Associated Wholesale Grocers (AWG), the second largest grocery cooperative in the nation, has implemented a voice-directed distribution system, an integrated software and hardware solution, in its 1,000,000-sq.-ft. Kansas City, Kan. facility, replacing both pick lists and handheld scanning terminals in its case-picking operations.
Connecticut wholesaler Bender Plumbing Supplies has learned that a customized technology solution enables it to maintain the high levels of customer service instituted by company founder Jack Bender as it continues to grow.
PVF insiders paint a more positive marketplace outlook going forward, but still with a hint of caution sprinkled in. SWA President David Popek helps PHCP distributor VAMAC thrive in the Mid-Atlantic region. Read more stories in 2017 August Issue.