue to purchase overseas distribution centers.
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Thailand Floods May Continue to Disrupt Global Supply Chains Throughout 2012

According to some global insurers, Thailand's recent flooding may negatively impact global supply chains throughout the coming months.
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NATPET Creates European Distribution Centers

The National Petrochemical Industrial Company has partnered with two European logistics providers to develop new European distribution centers.
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Assurance of Supply: A Top Concern for Manufacturers

Every manufacturer has an assurance of supply problem to some extent due to the complexity of global sourcing. For years, manufacturers were blessed with high margins but margins have grown paper thin. You can’t fill up your distribution centers with excess inventory – not only is there a cost factor but the pace of business and consumer buying trends causes goods to quickly turn obsolete. Assurance of supply provides the speed and agility that is essential to being able to compete in today’s market.


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World-Class Warehousing and Material Handling, 1st Edition

Filled with proven operational solutions, it will guide managers as they develop a warehouse master plan, one designed to minimize the effects of supply chain inefficiencies as it improves logistics accuracy and inventory management - and reduces overall warehousing expense.

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