DSW, a branded footwear and accessories retailer, was one of four companies that tied for the top spot in Total Retail’s inaugural ranking of 100 publicly traded retailers based on their omnichannel capabilities.
After expanding first aid and safety services with the acquisition of Zee Medical, Cintas opened the new distribution center to improve service to its customers in Western North America.
The 1.1 million square-foot distribution center will support a corporate strategy to double the size of the company in the next six years.
Principal Jeffrey B. Graves is celebrating 45 years of a very distinguished career with Sedlak, a company which he has devotedly built into a premier independent supply chain consulting firm specializing in distribution and logistics.
Sedlak celebrates its 20th year as a partner of Manhattan Associates. The company was selected as Manhattan’s first Certified Alliance Partner in 1997 and has maintained a strategic partner status, driving successful collaboration with joint customers.
In Part 2 of this two-part series, Fred Crans continues a survey of experts in healthcare to explore the decision-making process around developing a Consolidated Services Center (CSC). Additional considerations for this multi-million dollar investment include expected cost savings, developing internal business expertise, gaining stakeholder support, and developing performance metrics.
Pressure to save costs in the supply chain is driving some Integrated Delivery Networks (IDNs) and Regional Purchasing Coalitions (RPCs) in the provider space to consider managing their own distribution of supplies through a consolidated services center (CSC). Although cutting out “the middle man” seems intuitive, there’s a multitude of inputs that must be considered before deciding to move forward with a multi-million dollar investment.
Sedlak was recently named to Manhattan Associates’ distinguished Partner Performance Club in recognition of significant contributions over the past year to customer engagements.
The sheer volume of goods being sold online is driving many companies to optimize their warehouse and DC operations to support e-commerce. Sedlak VP Jeff Mueller shares with Modern Materials Handling 2017's best practices for tackling the challenges of multifaceted distribution.
Patrick Sedlak and Jeff Mueller are quoted in MHI Solutions magazine about key considerations for retail omni-channel enablement.