Ranges from warehousing to distribution centers and advancements in automation that are shaping the sector.


IWLA Convention Focuses on 3PLs

Companies want more than traditional warehousing from 3PLs
IWLA March convention focuses on 3PL services.
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Geodis Wilson Opens New Hubs for O&G

New global logistics hub network will serve the oil and gas industry
Geodis Wilson announced expansion of its global network of operating hubs.
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Hill International Acquires UK Engineering Firm

Construction risk firm adds engineering group.
Cadogans expertise primarily in energy, but broader capabilities will result from combination.
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Intelligrated Introduces Enhanced Robotic Solution

Increase flexibility and load stability are benefits claimed.
Next-generation robotic technology increases product-handling flexibility and load stability.
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Amazon Creating 80,000 Seasonal Jobs at New Fulfillment, Sortation Centers

Amazon.com announced it is creating 80,000 seasonal positions across its U.S. network of fulfillment and sortation centers this holiday season in order to meet an increase in customer demand.
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Yusen Logistics Expands in China with New Warehouse

Yusen Logistics China opens a warehouse in Guangzhou, the capital and largest city of Guangdong province in South China.
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YRC Freight Upgrades Three Terminals to Full Distribution Center Status

YRC Freight announced that it has upgraded three terminals to full Distribution Center status in order to increase network capacity for customers.
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FDA Sets FY 2015 Fees for Import, Facility Reinspections

The FDA published fiscal year 2015 fee rates for domestic and foreign facility reinspections, failures to comply with a recall order and importer reinspections.
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Survey: Continued Expansion in Philadelphia's Manufacturing Activity

Firms responding to the Business Outlook Survey indicated continued expansion in the region’s manufacturing sector in July.
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Frost & Sullivan Awards TECSYS Technology Innovation Leadership for Warehouse Software

Frost & Sullivan recognizes TECSYS with the 2014 North America Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation Leadership for enabling new levels of productivity, efficiency, cost-savings and user-friendliness.
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Five Wearable Manufacturing Technologies of the Future

Video applications, Employee Monitoring, Field service, Plant monitoring, Improving employee safety.

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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.


Speaker info: Diane Palmquist, VP Manufacturing Industry Solutions


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