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The 8 Wastes of Lean Manufacturing Applied to Warehouse Operations

Written By: Robert Schabinger

Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Using lean manufacturing principles to increase efficiency and productivity in warehouse operations by eliminating wasteful, non-value-added components.

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Great Gifts to Give an Engineer This Holiday Season 2018

Written By: Kelsey Bates

Monday, December 10th, 2018

We polled Bastian’s engineers to see which gifts they’d love to get this holiday season. From books to gadgets, even STEM toys for future engineers, our fifth annual Gifts for Engineers holiday guide is sure to please!

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Reaching The Apex 2018 in Review

Written By: Amanda Bomar

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

A review of Bastian Solutions’ Reaching the Apex 2018, a 3-day supply chain and logistics event combining education, facility tours and one-to-one consulting to take your distribution operations to the next level.

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Distribution Center Layout and Design – Part 2: Systematic Layout Planning

Written By: Marvin Logan

Thursday, October 25th, 2018

Effective distribution center layout planning is essential for achieving optimal performance. Systematic Layout Planning is our preferred strategy.

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8 Top Recruiting and Interview Tips for Companies and Job Seekers

Written By: Olivia McLaughlin

Tuesday, August 28th, 2018

The hiring process can be a challenge for both companies and candidates. Here are 8 recruiting and interview tips to make the process better for everyone.

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