SCB Magazine - 2018 Annual Resource Guide >> Site Selection


Availability, Cost of Labor Drive New Ways of Thinking about DC Strategy

Availability, Cost of Labor Drive New Ways of Thinking about DC Strategy

The availability of labor (or lack thereof) is requiring us to think differently about network strategy and site selection. Distribution network strategy is no longer just about optimizing traditional costs (transportation, operating expense, fixed costs and capital). Today, when evaluating...[more]