Supply Chain

04/15/2014 - 11:08am

Save-A-Lot will open a new 140,000-sq.-ft. food distribution center in Aurora, Colo., in June 2014.

04/14/2014 - 4:40pm

The National Retail Federation is urging maritime management and the union representing dockworkers along the U.S. West Coast ports to expedite pending contract negotiations and reach agreement on a new deal well in advance of the expiration of the current contract this summer.

04/08/2014 - 11:08am

Import volume at major U.S. retail container ports is expected to increase 6.1% in April 2014, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation (NRF) and Hackett Associates.

04/07/2014 - 5:14pm

Sears Holdings announced that William Hutchinson will join the company as senior VP and president, supply chain.

04/07/2014 - 10:55am

Casey’s General Stores has selected Softeon’s warehouse managements ystem (WMS), as well as its load planning, yard management, and labor management applications, to improve efficiency and accuracy of its DC operations and drive additional throughput from existing DCs to enable them to support addition of new retail stores in the same physical footprint.

04/04/2014 - 5:11pm

Third-party logistics (3PL) provider Transportation Insight is introducing a line of end-to-end e-commerce solutions.

04/02/2014 - 11:21am

Discount supermarket operator Aldi has acquired a 55-acre site in Moreno Valley, Calif., on which it will build its Southern California regional headquarters.

04/01/2014 - 5:51pm

Casey’s General Stores plans to break ground on the company’s second distribution center in November 2014.

04/01/2014 - 11:13am

The Society for Research of Synergies (SRS) and its company members will place their supply network onto the GT Nexus platform to optimize global transportation costs representing $247.7 million per year.

03/28/2014 - 3:50pm

PetSmart on Friday celebrated the opening of a new distribution center in Berks County, Pa.