Supply Chain - Articles, Stories & Interviews

Barriers to Wider AI Adoption in the Supply Chain Realm

It’s essential to start educating leaders on the powerful advantages of implementing AI. Highlighting benefits like improved cost-effectiveness, optimized proficiency, and reduced resources could lead them to embrace the latest evolution of workplace technology.

So you want to build a solar giga-factory?

As U.S. domestic production lines for solar modules kick off, some prospective manufacturers hope to simply buy a turnkey production line. This “factory in a box” approach can work but still requires careful planning and expert implementation.

Gocious aids AGCO in their mission to help farmers feed the world through product roadmap innovation

Across ACGO, all team members now have real-time transparency into dynamic product roadmaps. By increasing collaboration among AGCO brands and departments, teams can now focus more on product management and less on project management.

How Pallet Automation is Revolutionizing Warehouse Operations

Efficient warehouse operations are the backbone of any successful business. In today's fast-paced world, customer demand is higher than ever, and companies must meet this demand while reducing costs and staying competitive.

Sneaker and Sportswear Retailer’s New Mezzanine and Ground Floor Feature ResinDek Robotic Flooring

As directed by the facility’s warehouse management software (WMS), a fleet of 142 AMRs continuously delivers mobile shelves to associates at workstations equipped with light directed picking modules on both floors.

The only thing guaranteed is uncertainty, what should supply chains do?

Meeting availability targets has always been tough, but today it just feels harder. Every day headwinds hit. Supply chain teams scramble to revise forecasts, switch suppliers, increase safety stock, but somehow they’re still left with the same central problem: uncertainty.

You Might Not Need Automation To Realize Greater Efficiency in Storage Operations

You could get the greatest benefits from additional automation if you first make sure your existing facilities support the highest productivity possible and the highest storage density feasible for your type of operation.

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3D Printing and Sustainable Auto Manufacturing: A Glimpse into the Future

The excitement around 3D printing in the automotive industry is easier to understand in light of growing sustainability needs. While vehicles themselves may be the most obvious target for emissions reductions in this sector, the production side needs improvement, too.

The Future of AI in Warehouse Design

From manufacturing plants to distribution centers, the efficient handling of materials is not only a logistical challenge but also a critical determinant of competitiveness and profitability for organizations.

EB-3 visa program emerges as key solution for manufacturers facing tight labor market

Companies are pursuing a variety of strategies to incorporate more automation, attract younger workers, tailor training opportunities, create flexible scheduling and boost pay and benefits. Immigration programs are also increasingly becoming a focal point.

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Redwood Feeds Snak-King's Appetite for Transportation Innovation Amid Supply Chain Disruption

Redwood Logistics Enhances Snak-King's Supply Chain Resilience with Innovative Logistics Solutions

RXO Partners with Shiplify to Improve Invoice Transparency for LTL Customers

Shiplify integrates with RXO Connect™ to provide proactive location data to LTL shippers

PostProcess Technologies Celebrates Milestone 20th Solution Placement with Global Tech Leader

The globally recognized tech innovator has recently acquired their 20th solution, the new PostProcess DEMI X 520™ for Resin Removal, the latest in PostProcess's line of Submerged Vortex Cavitation™ solutions. This purchase solidifies a strong and expansive partnership that has our solutions optimizing post-printing operations at six prototyping labs across the U.S. and Europe.

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Use EXAIR Cabinet Cooler® Systems to protect your bottom line!
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ResinDek / Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products

At Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products®, we know and understand the importance of having the right flooring product for the right application. That's why we offer a variety of ResinDek panels in different thicknesses, densities, and with different surface finishes. Since 1994, ResinDek flooring panels have been installed in distribution centers, warehouses, manufacturing plants, and cold storage facilities for major corporations worldwide. The intent of Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products then and now is "We don't just make better mezzanine floors…We make mezzanine floors better". We strive to provide solutions that improve the ergonomics in work environments, reduce environmental impacts, and bring significant value to the professionals in many different industries.