Comprehensive news on the most advanced systems for automated mobile data collection & paperless picking of inventory through RFID and wireless technologies.
Posted 03/01 · 08:00 PM · SCMR Editorial
In many organizations, maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) inventory accounts for a significant slice—as much as 40 percent—of the annual procurement budget. Yet it is still not managed with the level of rigor typically applied to production inventory. There are five basic practices that can quickly close the gap with best practices in MRO inventory management.
Posted 03/01 · 07:21 AM · MMH Editorial
Our panel—representing a combined 80 years of inventory experience—gets back to the basics, reviewing critical strategies that some organizations have been neglecting over the past several years.
Posted 02/01 · 04:34 PM · MMH Editorial
From RFID tags to mobile computers, visibility into operational details can lead to significant productivity improvements. Here’s a look at how three companies moved forward from paper-based systems and never looked back.
Posted 02/01 · 04:32 PM · MMH Editorial
Global 3PL replaces paper-based system with removable RFID tags and cloud-based software to double gate throughput.
Posted 02/01 · 04:31 PM · MMH Editorial
Following a transition from a paper-based system, one distributor held sales steady at the height of the economic downturn.
Posted 02/01 · 04:29 PM · MMH Editorial
Distributor trims fleet, moves from 90% replenishment accuracy to 100%.
Posted 02/01 · 04:22 PM · MMH Editorial
When the athletic footwear maker flipped the switch on its 520,000-square-foot paperless DC it completely transformed the way it processed orders. Today its mobile equipment affords real-time inventory management, improved communication among floor supervisors, and new efficiencies in shipping operations.
Posted 01/24 · 03:55 PM · MMH Editorial
Motorola Solutions (Booth 4576) introduced its next generation of rugged vehicle mount computers at ProMat.
Posted 01/23 · 03:52 PM · MMH Editorial
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Posted 01/23 · 03:47 PM · MMH Editorial
Voice technology is expanding beyond picking and into an active data collection methodology that can help companies boost productivity, particularly in low margin industries, said Ron Kubera, senior VP and general manager of Vocollect (Booth 3964) in an interview Wednesday.