FedEx and UPS
FedEx and UPS are top supply chain companies. From Youtube: Excellent story of both companies who lead this field. Retailers and E-tailers can not only use them but can also learn from these two great companies.
- “Leaders get out in front and stay there by raising the standards by which they judge themselves – and by which they are willing to be judged.” ~ Frederick W. Smith (Fedx CEO)
- “A Yale University management professor in response to student Fred Smith’s paper proposing reliable overnight delivery service: The concept is interesting and well-formed, but in order to earn better than a ‘C’, the idea must be feasible.” ~ Frederick W. Smith
- “My innovation involved taking an idea from the telecommunications and banking industries, and applying that idea to transportation business.” ~ Frederick W. Smith
Videos about Amazon, IKEA, UPS, and Walmart Supply Chain.
- Amazon Warehouse – behind the scenes.
- ASRS – Automated storage and retrieval system.
- Best Logistics Blogs.
- Converse Automated Distribution Center.
- Distribution Centers & Supply Chain Management Explained.
- FedEx and UPS Documentary.
- Horizontal Carousel Warehouse Automated Storage and Retrieval System – ASRS.
- IKEA Distribution Center in Savannah, GA. What do people think?
- Jobs with Starbucks Distribution.
- Logistics and supply chain management: Refresher. Hour long.
- Logistics IoT. The Logistics Internet Explained.
- Overview of Logistics and Supply Chain Management.
- Perishable monitoring with smart sensor tags – results of the European PASTEUR project
- Supply Chain MBA – enhance your knowledge and be a top performer.
- Top 10 Forklift Accidents! Safety is everyone’s job.
- Toyota Production System – 5S, Just in Time, Kaizen.
- Walmart Advanced Vehicle Experience Concept Truck.
- Walmart uses hydrogen powered fork lifts in giant energy efficient warehouse.
- Why UPS trucks never turn left – Supply Chain.