Newsletter | May 22, 2012

05.22.12 -- Freight Company Entrusts iPad Management To Enterprise Mobile

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Featured Integrated Solutions For Retailers Article

A Lesson In Reverse Logistics
By Kevin Permenter, Aberdeen Group
As the number of selling channels continues to grow, retail companies are turning to reverse logistics as a means of managing logistics cost and even as a place that can drive new revenue opportunities in terms of remarketing, service, refurbishments, etc.

A Lesson In Reverse Logistics

Featured Article

Freight Company Entrusts iPad Management To Enterprise Mobile
By Intermec, Inc.
Like companies in virtually every industry, transportation and logistics firms are experiencing serious challenges in the market. Even as the economy improves, conditions such as market uncertainty and reduced freight rates, as well as high fuel costs, government regulations, driver turnover, and tighter margins mean that transportation and logistics ompanies must find new and smarter ways to compete.

Industry News

Supply Chain Collaboration Portal Unites Thousands Of Retailers And Manufacturers Across Globe
Schneider National Extends Relationship With BNSF Railway
Daymon Global Logistics Launched With Support From Echo Global Logistics
ASRS Aisle-Changing Cranes Streamline High-Bay Operation
Cryoport Teams With Pan Asia Logistics To Open Operations Center In Singapore
RPE Consulting Receives JDA Alliances 2012 Leadership Award
RedPrairie's Enhanced Product Suite Improves Supply Chain Visibility And Execution
First Fully Integrated Fleet Tracking And Medicaid Billing Solution For School Transportation
Bridger Logistics Enters Into A Long-Term Agreement And Expansion In Southern Louisiana
IQMS Named A Best-In-Class Logistics Provider
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Featured Multimedia

Southwest Airlines Cargo® — IQPC 2011
Southwest Airlines discuss their convenient flight schedule in the U.S. that Pharmaceutical manufacturers can use. Its new GPS solution is now available to use in the aircraft, to track the product, and monitor its temperature.

Upcoming Industry Events

June 11 to 13, 2012
Omni Mandalay Hotel, Dallas, TX

150+ reverse logistics executives from the manufacturing industry will gather at the Interlog conference to discuss strategies and brainstorm ideas. Find out more at

PBLCS Conference
July 16 to 18, 2012
Washington, D.C.

This year's PBLCS conference is aimed at revitalizing the "PBL" concept. The military is facing budget cuts anywhere from $450B to almost $1T, meaning the time has come to choose between a contracting method that forces private industry to perform within a set of predetermined metrics with rewards built in, or a method based on transactions at set pricing regardless of performance. Read More

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