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Logistics provider DB Schenker closing St. Peters warehouse, laying off 144 employees

German-based logistics provider DB Schenker is closing a warehouse in St. Peters and laying off 144 employees, according to a notice to state officials Monday.

New Berkeley County warehouse-logistics park moves ahead  Herald-Mail Media

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. — The development of the Mid-Atlantic 81 Logistics Park in Berkeley County, W.Va., continues to move ahead even as the financial ...

Logistics provider to lay off 144 in St. Peters  St. Louis Business Journal

A Germany-based logistics and supply chain management company is laying off 144 workers at a St. Peters warehouse.

PRISM Logistics Opens 3rd Warehouse in Stockton, California  Area Development Online

PRISM Logistics opened a third warehouse logistics facility in Stockton, California.


As 2019 planning takes shape, consider your company warehousing needs beyond the numbers and take a hard look at the logistics structure from the last “Not ...

Reverse Logistics Boost Warehouse Sector  Supply and Demand Chain Executive

Warehouse space grows limited as more people return unwanted holiday gifts.

The surge in online-shopping returns has boosted the warehouse sector  CNBC

Warehouse construction is booming, especially near large cities and transportation hubs. The national vacancy rate is 4.3 percent, the lowest in 20 years, ...

Using Technology To Measure Warehouse Worker Fatigue  Material Handling & Logistics

According to the National Safety Council, fatigue costs U.S. employers more than $130 billion a year in health-related lost productivity.

Optimizing Your Warehouse Space—and People—For Peak Performance  Global Trade Magazine

It's important for warehouse managers to optimize existing space since developing new property is often a long and arduous endeavor.

Warehousing and Storage Market Outlook 2018-2026 by Top Players: APL Logistics, 3G Warehouse, Mitsubishi Logistics, GENCO, FedEx, DHL - Press Release  Digital Journal

DHLRequest for free sample Warehousing And Storage report in PDF format available ...

Today’s Logistics Report: ‘Tis Delivery Season; Nimble Warehousing; Braking Trucking’s Rest Rules  Wall Street Journal

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

Prologis' Park Tacoma Recognized as First WELL Certified™ Logistics Real Estate Property in the World  PRNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Prologis, Inc. (NYSE: PLD), the global leader in logistics real estate, announced today that its Park Tacoma ...

A Game-Changing Deal With Amazon Puts Balyo Into The Spotlight  Seeking Alpha

Balyo's seven-year deal with Amazon could vault this small robotics company into the limelight as logistics/warehouse automation accelerates. Balyo's solution ...

German LIECTROUX Intelligent Warehousing Robots Create A Smart Unmanned Warehouse - Press Release  Digital Journal

With the development of the retail industry, especially the electric commerce, the corresponding logistics *service* capacity and efficiency have become an urgent ...

UAE's logistics and warehouse space to grow in 2019, says CBRE  Logistics Middle East

Current low supply will likely grow in line with rising online shopping and same-day delivery, according to Nicholas Maclean - Warehouse, Warehouse, Logistics ...

Can Warehousing Withstand the E-Commerce Boom?  Material Handling & Logistics

If you recently checked out using a virtual cart, you're not alone. E-commerce across all sectors of the retail space continues to grow exponentially, with sales ...

PRISM Logistics opens California perishables warehouse  Air Cargo World

California-based 3PL PRISM Logistics has expanded its warehouse capacity in California with an additional warehouse in Stockton – about 80 miles east of ...

Gramercy Europe invests a further €40m into Dutch logistics market  IPE Real Assets

Gramercy Property Europe III has bought a warehouse and a development site.

Warehouses Test a New Breed of AI Robots  The Wall Street Journal

Logistics providers and retailers are using mobile robots to cut down on the number of steps workers take, and deploying AI-aided mechanical arms for more ...

Realterm Logistics Acquires Warehouses in Massachusetts and New York  Area Development Online

Realterm Logistics reportedly acquired warehouse hubs in Massachusetts and New York.

Agility opens regional logistics and distribution hub in Bahrain  Logistics Middle East

The new facility, which has storage capacity of 17000 pallet positions, represents a US $10 million investment by Agility. It follows expansion of the company's ...

