Hardware With “Heart”ware—Festo Expands Its Client-Focused RSC ASEAN Logistics Facility In Singapore

Logistics
Hardware is not Festo management’s only concern—“heart”ware, or serving their clients on-time, in full (OTIF), and taking their needs into account, is at the core…
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Saving Food With WoolCool

Logistics
Made of sheep’s wool, WoolCool offers manufacturers an environmentally-friendly alternative polystyrene for insulation in packaging. Peter Brennan of WoolCool speaks more to APFI about this.
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