Warehouse

FlexCold Announces Plans for Charleston Facility as it Continues to Revolutionize and Modernize Cold Storage and Food Logistics Warehousing

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Thursday, January 12, 2023

CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FlexCold, a leader in revolutionizing cold storage warehousing with end-to-end expertise, today announced plans to open its second cold storage facility in the U.S., which will be built in Charleston, SC, where the Company’s headquarters are located.

Key Points: 
  • CHARLESTON, S.C., Jan. 12, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FlexCold, a leader in revolutionizing cold storage warehousing with end-to-end expertise, today announced plans to open its second cold storage facility in the U.S., which will be built in Charleston, SC, where the Company’s headquarters are located.
  • The first facility, located in Jacksonville near the Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT), opened in the fall of 2022.
  • FlexCold will be building the new facility from the ground up, leveraging its end-to-end expertise in designing modern infrastructure and storage densification to maximize the efficiency of resources.
  • The Company plans to continue to expand with the opening of new facilities in strategic locations with additional announcements planned later this year.

AutoStore launches Pio to make best-in-class warehouse automation available to the SMB market

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

“We established Pio to make our technology available to smaller businesses,” said Mats Hovland Vikse, CEO of AutoStore.

Key Points: 
  • “We established Pio to make our technology available to smaller businesses,” said Mats Hovland Vikse, CEO of AutoStore.
  • “Only 15 percent of the world’s warehouses are automated, and fulfillment operations at smaller retailers are still largely manual.
  • Now that the system is available in North America, we are ready to support fast-growing independent retailers here as well."
  • Pio and AutoStore will be at NRF 2023: Retail’s Big Show at the Javits Center in New York City from January 15-17.

GreyOrange Transforms Warehouse Fulfillment with Its GreyMatter Open API

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

The GreyMatter fulfillment orchestration platform coordinates and assigns the work activities of warehouse robots--no matter the vendor--to maximize productivity, speed, accuracy and safety in end-to-end inventory fulfillment operations. GreyMatter matches robot agents according to work needs, including capacity and demand peaks, for seamless inventory orchestration.

Key Points: 
  • ATLANTA, Jan. 10, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GreyOrange , a global leader in automated robotic fulfillment and inventory optimization software, today announced the launch of its GreyMatter™ open API (application programming interface).
  • The API enables any vendor’s robotic solution to seamlessly connect to the GreyMatter fulfillment orchestration platform, giving customers the freedom to choose the technology that fits their warehouse environment.
  • Under the API, GreyMatter™ can now orchestrate autonomous mobile robots (AMR) and other execution agents from companies that have joined the GreyOrange Certified Ranger™ Network (CRN) ecosystem.
  • The GreyMatter fulfillment orchestration platform coordinates and assigns the work activities of warehouse robots--no matter the vendor--to maximize productivity, speed, accuracy and safety in end-to-end inventory fulfillment operations.

Verizon Business to showcase immersive experiences at the National Retail Federation’s Big Show 2023

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 10, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon Business will showcase innovative 5G solutions at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Big Show 2023 (Booth #3556) at the Jacob K. Javitz Center in New York City to demonstrate the major impact 5G, reliable connectivity, collaboration solutions and more has on the retail industry.

Key Points: 
  • BASKING RIDGE, N.J., Jan. 10, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Verizon Business will showcase innovative 5G solutions at the National Retail Federation’s (NRF) Big Show 2023 (Booth #3556) at the Jacob K. Javitz Center in New York City to demonstrate the major impact 5G, reliable connectivity, collaboration solutions and more has on the retail industry.
  • "The changing expectations of consumers in a post-pandemic world accelerated the need for retailers to drive omni-channel solutions from shopping to fulfillment," said Massimo Peselli, CRO Global Enterprise and Public Sector, Verizon Business.
  • "Verizon Business plays a critical role in this digital transformation for global retailers, and at NRF we will showcase how our innovations are powering the largest retailers, making next-generation solutions possible today."
  • In the solutions demo area, Verizon will showcase the reliable, secure and fast network connectivity that is helping bring together disconnected systems to create powerful, modular, and intelligent solutions.

Imperial Brands Selects Blue Yonder to Digitally Transform Its Supply Chain

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Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Imperial Brands , a British multinational tobacco company, has selected to digitally transform its end-to-end supply chain with Blue Yonder , the leader in digital supply chain transformations and omni-channel commerce fulfillment.

Key Points: 
  • Imperial Brands , a British multinational tobacco company, has selected to digitally transform its end-to-end supply chain with Blue Yonder , the leader in digital supply chain transformations and omni-channel commerce fulfillment.
  • Imperial needed a single-proven, end-to-end supply chain solution to drive efficiencies and adapt to its changing supply chain.
  • Imperial turned to Blue Yonder to be its end-to-end supply chain solutions provider across the globe.
  • Blue Yonder’s solutions will provide Imperial with a holistic and connected view of its end-to-end supply chain planning processes, offering strategic scenario planning, demand forecasting, and supply chain & inventory optimization.