Peak Holiday Season is a Success with Logistics Technology  Supply and Demand Chain Executive

In 2018, holiday shopping e-commerce was projected to increase by 16.2 percent compared to 2017. With sales reaching a potential of $134 billion, at least ...

PRISM Logistics Opens Additional Facility in Stockton, CA  PRNewswire

DANVILLE, Calif., Jan. 3, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- In the final quarter of 2018, PRISM Logistics opened a third warehouse logistics facility in Stockton, CA, bringing ...

Multi-national logistics firm delivers £1m fleet investment  SHD Logistics

In the last year alone, one of the UK's leading multi-modal and logistics organisations has ploughed over £1 million into vehicles to support its continued growth.

Swiss logistics giant opens Slovenia's largest pharma and healthcare warehouse  Emerging Europe

Swiss logistics company Kuehne + Nagel has opened the largest pharma and healthcare warehouse in Slovenia, in a strategic location at Brnik, close to the ...

This Chinese AI Startup Aims To Disrupt Global Logistics With Robotic Arms And Computer Vision  Forbes

Chinese robotics startup Dorabot wants to disrupt logistics with new automation and AI tools. But breaking a new path is never easy. Will it have what it takes to ...

Logistics Manager Magazine  Logistics Manager

Property investor Oxenwood Real Estate has paid £8.5 million for Godiva 170, a 171,513 sq ft warehouse unit at Blue Ribbon Park off the A444, in Coventry, ...

Online Merchants Face Logistics Challenges—Record Holiday Sales Or Not  Forbes

Of the record $17.8 billion in sales generated by independent US retailers and restaurants on “Small Business Saturday” earlier this holiday shopping season, ...

Global Digital Logistics Report detailed in new research report  ApexNewsRoom

The Digital Logistics Market 2019-2026 report presents a widespread and fundamental study of Digital Logistics industry along with the analysis of subjective ...

Supply Chains in Need of More Warehouse Space for E-Commerce Returns  Sourcing Journal

The rapid rise of e-commerce and its bulging share of consumer purchases has increased the need for warehouse space to accommodate the logistics needed ...

Verizon Urged to Investigate Reported Misconduct at Memphis Warehouse  Memphis Flyer

Workers at XPO Logistics warehouse here, joined by ally organizations, rallied around the country last week to alert Verizon customers of the mistreatment of ...

CBRE report highlights ongoing trend of declining U.S. industrial real estate availability  Logistics Management

In its “U.S. Industrial Availability Index,” CBRE reported that the fourth quarter availability rate for U.S. industrial real estate fell by eight basis points to 7.0, which ...

Warehouse developer pays $12 million for Kenosha County site west of I-94  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A firm building a million-square-foot logistics complex along I-94 in Kenosha County has bought another slice of land nearby and plans to develop it.

UWF supply chain logistics students create innovations with 3D technology  UWF Newsroom

The supply chain logistics management program offered by the University of West Florida College of Business provides students with the core knowledge to ...

On-demand warehouse provider STORD to scale up Atlanta operations  FreightWaves

On-demand warehousing provider STORD has raised just under $3 million in 2018 and is looking to hire 20+ people in the Atlanta region to scale up operations.

Distribution Centers: Shippers to pay more for needed US warehouse space

Users of US industrial space who are looking for the right location for additional space must be prepared to pay more, sector analysts say.

Belgian group WDP signs agreement with Auchan to extend its logistics warehouse space  Business Review

The Belgian group WDP has signed an agreement with the French retailer Auchan for the development and lease of 77000 sqm of logistics warehouse space at.

Third-party logistics company expanding near Rickenbacker, adding jobs  Columbus Business First

In a larger home, a third-party distributor is plotting growth in its Central Ohio business.

Multistory Warehouses Come With Towering Costs, Logistical Hurdles  Bisnow

Multistory warehouse developers are facing cost and logistical challenges when pursuing stacked industrial assets.

Hays sees high transport and logistics skills demand  Australasian Transport News

Intelligent transport and logistics workers with multiple skills and flexibility are in high demand as the Australian economy continues to perform well.

Aberdeen Logistics cuts divi target after warehouse rave  Citywire Financial Publishers

The popularity of warehouse investing has backfired on Aberdeen Standard European Logistics Income (ASLI) which has been forced to trim its dividend target ...

