TARGIT And Microsolutions Team Up To Provide Actionable Business Insights For Logistic And Manufacturing Customers
TARGIT is pleased to announce a new partnership with Microsolutions, an internationally recognized Microsoft Dynamics AX partner with an impressive track record in a number of European projects since 2004.
Eco-Energy Develops Ethanol Unit Train Facility In Augusta, GA
Eco-Energy, a leading biofuel supply chain company, is pleased to announce the development of an ethanol unloading, storage, and outbound truck loading facility in Augusta, GA.
Black Duck Software Raises $20M To Advance Leadership In Open Source Software Logistics
Black Duck Software, the leading OSS Logistics solutions provider enabling the deployment and management of open source software (OSS), recently announced that it has closed a $20M investment round led by General Catalyst Venture Partners with all existing investors also participating in the round.
enVista Opens EMEA Office, Expands Global Transportation Services Footprint
enVista, a leading supply chain consulting and IT services provider, announced recently that it has opened an office in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire, United Kingdom that will serve as its EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) headquarters.
Performance Team Offers Comprehensive Logistics And Distribution Services To New Jersey Businesses
With its base of operation in California, Performance Team has now become synonymous with quality when it comes to logistics and transportation solutions to its clients.
Yusen Logistics UK Launches Transatlantic Export LCL Service
Global logistics and supply chain provider Yusen Logistics (UK) Ltd announces the launch of a range of Transatlantic Services.
Voice Technology Applications In The Warehouse Environment
Voice technology has taken hold in a variety of work environments, but applications are particularly beneficial for warehouses. Businesses with warehouses use voice technology when picking stock, inventorying and replenishing stock, and improving customer service.
The Multi-Million Dollar Problem With Mobile Devices, And How To Fix It
The introduction of new technologies is essential for efficiency in business today, but these technologies often impact he bottom line in ways that aren’t expected. Most large stores recently have an average of 60 wireless devices per store, ranging from barcode scanners and portable printers to handheld computers and mobile POS systems, all of which are critical for daily operations.
How CIOs Can Drive Growth In The Food & Beverage Industry: Three Supply Chain Innovation Opportunities
The role of chief information officers (CIOs) at consumer packaged goods companies historically has been to deliver efficient and unfailing systems at the least cost. Information technology has been viewed as a cost of business instead of a driver of strategy and a means for profitability and advancement. However, for Food & Beverage companies that need to support business growth and competitive differentiation, this approach is clearly antiquated.
The Importance Of An Effective Sales Force In The U.S. Shipping Marketplace
Today’s U.S. domestic package express market is characterized by tepid growth, a downshifting by shippers from premium overnight services to lower-yielding deferred services – from air to ground. Additionally, the service standards and offerings of the major carriers have become homogenized to the point that they are more alike than ever before. Archrivals UPS® and FedEx® now publish rates for many services that are virtually identical, as are their service offerings. Most of the competition today between these two giants focuses on large accounts and increasingly complex contract negotiations over the discounts and incentives these accounts are offered.
Acuity Or Ratio: How Do We Properly Staff Our Organizations With Nurses?
By Barry P. Chaiken, MD, FHIMSS
As the healthcare industry shifts to value-based reimbursement and the associated reduction in reimbursement rates, hospitals look to cut costs throughout their organizations. With labor accounting for more than 60 percent of all hospital costs –nurses, who make up the bulk of those costs – find themselves shouldering the burden of labor-related cost reductions. These cost cutting activities manifest themselves through a reduction in staffing, leading to a decrease in nurse-patient ratios and the employment of less experienced professionals at lower salary levels.
Plugging India Into The Global Cold Chain With Effective Monitoring, Compliance And Registration
India is a hot topic in the food industry currently, as a result of the EU imposing a ban on the import of mangoes from the country due to quality issues.
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Compact Thermal Transfer Printer The new MP104 Compact thermal transfer printer features a small footprint, all-metal casing, scalability, and a modular design for use in rugged environments including warehouses, mail sorting terminals, pharmacies, and hospitals
Dolphin 99GX Mobile Computer
Purpose built for transportation and logistics applications, Honeywell’s Dolphin® 99GX mobile computer with an integrated handle provides user- friendly ergonomics, cutting-edge wireless technology, multi-functional data capture and extreme durability for front-line workers operating in a variety of locations ranging from loading docks to front line retail.
Vacuum Lifter The VacuEasylift is a patented vacuum lifter developed in Sweden that uses the same vacuum for both lifting and gripping a load
Intek Integration's Slot Logik Slotting Tool Intek Integration's Slot Logik Slotting Tool can be used as an integral component of Intek's Warehouse Librarian Warehouse Management and Control System or as a stand alone application.