Supply Chain

03/10/2014 - 11:00am

Michael West has joined Neiman Marcus Group Inc as senior VP, distribution, logistics and fulfillment.

03/06/2014 - 5:02pm

The Bon-Ton Stores Inc. has signed a lease with Duke Realty Corp for a 743,000-sq.-ft., automated, direct-to-consumer fulfillment center in West Jefferson, Ohio, to support its growing e-commerce operations.

03/03/2014 - 5:30pm

The U.S. Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case brought by former Amazon warehouse workers that could determine whether companies have to compensate employees for time spent undergoing end-of the-shift security searches.

02/28/2014 - 11:14am

The Home Depot has named Craig Menear president, U.S. retail, effective immediately.

02/19/2014 - 5:41pm

Kirkland's announced that Todd Weier, senior VP of logistics, plans to leave the company.

02/18/2014 - 5:32pm

President Barack Obama visited Safeway Inc.’s distribution center in Upper Marlboro, Md., where he spotlighted the chain’s efforts to improve truck efficiency and called for new fuel efficiency and greenhouse gas standards for medium-duty and heavy-duty trucks by March 2016.

02/18/2014 - 5:23pm

Beall’s has selected replenishment and profiling solutions from JustEnough Software Corporation, a provider of demand management solutions for retail, wholesale and direct-to-consumer businesses worldwide.

02/11/2014 - 4:51pm

Import volume at the nation’s major retail container ports is expected to drop 8.4% in February from the same time last year as the shipping cycle reaches its slowest month of the year, according to the monthly Global Port Tracker report released by the National Retail Federation and Hackett Associates.

02/10/2014 - 4:59pm

The Home Depot announced the opening of its new direct fulfillment center, in Locust Grove, Ga.