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20% Book discount plus free delivery

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Publisher Kogan Page is now offering a 20% discount on the latest version of The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit.

Here’s the link – The Logistics and Supply Chain Toolkit – We offer free shipping to the UK and US which is an extra benefit for customers.

The tools can also be downloaded from www.Howtologistics.com


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Warehouse Management Courses 2018

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Course Location Date
Warehouse Management  Corby UK 25th – 26th September
Warehouse Management  Corby, UK 27th – 28th November

Course Overview

Course Code: SCWAM

The purpose of this course is to deliver the knowledge and understanding of the key elements of warehouse management practice that are fundamental to commercial organisations. Implementing efficient and effective management systems and harnessing new technology as appropriate can help the warehouse operations contribute to the organisation’s overall increased profitability. The course covers picking methodology, warehouse technology, performance measurement, health and safety & current legislation and key performance indicators.
Visit https://ciltuk.org.uk/PD/Course-Details?course=SCWAM
Places still available.

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Warehouse KPI

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Warehouse KPI blog

The Warehousing Education Research Council in the U.S. recently published their annual 2016 Distribution Centre survey on Key performance indicators.

This survey is sent to warehouse operators globally however there is a significant focus on the United States (88% of responses). There were 315 responses in total. The largest segments were Retail, manufacturing and third-party warehousing accounting for over 74% of the responses.  Continue reading →


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A moral question?

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A moral question?

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In a recent lecture on automation and technology the question was asked about what happens to the current logistics workforce if they are replaced by advanced technology, automation and robotics.  Continue reading →


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Sales of Warehouse Management increasing – now over 13,000

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Sales of Warehouse Management have now exceeded 13,000 with both kindle and paperback editions.

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The constantly changing warehouse environment is proving challenging for writers of books such as these as technology is moving on apace.  Continue reading →


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WHY REAL-TIME WMS IS A MODERN-DAY MUST-HAVE

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Why real-time WMS is a modern day must have!

By Gwynne Richards. Apprise Consulting Ltd, Author of Warehouse Management (3rd Edition) Kogan Page London

 As customers become more sophisticated, requiring accurate, secure, fast data exchange and as the competition becomes more intense, companies need to have the information-technology tools to support the business and build reliability, speed, control and flexibility into their warehouse operations. The ability to operate and communicate in real time is crucial in today’s fast-moving technological world.  Continue reading →


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BT In-house Warehouse Course praised

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BT-Professional-Development-002.pdf (19 downloads) Ioan Thomas-Daniels, Head of Warehousing at BT has praised the work carried out by Apprise Consulting on behalf of the CILT in producing their in-house Warehouse Management course. He features in a recent article in CILT’s Focus magazine.


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48 hours with Flipkart and Myntra in India

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48 hours in India in the company of Flipkart and Myntra
Recently I was invited to spend some time with Flipkart and its sister company Myntra in Bangalore.
Flipkart is an e-commerce company founded in 2007 by Sachin and Binny Bansal. It has its headquarters in Bangalore, Karnataka, India.  Continue reading →


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Warehouses of the Future top Kogan Page Blog of 2015

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Read the winning blog at

http://news.koganpage.com/interface/external_view_email.php?AJ~P2hDGw8Z1Qk_US

 


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