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Wednesday, October 30, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
“GAME-CHANGER”: WERC DROPS TRADITIONAL TRADE SHOW, ADOPTS COLLABORATIVE MODEL »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE “GAME-CHANGER” : WERC DROPS TRADITIONAL TRADE SHOW, ADOPTS COLLABORATIVE MODEL...

News Stories
Wednesday, February 5, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Picking Cart Pilot Leads To 20% Productivity Boost At The Cardinal Health New Jersey Warehouse »
Assigning an associate to pre-staging carts with picks before releasing to floor cuts gap time by 28% Madeline McHugh...
Tuesday, February 4, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Membership in WERC Enables Paul Slack to Give Back to the Industry »
With more than 40 years spent engineering and redesigning both greenfield and renovated distribution centers throughout th...
Tuesday, January 28, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Warehouse Practices & Measures – It’s Slots of Fun! »
In this the fifth article of our series Steve Murray, our Senior Analyst and Chief Process Auditor discusses how to determ...
Tuesday, December 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Warehouse Practices & Measures – You Put it Where??? »
This is the fourth article in our ongoing series on warehouse processes and metrics from our Senior Analyst and Chief Proc...
Tuesday, December 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Insights 2020: Developments on Our Industry’s Horizon »
Six WERC members offer their thoughts on the trends in and opportunities for the field in the next 12 months. It’s a...

Member Spotlights
Tuesday, May 29, 2018
Ken Woodlin »
Incoming WERC Board President Ken Woodlin dedicated to initiatives that increase member value Ken Woodlin...

Women @ WERC
Monday, June 18, 2018
Sheila Benny »
Sheila Benny relishes WERC’s numerous opportunities to serve within the industry Sheila Benny President,&nbs...
Monday, June 11, 2018
Catherine Cooper »
Catherine Cooper, past WERC Board President, gained skills outside her career from volunteering with organization...
Monday, June 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Kristi Montgomery »
New WERC Board Member Kristi Montgomery eager to help develop innovative approaches to attracting greater diversity within...
Friday, May 11, 2018
Annette Danek-Akey »
Annette Danek-Akey enjoys challenge of motivating volunteers throughout her WERC leadership roles Armed with a Mast...
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Susan Rider »
Susan Rider attributes success as consultant to WERC networking, involvement Susan Rider Former WERC Board Pre...

Lifetime Member
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Ken Ackerman »
One of WERC’s founding fathers continues to serve the organization Back in the mid-1970s, Ken Ackerman, president of...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thomas Sharpe »
WERC lifetime member and former Executive Director revamped Annual Conference as foundation for organization’s success...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Burr Hupp »
Lifetime Member Burr Hupp, a driving force behind WERC’s formation As the first Executive Director of the Warehousin...
Wednesday, December 19, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bob Angel »
Remembering Bob Angel, WERC Lifetime Member, whose desire for warehouse-specific professional education led to the organiz...
Monday, March 13, 2017
Bruce Abels »
Forty-year commitment to WERC and to developing the warehousing and logistics profession Bruce Abels Presid...