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How Simple Changes Can Get Big Results

Blockchain, AI, Industry 4.0. These overused words are often too broadly defined or even misdefined and unhelpful when trying to differentiate between supply chain hype and innovations to take seriously. But there’s proven technology that can easily be integrated with your operations – simple changes capable of making a big impact as you digitalize your… 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

Case Study

Casey’s General Store Sees 40% Decrease in Scanner Repairs Using Apex Lockers

 Casey’s General Store, the fourth largest convenience store chain in the United States, has seen steady and profitable growth by controlling aspects of its operations that its competitors outsource. To deliver 90 percent of its in-store products from its two regional distribution centers (DCs), Casey’s DC employees must be efficient and productive. After implementing a… Read More

Case Study

Meritor Reduces Scanner Replacement by 97% With Self-Serve, Automated Lockers

As a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions, Meritor must ensure its distribution hubs operate at peak performance. To make a great company even better, every operational process is examined for potential improvements. “Apex has shortened our response time significantly and made everyone more productive”   Meritor wanted a solution to alert itself when… Read More

News Release

Cutting-Edge Array of Self-Serve Automation from Apex Helps Retail Build Business

Apex at #NRF2018 Retail Automation

Order Pick-Up & Fulfillment Technologies on display during #NRF2018, booth 1875 NEW YORK CITY, January 14, 2018 —National Retail Federation (NRF) Show attendees are getting a first-hand view of the latest order pick-up and fulfillment solutions from Apex Supply Chain Technologies®. The world’s leading provider of self-serve automation, Apex is demonstrating its full range of… Read More

News Release

Fanatics Gets Merchandise to Sports Fans Even Faster with Apex

NBA Store Fanatics Self-Serve, Automated Order PIck-Up Locker Apex

Fans Can Skip the Lines at NBA Store NYC and Pick Up Purchases Using Apex Self-Serve, Automated Lockers   NEW YORK CITY, January 15, 2018 — Apex Order Pick-Up Technologies™ announces a new self-serve, order pick-up program with Fanatics, the global leader in licensed sports merchandise, at its flagship NBA Store in New York City.… Read More

Blog Post

Automated, Self-Serve Order Pickup: The Next Step For BOPIS

Retail click and collect shifts to self-serve automation

As e-commerce retail and mobile ordering technology continue to disrupt the traditional retail landscape, we are seeing an impressive, industry-wide response from bricks and mortar retailers. The rapidly-evolving shopping experience is clearly becoming more convenient for the consumer and the retailer — particularly when it comes to click and collect/BOPIS (buy online, pick up in store) services.… Read More