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Destination Maternity

November 04, 2016 2:49 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

Burlington, NJ
Wednesday Morning November 2, 2016

Guest Speaker:

Carl Marcinkowski
Senior Vice President Distribution and Transportation
Destination Maternity Corporation

About Destination Maternity

Destination Maternity is the world’s largest designer and retailer of maternity apparel.  As of January, 2016, it operates 529 retail locations under three retail nameplates: Motherhood Maternity®, A Pea in the Pod®, and Destination Maternity®, and operates 1,288 apparel departments within retailers such as Macy’s®, Sears®, Buy Buy Baby®, Boscov’s®, and Century 21®. The Company also provides maternity apparel for Kohl’s Department Stores®.   Destination Maternity’s inventory is also available for direct to consumer shipments on brand websites and other e-commerce sites.

The Destination Maternity Corporation’s 406,000 sq. ft. distribution center in Florence, NJ handles all aspects of Destination Maternity’s retail distribution, wholesale distribution, e-commerce fulfillment, and reverse logistics processing for the U.S. market and international markets.

Incorporating a high-speed shuttle ASRS, mini-load crane ASRS, a unit sorter with 600 destinations serviced by 12 induction stations, a 2000+ light directed display put wall, extensive routing and sorting conveyor systems, and wearable radio-frequency technology throughout the entire facility, the omni-channel fulfillment system and associated processing is fully controlled by warehouse execution system (WES) software, which interfaces with the host ERP and features full WMS and WCS and integrated transportation management functionality.

Single SKU totes from the shuttle ASRS (left side of image) are delivered via elevated conveyor to sorter induction stations as needed for order fulfillment purposes at Destination Maternity's omni-channel fulfillment center.

Tour & Meeting Location
1000 John Galt Way, Burlington, NJ 08016


8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  Registration/Continental Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM  Speaker / Overview

9:30 AM - 10:30 AM Tour

10:30 AM Q & A Session - Departure when completed

Tour & Breakfast Cost:

MHSNJ Members   $25
Non members   $50
New Member Special   $110
Tour Sponsorship   $250

Thank you to our tour sponsor:

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