Silicon Valley Business Journal: How New Technology and New Companies are Upgrading Silicon Valley’s Supply Chains

How new technology and new companies are upgrading Silicon Valley’s supply chain By Lauren Hepler – Contributor, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Aug 9, 2018 It was the late 1930s, according to Silicon Valley lore, when two young Stanford graduates set up a primitive electronics shop in the garage behind their $45-a-month Palo Alto apartment. From the roughly…

Inside Supply Management: Reaping the Benefits of Robotics – How RK Logistics Deployed a Winning Strategy

INSIDE SUPPLY MANAGEMENT – AUGUST 2018 Robotics and other automated material handling technologies are changing how 3PLs design and operate warehouses, employing autonomous delivery vehicles that navigate by themselves as well as robot-assisted pick and pack systems to help workers focus on more value-added activity and enjoy a more fulfilling work environment.  The August 2018…

Logistics Management: RK Logistics and Mode Transportation partner up for freight brokerage services

RK Logistics and Mode Transportation partner up for nationwide freight brokerage services By Jeff Berman, Group News Editor, Logistics Management, October 8, 2018 Fremont, Calif.-based third-party logistics (3PL) services provider RK Logistics Group recently announced it has opened up a freight transportation brokerage operation with Mode Transportation. Mode is an agent-based transportation solutions provider that is differentiated by…

RK Logistics Partners with The Reshoring Institute on Foreign Trade Zone Study, Cites Benefits for Silicon Valley Manufacturers

SILICON VALLEY MANUFACTURERS USE FOREIGN TRADE ZONES TO PROTECT JOBS, SAVE MONEY, SPEED GOODS TO MARKET New case study published by The Reshoring Institute outlines benefits, cost-savings, strategic advantages of a 3PL-operated FTZ San Jose, CA – June 20, 2018 – Local Silicon Valley manufacturers are reaping significant benefits in product quality, lower costs, reduced…

RK Launches New Silicon Valley Site in Fremont

RK LOGISTICS GROUP OPENS NEW SILICON VALLEY DISTRIBUTION CENTER The third-party logistics provider launched a 50,000-square-foot distribution center in Fremont, Calif., that will provide inventory management, fulfillment and expedited plant delivery services for companies in the Silicon Valley. BY HAILEY DESORMEAUX AMERICAN SHIPPER WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2017 RK Logistics Group opened a new distribution center in…

DC Velocity: RK Logistics Expands

RK LOGISTICS GROUP OPENS SILICON VALLEY DC Facility will provide specialized inventory management, fulfillment, and expedited plant delivery services, firm says. By DC Velocity Staff Third-party logistics provider (3PL) RK Logistics Group today said it has opened a 50,000-square-foot distribution center to meet demand by companies in California’s Silicon Valley for specialized inventory management, fulfillment, and…