e-Commerce in the Distribution Center: Making a Graceful Transition
Many distribution centers are struggling to manage increased levels of e-commerce. This report outlines a 10-step program for companies to transform their distribution centers to handle larger volumes of each-picking and e-commerce.
About the Author
Ian Hobkirk is the author of this report. He is the founder and Managing Director of Commonwealth Supply Chain Advisors. His 15-year career has been spent helping companies improve their supply chain efficiency through a variety of strategies. He is a former supply chain industry analyst with The AberdeenGroup, and is a frequent contributor to publications such as DC Velocity, The Journal of Commerce, and Modern Materials Handling.
Michael also has strong experience in EDI, WMS systems, and trade compliance. He resides with his family just outside of Baltimore, Maryland.