Warehousing and Distribution http://www.industryweek.com/taxonomy/term/6645/more en Boeing Sees E-Commerce, Express Services Driving Air Cargo Traffic http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-sees-e-commerce-express-services-driving-air-cargo-traffic <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Boeing Commercial Airplanes issued a 20-year outlook for global air-cargo traffic, calling for a consolidated annual growth rate of 4.2% in volume, resulting in demand for 2,370 new and converted cargo.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-sees-e-commerce-express-services-driving-air-cargo-traffic" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/boeing-sees-e-commerce-express-services-driving-air-cargo-traffic#comments IndustryWeek Wire American Machinist Companies & Executives Transportation Warehousing and Distribution The Latest Thu, 27 Oct 2016 15:34:00 +0000 429081 at http://www.industryweek.com E-Commerce is Driving the Industrial Real Estate Market http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/e-commerce-driving-industrial-real-estate-market <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Many activities that were typically carried out within stores are now consolidated into logistics facilities.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/e-commerce-driving-industrial-real-estate-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/e-commerce-driving-industrial-real-estate-market#comments Ideaxchange Warehousing and Distribution Supply Chain The Latest Fri, 30 Sep 2016 20:03:00 +0000 391271 at http://www.industryweek.com Metropolitan Areas Set Goods Export Records http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/metropolitan-areas-set-goods-export-records <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>156 metro areas exported more than $1 billion of goods to consumers around the globe.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/metropolitan-areas-set-goods-export-records" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/metropolitan-areas-set-goods-export-records#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Warehousing and Distribution Finance Global Economy Supply Chain The Latest Tue, 20 Sep 2016 17:48:00 +0000 378641 at http://www.industryweek.com Tech StartUps that will Transform Warehousing http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/tech-startups-will-transform-warehousing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>From new robots and software to indoor asset tracking, tech startups will change the warehousing landscape. </div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/tech-startups-will-transform-warehousing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/tech-startups-will-transform-warehousing#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Warehousing and Distribution Technology The Latest Thu, 01 Sep 2016 20:46:00 +0000 360331 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>From new robots and software to indoor asset tracking, tech startups will change the warehousing landscape.</p> Supply Chain Technology Brings the World Closer Together http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/supply-chain-technology-brings-world-closer-together <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Technology can help the supply chain to bring companies and people closer together in today’s global economy.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/supply-chain-technology-brings-world-closer-together" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/supply-chain/supply-chain-technology-brings-world-closer-together#comments Ideaxchange Planning & Forecasting Transportation Warehousing and Distribution Supply Chain The Latest Tue, 02 Aug 2016 17:24:00 +0000 331021 at http://www.industryweek.com Musk Preps Tesla for Its Next Steps http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/musk-preps-tesla-its-next-steps <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Final designs are for the anticipated Tesla Model 3. Where will Elon Musk lead the company from here? Eight big takeaways from a recent conversation.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/musk-preps-tesla-its-next-steps" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/companies-executives/musk-preps-tesla-its-next-steps#comments Companies & Executives Inventory Management Research & Development Warehousing and Distribution Innovation Leadership Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:46:00 +0000 326801 at http://www.industryweek.com Getty Images Demand Is Strong for Multitenant Distribution Warehousing http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/demand-strong-multitenant-distribution-warehousing <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Multitenant distribution warehousing is the dominant industrial property trend in the U.S., constituting 40% of the total 13.5 billion-square-foot industrial inventory.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/demand-strong-multitenant-distribution-warehousing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/demand-strong-multitenant-distribution-warehousing#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Warehousing and Distribution The Latest Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:53:00 +0000 321871 at http://www.industryweek.com Beyond Kiva: How Amazon Triggered a Robotic Arms Race http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/beyond-kiva-how-amazon-triggered-robotic-arms-race <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Amazon has been famously tight-lipped about its robotics goals since purchasing Kiva four years ago. By shutting off outside sales of the robots, though, it has opened the door for plenty of would-be competitors.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/beyond-kiva-how-amazon-triggered-robotic-arms-race" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/robotics/beyond-kiva-how-amazon-triggered-robotic-arms-race#comments Automation Inventory Management Recruiting / Retention Robotics Warehousing and Distribution Supply Chain Technology Workforce The Latest Wed, 29 Jun 2016 19:33:00 +0000 300321 at http://www.industryweek.com Justin Sullivan, Getty Images How Safe Is Your Warehouse? http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/how-safe-your-warehouse <div class="field-byline"> Mark Sullivan </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Most forklift accidents stem from vehicles being improperly maintained and malfunctioning during use.</div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/how-safe-your-warehouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/how-safe-your-warehouse#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Warehousing and Distribution The Latest Tue, 28 Jun 2016 16:12:00 +0000 298961 at http://www.industryweek.com <p>An engineer conducts a thorough lift truck examination. (Photo provided by Linde)</p> 3PL Trends to Watch in 2016 and Beyond http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/3pl-trends-watch-2016-and-beyond <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div><div><p>For third-party logistics, 2015 was a year dominated by mergers and acquisitions, ample carrier capacity, and sagging fuel prices.</p> <p>3PL net revenues grew 4.5% in 2015 to $71.9 billion.</p> <p>Overall gross revenues had a muted 2.2% increase, primarily due to reduced fuel prices in 2015 versus 2014 and the resulting reduction in fuel surcharge revenue for non-asset domestic and international transportation managers.</p> <p>The total U.S. 3PL market expanded to $161.2 billion.</p></div></div> <p><a href="http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/3pl-trends-watch-2016-and-beyond" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.industryweek.com/warehousing-and-distribution/3pl-trends-watch-2016-and-beyond#comments IndustryWeek Wire Material Handling & Logistics Warehousing and Distribution Operations Supply Chain The Latest Thu, 16 Jun 2016 14:49:00 +0000 292741 at http://www.industryweek.com