ORLANDO, Fla. -- In addition to discussing ways to reduce fuel costs for transportation into and out of their distribution centers, retailers and wholesalers at FMI's Productivity Convention & Expo here delved into ways to cut costs inside their DCs. Here are some of their insights: * While manufacturers may want wholesalers to use slip sheets for unloading, Mark Foster, vice president of supply chain for Supervalu, Minneapolis, said they do not work well for his company. "Supervalu's ...
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