Logistics

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Thumbnail-Photo: Indoor positioning using wireless network
22.06.2018   #wlan #logistics

Indoor positioning using wireless network

An accurate and affordable option

The group of scientists from Kaunas University of Technology (KTU), Lithuania has invented the innovative method for indoor positioning of people and things using wireless network. It localises a human being or an object within an accuracy of 1 ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Beverage retail market: revolutionary route planning crowned by success...
13.06.2018   #software developement #logistics (software)

Beverage retail market: revolutionary route planning crowned by success

Flaschenpost – successful two-hour delivery service

The German online retail business Flaschenpost (a pun meaning “message in a bottle” or quite literally “bottle delivery” in English) successfully delivers beverages within two hours in Münster and Cologne, with more ...

Thumbnail-Photo: A helping (Sens)Hand
11.04.2018   #security #logistics

A helping (Sens)Hand

How smart technology can help with manual load handling

Due to mechanization and automation the amount of physical load work has been progressively reduced. Yet for those working in intralogistics, the manual handling of material is still very much part of the job. Partners in the “SensHand” ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Encouraging retailers to introduce voluntary plastic bag charging...
03.04.2018   #brick and mortar retail #sustainability

Encouraging retailers to introduce voluntary plastic bag charging

Retail trade bodies have launched new materials to help small stores introduce a plastic bag charging scheme

Retail trade bodies the Association of Convenience Stores and the National Federation of Retail Newsagents have launched new materials to help small stores introduce a plastic bag charging scheme following the publication of the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Amazon launching Whole Foods Market delivery service...
13.02.2018   #online trading #services

Amazon launching Whole Foods Market delivery service

Prime members will be able to tap free 2-hour delivery

Prime customers can enjoy free 2-hour delivery for orders over 35 Dollar from Whole Foods Market; Whole Foods Market groceries can be delivered through Prime Now to neighborhoods in Austin, Cincinnati, Dallas, and Virginia Beach Last week, Amazon ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Unrealized potential in online food retailing...
30.01.2018   #food retail #delivery

Unrealized potential in online food retailing

Fresh delivery service coverage primarily in metropolitan areas

Prior to the launch of Amazon Fresh in Germany, many e-commerce observers expected brick-and-mortar grocery retailers to do everything in their power to fight back with their own offers and services. This prediction has not come true. Several of the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: SES-imagotag wins the 2017 LSA Award
16.01.2018   #cameras #electronic shelf labels (ESL)

SES-imagotag wins the 2017 LSA Award

The company is recognized for ist automatic stockout detection solution

SES-imagotag, a specialist in digital solutions for physical commerce and the world leader in connected digital price tags, announces that it has received a prize for the third year in a row at the 2017 LSA Innovation Awards, in the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Faster, more flexible and innovative: facing increasing pressure...
09.01.2018   #software applications #marketing planing

Faster, more flexible and innovative: facing increasing pressure

New sales tools from MobiMedia AG for optimal inventory planning

The speed at which trends are being created and introduced to the sales floor increases. To ensure a company’s success today, it is, therefore, crucial to quickly and flexibly respond to new developments – a challenge for many retailers ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Click & Collect solution for UK retailers
03.01.2018   #brick and mortar retail #omnichannel

Click & Collect solution for UK retailers

Tryzens delivers Salesforce Commerce Cloud integration for start-up HubBox

Tryzens has successfully completed the development of a pre-built integration or ‘cartridge’ for innovative UK start-up HubBox, which will enable Salesforce Commerce Cloud users to reduce the time to market for the new delivery start-up. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: 7-Eleven tests mobile ordering, delivery and in-store pickup...
14.12.2017   #mobile shopping #delivery

7-Eleven tests mobile ordering, delivery and in-store pickup

7‑ElevenNOW app is expected to roll out to other U.S. locations in 2018

7‑Eleven is testing on-demand ordering for delivery or in-store pickup at select Dallas stores with its new 7‑ElevenNOW smartphone app. Currently being tested in 10 downtown and uptown stores, 7‑ElevenNOW is expected to roll out to other U.S. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Colruyt Amay unveils new-generation store
13.12.2017   #shop building #services

Colruyt Amay unveils new-generation store

More efficient and pleasant shopping

Colruyt Amay opened its doors after a few weeks of renovation work.The store has been completely rearranged and restyled into a new-generation Colruyt store. “During closure, we completely rearranged the store”, says store manager ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Wendy’s rolls out door-to-door delivery service powered by DoorDash...
11.12.2017   #brick and mortar retail #delivery

Wendy’s rolls out door-to-door delivery service powered by DoorDash

Delicious menu delivered right to the door

Wendy’s and DoorDash are partnering to bring fans what they’ve been craving: Wendy’s deliciously different menu delivered right to their door. Wendy’s is partnering exclusively* ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Parcel lockers: around the clock delivery service...
22.11.2017   #online trading #e-commerce

