Ultriva Shares Strategic Insights Regarding End-To-End Supply Chain Visibility Featuring Research From Gartner
Ultriva, a leading supply chain execution software company, recently published a newsletter featuring research by leading analyst firm Gartner, Inc. about why organizations should aim for end-to-end supply chain visibility (E2ESCV) by 2016.
Wayfair Selects LLamasoft Transportation Guru
LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software solutions, announces that Wayfair has selected LLamasoft as the standard application for supply chain network design and transportation route optimization throughout the company’s global enterprise.
5BARz Partners With Flextronics On Supply Chain Solutions To Scale High Volume Manufacturing Of Its Network Extender Device
5BARz International, Inc., (“5BARz” or “the Company”) a technology leader in the cellular network extender industry, recently announced that it has selected Flextronics as its supply chain solutions and manufacturing partner for the 5BARz Network Extender, an innovative device, which provides improved cellular signals to deliver high quality signals for voice, data, and video reception on mobile and cellular equipped devices.
Applied Energy Solutions Receives Considerable Interest At MODEX 2014 Supply Chain Expo
Applied Energy Solutions (AES), one of America’s top providers of industrial battery charging solutions, recently showcased its latest energy-efficient products at MODEX 2014, the annual supply chain expo and convention that took place in Atlanta, Georgia in mid-March.
LogiStar Solutions Signs Agreement To Join EY, Expanding Its SAP Supply Chain Execution Services
The EY organization announced today that LogiStar Solutions, a leading provider of SAP Supply Chain Execution (SCE) services, has signed an agreement for all of its operations to join EY member firms in the US, Canada and Mexico.
Fruit Growers Supply Selects Point Of Sale Solution From DataXstream
DataXstream, the designer and seller of a fully integrated point of sale (POS) solution, announced today that Fruit Growers Supply has selected the DataXstream POS application.
Driving To Faster, Dependable Delivery At Bon Appetit Bakery
Bon Appetit® Bakery is a California-based wholesale bakery manufacturing facility, specializing in gourmet baking and distribution of top quality Danish, cakes, muffins and a vast assortment of other fine gourmet products to the retail and convenience store industry throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.
MUMM Achieves Traceability Requirements With RFID Solution
Since it was founded in 1827, G.H.MUMM has lived by the motto “Only the Best.” From the grape-picker to the Cellar Master, thousands of actions associated with champagne-making are carried out with the utmost care each day. Today, the company runs one of France’s leading vineyards, covering 218 hectares (538 acres), which provides them with approximately 25% of their grape requirements.
Audit Automation Saves Big At Gleason Research Associates, Inc.
Gleason Research Associates, Inc. (GRA) is a veteran-owned small business providing specialized products and services to support the warfighter. GRA was founded in 1982 with the vision of conducting engineering and scientific analyses and evaluations related to missile and sensor systems.
Electronic Proof Of Delivery System Provides High Parcel Visibility At Golden Messenger
A well-established transport and delivery company within Australia, Golden Messenger provides express courier services nationwide, delivering interstate parcel and mail courier services in a timely and efficient manner.
Delivering On Transportation & Logistics Operations Needs. Today And Tomorrow.
As customers’ demands constantly evolve, transportation and logistics (T&L) operations are being put under growing pressure to offer more efficient delivery services, while not compromising on customer service. Using the findings from a 2013 research survey conducted among transport and logistics managers around the world, this report explores how a combination of mobile technology implementations for mobile workers, and process re-engineering efforts can elevate operations to the next level.
Driver Vehicle Inspection Reporting For Private Fleets: Pitfalls And Opportunities
Over the last year, the FMCSA has issued nearly five times more imminent-hazard out-of-service orders than it did in fiscal 2011. And small fleets, which can range from one to a few hundred trucks, are seven times more likely to be inspected.
Can You Meet Consumer Expectations At Any Cost?
There’s no prescriptive approach to establishing true, seamless, anychannel retail commerce, but experts agree on four imperatives to the equation.
Cloud-Based Hub Simplifies Fulfillment Process For Goedeker’s
Increased online sales volume pushed a Midwestern appliance retailer to find a way to connect its e-commerce platform to ERP software, streamlining the ordering process and decreasing shipping times.
Supply Chain Execution 2014: Making Any-Channel Retail Fulfillment Profitable
Omni-channel is evolving and maturing. Retailers are turning from envisioning the future of digitalenabled shopping toward making that vision a reality. However, for all the work that has been done, one particular function of the retail business has been held apart: the supply chain.
Resale Retail: Printing In The Self-Contained Supply Chain
At hip resale retailer Kid to Kid, the POS workstation serves receiving, tagging, labeling, and transaction duties, requiring a unique printing environment.
E-Commerce — Much More Than Just A Channel
E-commerce has become much more than just a channel. It is an integral part of a complete retail business and the fastest-growing part of the business.
The retail supply chain has gone global, and now it is going mobile with new technologies to benefit the supply chain from end-to-end.
Welcome to the 2013 Retail Supply Chain Special Report, where we take a look at significant factors affecting the retail supply chain. This year we are featuring research and commentary from the Retail Value Chain Federation (RVCF, formerly VCF) and Retail Systems Research (RSR), both industry leaders when it comes to the retail supply chain.
Globalization Of Retail
The retail supply chain is becoming worldwide, from sourcing and manufacturing to end user delivery, and everywhere in between. Knowing how to maximize assortment planning across all channels and where to source the merchandise will be key to retailers maximizing margins and controlling costs as they expand worldwide. Nikki Baird, managing partner of RSR Research, will discuss the localization of demand, globalization of supply, and cross-channel opportunities. She will cover the benefits of globalization and how it can open new markets for retailers. Baird will also discuss the various business challenges retailers face regarding the supply chain, especially when it comes to flexibility in demand.
SUPPLIER OF THE WEEK
Manhattan Associates Labor Management Software Manhattan Associates' Labor Management solution offers an advanced approach to resource allocation to help you realize the full potential of your workforce. This comprehensive and flexible solution can be configured to track all warehouse activities, providing objective performance monitoring, as well as analysis and reporting of labor activity.
Therapeutic Supply Chain
At the heart of Marken’s therapeutic supply chain is a network of strategically located, purpose-built depots. We currently support trials at over 49,000 investigator sites around the globe.
Star Micronics TSP800 Wide Form Thermal Printer TSP800 wide form thermal printers with a number of enhanced features makes them attractive alternatives to dot matrix and laser printers traditionally used in hospitality applications such as lodging establishments, retail stores, and restaurants.
VX9 Thor Vehicle-Mount Computer
The strongest materials can open new possibilities for their owner. The Thor VX9 vehicle-mount computer does just that.
R. Michael Donovan & Co. In-House Education Programs R. Michael Donovan's education programs can be delivered generically or tailored to your company's objectives, environment and needs of the people involved.
Entry-Level Vendor Compliance Solution
Compliance Networks announces rCMS Foundation, the latest in vendor compliance solutions for retailers. rCMS Foundation provides on-demand vendor compliance solutions that retailers can have implemented in 30 days or less.
Infor Motion Road Warrior
When you’re doing business on the road, you can’t be slowed down by lack of access to your back office systems. You need current information anytime, anywhere, along with the power to make decisions quickly and take action immediately while you’re on the move.