Posted 07/21 · 07:17 AM · MMH EditorialOne of the emerging stories in the RFID market is the convergence of technologies around RFID, especially sensing technologies.
Posted 07/21 · 07:17 AM · MMH EditorialEvery year for the past five years or so has been the year RFID was going to take off in the supply chain. Too often, the reality failed to live up to the hype. That may be about to change, according to a new survey of RFID users from VDC Research Group (http://www.vdcresearch.com), the Massachusetts based technology research firm.
Posted 07/20 · 01:53 PM · MMH EditorialVoice technology continues to expand in the DC. When it comes to voice, tomorrow has arrived.
Posted 07/20 · 09:26 AM · LM EditorialThe number of global manufacturers shipping to the United States continued in June with a 1 percent gain, according to data from Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers.
Posted 07/19 · 07:35 AM · MMH EditorialLocated in Germany, the new facility features multiple integrated materials handling solutions to demonstrate business critical material flow scenarios.
Posted 07/16 · 01:47 PM · MMH EditorialData collection has undergone something of a revolution. I think of it as a dimensional change. Not so long ago, we captured one-dimensional information about a product. A barcode scan at the dock identified the product that arrived and maybe when it arrived. A scan or spoken check digit at a pick face confirmed a pick. But the information didn’t tell much of a story unless you brought it all into one place.
Posted 07/15 · 08:07 AM · MMH EditorialOrder picking with voice technology has undergone many changes since the 1990s. Here’s what experts told Modern about the current state of the industry.
Posted 07/13 · 08:47 AM · LM EditorialThe rebound in market conditions for the freight railroad industry—due to an improving economy—is evident based on second quarter earnings results for Class I railroad carrier CSX.
Posted 07/12 · 10:35 AM · MMH EditorialOrder picking with voice is undergoing yet another transformation. Since its pioneering days in the 1990s, voice picking consisted of predominantly proprietary hardware and software solutions, then to open hardware and to today's thin clients.
Posted 06/29 · 06:38 PM · MMH EditorialAfter a tough 2009, the market for mobile computing and wireless solutions is bouncing back, says VDC Research. Participate in a survey and have your voice heard.