What a difference a year makes.
What a difference a year makes. Up until a year ago, worker productivity at Certified Grocers Midwest's 1.2-million-square-foot warehouse in Hodgkins, Ill., had been declining for four years. But over the past year, productivity has jumped close to 20%, reversing the recent declines. We're now where we were four years ago, said Todd Avery, director of distribution for Certified, a cooperative wholesaler