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Assistance From 3pl Warehousing

Originally posted on Shipping and Logistics:
Third party logistics, often known as 3pl, involves the outsourcing of services for part or all of a company’s supply chain management process. This process includes everything from storing, to shipping, to transportation and…

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In theory, a better way to load a plane

Originally posted on The Operations Room:
How to get passengers onto planes has been a recurring topic on this blog. It is one of the few topics (possibly the only one) we have covered as much as MythBusters has. Now…

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Just in time for Cyber Monday: Video from inside an Amazon fulfillment center

Originally posted on The Operations Room:
There have been several things written over the last couple of years about working conditions in Amazon fulfillment centers. (See, for example, here, here, and here.) Now we have a BBC report complete with…

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