Each year thousands of injuries occur in warehouses.
Amidst the pallets, shelves and products, accidents can be waiting. From slips, to trips, to falls, thousands of warehousing and storage industry workers experience injuries and illnesses each year.
Warehouse Safety by the numbers
Additional warehouse safety resources
OSHA has published the “OSHA... Read more...
Having warehouse challenges?
Do any of these challenges sound familiar?
We need to improve…
If so, they are common to most inventory-centric businesses. Controlling the movement and storage of inventory within warehouses and your supply chain can be... Read more...
For some time now, supply chain experts have been discussing the perfect order.
Simply defined, it is an order that is:
Shipped complete & correctly (right documentation, correct invoice, etc.)
To the correct destination
It’s just about picking and shipping doing a good job, right?
The Imperfect Order
Since... Read more...
Infographic courtesy of Milo
Shipping with ACCTivate!
Shipping can be one of the most challenging aspects of establishing a pricing policy and managing an online business.
While ACCTivate! can’t help with the rates charged by shipping companies, it does provide the flexibility you need when developing a shipping policy for your customers.
FedEx... Read more...
A recent report by Aberdeen Group cited the need to “reduce warehouse operating expenses while maximizing utilization of resources” as the number one concern of the survey of 158 warehouse executives surveyed.
Seems that no matter the size of the business, from small to huge, this is a common goal.
Continued reading of the survey revealed... Read more...
Inventory ties up a large, if not the largest, amount of a business’ capital. While sufficient inventory is required to maximize sales and ensure customer satisfaction, too much inventory ties up cash and increases storage costs, insurance, taxes, interest on loans and the occurrence of product obsolescence.
ACCTivate!’s tools help identify... Read more...
Tuxedo Distributors, LLC, is a leading importer of high quality automotive repair equipment manufactured in the People’s Republic of China.
Founded in 2004, the company is located in Cleburne, Texas, inside of a 70,000 sq. ft. warehouse with a large inventory of lifts, wheels service equipment, accessories and parts.
Strategic alliance, strategic... Read more...