This year, nearly 3.5 million more Americans are expected to join those already shopping online. That's putting more pressure on the nation's delivery services, and they're trying to avoid last year's debacle.
Following a lengthy hiatus, the ID Video Market Report returns with its seventh episode to bring industry news including news and new products out of the STAFDA convention held Nov. 9-12 in Charlotte, NC. We also share some of the recent big mergers and acquisitions, as well as news of the changing of the guard at Fastenal.
There are growing concerns that a slowdown at one of the country's busiest ports in Long Beach could hit holiday shipments. Business could come to a halt on the West coast, as a battle threatens to stop crucial imports.
Engineers at Google believe email is outdated and has not evolved to reflect our changing needs. Now Google is trying to make email more efficient with a new app called "Inbox."
The International Monetary Fund says China’s surging economic power has surpassed the United States.
Logistics company DHL is using a drone to fly parcels to a German island, beating Amazon and Google to the punch.
Here's a look at Supply Chain Centers of Excellence — what they are and how to do it right. Find out more about the six best practices that will help supply chain leaders inject innovation into their organization.
We use it everyday, but many hardly know how it works, where it is, or what it looks like. Here's a look at this complicated technology and how the tech heavyweights are using them to store your data.
Laurie Segall explains the simple steps you can take if one of your online accounts has been compromised.
Contact the only U.S. manufacturer who can provide both storing, lifting, and guarding solutions for your facility.
Snap-on Incorporated Chairman and CEO Nicholas T. Pinchuk talks about growing the number of manufacturing employees in the U.S.
Industrial Distribution's 2014 video edition of The Big 50 is now available to view.
Register to check out this year's edition of our list of the top 50 industrial distributors by revenue.
European aerospace manufacturer Airbus says its pioneering use of a 3D printed titanium bracket in its A350-XWB aircraft could herald a new future for aerospace production.
Take a look at Valin Corporation, a leading technical solutions provider for the technology, energy, life sciences, natural resources and transportation industries. The company was recently featured on the Discovery Channel series "Innovations."
German automotive manufacturer, Daimler, is taking self-driving vehicles to the next level. Check out this big rig truck that drives itself.
Richard Quest tackles the FAA's new guidelines on commercial drones and he puts one drone to the test.
A look forward to the second half of 2014 and what you can expect to influence business operations in your marketplace.
In this ID Video Market Report special edition, we’ll review what’s happened so far in 2014 — and how it’s been effecting industrial distributors. Topics include the economy, consolidation, and the ever-innovating Amazon.
Amazon launched a smartphone yesterday that can recognize physical objects and automatically add them to your Amazon cart. This video briefly demonstrates the new feature, the next step in e-commerce.