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Excess Inventory? No problem. You have trailers in the yard.­­

With the national warehouse vacancy rate hovering at record lows and warehouses bloated with inventory pulled in from China during…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Jan 9, 2019 18:20:48 PM
How Humans and Robots Will Work Together in the Supply Chain

Humans and robots can work in harmony to create a safer, more efficient working world. Here’s what that might look like.

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Nov 8, 2018 18:27:30 PM
How To Buy Your First Autonomous Robot

Choose your autonomous robot carefully to have the best chance of finding one to match your company’s mission, core values,…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Sep 18, 2018 18:26:10 PM
With Tariffs In Flux, Digital Inventory Technology Might Be The Solution To Holiday Bloated Inventory Levels

The tariff situation has companies in a quandary as they debate whether to “load up” on inventory now—to ward off…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Aug 23, 2018 16:17:58 PM
Can robots help you manage inventory better?

In the United States, 250,000 manufacturing plants and warehouses support the activities of 4 million retail stores and ecommerce websites–and…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Jun 6, 2018 16:43:21 PM
Drone-Powered Digital Inventory

Even though ninety percent of inventory is stationary in the supply chain, according to industry experts, inventory accuracy at distribution…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Apr 18, 2018 18:30:49 PM
Inventory Checks Powered By Drones

Drone cycle counting is revolutionizing the way organizations are using their employees by increasing accuracy and lowering prices.

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Nov 21, 2017 15:00:00 PM
Are Your Yards Connected to the Supply Chain Ecosystem?

By definition, an ecosystem is a group of interconnected elements, formed by the interaction of a community of organisms with…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Jun 22, 2017 01:14:13 AM
Bucking the 80/20 Trend: 4 Key Benefits of Adopting a Digital Yard

While at the University of Lausanne in 1896, the Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto first wrote about the 80/20 tendency in…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on May 17, 2017 14:00:00 PM
Augmenting Your Logistics Operations with Digital Yards

Thanks to advancements in technology including cloud computing, internet of things (IoT), drones, and mobile, yard visibility and management are…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Mar 28, 2017 14:00:00 PM
You can’t really count on cycle counting

Logistics Viewpoints just published an article that I wrote called “You can’t really count on cycle counting”. After talking to…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Nov 29, 2016 19:36:12 PM
What Does a Car Service Have to Do with Cycle Counting?

The simple answer is EVERYTHING! I wrote an article for Talking Logistics where i briefly describe a recent car service experience and…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Nov 1, 2016 17:04:13 PM
What Does a Car Service Have to Do with Cycle Counting?

The simple answer is – EVERYTHING!

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Oct 31, 2016 14:00:00 PM
DRONES land at 2016 MHI Annual Conference

First, we would like to thank Skyward for inviting us to participate in the 2016 MHI Annual Conference as a…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Oct 12, 2016 21:13:55 PM
What’s the Big Deal About Cycle Counting?

Whether we like it or not, every company on the planet with any significant supply chain operation has an inventory reconciliation…

Matt Yearling
By Matt Yearling
on Jun 23, 2016 20:11:55 PM