How to Select the Right Pallet Rack for your Warehouse

May 30, 2019

Warehouse management is an industry that is growing every year. As this continues to occur, the daily demands of the workforce inside the warehouse increase as well. Supplies and inventory are two of these factors that increase consistently. As these numbers begin to rise, you will need a method of efficiency to properly house your products. Shelving and pallet racks come in all shapes and sizes and allow warehouse and logistics managers the flexibility they need to store items effectively.

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Hub Group

Hub Group, Inc. is an asset-light freight transportation management companies. The Company offers intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. It operates through a network of operating centers throughout the United States and Canada. Through its network, the Company moves freight in and out of cities in the United States, Canada and Mexico. It services a customer base in a range of industries, including consumer products, retail and durable goods. The Company arranges freight movement for its customers through transportation carriers and equipment providers.

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The shipping & receiving process

Infographic | December 12, 2019

Within the supply chain process, there is a much smaller piece of the puzzle that is arguably the most critical component in maintaining accurate inventory: The Shipping and Receiving Logistics Process. Inventory is not Initially rec.. and reported accurately during these processes

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Warehouse Safety

Infographic | February 21, 2020

Health and Safety is a major concern for the Supply Chain & Logistics industries, where hazards and workplace accident risk are significant. We’ve gathered some stats from Safe Work Australia to illustrate the above, as well as recommendations on how to run a safe warehouse:

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TOP ISSUES FACING 3PL'S AND COLD STORAGE WAREHOUSES

Infographic | January 6, 2020

Power consumption: Energy cost have increased 33% over the past decade. Consumption rose from 5.25 c/KWH to over 7.01 c/KWH this accounting for nearly 15 percent of the facilities operating cost. Next to energy, labor costs are the second largest concern for a 3PL warehouse. The demand for skilled labor is at an all time high with manufactures, repack operators and other warehouses and retailers all competing for the same worker.

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Your Essential Warehouse

Infographic | December 15, 2019

Regular maintenance of your warehouse should be a central part of the company's safety practices. Keeping your warehouse environment spic-and-span fosters a healthy workplace atmosphere, increased efficiency, and fewer accidents.

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THE DIGITAL LINK TO SUPPLY CHAIN

Infographic | January 3, 2020

Digital technologies drive efficiency of supply chain operations. Digital collaboration enables Zara to design, produce and deliver new apparel to stores in 14 days compared to 9 months for competition. Digital Technologies 11 Ensure Data Consistency Electron, Data Interchange platform helped Levi Strauss & Co. to reduce manual tracking and tracing of inbound shipments by 98%.

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Building A Green Supply Chain In 2020

Infographic | February 11, 2020

With visibility across the supply chain, Procurement is perfectly equipped to implement and enforce sustainable practices. How can the function promote responsible, ethical, green practices in the new decade? Check out the infographic below to learn more.

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Spotlight

Hub Group

Hub Group, Inc. is an asset-light freight transportation management companies. The Company offers intermodal, truck brokerage and logistics services. It operates through a network of operating centers throughout the United States and Canada. Through its network, the Company moves freight in and out of cities in the United States, Canada and Mexico. It services a customer base in a range of industries, including consumer products, retail and durable goods. The Company arranges freight movement for its customers through transportation carriers and equipment providers.

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