Parcel lockers: around the clock delivery service

Interview with Gunnar Anger, managing director ParcelLock GmbH on the future of parcel delivery

A successful delivery significantly impacts how customers rate their shopping experience. That’s why new, flexible solutions along the entire supply chain are in great demand. This includes a universally accessible parcel locker system. Gunnar ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Walmart: new service On Time and In Full
26.10.2017   #software applications #logistic systems

Walmart: new service On Time and In Full

Walmart instituted a new On Time and In Full (OTIF) metric to measure vendors' supply chain performance

RSi (Retail Solutions, Inc.) have developed a new standalone "OTIF Visibility" service product to accommodate customers' needs and support other CPG companies at Walmart with On Time and In Full (OTIF). By providing accurate ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New Temando ‘State of Shipping in Commerce’ report reveals gap...
15.08.2017   #online trading #e-commerce

New Temando ‘State of Shipping in Commerce’ report reveals gap between U.S. retailers and Prime-centric online shoppers

Survey identifies CX-driven shipping experiences as critical to conversion

Temando, a leading shipping and fulfilment software platform for commerce, today announced United States retailer and consumer survey data from its annual research report ‘State of Shipping in Commerce’. The survey polled 270 small and ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Metro reaches a partnership agreement with MissFresh...
10.08.2017   #food retail #delivery

Metro reaches a partnership agreement with MissFresh

Company enters the ready-to-cook meals market

Metro has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a majority interest in MissFresh Inc., a Montreal company specializing in the delivery of ready-to-cook meals. Ever-responsive to industry trends, Metro is thereby positioning itself in a growing ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Schaeffler AG and Fraunhofer sign a strategic partnership agreement...
28.07.2017   #logistic systems #logistic solutions

Schaeffler AG and Fraunhofer sign a strategic partnership agreement

Shaping mobility for tomorrow

Schaeffler AG and Fraunhofer have entered into a strategic partnership with the aim of further enhancing this collaboration. What do the factories and workplaces of the future look like? How can emission-free, intelligent mobility for tomorrow ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Baskin-Robbins launches ice cream delivery with DoorDash...
14.07.2017   #brick and mortar retail #services

Baskin-Robbins launches ice cream delivery with DoorDash

Brands will deliver to more than 600 locations in 22 cities

Ice cream lovers in nearly two dozen cities across the country can use DoorDash – the technology company connecting customers with the best local business through door-to-door delivery – to have their favorite Baskin-Robbins ice cream ...

Thumbnail-Photo: The future of logistics works digital, connected and autonomous...
03.07.2017   #digitization #logistics

The future of logistics works digital, connected and autonomous

How digitization changes retail logistics

Digitization is one of the biggest challenges logisticians face today. It gives rise to the creation of new business models and puts existing structures to the test. Yet many companies still lack the necessary knowledge to explore all the advantages ...

Thumbnail-Photo: From transport to information carrier: intelligent packaging in retail...
03.07.2017   #supply chain management (SCM) #digitization

From transport to information carrier: intelligent packaging in retail logistics

“The biggest challenge in packaging is its integration into the supply chain”

Conventional packaging meets many demands – intelligent packaging can do even more. It is proactive and provides information about the condition, time and location of the transported goods. This is made possible by sensors applied on or inside ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Robots and automated processes are the future of warehouse logistics...
01.07.2017   #e-commerce #personnel management

Robots and automated processes are the future of warehouse logistics

Staff shortages and the e-commerce boom call for all resources

When e-commerce retailers sell products every few seconds, it creates enormous challenges for their logistics processes. Sufficient qualified staff is currently not available to handle these tasks. This is why automated resources such as driverless ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Logistics: Digital and borderless into the future...
28.06.2017   #logistic systems #logistics (software)

Logistics: Digital and borderless into the future

The digital revolution was topic No. 1 at transport logistic 2017, which took place from May 9 to 12, 2017 in Munich.

The digital revolution was topic No. 1 at transport logistic 2017, which took place from May 9 to 12, 2017 in Munich. Another much-discussed topic of the discussions was rising national protectionism which is a risk for international trade. The ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New Logistics & Customer Service Division
12.06.2017   #personnel management #logistics

New Logistics & Customer Service Division

American Outdoor Brands Corporation: Lewis Hornsby joins as President, Logistics & Customer Service

American Outdoor Brands Corporation (AOBC), one of the world's leading providers of firearms and quality products for the shooting, hunting, and rugged outdoor enthusiast, today announced the creation of its new Logistics & Customer ...

