Logistics and distribution are vital elements of making sure that your company’s products get where they need to go in an efficient and effective manner. Distribution centers are better when they are near centralized population centers because the areas have the infrastructure and populations to support vigorous logistical operations. Not only does Distribution centers and warehouses store products and goods but also acts as fulfillment centers and sometimes packagers, for that reason, it is important that the location of your new facility has easy access to proper transportation.
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The rate at which technology has developed over the last ten, thirty, fifty years has been nothing short of astounding. Much has happened since the days when a 9-inch color television was enough to invite over the whole neighborhood. The days when phonelines were our only means of home or business connectivity. The days when even the most basic personal computer was a behemoth, requiring two or three grown men to offload it from a truck into a home or office.
These days, technology has come so far along that the computers may soon be the ones unloading the trucks. And in fact, the industry has already witnessed road tests of self-driving cargo trucks hauling freight across the country. And while this sort of wide-eyed futuristic technology often seem to be perpetually relegated to a testing phase, we are absolutely seeing Jetsons-esque technology begin to slip into reality. And more importantly, we're seeing subtle, effective technologies that not even works of fiction could have predicted.
Computer from the 1950’s, Bendix G-15