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Amazon is introducing new warehouse robots - Business Insider  Business Insider

Amazon has introduced new machines in several of its US warehouses that scan and box items to be sent to customers.


New warehouse complex set to rise near Wind Gap  Allentown Morning Call

A commercial developer with several logistics sites in the Lehigh Valley has begun construction on another one, this time a two-building, 558000 square-foot ...


Amazon's Next-Day Delivery Focus Boosts Logistics Startups  Fortune

Amazon's push for next-day delivery is helping ramp up delivery, warehouse, and online order fulfillment startups.


Teamsters strike at Murphy Warehouse | Shakopee Business  SW News Media

Today, nearly 80 warehouse employees went on strike at 5 a.m. at seven Murphy Warehouse Company locations across the Twin Cities area, including ...


Logistics Firm Buys Clifton Warehouse to Grow In  ConnectCRE

May 10, 2019. Logistics firm Shawnee Transportation, headquartered in Lancaster, PA, has acquired 50 Somerset Pl., a 121,000-square-foot industrial building ...


Teamsters strike at Murphy Warehouse Company throughout the Twin Cities  Star Tribune

Nearly 80 Twin Cities warehouse employees are on strike against Murphy Warehouse Co., which provides services for companies such as Andersen Windows ...


New apprenticeship aims to train warehouse, logistics technicians  ABC27

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) - The Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry announced a new apprenticeship program on Thursday.


Battles erupt over warehouse jobs as the Legislature moves to curb subsidies  Los Angeles Times

Hundreds of residents packed a church hall in San Bernardino a few weeks ago to hear community leaders rail against a huge new logistics center planned for ...


Logistics automation smartens up dumb warehouses  NewsOK.com

Not all warehouses are as big and dumb as most of them look. In fact, some are pretty smart — and thank you Chris Roberts for putting it like that: "smart ...


Logistics company pays $12.8M to acquire 121K sf warehouse in Clifton  The Real Deal

Teterboro-based NAI James E. Hanson brokered the sale last week of a 121,000-square-foot warehouse in Clifton to local transportation and logistics firm ...


Insider Q&A: Robotics in the Warehouse; Changing the Fulfillment Paradigm  Logistics Management

Download this free Insider Q&A with Locus Robotics' CEO Rick Faulk as he discusses how robotics can dramatically improve the makeup and efficiency of any ...


Making the Case for an Integrated Warehousing & Distribution Solution  Logistics Management

How companies can leverage a comprehensive, integrated warehouse and distribution solution that streamlines operations, improves efficiencies, and saves ...


Warehouse Availability Stabilizes in Tight U.S. Logistics Market  SupplyChainBrain

The U.S. warehouse market is coming closer into balance after a long stretch when strong demand, driven by economic expansion and a push to build up ...


Broadrange Logistics Takes 408,600-SF Space In Fulton Submarket  GlobeSt.com

Broadrange Logistics has concentrated its efforts on its warehousing distribution and reverse logistics capabilities.


Port Logistics Group Buys Ecommerce Shipping, Warehouse Service  Los Angeles Business Journal

Port Logistics Group will acquire Oakland-based Whiplash Merchandising Inc., an ecommerce shipping and warehousing *service*, in a move which will expand ...


Space crunch: US warehouse demand shows signs of cooling  JOC.com

Newmark Knight Frank, a commercial real estate services company, reported that the average rent for industrial space increased by 1.5 percent from the fourth ...


After Bear Repellent Incident, Amazon Plans to Store Some Hazardous Products at Specialized Warehouses  Gizmodo

Following an episode involving discharged bear repellent at an Amazon warehouse late last year that affected dozens of onsite workers, the company plans to ...


Mahindra Logistics awaits nod to use drones in warehouses  BusinessLine

Mahindra Logistics, which has done trials using drones at one of its warehouses, is awaiting regulatory approvals before it starts using unmanned aerial vehicles ...


Logistics providers wary of 2019 hurricane season  DC Velocity

Companies apply lessons learned from painful storms in past years.


Ossia and T-Mobile pilot wireless-charging asset trackers in Walmart warehouses  VentureBeat

Ossia is teaming up with T-Mobile to deploy its wireless charging technology in Walmart distribution centers. A pilot program will kick off this year.


Think Outside the Cart: How AMRs Optimize Warehouse Fulfillment  Logistics Management

The exponentially growing demand for ecommerce, next-day shipping, special handling and a shrinking labor pool is putting significant pressure on fulfillment ...