Thumbnail-Photo: No more needless packaging waste in food retailing...
07.06.2017   #sustainability #packaging

No more needless packaging waste in food retailing

Of washable bags, natural branding and boxes made out of grass

As the first supermarket of its kind, Rewe abolished plastic bags. Numerous other supermarkets followed suit. Now the supermarket chains offer bags made out of paper and cotton as well as reusable shopping bags. The Federal Minister for the ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Drone vs. truck deliveries: Which create less carbon pollution?...
01.06.2017   #services #delivery

Drone vs. truck deliveries: Which create less carbon pollution?

Drones tend to have carbon dioxide emissions advantages when they don't have to fly very far

Delivering packages with drones can reduce carbon dioxide emissions in certain circumstances as compared to truck deliveries, a new study from University of Washington transportation engineers finds. Researchers found that drones tend to have carbon ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Zalando to open its first Nordic fulfillment center in Sweden...
29.05.2017   #services #delivery

Zalando to open its first Nordic fulfillment center in Sweden

To meet the demand of the Nordic customers, and to further penetrate the market, investing in convenience is crucial

Zalando successfully completed its location search to open its first Nordic fulfillment center in Sweden later this year. Together with the developer NREP Logicenters, Zalando will build a fulfillment center in Brunna, situated in the county of ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Supermarket home delivery efficiency increased by 10 per cent...
11.05.2017   #supply chain management (SCM) #logistics

Supermarket home delivery efficiency increased by 10 per cent

Retail customers readily taking advantage of the option to have their everyday grocery needs delivered to their home within a defined time slot.

For the chain stores, online retail activities involve a vast effort in terms of logistics, with much to lose, but also much to gain.  A team of mathematicians at the Alpen-Adria-Universität, assembled by optimisation expert Philipp ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Carrefour Spain rolls out compressed natural gas trucks in its fleet...
22.02.2017   #logistic systems #sustainability

Carrefour Spain rolls out compressed natural gas trucks in its fleet

Vehicles reduce nitrogen oxide (Nox) emissions by up to 99 percent and the level of particles emitted by 95 percent

Carrefour Spain, is incorporating compressed natural gas trucks in its fleet to carry out deliveries of e-commerce orders together with home delivery vans with the same characteristics. These vehicles reduce nitrogen oxide (Nox) emissions by up ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Logistics conquers the private sphere and entices with new delivery...
14.12.2016   #logistic systems #delivery

Logistics conquers the private sphere and entices with new delivery options

Online retailers want to offer faster delivery in the future

Christmas is just around the corner and with it comes the annual gift buying. You would think it’s a great time for online retailers. Yet despite the great e-commerce growth in 2016, there is still one final nuisance for customers that many ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Scandit included in Gartner Report on Supply Chain Visibility Initiatives...
05.09.2016   #logistic systems #services

Scandit included in Gartner Report on Supply Chain Visibility Initiatives

report reviews how various organizations have used technology to enhance their logistics and transportation visibility

Scandit, the leading enterprise mobility and data capture company, specializing in barcode scanning solutions for smartphones, tablets, and wearable devices, was included in a July 2016 Gartner report titled, “Lessons Learned From Supply Chain ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Identifying purchase intentions: market basket analysis for...
01.09.2016   #data warehouse management #software applications

Identifying purchase intentions: market basket analysis for brick-and-mortar retailers

The right software to understand and use data to improve profitability

Neither magic nor a secret: sales receipt data can reveal information about consumer purchase behavior. Online retail already masters this type of analysis perfectly. In contrast, brick-and-mortar retail still needs technical support to understand ...

Thumbnail-Photo: wnDirect shortlisted for ‘Business Enabler of the Year’...
28.07.2016   #logistic systems #logistics (software)

wnDirect shortlisted for ‘Business Enabler of the Year’

wnDirect has been announced as a finalist at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2016

wnDirect has been announced as a finalist for The ‘Vonage Business Enabler of the Year’ award at the Lloyds Bank National Business Awards 2016. It is the second time that the innovative company has been recognised by these prestigious ...

Thumbnail-Photo: When your front door guards the beer crates
29.06.2016   #customer satisfaction #logistics (software)

When your front door guards the beer crates

The beverage supplier “Trinkkiste“ delivers drinks with no deadline pressure

When beverage supplier “Trinkkiste“ from Berlin delivers its products, it is not bound to set times. A patented locking system that can chain the beverage crates to the door makes all of this possible. The online pure player also ...

Thumbnail-Photo: New API to help retailers bridge technology gaps for omnichannel success...
23.05.2016   #software applications #stock level optimization

New API to help retailers bridge technology gaps for omnichannel success

New data reveals 27 pecent of retailers find disparate systems as top inhibitor to growth

Stitch Labs has announced the launch of its API to help retailers quickly innovate and streamline their operational infrastructure. This technical flexibility is critical for retailers to be successful in today's dynamic eCommerce environment ...

