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  • Importance Of Supply Chains No Longer Taken For Granted

    Most people seldom think about supply chains – unless they’re a part of them, such as in the IT industry where distributors, vendors and solutions providers all participate and contribute unique value. However, in recent months the awareness of and dependencies on supply chains has been a central focus worldwide.

  • The 3 Keys To Developing A Sustainable Supply Chain

    Creating sustainable supply chains is no longer a choice. It’s necessary in today’s world, where climate change, environmental disruptions, and human rights issues are real risks to smooth (and ethical) supply chain management. Waste must be reduced and, in most cases, it must be reduced significantly.

  • How Defect Management Tools Improve Software Reliability

    There is no software in the world that is 100% defect-free. Developers spend a significant amount of time tracking bugs to ensure a high-quality product. Programming bugs can be annoying and make defect management difficult across the various lines of codes. The question is, should developers spend so much time on defect management? There are tons of defect management tools out there, many of them are free of cost which mostly suits smaller teams for fixing bugs on schedule without requiring a huge investment. Larger QA teams, however, may prefer paid options since they have more robust solutions to offer.

  • Performance Testing And Its Types

    Performance testing is a type of software testing that focuses on how the system runs under certain circumstances. It determines the speed, responsiveness, and stability of a computer, network, software program or device under a workload. A performance testing company can help identify the nature or location of a software-related performance problem by highlighting where an application might fail or lag. Performance testing can also verify that a system meets the specifications claimed by its manufacturer or vendor. The process can be used to compare two or more devices or programs.

  • 5 Major Mistakes To Avoid While Choosing A Test Management Tool

    Software testing experts use defect management tools to record, execute and rectify test cases and reports. All these activities are carried out to ensure products’ quality assurance. With the growing software testing market, companies have come up with different test management tools. These tools play a vital role in ensuring software quality and make testing more efficient. When software testers have to pick a tool from a variety of choices, the following 5 mistakes should be avoided.

  • Home Furnishing Manufacturer Sleeps Soundly After Integrating CYBRA’s MarkMagic Labeling Solution With Manhattan SCALE

    Revman International’s investment in CYBRA’s MarkMagic paid for itself in less than six weeks.

MAGAZINE ARTICLES

  • 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.

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.

FEATURED PRODUCTS

  • Reva Systems Scalable Compliance Solution The Scalable Compliance Solution handles production tagging and provides a platform to realize internal benefits.
  • pcASM From Ann Arbor Computer Ann Arbor Computer (AAC) introduces Advance Shipping Management with pcASM, a sensible and affordable full-function small parcel manifesting system that directly interfaces to pcAIM
  • Lowry Automated Labeling Systems The PLS-400 Series is an outstanding choice for automated labeling applications requiring radio frequency identification (RFID) or logic control and integration within an open architecture environment.
  • Pick To Light For Order Fulfillment Ideal for team-based approaches like zone picking, the LP Pick solution increases the pick rate productivity, accuracy and cost efficiency of this labor intensive operation by reducing the walk time, eliminating the reading errors and simplifying the task throughout the pick process.
  • From Premium Logistics To A True Partner In Global Life Science Supply Chain Management

    Part one of Marken CEO Wes Wheeler’s ten part blog series about the changing face of Life Science Logistics in today’s fast-paced pharmaceutical industry. By Wesley Wheeler, CEO, Marken

  • Supply Chain Planning J.D. Edwards Advanced Planning software can help your company synchronize demand and supply, while opening systems to collaboration with customers, suppliers and outsourcing partners.
  • MxAPS - Matrikon’s APS Solution Develop executable manufacturing schedules that deliver. Maximize capital equipment and manpower utilization to boost throughput. Identify, track, and manage bottlenecks.