UPS is the world’s largest package delivery company and a provider of supply chain management solutions. Sedlak was engaged to identify short- and long-term facility and operational improvements to significantly increase distribution operation efficiencies and productivity while reducing costs.
Posted by Patrick S. Sedlak, Principal
Pop-up stores in malls, airports, and other places have been around forever. Now the concept is gravitating to pop-up distribution centers, where there may be some very real benefits for retailers facing labor shortages in their current distribution areas.
Posted by Dennis Heppner, Transportation Lead
Long-haul tractor trailers get a bad rap for averaging 7 miles per gallon of diesel, but in context they are more fuel efficient than a Ford F250 pickup, and various innovations are improving fuel economy.