Walmart Patent Prioritizes Trailer Loads — SupplyChainDive.com

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Walmart has applied for a patent that would prioritize trailer loads based on merchandise type, rather than when the trailer arrived at the dock:

“One way to handle this would be to prioritize trailers for unloading based on what they’re carrying rather than when they arrive, an idea that Walmart outlined in a patent published this week.”

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