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The Friday Report April 20, 2018

On Target:  Order-to-Shelf and Goods-to-Person Automated Fulfillment Big box retailer Target pledged to invest $7 billion to re-imagine over 600 retail store locations in order to adapt to consumer preferences.  The redesign and re-engineering of the...

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The Friday Report April 13, 2018

The Next E-Commerce Platform:  The Connected Car Did you know that today’s car has the computing power of 20 personal computers?  Unbelievably enough, it processes up to 25 gigabytes of data in an hour and includes approximately 100 million lines of...

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The Friday Report: April 6th, 2018

Artificial Intelligence Invades the Food and Beverage Industry Food and beverage companies are turning to artificial intelligence to improve fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG).  Using artificial intelligence and machine learning, food and beverage companies...

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2018 3PL Refrigerated Warehouse & Cold Chain Trends

The cold chain industry is changing fast.  Between the increased development and usage of temperature sensitive biologic pharmaceuticals and consumer preferences for convenient, fresh foods, the cold chain must adapt quickly. One main factor is dominating the cold...

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The Friday Report March 30, 2018

The Food Home Delivery Industry is On Fire! Restaurant meal delivery is anticipated to balloon from $43 billion in 2017 to $76 billion in the next four years according to a report from Cowen and Company.  Online orders and use of technology in ordering meals from a...

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EDI & APIs: Data Interchange in the Supply Chain

  Today, supply chain operations must move faster than ever before, largely due to the deluge of individual consumer orders that must be processed from online shoppers.  Operational and order processing speed can provide a competitive advantage and affect the...

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The Friday Report March 23, 2018

Cold Storage Warehouse Growth Fueled by Consumer Shopping Habits & Expectations The food supply chain is changing.  Between the increase in consumers shopping online for reasons of convenience and changes in taste and food preferences, consumer behavior...

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Smart Shelf Technology Infographic

Smart Shelf Technology Infographic

Learn how Smart Shelf Technology is reshaping the retail industry with this detailed infographic. Smart shelves are electronically connected shelves that automatically keep track of inventory in a retail store. This has become a major challenge in the...

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The Friday Report April 20, 2018

The Friday Report April 20, 2018

On Target:  Order-to-Shelf and Goods-to-Person Automated Fulfillment Big box retailer Target pledged to invest $7 billion to re-imagine over 600 retail store locations in order to adapt to consumer preferences.  The redesign and re-engineering of the...

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E-Commerce Online Sales Impact U. S. Warehouse Market

E-Commerce Online Sales Impact U. S. Warehouse Market

U.S. Warehouse Space Today E-commerce online shopping is having a significant impact on the industrial real estate market across the United States.  Although online sales are less than a tenth of overall retail sales, according to the U.S. Census Bureau,...

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