In The Press
In The Press
The rapid rise in the number of products available requires new delivery systems to improve driver longevity and fleet efficiency...
Standish, MI -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/13/2012 -- Mitch Watkins knows a good thing when he sees it. Watkins Distributing Sales and Service adopted the CooLift Delivery system three years ago and has been running its own in-house comparison with 6-wheel carts ever since. "We wanted to speed up delivery, and get more cases delivered with fewer resources, fewer trucks and fewer people, it just speeds up the whole process.” said Watkins...
Industry changes like warehouse automation, SKU proliferation, and an increase in alternative store types, along with workforce dynamics, combine to necessitate route distribution systems that increase productivity and decrease operating costs. New lift-pallet systems offer the biggest promise for suppor ting product innovation in the marketplace.
Business Excellence Magazine Looks at Magliner
(OPENPRESS) Manufacturing journalist, Thomas R. Cutler recently contributed a feature article titled, "Best Practice in Distribution," published in the current issue of Business Excellence. Cutler reported, "The beverage industry has seen an explosion of new products and SKUs in recent years as craft brewers assume a larger market share and electronic inventory management becomes more critical.