On-Demand Warehouse Space Gains Traction in Tight Real-Estate Market  The Wall Street Journal

Some big retailers are looking to become as flexible as short-term apartment renters when it comes to managing warehouses.

Inside an Amazon warehouse in the final days before Christmas  The Desert Sun

How the people of an Amazon fulfillment center stow, pick and pack in the weeks leading up to Dec. 25.

Realogis publishes market report on the letting of logistics properties and industrial sites in the greater Hamburg area for 2018  PortNews IAA

Realogis publishes market report on the letting of logistics properties and industrial sites in the greater Hamburg area for 2018, Port of Hamburg said in its ...

Global Supply Chain Management: Successfully Reducing Delivery Time From a Warehouse to the Customers by 50% | SpendEdge  Business Wire

SpendEdge has announced the completion of their latest logistics and supply chain management study for a food and beverage industry firm.

Coventry distribution unit sold in £8.5 million deal  SHD Logistics

A large-scale distribution unit in Coventry has been sold in an £8.5 million deal.

Bringg raises $25 million to facilitate last-mile deliveries  VentureBeat

Bringg, a last-mile logistics startup tapped by Walmart, Panera, and Coca-Cola, has raised $25 million to expand its clientele.

Why e-commerce is shifting towards the warehouse model of 'distributed distribution'  Robotics and Automation News

By Lior Elazary, CEO and co-founder, inVia Robotics. E-commerce sales continue to climb at a record pace; at least 80 percent of US consumers with internet ...

Gideon Brothers Launches Commercial Logistics Robot, Announces Funding  Robotics Business Review

Croatian robot maker Gideon Brothers launched an autonomous logistics robot designed to move safely around people and equipment.

Digital Logistics Market | Size | Analysis | Share | Outlook to 2023  Honest Version adds “Global Digital Logistics Market by Manufacturers, Countries, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” new report to its research ...

Q&A | The Warehouse Labor Shortage: Problem and Solutions  SupplyChainBrain

Karen Leavitt, chief marketing officer of Locus Robotics, explains why retailers and warehouse logistics providers are having trouble finding and retaining labor ...

Why Amazon Can't Continue To Be 'The Everything Store'  Forbes

Amazon is learning that it's selling too much CRaP, which is short for "Can't Realize A Profit."

Warehouse Management System Market Competitions by Players, Present Situation Analysis, Development Challenges Forecast to 2025

Warehouse Management System market gives a review of industry for the estimation period duration is 2018 – 2025. Warehouse Management System market ...

That sweater you don't like is a trillion-dollar problem for retailers. These companies want to fix it  CNBC

As online sales boom, there's an inevitable side effect: More merchandise is getting returned, boosting costs and complexity for retailers. The shift can be ...

Dinosaurs, robots, and comic strips fill logistics sector holiday cards  DC Velocity

It's December in the logistics industry, and that means one thing—it's holiday peak shipping season. The annual rush fills trucks and warehouses with piles of ...

Keeping on truckin': DHL seeks to counter driver shortages  Reuters

Faced with a chronic shortage of truck drivers, logistics firm Deutsche Post DHL Group is trialing a new scheme to get more people behind the wheel so it can ...

ALS Logistic Solutions & Goldhofer open Regional Logistics Center in Dubai  Logistics Middle East

In cooperation with ALS as its longstanding partner, Goldhofer is set to significantly strengthen its presence in the Middle East & Africa region. - Business, ALS ...

West Coast warehouse capacity stretched thin amid import rush  Supply Chain Dive

Containers are sitting for longer than usual at West Coast ports amid increased volume due to strong markets and tariffs, according to a report from MIQ Logistics ...

Industrial and logistics take-up soars to record high in 2018  City A.M.

*Fresh* evidence of the UK's industrial property boom was brought to light today, with new figures showing that take-up in the sector during 2018 hit.

Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE:UNP) - L.A. Warehouse Crunch Pushes Freight Into Northern California  Benzinga

The U.S. - China trade war continues to disrupt freight movements into the new year. The Los Angeles and Ontario, California warehouse markets are clogged ...

