Newsletter | May 30, 2012

05.30.12 -- Track/Trace Solutions For The Logistics Supply Chain

Supply Chain Market Newsletter

Featured Integrated Solutions For Retailers Article

Stein Mart's Supply Chain Overhaul Saves Millions
By Bob Johns, Integrated Solutions For Retailers magazine
When Stein Mart decided it needed to overhaul its supply chain from top to bottom, it was no small task. The company did nearly $1.2B in sales last year and operates over 260 stores.

Stein Mart's Supply Chain Overhaul Saves Millions

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Track/Trace Solutions For The Logistics Supply Chain
By SATO America, Inc.
Consumer satisfaction with the quality of your products is clearly important, but the service you provide before and after the sale is equally important to any business, but often overlooked as benefiting the bottom line.

Dairy Market Leader Sees Productivity Through Employee Satisfaction
By Honeywell
In some ways, computers are a lot like the people who use them. Take our ability to withstand extreme temperatures, for instance. A frigid day that arrives unannounced in the middle of a heat wave feels much colder, while we can generally get ourselves used to the cold when days get slowly and incrementally chillier. The average person’s body requires time to acclimate.

Industry News

Supply Chain Recognized As Fastest Growth Industry In Economic Recovery
Software AG Debuts Series: Supercharging Your Supply Chain
Itella Selects Manhattan Associates To Support Regional Logistics Services Operation
UNCG Launches Online Graduate Programs In Global Apparel Supply Chain Management
Apriso Redefines Manufacturing Intelligence With MPI 2.0
SAP Named Supply Chain Management Leader Based On Revenue
SPS Commerce Named SuiteCloud Developer Network Partner Of The Year By NetSuite
Manufacturing Growth In China Remains Strong, According To Report
GEP Named To SDCE 100 List For Seventh Year
SmartOps Software Licensed By Ternium
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High-Performance Fabrics Manufacturer Rolls Forward With Better Inventory Control
Janam Technologies is a provider of rugged, handheld computing devices for mobile workers. With help from Janam, Seaman Corp. recently upgraded its mobile computing hardware without reengineering their shipping and inventory control software, Satellite Forms.

Ripening Produce Traceability
LoBue Citrus is a family-run grower and distributor of oranges accounting for approximately 4 to 5% of the California citrus industry. That equates to between four and five million boxes each year, with 40% of the product exported to Asia. Based in Lindsay, CA, the company recognized the need to automate its produce traceability program. Formerly, the process was manual, which tied up critical resources and increased the likelihood of error.
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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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