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On The Cover TABLE OF CONTENTS | WINTER 2016 Baxter-Rutherford follows strong ethics when dealing with manufacturers and customers. Page 20 P. 8 Features P. 78 TECHNOLOGY The right ERP system can give your company a competitive advantage. Departments Page 8 Cloud-based platforms can maximize wholesale and distribution companies' efficiency and growth prospects. Page 10 LEADERSHIP Focused leadership can bring efficiency to mid-market companies. Page 12 BEST PRACTICES There's more ways to approach inventory management than supply and demand. Page 14 SUCCESSION PLANNING MANUFACTURER'S REPRESENTATIVES SPECIAL FOCUS Manufacturer's representatives are a critical link in the supply chain. Page 18 RETAIL/DISTRIBUTION Meeting the needs of today's omni-channel consumer means keeping up with technology. Page 60 NON-DURABLE There's a lot to consider when your business is on the market. Page 16 The FDA has widened its net to include overseas facilities used by U.S. manufacturers. Page 78 LAST LOOK DURABLE Advanced Components' investments in its staff and facilities have contributed to its success. Page 168 2 www.wdimagazine.com Winter 2016 Warehouse management systems must now handle more than traditional operations. Page 96 http://www.wdimagazine.com

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