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High season for storekeepers and delivery drivers

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – On a typical day, Chris Cross makes about 70 stops on his route as a FedEx driver. He jostles from house to house, delivering everything from medicines to furniture that weighs more than himself, with the goal of getting home before dark to spend time with his friends, his wife and his […]

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Saltbox, Inc. Files Documents to Open Warehouse in Alexandria for Local Ecommerce Businesses | ALX now

A new co-warehousing company for digital commerce platforms has filed for a special use permit to operate at 4700 Eisenhower Avenue. With the rise of e-commerce in Alexandria, Colorado-based Saltbox, Inc. filed the permit for light assembly, services, and crafts on November 15, and the last day for public comment is the December 15. Saltbox, […]

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Foreign companies optimistic about the potential of the warehouse sector in Vietnam | Business

Foreign companies optimistic about the potential of Vietnamof the warehouse sector. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Despite the negative impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic, Vietnam continues to be an attractive destination for foreign investors, especially those operating in the warehouse sector thanks to its geographic and workforce advantage qualified, according to BW Industrial Development JSC […]

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Burnout by design? Warehouse and shipping workers pay the hidden cost of the holiday season

What is the meaning of Christmas? For many, it’s about feasting, making family and napping while watching cricket. But for e-commerce giants like Amazon, Christmas is the most lucrative time of the year. During the 2020 holiday season, Amazon achieved more than A $ 6.6 billion in sales. And for the warehouse and shipping workers […]

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Black Friday blocking in Amazon warehouse in Avonmouth – live updates

Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists blocked Amazon’s warehouse in Avonmouth this morning as Black Friday sales began. Protesters arrived at Amazon’s distribution center near Bristol at 4 a.m. this morning (Friday, November 26) and “locked” to scaffolding structures, completely blocking two access roads to the site. XR Bristol took part in international action against Amazon today, […]

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Robots won’t close the gap between warehouse workers anytime soon

AI holds great promise for making robots much more capable. Instead of blindly following a routine, an AI-enabled machine can perceive, learn what’s in front of it, and try to respond intelligently. Someday, intelligent robots may intuitively be able to pick up an unknown object or solve a problem without human assistance. Warehouses in particular […]

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HAI ROBOTICS Boosts Ecommerce Fulfillment For UK Cross Border Warehouse

The project provides 120,000 storage locations with a rack height of 4.3 meters in a 10,000 m² warehouse in Tamworth, Staffordshire. By deploying 100 HAIPICK A42 robots and 16 conveyor picking workstations in the warehouse, the efficiency of goods handling is three to four times that of manual labor with a daily handling volume of […]

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Migration of the data warehouse to the cloud, a group effort for the British cooperative

(Andrey_Popov / Shutterstock) It’s not uncommon for customers to spend several years and tens of millions of dollars trying to migrate from one data warehouse to another. It is also not uncommon for these exercises to fail. But for the Co-op group in the UK, the migration from a Teradata warehouse to Azure SQL Data […]

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A logistics real estate investor launches into a huge warehouse

X Sign up for free to receive the latest news straight to your inbox Register now Logistics real estate giant Logicor has acquired a 951,000 square foot logistics warehouse on a 38.5 acre site in Daventry. The 951,000 square foot property, purchased from a joint venture managed and co-owned by Oxenwood Real Estate, has good […]

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New Costco gas station opens in Kelowna ahead of warehouse | iINFOnews

The 24-pump gas station at Kelowna’s new Costco warehouse is almost ready to open. (ROB MUNRO / iINFOnews.ca) November 20, 2021 – 7:00 a.m. Costco has no date to announce for its new Kelowna store opening yet, but gas pumps appear to be nearing completion. Initial plans were to open the warehouse before the end […]