All Whitepaper Entries
Monday, November 10, 2014
Within the material handling industry, there are numerous opportunities to positively impact our environment: improving air quality, reducing energy consumption, reducing waste, increasing recycling and increasing safety.
This complimentary white paper will describe the importance of achieving sustainability through efficiency and waste reduction, and how it contributes to productivity in operations.
Posted on 11/10 at 03:17 PM
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The Chinese middle class is an expanding market with a growing appreciation of Western products. At more than 300 million people-expected to reach 600 million by 2020-it's a tempting target. By 2016 there will be more than 730 million internet users and more than 380 million online shoppers.
But what are the issues and challenges of doing business in such a vast and complex country? How do you get started? How do you reach such a vast audience? What's the infrastructure like? What are the regulatory concerns? How do you fulfill and deliver the goods?
Posted on 11/10 at 10:31 AM
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Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Transportation costs are one of the biggest expenses for companies, and these costs continue to increase.
Learn about the current conditions of the industry, what factors are contributing to these increases, and the benefits to why a TMS is so important.
This complimentary whitepaper will answer any questions from the options available to the return on investment.
Posted on 11/04 at 10:19 AM
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For those managers in the business of transporting sensitive freight, the Polar Vortex now holds significant meaning to them, and the 2014 winter will go down as one of the most challenging winters on record.
With refrigerated equipment at maximum capacity and quotas needing to be fulfilled, leaving your product to sit idle on the warehouse floor was not an option-and neither was shipping your cargo in a dry van and risking catastrophic losses.
In order to overcome the increasing worry, savvy shippers are turning to passive temperature protection to increase the reliability in their surface transportation and even reduce their transportation costs.
Motorola Solutions understands that both consumer and enterprise-grade mobile devices have a place within the business realm.
But in order to select the one that's right for your business, you first need to understand each option.
This complimentary white paper provides an overview of the ten most important factors you should consider before making an investment.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The 'Internet of Things' or IoT is a term that has rapidly taken center stage in business and consumer technology circles, with tremendous amounts of hype in both. Don't be distracted if some of the hypothetical consumer examples of the IoT seem far-fetched; the trend has serious implications for businesses. This complimentary whitepaper takes a look at some of the opportunities afforded by the Internet of Business Things.
Friday, September 26, 2014
61% of consumers said their perception of a company is strongly influenced by the company's environmental and sustainability policies.
Environmentally responsible supply chains not only have the potential to sway brand loyalty, but to simultaneously reduce the carbon footprint and bottom line costs through improved efficiency.
Download this complimentary white paper to learn how sustainable technological improvements and management best practices can help you.
Logistics professionals must begin to view warehouse and freight capacity as a shared infrastructure.
When that happens, we will realize game-changing cost savings and dramatically lower the impact of logistics activities on global greenhouse gas emissions.
This complimentary paper examines strategies shippers should consider to share storage and shipping costs with fellow shippers, and the benefits these strategies can deliver.
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Factors such as rising freight rates, shrinking capacity, an increased desire for global supply chain visibility, have all worked together to drive the need for instituting a culture of continuous improvement in logistics operations and transportation management systems (TMS). To meet today's complex logistics challenges, managers are stepping into a more streamlined, automated approach to transportation management in order to function at optimal levels both domestically and internationally. Read the latest special report.
Monday, September 15, 2014
Read how others are using Business Process Modeling to implement Microsoft Dynamics AX with reduced risk.