Distribution/Logistics Management

This committee provides a forum for logistical and distribution issues with a focus on optimizing distributor performance and establishing best practices with channel partners. The committee’s goals are to inform members about issues and regulations impacting the distribution/logistics function and to provide leadership in affecting necessary change.

Focus areas include:

  • Warehouse productivity – including bar coding
  • Safety and security
  • Trucking and transportation
  • Packaging and labeling
  • Regulation compliance
  • Inventory management

OVERSIGHT

Warehousing operations

WORK PRODUCTS

Working & Communication Supervisor’s Manual
How to Check-in Freight
Materials Handling Workbook

INFORMATION SHARING

Forklift regulations
Safety & security resources
Warehouse facilities

 

ADDITIONAL RESOURCES

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration Federal Motor Carrier Safety Measurement System Driver Manifest Log Variable Labor Budget (VLB) Resource

 

Relevant Articles: Fretting Over Freight? Top Grade:Passing Your Fleet Inspection Inbound Freight: Are We Paying Close Attention?

Committee Leadership: CHAIR
Mark Bray, ACR Supply Co.

VICE CHAIR
OPEN

Alliance Partnerships: DOT, K.B. Ackerman, OSHA, WERC

  • DOT
  • KBAckerman
  • OSHA
  • WERC

For more information please contact Brian Loftus, HARDI Staff Liaison for the Distribution/Logistics Management Committee at

Interested in PARTICIPATING?

Contact HARDI’s Membership Services team at 1.888.253.4328.

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