Entries by JP Property Management

Some Common Kinds of Warehouses

Warehouses are buildings that store goods as part of various supply chains. However, there are several different types of warehouses that are commonly used. Read on to find out more on some of the main kinds of warehouses today. Distribution Centers These centers play an important role in the earlier part of the supply chain. […]

History of Warehousing

Warehousing is an integral part of the global supply chain today. The modern warehouse has roots that date back to Ancient times. Read along for a brief overview of the history of the warehouse. Ancient Warehouses The earliest iterations of the warehouse can be seen as far back as Ancient Rome. Romans stored grains in […]

Logistics and Warehousing Trends

The logistics industry is ever-changing in response to mercurial business, consumer, environmental, and other demands. There are several key areas that have the potential to experience accelerated change in the near future. Let’s take a look at some of these logistics and warehousing trends. Faster Delivery Times: Last-Mile and Just-in-Time Delivery Efficiency and productivity have […]

Coronavirus and the Warehousing Industry

The coronavirus pandemic has caused significant impacts on most industries. Warehousing is no exception- with an expected market decline and changing logistics, there may be a new normal for the industry going forward. Here’s a look at some of the ways the coronavirus is impacting warehousing. Coronavirus drove unpredictable demand  One of the primary impacts […]

What Is Supply Chain Management?

Supply Chain Management (SCM) is a term you may have heard of before. It’s a complex idea that is often thought to only involve physical logistics. However, that is only part of what SCM includes. So what else does it involve? Here’s an overview of Supply Chain Management. Supply Chain To define Supply Chain Management, […]