Case Study

Ingram Micro Moves at Peak Speed with New Productivity

  Successful third-party logistics (3PL) providers like Ingram Micro make continuous improvement a priority to drive out waste and improve efficiencies in every area of their business. Ingram Micro is a global leader in technology and supply chain solutions, providing 3PL services for technology brands around the world. When its 800,000-square-foot Micro Drive facility was… Read More

Blog Post

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

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

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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

Breakthrough Technology from Apex Helping Little Caesars Eliminate the Wait & Meet Time-Starved Customer Needs

Fast, Simple, Self-Serve Order Pick-Up Addresses Costly Restaurant Industry Issue   CINCINNATI–Self-serve automation technology is redefining the concept of speed, convenience and efficiency to address a vexing issue for QSRs, restaurants, foodservice providers and their customers – waiting in line to pick up carryout orders. Little Caesars® is a leading example, recently co-developing the first, heated,… Read More

Case Study

Motor City Taps Smart Bin Data to Spur Growth and Level the Playing Field

    Motor City Industrial™, based in Detroit, Michigan, knows that competing and standing out in the tough business of industrial distribution requires something truly unique and innovative. It’s one reason the distributor began differentiating with data insights collected by technology. “ ACTYLUS allows us to collect part consumption data and feed it back to… 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