Warehousing and Distribution Metrics Benchmarking Survey (January 2014)
The 11th annual benchmarking survey on distribution and warehousing metrics, sponsored by the Warehousing Education and Research Council (WERC), DC Velocity and RILA. See how you stack up—what can be measured, can be improved!
Supply Chain Organization Charts (December 2013)
The Supply Chain Leaders Council helped to create a database of RILA members' supply chain organization charts for benchmarking purposes. All charts have been sanitized of company/individual information and categorized by annual revenue for scalability. This database is password protected and accessible only to those RILA member companies who have shared their organization chart.
Risk Management Planning for ILWU/PMA (September 2013)
This survey examined how retailers are planning to cope with potential labor negotiations between the International Longshore and Warehouse Union (ILWU) and the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA). The current six-year agreement expires on June 30, 2014.
Adapting to Chassis Management Changes in US Ports Survey (August 2013)
Examined how companies are dealing with container lines' transition away from providing chassis in US ports.
Automation and Multiple Channel Fulfillment Survey (August 2013)
Examined how retailers are employing automation to support different methods of fulfillment.