CIM Group Begins Final Phase of Renovations at Cathedral Square Office Campus in Guildford

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Monday, January 9, 2023

CIM Group, a community-focused real estate and infrastructure owner, operator, lender and developer, announced today that it has begun the final phase of its campus upgrade and improvements program that includes the comprehensive renovation of Building 3000 at Cathedral Square, a three-building office campus in Guildford, United Kingdom.

Key Points: 
  • CIM Group, a community-focused real estate and infrastructure owner, operator, lender and developer, announced today that it has begun the final phase of its campus upgrade and improvements program that includes the comprehensive renovation of Building 3000 at Cathedral Square, a three-building office campus in Guildford, United Kingdom.
  • The building will also include a significant focus on outdoor amenities, such as green landscaping, a balcony, and an expansive rooftop terrace—the only office building in Guildford with rooftop access.
  • “CIM Group is committed to delivering a best-in-class building at Cathedral Square.
  • Cathedral Square is also situated near the area’s shopping and dining districts as well as the city’s numerous leisure and recreation options.

ProMat - The Biggest Manufacturing and Supply Chain Event of 2023 Returns to Chicago March 20-23

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Monday, January 9, 2023

When the premier manufacturing and supply chain trade event of 2023, ProMat, returns to Chicago on March 20 it will include 1,000 exhibits from leading solution providers and a comprehensive Educational Conference of over 150 sessions focusing on best-in-class solutions for manufacturing and supply chain operations.

Key Points: 
  • When the premier manufacturing and supply chain trade event of 2023, ProMat, returns to Chicago on March 20 it will include 1,000 exhibits from leading solution providers and a comprehensive Educational Conference of over 150 sessions focusing on best-in-class solutions for manufacturing and supply chain operations.
  • ProMat exhibits will represent all segments of the material handling, logistics and transportation industry, from traditional, manual equipment to computerized, automated systems and smart, connected supply chain technologies.
  • This event provides attendees to network and connect with young professionals in the material handling and supply chain industry.
  • ProMat is the largest manufacturing and supply chain expo held in North America and South America.

Maergo and Shipium Partner to Provide Fast and Accurate Shipping to E-commerce Retailers

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

SEATTLE, Jan. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Maergo, one of the fastest growing leaders in logistics and technology, today announced a partnership with Shipium, the premier shipping platform for e-commerce retailers.

Key Points: 
  • Maergo is a leader in providing 2-3 day package shipping by continuously optimizing parcel delivery from order to destination through its multi-modal network.
  • Shipium helps those same retailers address "the Prime problem" by modernizing their shipping software stack.
  • Retailers who are stuck with legacy shipping solutions experience poor time-to-value getting progressive carriers like Maergo up and running across their network.
  • Our customers are happier using Shipium with Maergo," said Peter Sheldon, SVP of Strategy and Growth of Maergo.

YOHO Launched a New Model of Cross-Border E-Commerce Platform and Entered the Global 100+Countries Appliance Market

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Monday, January 9, 2023

Key Points: 
  • View the full release here: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20221223005094/en/
    YOHO Launched a New Model of Cross-Border E-Commerce Platform and Entered the Global 100+Countries Appliance Market (Photo: Business Wire)
    YOHO is a vertical e-commerce platform selling household appliances, 3C and beauty products.
  • As the earliest online shopping pioneer in Hong Kong's e-commerce field, YOHO has accumulated rich operating experience in the vertical field of electrical appliances.
  • The comprehensive implementation of this aspect has enabled YOHO to survive and grow in a highly competitive business environment.
  • With strong background support, YOHO ranks first among e-commerce platforms in Hong Kong, China, focusing on electronic products and home appliances.

RELEX and Legion Unite to Deliver Best-In-Class ROI to Retailers

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Wednesday, January 11, 2023

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 11, 2023 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- RELEX Solutions, provider of unified supply chain and retail planning solutions, and Legion Technologies, an innovator in workforce management (WFM), today announced a strategic partnership to optimize their combined solutions, providing retailers with increased efficiencies across supply chains and store operations.

Key Points: 
  • Legion and RELEX are both known for their innovation in the retail space, leveraging data, intelligent automation of processes, and cutting-edge technology to improve efficiencies, control costs, and deliver an exceptional employee and customer experience.
  • Together, Legion and RELEX will provide a modern, flexible, adaptable software solution that puts control in the hands of planning and workforce management teams.
  • "We believe this partnership with RELEX will deliver unprecedented value to retailers," said Sanish Mondkar, CEO and Founder of Legion Technologies.
  • Legion and RELEX will host presentations at NRF 2023 outlining the benefits of their partnership.