Blog Post

Click & Collect Success in 2019 Requires a Shift in Focus

The global interest in click and collect was clear during the annual National Retail Federation  (NRF) show — with just two examples including a discussion Apex held with its customers as well as click and collect service provider Doddle expanding from the U.K. into North America. The following data points further underscore the momentum behind this… Read More

News Release

Apex Showcasing Innovative, Two-Sided Flow-Thru Locker at #NRF2019

Apex 10,000 Series Web Banner

New Smart Lockers Enable Fast, Easy Order Pick-Up for Customers and Employees   NEW YORK CITY — January 13, 2019 — The Apex Flow-Thru™ 10,000 Order Pick-Up Solution is eliminating the long lines, confusion and operational issues associated with order pick-up. The two-sided design of the new self-serve, automated locker allows employees to load orders from the rear while… Read More

Case Study

Specialty Bolt & Screw Makes Apex Smart Bins Part of Business Growth Strategy

  Specialty Bolt & Screw focuses on building its customers’ business. In developing its own growth strategy, the distributor realized it could expand by automating inventory replenishment using a smart bin solution from Apex. “We couldn’t simply do more of the same. (We knew) if we didn’t change our mindset and do things differently, we… Read More

News Release

Apex Introduces Business Intelligence & Analytics Platform

Apex Lenz goes beyond reporting to provide powerful, actionable insights in a simple, comprehensive view CINCINNATI, August 28, 2018 — In direct response to customer needs, Apex Supply Chain Technologies® has launched Apex Lenz™, its robust business intelligence and analytics platform. Apex Lenz analyzes critical data from any Apex device through custom data visualizations to… Read More

News Release

Industrial Vending Celebrates 25th Year with Promising Industry Outlook

Technology Continues to Evolve, Expanding into New Applications & Industries     MASON, OH, April 27, 2018 — After a quarter century of development, industrial vending is a well-established best practice across the globe. And while the industry’s past and present show its significant growth, ongoing technological innovations also point to significant, future growth potential. The… Read More

News Release

Apex Unveils State-of-the-Art European HQ in Response to Increasing Demand for Self-Serve Automation

New Facility Enhances Customer Support Capabilities HARTLEBURY, WORCESTERSHIRE — Apex Supply Chain Technologies® Ltd. has expanded its presence to better serve its growing European customer base. An official opening ceremony was held at Apex House, the company’s new facility in Hartlebury, Worcestershire, on Wednesday 7th February 2018 for customers, area dignitaries, industry partners and employees. More than… Read More

Blog Post

Retail Staff Shortages Make Automation an Imperative

Tis’ the season…for retail staff shortages? Online shopping projections for the 2017 holiday season are driving an offline hiring spree across the retail industry, according to Reuters. In fact, the National Retail Federation estimates up to 690,000 seasonal employees will be needed just in the U.S. for jobs ranging from customer-facing roles to the critical,… Read More

News Release

Reds & Delaware North Sportservice introduce first ever mobile order pick-up stations

Cincinnati Reds Ballpark Express with Delaware North and Apex Supply Chain Technologies

Cincinnati-based Apex Supply Chain Technologies creates first ever mobile order pick-up stations in a major league sporting venue at Great American Ball Park for Reds fans    CINCINNATI (Sept. 13, 2017) — The Cincinnati Reds and Delaware North Sportservice, the official food and beverage provider at Great American Ball Park, have partnered with Apex Supply Chain… Read More