Warehouse demand stays sky-high, real estate firm says  DC Velocity

Trend driven by e-commerce logistics, distribution, and warehousing, says Avison Young.


‘Airbnb for warehousing’ startup Flexe raises $43M to help online retailers take on Amazon  GeekWire

Flexe operates much like Airbnb — instead of matching travelers with open homes and apartments, it matches retailers with warehouses that have excess ...


Company starts construction on logistics center off Route 33  Lehigh Valley Business

The project involves construction of a 560,000-square-foot two-building complex off Route 33 in Bushkill Township near Wind Gap. The two buildings, one at ...


Logistics In The E-Commerce Era  Forbes

Companies that fail to keep up with logistics trends risk losing competitive advantage and falling out of favor with consumers.


Walmart, Tyson Foods and J.B. Hunt launch a logistics accelerator in Arkansas with Plug and Play  TechCrunch

Plug and Play, the accelerator network that works with corporations to invest and advise startup technology companies, is partnering with Walmart, Tyson Foods ...


Hank robot from Cambridge Consultants offers sensitive grip to industrial challenges  Robot Report

Robotics developers have taken a variety of approaches to try to equal human dexterity. Cambridge Consultants today unveiled Hank, a robot with flexible ...


Today’s Logistics Report: Tangled Supply Chains; Walmart Stocking Up; Targeting Soybeans  Wall Street Journal

Today's Top Supply Chain and Logistics News from WSJ.


A Look Inside One of Amazon's Warehouses in Virginia  U.S. News & World Report

CHESTER, Va. (AP) — The giant Amazon warehouse in Chesterfield County is constantly bustling with activity.


Noatum Logistics expands warehouse network in Spain  Container Management

Noatum Logistics has opened its largest logistics warehouse in Ribarroja (Valencia), expanding the company's total storage capacity in Spain to approximately ...


Deliveroo Food-Delivery Deal Puts Amazon in Competition With Uber  Barron's

Amazon.com has invested in the U.K. food-delivery company Deliveroo, the startup said Friday, a move that pits the online-everything store against Uber ...


Port Wentworth warehouses suffer storm damage  WSAV-TV

PORT WENTWORTH, Ga. (WSAV) - A pair of warehouses in Port Wentworth sustained damage from severe weather that passed through the area early Friday ...


Port Report: Wayfair grows its international logistics business to keep up quick delivery times  FreightWaves

Online retailer ramps up warehousing and ocean freight presence as part of meeting tight delivery window demanded by customers.


Amazon delivery service partners with vets  Stars and Stripes

Amazon's Delivery *Service* Partner program is geared toward entrepreneurs interested in working with the e-commerce giant to launch small businesses.


Warehousing technology: E-commerce drives on-demand warehousing tech  JOC.com

The $24.3 million injection of funding in the past week to on-demand and cloud-based warehouse procurement and management technology signals a ...


Warehouse employment highly concentrated in urban areas  Supply Chain Dive

The number of open jobs in transportation, warehousing and utilities grew from 258,000 in February to 345,000 in March, according to the latest Job Openings ...


Warehouse Logistics Market Expected to Witness a Sustainable Growth Over 2026 DHL Express, XPO Logistics, Kuehne & Nagel, Central Warehouse, FedEx Supply Chain, DB Schenker, Yusen Logistics, Allcargo Logistics, Agility Logistics  Market Research Report

Warehouse logistics – Types of storage and warehouse organization. Finding the right concept for the storage of goods and products is an important element of ...


Philippines Warehousing Market 2018E-2023E - Focus on Industrial/Retail Freight, Container Freight, Cold Storage, Agriculture and Others  GlobeNewswire

Dublin, May 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Philippines Warehousing Market Outlook to 2023" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's ...


XPO touts efforts to reduce warehouse energy use in first ever sustainability report  Supply Chain Dive

XPO Logistics has efforts in place at 95% of its warehouse locations focused on reducing energy use, according to the company's first sustainability report ...


Bolloré Logistics opens dedicated aerospace warehouse in Hamburg  Post and Parcel

May 1, 2019 | Infrastructure, News | 0. Bolloré Logistics opens dedicated aerospace warehouse in Hamburg. Bolloré Logistics has announced the opening of a ...


Meet Hank, a Robot that Grabs Grapes and Other Delicate Objects  Robotics Business Review

UK firm Cambridge Consultants today announced the development of Hank, a robot with flexible robotic fingers that are inspired by the human hand. Through a ...


