Magline, Inc.

Retail Industry Leaders Association Identifies Retail Megatrends


Standish, MI -- (SBWIRE) -- 03/03/2015 -- RILA (Retail Industry Leaders Association) and Forum for the Future's Retail Horizons identified twenty-two megatrends. Some of these megatrends were profiled in Delivery Excellence including:

-Retail Everywhere - mobile payments, pop-up stores, and online shopping

-Augmented Reality - mobile and wearable technology

-Distributed Manufacturing - localized production and 3D printing

-Advances in Biotechnology - genetic engineering and synthetic biology

-Shifting Demographics - the "greying and browning" of America

-Urbanization in the US - resurgence of cities

-Global Economic Shifts - economic center of the world is moving South and East

-New Approaches to Health & Wellbeing - explosion in digital healthcare and changes in lifestyle approaches

-Ubiquity of Data - big data benefits and privacy concerns

-Radical Transparency - rapid increase in consumer access to data and information

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Delivering Excellence details programs which enable companies to design innovative route distribution solutions that enhance safety and productivity. Delivery routes with a variety of lightweight and ergonomically-designed solutions allow companies to move more loads with less physical stress delivering workplace safety and productivity.

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About Magline
Magline, Inc. ( manufactures a complete line of innovative lightweight route distribution solutions under the Magliner brand. Named one of the Great Supply Chain Projects according to Supply & Demand Chain Executive, Magliner solutions are used in the beer, soft drink, food service, parcel delivery, home healthcare, and other distribution industries. Magline also offers implementation consulting and solutions for reducing service times and eliminating waste during deliveries. Magline is at the forefront of developing products that address the unique material handling requirements from distribution centers to delivery. Magline is the leader in hand trucks worldwide and has a strong dealer base in various regions domestically, as well as internationally. Magline was named a finalist in the MHI Innovation Award.

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Magline, Inc.
Andrea Horner
Vice President For Marketing
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