Thumbnail-Photo: wnDirect victorious at the 2016 Slough Business Awards...
05.04.2016   #logistic systems #award

wnDirect victorious at the 2016 Slough Business Awards

250 guests joined together for the Slough Business Awards 2016 Gala Dinner at the Hilton Heathrow Terminal 5.

wnDirect has been crowned winner of not one, but two awards at the 2016 Slough Business Awards. Last week the company was presented with the ‘Business of the Year’ award and the ‘Innovation’ award at the Slough Business ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Professional picking and returns module with picture credits...
18.03.2016   #video surveillance #video cameras

Professional picking and returns module with picture credits

The new system solution by DIVIS records all shipments in picking and returns processes with high-resolution cameras.

A booming online mail-order business and successful shop-in-shop concepts with increasing shipping and return rates require efficient and evidence-proof processes within logistics companies.

Thumbnail-Photo: Retail imports to grow 4.5 percent in first half of 2016...
10.02.2016   #logistic solutions

Retail imports to grow 4.5 percent in first half of 2016

Retailers are carefully managing their inventories but still need to stock up on seasonal goods.

mport cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to decline year-over-year for the next few months but the first half of the year should still amount to a 4.5 percent increase compared with the same period last year, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.

Thumbnail-Photo: IRX and EDX 2016 - The home of multichannel success...
14.01.2016   #digital signage #multichannel commerce

IRX and EDX 2016 - The home of multichannel success

The Digital Store will showcase suppliers of new and innovative technologies that are driving the ‘bricks meets clicks’ experience.

The event IRX, co-located with EDX, Europe’s only dedicated multichannel delivery event, is set to showcase the latest innovations for online and multichannel retailing at the NEC in Birmingham next 27th and 28th April. ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Free Shipping Day hacks assure gifts get delivered on time...
18.12.2015   #logistics (software) #mail-order business

Free Shipping Day hacks assure gifts get delivered on time

Study: 76 percent of online shoppers said free shipping is the most important factor when buying gifts this holiday

FatWallet.com, where millions of online deal hunters go to stack deals and coupons with cash back, launches Free Shipping Week featuring more than 35 major retailers offering both free shipping with no minimum purchase and cash back from ...

Thumbnail-Photo: Retailers in ‘Final Balancing Act’
10.12.2015   #logistic systems #trend research

Retailers in ‘Final Balancing Act’

Holiday merchandise supply and demand

Import cargo volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to be essentially unchanged from last year this month as stores bring in the last round of merchandise for the holiday season, according to the monthly Global Port ...

Thumbnail-Photo: NRF applauds House Committee action on long-term transportation bill...
23.10.2015   #logistic systems #marketing research

NRF applauds House Committee action on long-term transportation bill

Infrastructure Investment Bill also includes key provision to avoid looming railroad shutdown

The National Retail Federation applauded the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for moving forward with a long-term transportation bill that is critically important to America’s retailers. “Retailers are among the ...

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5033 Buchs
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69190 Walldorf
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47559 Kranenburg
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APG Cash Drawer (Germany)
Leichtmetallstr. 22a
42781 Haan-Gruiten
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Stresemannstr. 23
22769 Hamburg
Sage Group plc
North Park
NE13 9AA Newcastle Upon Tyne
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Im Ermlisgrund 6
76337 Waldbronn
Salomon Automation GmbH
Salomon Automation GmbH
Alter Hellweg 60
44379 Dortmund
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Van-der-Upwich-Str. 12
41334 Nettetal
Höft & Wessel AG
Höft & Wessel AG
Rotenburger Straße 20
30659 Hannover
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common solutions GmbH & Co. KG
Wasserstr. 223
44799 Bochum
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76275 Ettlingen
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DFD Direktwerbung Fullservice Dialog GmbH
Otto-Hahn-Str. 1-7
63225 Langen
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Memminger Str. 140
87439 Kempten
Progress Software GmbH
Progress Software GmbH
Agrippinawerft 26
50678 Köln
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60486 Frankfurt am Main
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Siegburger Str. 229b
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31535 Neustadt am Rübenberge
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Movis Mobile Vision GmbH
Ludwigstraße 76
63067 Offenbach
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Ettore-Bugatti-Straße 35
51149 Köln
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Mallinckrodtstr. 320
44147 Dortmund
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Blücherstraße 32
75177 Pforzheim
Stowga
2 Finsbury Avenue
EC2M 2PA London
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Hermes Transport Logistics GmbH
Essener Bogen 89
22419 Hamburg
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Talhofstrasse 30a
82205 Gilching
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ICS International AG
Siemensstr. 11
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Georg-Kohl-Straße 42
74336 Brackenheim
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Pascalstraße 23
52076 Aachen
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Kokkolastraße 5
40882 Ratingen
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Flexus AG
Friedrich-Bergius-Ring 5A
97076 Würzburg
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Betastraße 10E
85774 Unterföhring
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Carl-Zeiss-Straße 1
63755 Alzenau