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Warehouse - Distribution

Warehouse / Distribution

For greater traceability of products and to improve the handling of finished products, automated warehouse managements systems can go a long way in helping to improve distribution systems.

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Light on their feet

Operations
Baked foods and snacks leave the manufacturing plant in trucks of all sorts. Big 18-wheelers and boxy step vans do most of the work and haul most of the goods. But more and more, you see smaller cargo vans emblazoned with bakery logos zipping around crowded city streets.

Par-baked breads are par for the course

Innovations
Bakeries see new opportunities, as well as greater competition, in the par-baked bread and roll arena.

Searching for better alternatives

Innovations
Alpha Baking rolls out the latest liquid propane autogas step vans in its ongoing efforts to build a greener fleet.

Overcoming automation anxiety

Operations
Warehouse automation can be beneficial, no matter the size of the facility.

Warehouse systems offer benefits upstream

Operations
Warehouse management systems go beyond streamlining staging and order filling. Automation in this area can benefit the whole bakery operation.