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  • Stein Mart Partners With The Parker Avery Group

    Stein Mart, a national specialty off-price retailer, partners with retail consulting firm The Parker Avery Group for improvements in merchandising operations, inventory performance and overall margins.

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FEATURED ARTICLES

  • Three Steps To Implementing A WMS Change Management Plan
    Three Steps To Implementing A WMS Change Management Plan

    Inefficient warehouse practices can cause companies to see smaller margins on their sales and services, so change management within the WMS is perpetually a hot topic. Some new feature or module comes along that can improve efficiency in labor or inventory, and you’re ready to see those savings.

  • Professional Installation And Upfit Guide For Fleet Mobility

    Today’s motor vehicle is no longer for transportation only – it’s also a highly advanced mobile office that integrates voice, data, video, warning and operating systems. As new technologies evolve, vehicles are becoming more complex – and so do their upfits. Vehicle upfits for mobile offices must solve specific business problems and meet work function requirements, all while accounting for occupant safety and ergonomics concerns – not to mention time and budget constraints.

  • Critical Power Guide For Fleet Mobility

    Maintaining the reliability of mobile computing systems in the field is one of the most challenging aspects of fleet professionals today. These devices must perform critical job functions and maintain data flow in tough operating conditions. While there are several keys to a total mobility solution including Software, Hardware, Connectivity, Docking & Mounting, and Professional Installation; having a reliable continuous power supply is the most critical factor to ensure productivity on the jobsite.

  • The Impact Of ELD Mandate On A Total Mobility Solution

    With this year’s Electronic Logging Devices (ELD) mandate looming ahead, it’s important for fleets to understand the impact it has on their business and strategically plan how to implement the new standards. Beyond choosing eligible devices and software to track, manage and share data, consider how those devices will be secured inside a vehicle. The right in-vehicle docking and mounting solution for devices not only protects the fleet’s investment in equipment, but also ensures a safe and comfortable mobile office for drivers – reducing the risk of distraction and increasing productivity.

  • How Vendor Compliance Improves Supply Chain Performance

    Vendor compliance programs detect compliance problems and ultimately prevent them altogether, which has a critical impact on the supply chain. We connected with Greg Holder, CEO and founder of Compliance Networks, to learn more about how vendor compliance improves supply chain performance. Here’s what he had to say.

  • New Data On How Remote Workers Communicate

    Though email and phone dominate, instant messaging and video/web conferencing gain ground. By Christine Kern, contributing writer

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MAGAZINE ARTICLES

  • Identifying New DC Operations
    Identifying New DC Operations

    Omni-channel consumer demand has pushed the connection between shoppers and goods deeper into the supply chain, creating fundamental shifts in DC operations.

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SUPPLY CHAIN RESEARCH SUPPLEMENT

Cutting-Edge Supply Chain Strategies: Omni-Channel's Next Big ThingCutting-Edge Supply Chain Strategies: Omni-Channel's Next Big Thing

Consumer expectations of a seamless omni-channel experience are reinventing the supply chain.

Communication between retailers and suppliers will look very different in the near future. In order to meet the increasing demands of the consumer, control costs, and enhance collaboration, retailers and suppliers must improve processes for sharing data and extract as much value as possible from that data. The Trading Partner Interface of the Future, as conceptualized by RVCF, will achieve these goals while strengthening relationships between retailers and suppliers. By exploring the key areas of retailer-supplier communication, this report provides insights into what such a solution would entail and the business benefits it would create. Stakeholders in technology companies should take note that it is our vision that unrestricted, synchronized data sharing is the direction of the future.

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  • Macola Enterprise Solution (ES)
    Macola Enterprise Solution (ES)

    Macola ES is the only ERP solution designed for the mid-market with native Business Process Management (BPM) capabilities, including powerful exception management tools. It's a state-of-the-art ERP solution that truly helps manage and unify the entire enterprise. Using Macola ES, processes and exceptions are defined by management, automated, and used to enable far more consistent and efficient execution of business policies. With Macola ES, most customers find that they improve their revenue per employee ratio while delivering higher levels of customer service and accuracy.

  • Cisco Service Control Application For Mobile Networks
    Cisco Service Control Application For Mobile Networks The Cisco® Service Control Application for Mobile Networks provides application- and subscriber-level awareness for mobile data networks, offering traffic optimization, incremental service security, tiered services, and premium IP service delivery.
  • MxCollaborator Business Partner Communication Communicate seamlessly with suppliers and distributors. Track part requests and delivery commitments. Monitor supplier performance vs. service level agreements.
  • PrintNet® Enterprise
    PrintNet® Enterprise A first in the market, Printronix PrintNet Enterprise is a Web-enabled remote network print management system for line matrix, laser and thermal printers offering the ultimate flexibility in managing mission-critical enterprise applications.
  • Freight Bill Auditing And Payment
    Freight Bill Auditing And Payment With this product, TSi Logistics has reached a new revolutionary level of freight bill auditing and payment that incorporates state-of-the-art imaging technology, Web entry, and more choices for electronic data entry.
  • Blue Vector Distribution Solutions
    Blue Vector Distribution Solutions Deploy a solution which ties into your existing warehouse management systems to detect and correct issues as they occur. Ease of deployment and a truly distributed architecture provide a low-maintenance solution that can even be extended to customer locations to verify delivery and to remotely monitor customer stock levels.
  • <B>eCity - </B>Supply Chain Management eBusiness Software Suite
    eCity - Supply Chain Management eBusiness Software Suite

    SLINGSHOT’s eCity is integrated yet modular enterprise eBusiness Supply Chain Management(SCM) software designed specifically for large and mid-sized organizations. The "adaptive web" modules include; warehouse management (WMS), sales order management, manufacturing execution (MES), supply chain planning, purchasing, requisitioning and eprocurement.

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