Zebra Technologies Corporation, an innovator at the edge of the enterprise with solutions and partners that enable businesses to gain a performance edge, recently announced North Central Sight Services (NCSS) modernized its warehouse operations by improving the accuracy and efficiency of its inventory and picking process and with Zebra’s MC3300 mobile computers running a customized warehouse management system (WMS) from CSSI Technologies.
OmniTRAX, Inc., one of the largest privately held transportation service companies in North America and an affiliate of The Broe Group, and A&R Logistics, North America’s largest provider of integrated dry bulk logistics solutions for the chemical and plastic industries, are opening a new transload facility in Atlanta.
Responding to continued Cybersecurity breaches within the industry, Carrier Logistics Inc. (CLI), has further strengthened its already stringent security systems through upgrades and new partnerships.
Transportation Insight, a leader in Enterprise Logistics solutions and services for the end-to-end supply chain, has completed another acquisition to strengthen its leadership position in Enterprise Logistics.
Philippines’ leading domestic provider of express logistics for air cargo and other goods, AP Cargo Logistic Network Corp. today announced the go-live of a powerful cloud-based Logistics ERP suite enabled by Ramco Systems, to improve tracking, planning and management of its air freight operations nationally in more than 80 branches worldwide.
FourKites®, the leader in predictive supply chain visibility, today introduced Appointment Manager(SM), a free, cloud-based solution designed to help facilities, carriers and 3PLs create, manage and collaborate efficiently on pickup and receiving location appointments.
Smart cities are urban areas that use technology and data gathered from different sources to improve the lifestyle of residents and manage resources efficiently. In general, data sources are sensors and regulators built in different devices installed in various parts of the city. The Internet of Things (IoT) technology plays a vital role in the collection and transmission of this data and combine it with Big Data power of processing and analysis, city management can get insights that would have never been possible otherwise. Here is how Big Data is influencing smart cities...
According to Statista, the number of worldwide social media users is expected to reach 3.02 billion by 2021. This increasing number of users calls for a seamless and secure experience. A mobile application testing company tests these applications for quality and efficiency. Testers work relentlessly to come up with strategies for successful mobile app testing.
The current digital era, quick software releases and quality demands for exceptional defect tracking tools. Software development companies utilize different testing, test management, and issue tracking tools, that are designed to assist testers in all possible ways. It is important to identify bugs early in the development cycle, while most agile teams have left alone defect tracking system. They claim that this process creates a lot of unnecessary overheads and also prevent development teams from communicating efficiently. That is somewhat true but there are still many benefits that software testers gain from defect tracking systems.
There is no harm is saying that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has had a great impact across all industries. Software testing companies are at the forefront of being impacted by AI a great deal. Experts are of the view that AI is going to change all aspects of software development lifecycle. AI has changed the way things work, right from fixing bugs, to coding errors and software testing, new doors have been opened to attain quality software. Similarly, AI has also affected the bug tracking tools as well. AI and Machine Learning (ML) go hand in hand and have also become a part of Software as a Service (SaaS).
The rapidly escalating growth curve of Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Market is quite evident from the numerous collaborations witnessed across this business sphere. For instance, recently, CFAO Equipment Ltd, one of the many leading suppliers of industrial and construction equipment across the globe, has signed an agreement with a Ghana-based logistics company called Third Party Logistics Limited. As per the conditions of this partnership, CFAO Equipment will be providing Toyota forklifts to Third Party Logistics to be used in its business operations. Third party logistics industry is characterized by innumerable such acquisitions, subject to the widespread utilization of these services by major companies across myriad geographies, owing to which Global Market Insights, Inc. claim 3PL market size to cross the frontier of USD 1,100 billion by 2024.
If you are in the shipping and transportation business and do not have logistics automation, you are missing out on a lot of action. Logistics automation improves quality, precision and accuracy in the business, and saves money on labor, materials and energy used. In this article, we will look at 8 ways your company can benefit from incorporating automation in the business.
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