Warehouse Hiring Surges on Rising E-Commerce Demand  Wall Street Journal

Warehouse operators stepped up hiring in April as e-commerce demand drove up employment in distribution centers even as job growth across the rest of the ...


DSV consolidates logistics activity in Turkey  Automotive Logistics

DSV has moved key Turkish operations into a new base in the Istanbul area. The global logistics provider expects automotive clients will be among those to ...


PA Starts Logistics Training Program  Go By Truck News

The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania has just launched an apprentice program to train and certify technicians to work in the logistics and warehousing space.


J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. (NASDAQ:JBHT), XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) - What Is Freight Brokerage Going To Look Like In The Future?  Benzinga

At FreightWaves' Transparency19 event last week in Atlanta, some of our industry's best and most innovative minds came together to discuss tech, trends and ...


FM Logistic rides the wave of business into Vietnam with warehouse development  theloadstar.com

French 3PL FM Logistic is expanding its footprint in Vietnam, building a new 52,000 sq metre warehouse near Hanoi. The investment highlights the country's ...


Monroe mayor concerned about possible Cranbury warehouse development on border  MyCentralJersey.com

At this point, plans for the development have yet to be submitted, said Josette Katz, Cranbury's planning/zoning secretary.


Exclusive: Amazon rolls out machines that pack orders and replace jobs  Reuters

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc is rolling out machines to automate a job held by thousands of its workers: boxing up customer orders.


2019 Logistics IT Market Research Survey  Inbound Logistics

Inbound Logistics' annual survey highlights key trends in the supply chain technology market and shines a light on the brightest and most innovative providers.


Infor leads in Warehouse Management Systems  The Manila Times

Infor, a global leader in business cloud software specialized by industry, today announced that Gartner Inc. has positioned Infor in the Leaders quadrant of the ...


Energy3 days ago Energy Efficiency Is Becoming The Prime Focus of Logistics in 2019  Blue & Green Tomorrow

Energy efficiency is becoming more and more of a logistical focus in 2019 and likely also in 2020. Here's why.


Global Warehouse Robotics Market Forecast (2019-2024) Report: By Regions, Type and Application with Sales and Revenue Analysis  Premier Herald

Global Warehouse Robotics Market report focus on detailed geographical coverage; providing regional and country wise data in terms of market share, sales, ...


Walmart counters Amazon with next-day shipping in select cities  Logistics Middle East

Walmart is the largest company in the United States by employee count (2.3-million), while Amazon is the largest Internet company by revenue in the world and ...


ElevateEdgerton! announces new LPKC tenant  Gardnernews.com

May 16, 2019 | News |. PAE will become the newest tenant of Logistics Park Kansas City. PAE, a third-party logistics company, has recently completed a deal to ...


Redwood Logistics announces acquisition of Eminent Global Logistics  Logistics Management

Chicago-based Redwood Logistics announced this week it has acquired Horsham, Penn.-based Eminent Global Logistics, a provider of TMS (transportation ...


Logistics key to trade growth between China and Europe  Telegraph.co.uk

Sponsored: Logicor, a China-owned logistics company, is leasing warehouses to a multitude of clients, including Amazon in the UK.


Internet of Things: DB Schenker connects the supply chain  American Journal of Transportation

In the future, DB Schenker will connect and analyze the data of its entire supply chain from warehouse to goods transport. An IoT (“Internet of Things”)-platform ...


Marijuana, tariffs and e-commerce wreaking havoc with US warehousing  theloadstar.com

E-commerce and tariffs are continuing to deplete warehouse availability worldwide, with parts of the US also seeing space eaten up following state legalisation ...


Top 20 Worldwide Materials Handling System Suppliers in 2019  Modern Materials Handling

Records continue to topple as the industry achieves robust, global and nearly universal growth.


This entrepreneur left her family-run business to now clock Rs 30 Cr turnover with her training firm for the logistics sector  YourStory

Divya Jain was working in her family-run business, Safexpress, one of India's leading logistics companies, when she noticed a huge gap in the sector: lack of ...


Cut out human error to shake up automotive logistics  Automotive World

Automating manual tasks and leveraging new sources of data can dramatically improve supply chain visibility. By Freddie Holmes.


