Industry News:

Omnichannel navigator: interview with Kerry W. Coin
 -- Posted: 10/24/2014
For many retailers, omnichannel commerce is new and uncharted territory. But consultant Kerry W. Coin has been there and now offers some guidance on how retailers can master a strategy that's fraught with supply chain challenges.

Ohio State professors to take the helm of the Journal of Business Logistics
 -- Posted: 10/24/2014
Zinn, Goldsby are first from OSU to edit journal since its founding at the university in 1978.

Forget leaning in, try looking up
 -- Posted: 10/23/2014
Worried about missing something really important? Then you'll need to glance up from that phone or tablet once in a while.

Logistics, material handling companies give back
 -- Posted: 10/23/2014
Here are some recent examples of charitable works by companies in the logistics, transportation, and material handling markets.


Technology
Interlink Technologies is Information Technology that utilizes Barcode Technology. Barcodes have become a standard in the warehouse industry and provide an excellent means to gather, track and manage information about inventory. Scanning the barcode opens the door to reveal everything associated with the inventory – lot number, expiration date, receive date, production date, who touched the inventory, QC requirements, environmental requirements, etc. Audits and recalls can be a nightmare without the help of IT. Warehouse Link easily manages audits, recalls and cycle counts. Because inventory information requirements vary from one item to another, Warehouse Link eases the complicated task of gathering and tracking the various pieces of information by using prompts and forced input.