Written By: Jesseca Lyons
March 3rd, 2014
Sometimes it can be hard to make a decision. Especially when that decision will cause major changes to the status quo or cost a lot of money. So how do you know you’re making the right choice? One way is to use the proven Bastian Consulting 5-step methodology, DMADV, as your decision making process.
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Written By: Stefanie Hardy
February 20th, 2014
In honor of Engineers Week, we asked some of our team members why they choose an engineering career. The responses we received were both fun and interesting! Read them all in today’s blog article.
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Written By: Austin Trusty
February 13th, 2014
Even as new material handling technologies enter the market, conveyors seem to remain a critical part of almost every automation system. Here’s a brief overview of conveyors and their uses as well as some considerations for choosing the right one to ensure your system performs at peak performance.
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Written By: Jordan Martin
February 6th, 2014
Designing your distribution center is just like shopping for your perfect home. When you shop for a house or are looking to build a new one, you take into account many things including planning, work, space, flow, and amenities (automation)…
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Written By: Ryan Bliss
January 28th, 2014
With a distribution center full of automation plus 35,000 SKUs to manage, iHerb’s Hebron facility relies on Exacta 6.0, a warehouse control system (WCS) and suite of supply chain software to ensure the entire system runs seamlessly and orders get to customers in the most efficient manner possible.
Read: Supply Chain Software Keeps iHerb Running