Modern warehouses adapt to the new reality of e-commerce  Supply Chain Dive

It's no secret that consumer expectations coupled with the rise of e-commerce have caused disruptions throughout the supply chain. Warehouses and ...

Logistics Automation Market Rising Demand Globally and Dominated By Top Competitors ( Dematic, Honeywell, Daifuku America, KNAPP AG, Swisslog Warehouse & Distribution Solutions, SSI Schaefer UK, Mecalux Warehouse Solutions, Toshiba) and Forecast 2025  openPR

Logistics Automation Industry 2018 Global Market Research report 2018 covers a detailed study of the Logistics Automation Market size, growth, and share, ...

PACCAR Inc. (NASDAQ:PCAR), XPO Logistics, Inc. (NYSE:XPO) - Today's Pickup: German Unions Look to Slow Amazon's Christmas Deliveries  Benzinga

Labor continues to rumble in warehousing sector; Autonomous truck demos one thing, but roadworthy vehicle is another. Good day, In the last week before ...

Logistics Automation Market 2025 Analysis by Top Regions Forecasts Report | Honeywell Intelligrated, Murata Machinery, Knapp AG, Jungheinrich AG  openPR

Download PDF Brochure of Logistics Automation Market spread across 92 Pages, 13 Profiling Companies and Supported with tables and figures are now ...

Freight company doubling size of Louisville operation  Louisville Business First

A North Carolina-based shipping and logistics company that offers domestic and international freight services has a significant West End expansion in the works.

Logistics Robots Market 2019 Top Companies Analysis (ABB, KUKA, Fanuc, Yaskawa Motoman, Fetch Robotics, Amazon Robotics, Kawasaki Robotics, Honda, Mitsubishi, Yamaha,Panasonic) Set to Reach $11.18 billion in 2022  openPR

Global Logistics Robots Market Size, Status and Forecast 2018-2025, a comprehensive research study published by

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 ...

Think small when it comes to warehousing  Logistics Management

The fastest-growing trend in warehousing could be smaller and smaller facilities.

Synlait selects Cimcorp for automated order picking system  Logistics Middle East

Cimcorp to provide automated order picking system for Synlait's new liquid milk production facility - Supply Chain, Synlait, Cimcorp, New Zealand, Milk Producer, ...

How to Invest in E-Commerce  The Motley Fool

E-commerce has forever changed the way consumers shop. Here's how investors can best capitalize on this macro trend.

3 Top E-Commerce Companies to Buy in 2019  Motley Fool

Here are three under-the-radar e-commerce stocks that deserve a closer look.

Doing more with less through technology  IOL

Economies of scale may sound like a simple concept but there are many variables to consider to avoid compromising on quality and *service*.

Haulier posts steady growth amid Brexit uncertainty  Insider Media

A Cramlington-based logistics company has improved turnover across its haulage and warehousing activities, though warned 2019 could be a.

The Warehouse of the Future  Logistics Management

U.S. Port Update Part 1: Infrastructure Shortfalls Driving Innovation · YRC Worldwide gives early look at Q4 financial results · Add track-and-trace *service* to your ...

2018 Warehouse / Distribution Center Survey: Labor crunch driving automation  Logistics Management

The combined forces of a strong economy, e-commerce growth and a tight labor market are making it more important for distribution center (DC) operations to ...

How to Adapt an Aging Warehouse  Inbound Logistics

When the time arrives to consider investing in additional space, many distribution centers, retailers and businesses dependent on warehouses face a dilemma: ...

9 Ways to Transform Warehouses  Material Handling & Logistics

Multilingual voice controls, the Internet of Things (IoT) and emerging technologies are adding new efficiencies to the modern warehouse in a climate of rising ...

Quiet Logistics opens new warehouse  Modern Materials Handling

New facility will employee 150 and utilize 200 mobile collaborative robots.

A New Day Brings a New Way of Warehousing  Material Handling & Logistics

Technology is driving the future of warehousing, helping customers receive products in the shortest time possible.

The 9:01: In the wake of chilling XPO logistics warehouse report, how do we end the nightmare for pregnant Memphis women?  The Commercial Appeal

A Memphis warehouse is the poster child for pregnancy discrimination, problems abound at the polls, The Voice contestants advance, and more.

