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Private fleet managers are facing a remarkable set of challenges in today's demanding business environment.
The "from any place at any time" omni-channel fulfillment mindset is just one significant development that companies have had to adapt to in their quest to keep customers and business partners happy.
Posted on 08/26 at 04:55 PM
To help manufacturers choose the right software, this interactive guide explores four key technologies that are essential to any successful manufacturing operation.
Posted on 08/25 at 08:05 AM
From receiving, to put-away, to picking, to shipping, Voice has proven itself as a stronger, more efficient alternative to technologies like paper-based or RF scanner-based systems, and pick-to-light.
With accuracy rates of up to 99.995% and productivity increases often between 15-25%, voice-enabled work demonstrates a direct payback to the bottom line - typically, in less than one year.
Posted on 08/19 at 02:28 PM
When an industry is facing serious change, companies must adapt in order to survive. Publishing is one of many industries in which shifts in available technology platforms and consumer behavior are forcing companies to rewrite their game plans.
How will they do it?
There is no simple answer, but a solution cannot be found without addressing the supply chain.
Posted on 08/12 at 01:43 PM
Anecdotal evidence and some qualitative research suggests that "favored shippers"__companies for which carriers prefer to haul freight__obtain better pricing and service.
But do they?
Posted on 08/12 at 01:35 PM
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Before you invest in a costly upgrade to your existing WMS, consider all of your options. With many solution providers to choose from, it's important to examine all features and functions as you look for a cost effective solution that meets your needs now and into the future.
With the 2015 WMS RFP template you'll be able to view all prospective vendors through the same lens, so that you can make a truly informed decision.
Posted on 08/05 at 07:35 AM
Does your organization struggle with the integration of information between your internal systems, processes and partner portals? You're not alone! Kapow Software alongside EFT has surveyed over 200 organizations regarding the importance of information access, visibility and discusses some of the major goals for supply chain and logistics organizations.
Posted on 07/28 at 07:44 AM
Supply chain execution convergence (SCEC) is more than a buzz word. It's a necessity for today's global supply chains.
If organizations aren't operating on interconnected systems, or using a common end-to-end process to connect to all their partners, achieving supply chain excellence is nearly impossible.
Posted on 07/23 at 08:11 AM
When selecting a thermal printer, factors such as how quickly/easily a printer can be integrated, how rapidly media can be loaded, and how easily the printer can be serviced have an even greater impact on operational costs.
Even small improvements in operational efficiency can positively affect a facility's equipment up-time or on-time labeling performance.
Posted on 07/21 at 03:56 PM
Are you striving to bring new products to market faster and optimize supply chain efficiencies? Without fully integrating trading partners to connect your entire global supply chain, this is an impossible objective.
Download Amber Road's new white paper, Next Gen PLM: Ensuring Compliance and Line of Sight Throughout Your Global Supply Chain, to learn how you can achieve supply chain success with a collaborative supply chain platform.
Posted on 07/16 at 07:52 AM
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