E-commerce Logistics Market Research Report 2026 Offers an Important Systematic Guidance on the Trends, Developments in the Industry and Key Players Such As eStore Logistics, Kenco, Aramex, Deutsche Post DHL Group, FedEx, UPS, Kerry Logistic  Market Reports

New technologies in the e-commerce market such as Internet-of-things, unmanned aerial vehicles, automated warehouses and automated trucks speed up the ...


Global FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS Market: Drivers is Responsible to for Increasing Market Share, Forecast ( 2019 – 2024)  Saginaw Daily

360 MARKET UPDATES Report provides a 360-degree overview of the global FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS market with special emphasis on all aspects including ...


Noted: The Supply Chain in Brief  Inbound Logistics

Covetrus, a Dublin, Ohio-based global provider of animal health technology and services, appointed Matthew Leonard as executive vice president, president ...


Reverse Logistics Best Practices  Logistics Management

Download this new whitepaper to learn how to calm the reverse logistics chaos by examining these Distribution Center (DC) best practices.


Scuttlebiz: Are industrial buildings Augustas next hot commodity?  The Augusta Chronicle

Last week's top business story was a Spanish auto-parts manufacturer announcing it will open its North American headquarters at Richmond County's Forward ...


McAllen Industrial Market Sees Greater Diversity Among Users  REBusinessOnline

Logistics firm CIL has opened a facility in Mission to meet increasing demand for cold storage space. The area is now the leading import market for Mexican ...


Logistics Real Estate Market Growth Projection to 2024 | Prologis, Goodman, Vanke, Blogis Holding Ltd, Gazeley, Yupei Holdings, ESR, Mapletree, Boxway  Amazing Newspaper

Global Logistics Real Estate Market Growth 2019-2024. Logistics real estate is the carrier of professional and modern logistics facilities. It is a modern logistics ...


Latest Research Report to uncover Key Factors of Global Logistics Robots Market  Healthcare Industry

The global Logistics Robots market has been segmented on the basis of product type,end-users, and key geographies.


Legal Notice Edgerton City  Gardnernews.com

May 15, 2019 | Public Information |. NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING AND OF ISSUANCE OF INDUSTRIAL REVENUE BONDS. Public notice is hereby given that ...


XPO was poised to make blockbuster purchase that would have doubled its size, Jacobs said  FreightWaves

XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) was prepping late last year for a massive acquisition, one that Chairman and CEO Brad Jacobs said Tuesday would have.


How to Leverage a 3PL's Expertise with Packaged Applications  Inbound Logistics

Knowing how to quickly set up and configure supply chain technology so the solutions work for individual customers is the key to getting the most flexible and ...


Industrial warehouses are the hottest ticket in town  The Age

The rise of Amazon and e-commerce are proving a boom for industrial property giants, who are increasing their exposure to the growth sector at a rapid pace.


Warehousing pressures driving substantial investment in advanced technology tools  SHD Logistics

Demand for warehousing facilities has been steadily increasing thanks to the strength of international trade and the continual growth of e-commerce.


chronicle-tribune.com  Chronicle-Tribune

SunsOut Inc. sends out millions of jigsaw puzzles to places all around the world out of thousands of distribution centers, including one in Marion. The distribution ...


Cabless, self-driving T-pod trundles on public roads for the first time  New Atlas

Sweden's Einride unveiled the first prototype T-pod truck in 2017, followed by an appearance at the Goodwood Festival of Speed last year for a logging variant ...


Logistics systems with SAP EWM: Swisslog secures major orders  Logistics Middle East

Swisslog is making great strides with the SAP EWM warehouse management system alongside its own SynQ software platform, with three global projects with a ...


Photo Tour of Under Armour's New 1.3-Million Square Foot Distribution Warehouse  SouthBMore.com

Today Under Armour cut the ribbon on its new 1.3-million sq. ft. Omni Distribution House (ODH) at Tradepoint Atlantic, the site of the former Bethlehem Steel at ...


Schumpeter How real-estate barons have ridden the tech boom  The Economist

THE WHEELER-DEALERS of commercial property are a world away from the hipsters of big tech—more mini Donald Trumps than Steve Jobses. Theirs is an ...


FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS Market Growth by Types and Applications 2024  Worldwide Market

The FREIGHT AND LOGISTICS Market Research Report Forecast 2019-2024: is a valuable source of insightful data for business strategists. It provides the ...


Global Warehousing Market Status Analysis and Forecast 2019-2025  Market Research Gazette

MarketResearchNest.com adds “Global Warehousing Market Size, Status and Forecast 2019-2025”new report to its research database. The report spread ...


