By Leslie Ajlouny, VP Business Development at Evans Distribution Systems There are lots of considerations when selecting a warehouse facility for your products and equipment. Picking the right warehouse can save your business time, money, and give you the confidence needed to build and sustain a good supply chain. Take a look at this list […]
Every company strives for excellence, right? No matter the product or service you provide, you should always be working to get better, be better and do better! A program that fosters continuous improvement is one way to ensure you are working towards these things. You want to invest in your team to build up the […]
Metrics tell an organization where it is and where it is going. They show trends and determine preventive and corrective actions. Metrics hold people accountable and drive results. In the warehousing and logistics industry it’s typically about measuring your performance for customers, but you also need to make sure your own organization measures up.
It was a busy end to 2010 and with a lot of exciting growth taking place at Evans we have brought on a new HR team member! Michael Rushing joins us with 10+ years of experience in both Human Resources & Safety Roles. Michael will be working on driver recruiting and safety/compliance with our transportation […]
Within the logistics industry I would definitely consider chemicals to be a specialty. If you are a manufacturer or distributor of chemicals or materials that are classified as hazardous your supply chain likely demands higher levels of compliance. It’s important to understand that the level of care required when handling these types of products is not something […]
I recently had the opportunity to attend the Annual Conference of the Warehousing Education Research Council (WERC). This is one of my favorite industry events each year. The WERC Conference provides me with the opportunity to network with other Supply Chain professionals and participate in a wide variety of Sessions regarding our world of Warehousing […]