JDA and Panasonic Partner to Co-Innovate on Integrated Digital Supply Chain Technology Solutions  BusinessGhana

Global leaders combine leadership in software and hardware technologies to co-develop solutions that optimize factory, warehouse and retail digital supply ...

JLL report focuses on urban infill warehouse and distribution space to fill last-mile gap  Logistics Management

Given the constant state of frenetic activity, as it relates to the intersection of e-commerce activity and last-mile logistics, in addition to consumer expectations for ...

JLL takes a deep dive into key components of future warehousing  Logistics Management

The report, entitled “Warehouse of the Future: 9 attributes that are redefining industrial properties today,” observes how as industrial vacancies continue to fall ...

On-demand warehousing ready to be a game changer  Logistics Management

Flexibility is the name of the on-demand warehousing game. Sure, it's in early stages, but the potential is enormous.

RXR and logistics partner plan huge vertical warehouse in Maspeth  The Real Deal Magazine

RXR Realty plans to build a multi-story warehouse at the Queens property his firm bought with LBA Logistics for more than $70 million earlier this year.

Working conditions in Memphis warehouse linked to miscarriages, NYT reports  The Commercial Appeal

A New York Times report describes grueling conditions in an XPO Logistics warehouse that may have cost some women their pregnancies.

Amway India Inks Digitized Warehouse Plan  Inbound Logistics

Amway India boosted warehouse efficiency and accuracy by deploying JDA's warehouse management solutions.

Labor Shortage Hurts Logistics Industry  Material Handling & Logistics

Rapid growth of e-commerce will create demand for an additional 452,000 warehouse and distribution workers in 2018-19, which could turn out to be ...

China’s Geek+ raises $150M to build robots for warehouses and logistics  TechCrunch

One of the most immediate — and already live — applications for robotics and artificial intelligence in general has been in using unmanned robots in ...

Firm linked to Alibaba opens China's biggest robot warehouse to help deal with Singles Day demand  CNBC

A Chinese logistics firm majority-owned by Alibaba has opened a warehouse with over 700 robots working in it to deal with the demand from Singles Day, the ...

A Memphis warehouse worker helped spur a new pregnancy policy. Now she wants a law  The Commercial Appeal

At the center of controversy surrounding pregnancy discrimination, an XPO Logistics warehouse in Memphis adopts new policy amid congressional scrutiny.

The Case for Mobile Printing in the Warehouse  Logistics Management

Learn how to take advantage of mobile printers in the warehouse environment and how to choose the correct mobile printer. Download the complimentary white ...

Lineage Logistics, Dreisbach Open Cool Port Food Warehouse at Port of Oakland  Transport Topics Online

Lineage Logistics and Dreisbach Enterprises opened a modernistic cold storage and logistics facility at the Port of Oakland to handle food imports and exports.

Fire reported at Macy's Logistics warehouse  WDVM 25

Fire and rescue officials are on site and investigating a reported fire at the Macy's Logistics warehouse in Martinsburg, West Virginia.

UPDATE: Fire reported at Macy's Logistics warehouse  WDVM 25

The West Virginia state's Fire Marshal is investigating the source of a fire that occurred at a Macy's logistics center in martins burg late Saturday night.

Chinese startup Syrius Robotics builds warehouse robots with JD Logistics  Robot Report

Syrius Robotics, a Shenzhen, China startup co-founded by Alibaba's former director of robotics, is building warehouse robots with JD Logistics.

CBRE report points to potential of multistory warehouses  Logistics Management

While not a core part of the industrial real estate playbook, research from Los Angeles-based industrial real estate firm CBRE indicates that a new trend appears ...

Logistics company to invest $9M, create 24 jobs in Rockingham County  Triad Business Journal

The company will build a distribution center in Reidsville.

The world's first humanless warehouse is run only by robots and is a model for the future  CNBC

Mujin, a start-up spun out of Tokyo University, has developed industrial robots that can fully automate warehouses and fulfillment centers. After doing this for ...

Logistics Leader Port Logistics Group to Deploy Locus Warehouse Robots  Robotics Business Review

Warehouses are ripe for automation, especially as the holiday shopping rush approaches. Logistics leader Port Logistics Group announced today that it is ...

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