DSV opens new Istanbul facility | Supply Chain  STAT Times

In a recent move, DSV in Turkey has moved into a new logistics facility in Istanbul, which consolidates all warehouse operations in the area.


Logistics Robots Market 2019 Global IndustryAnalysis, Future Growth, Business Prospects and Forecast to 2024: Market Reports World  RISReport

Logistics Robots Market 2019 research delivers practical and actionable intelligence on market to support your idea with research-based facts. It provides deep ...


This Week in Logistics News (May 4 - 10)  Logistics Viewpoints

This week in logistics news: US-China trade war escalates, Nestle ends deforestation, robots are unloading trucks, and Amazon's one day shipping spree.


Descartes Systems Group (DSGX) and FORESIGHT AUTON/S (NASDAQ:FRSX) Head to Head Comparison  Mayfield Recorder

FORESIGHT AUTON/S (NASDAQ:FRSX) and Descartes Systems Group (NASDAQ:DSGX) are both business services companies, but which is the better ...


Warehouse Management Systems Market by Industry Verticle (Automotive, Electronics, Food & beverage, Transportation & logistics, Pharmaceutical& Others) - Global Opportunity Analysis and Industry Forecast, 2014 - 2022  Market News Biz

Increasing inventory and workload necessitated the implementation of a warehouse management system (WMS) in warehouse operations. WMS is a software ...


IN BRIEF: New Services & Solutions  Inbound Logistics

CargoSphere, the neutral rate network for container shipping, is now integrated with CargoWise One, WiseTech Global's flagship product, which enables ...


XPO Logistics Will Close Warehouse Where Some Pregnant Workers Miscarried  The New York Times

XPO said more than 400 employees would lose their jobs in April. The New York Times had reported on workers' miscarriages and complaints of discrimination ...


LA's Creative Industrial Shift  Bisnow

May 13, 2019 by Joseph Pimentel. A New Wave Of Demand And Design Is Changing Industrial Buildings. Aliza Karney Guren remembers accompanying her ...


Which DC metrics matter most in the age of e-commerce?  DC Velocity

Find out which metrics, tools, and technologies your colleagues use to gauge warehouse operations—and how they're performing against those yardsticks.


Six Warehouse Management Trends to Watch in 2019  Logistics Management

As the complexity of filling smaller orders faster continues to mount, our analysts expect more operations to embrace the value that WMS brings to the table.


From The Stack To The Floor: How The Logistics Of Warehouse Production Is Changing  Forbes

Advances in technology are revolutionizing the way products are being transported – from the warehouse floor, to your front door.


The Warehouse of the Future  Logistics Management

While fully-automated warehouses remain a pipe dream for many e-tailers, many are now using software, automation and sensors to get closer to their ...


CBRE Analysis Confirms E-Commerce and Warehouse Growth  Logistics Management

E-commerce and logistics companies claimed a larger share of the 100 largest industrial-and-logistics leases signed in 2018 than they did a year earlier, ...


Warehouse Hiring Soars in a Growing Rush for Logistics Workers  The Wall Street Journal

Logistics hiring surged in September at the fastest pace in a year, as warehousing and transportation companies ramping up for peak season added 23,800 jobs ...


Forward Air (FWRD) Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research to Hold  Rockland Register

Zacks Investment Research upgraded shares of Forward Air (NASDAQ:FWRD) from a sell rating to a hold rating in a research report sent to investors on Friday, ...


New Jersey Continues Warehouse, Logistics Surge  Commercial Property Executive

New Jersey just can't build industrial space fast enough, it seems. The 10.6 million square feet that was delivered last year—the most since 2001—failed to ...


Israel to set up pet terminal at Ben Gurion Airport - Xinhua | English.news.cn  Xinhua

Travellers touch a therapy dog at the departure hall of Vancouver International Airport in Vancouver, Canada, on Aug. 23, 2017. (Xinhua File photo).


Warehouse Operator Burris Logistics to Acquire Trinity Logistics  Transport Topics Online

Burris Logistics and Trinity Logistics have agreed to a merger that will combine a $3 billion refrigerated warehousing and food distribution business based in ...


DHL Supply Chain makes $100 million investment into S.C.-based distribution and warehouse park  Logistics Management

DHL Supply Chain, a subsidiary of Deutsche Post DHL Group, formally announced a $100 million capital outlay to build a Dorchester, County South ...


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