Posted 11/08 · 02:33 PM · SCMR EditorialManaging logistics in developing countries presents real challenges—from poor roads and unreliable vehicles to less than ideal warehousing options. When public health is at stake, the logistics issues are even more worrisome.
Posted 10/28 · 07:43 AM · MMH EditorialCamera-based imaging is one of the fastest-growing areas of data capture.
Posted 10/27 · 10:31 AM · MMH EditorialOnce, consumers took it on faith that their orders would arrive. Today, they want visibility into your stock, their orders and the expected delivery times. That takes more than elves.
Posted 10/22 · 01:11 PM · MMH EditorialLight-directed pick carts offer operational flexibility, boosting picking rates 400%.
Posted 10/22 · 11:11 AM · MMH EditorialAutomated bar coding the secret ingredient for inventory accuracy and production tracking.
Posted 10/11 · 09:43 AM · LM EditorialA consensus that has been oft-repeated lately is that Peak Season is likely to fall short of previously promising expectations. That was one of the main takeaways from a recent report published by the Tompkins Supply Chain Consortium, entitled Peak Season Trends and Strategies Survey Report.
Posted 10/06 · 02:27 PM · MMH EditorialVoxware, an independent voice software company serving the supply chain market, became the first such vendor to announce support for Google’s Android operating system.
Posted 10/01 · 07:51 PM · MMH EditorialData capture technology can help an operation see its products in real time and take proactive steps to keep materials moving smoothly through the supply chain. Here’s a look at several basic data capture technologies.
Posted 10/01 · 07:27 PM · MMH EditorialAfter a challenging 2009, the ADC market bounced back in 2010 and looks strong moving forward.
Posted 10/01 · 07:24 PM · MMH EditorialModern spends 60 seconds talking with David Krebs at VDC Research.