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Is Your Supply Chain Prepared for Disruption?

Posted by on November 11, 2020 2:38 pm

What happens to your supply chain operations when communications are down?  Do your mobile applications fail when the plug is pulled? Do your manufacturing and distribution operations grind to a halt? One of the biggest supply chain challenges for any company is operating in a disconnected environment. There are many reasons you might become disconnected, […]

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The 3 Factors Demanding Better Field Inventory Management

Posted by on November 4, 2020 11:14 am

As the global supply chain continues to become more connected, companies must keep up with new factors and demands to achieve efficient field operations. In an earlier blog we analysed how a connected supply chain can gain you a competitive advantage, and for companies that operate in the field, a connected supply chain is even […]

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8 Common Supply Chain Blind Spots in the Field

Posted by on October 28, 2020 9:10 am

Can you tell immediately if that pallet of bricks or reel of fibre cable made it to the new building complex? Have you ever had a field engineer need to return to a jobsite because they didn’t have the correct parts? Are your operatives wasting time trying to locate inventory/tools/assets in the field when they […]

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What Cloud Inventory® Means For Your Organization

Posted by on October 16, 2020 9:23 am

In response to the demand for increased inventory control, we are pleased to announce the latest release of Cloud Inventory®, one consolidated platform loaded with disruptive technology for your supply chain. Today’s Cloud Inventory is more feature-rich, more flexible, and more agile than ever before – giving you unprecedented inventory control while also growing with […]

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Inventory Management Requires More than a WMS

Posted by on September 21, 2020 12:57 pm

A supply chain director for a large global manufacturing organization recently told our team, “We have invested heavily in successfully managing inventory and are utilizing our warehouse management system [WMS] to drive our digital transformation efforts and optimize our supply chain.” This response led to an internal discussion as to whether solely relying on a WMS would create a connected supply chain that provides full inventory management capabilities, delivers […]

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Why Medical Device Companies Need End-to-End Inventory Visibility

Posted by on August 11, 2020 12:48 pm

The constant and rapid movement of inventory in the medical device industry wreaks havoc on manual, paper- and spreadsheet-based systems. Inventory visibility gaps result in missed orders or excessive safety stock. But with a holistic, real-time view of inventory across all points powered by mobile apps, medical device companies are capable of boosting productivity, maintaining […]

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Is Your Supply Chain Overlooked?

Posted by on June 18, 2020 8:19 am

In an increasingly customer-centric economy, differentiating your business in a crowded marketplace is no simple feat. To gain a competitive advantage, businesses have traditionally looked to gain market share by either, offering a basic product at the lowest price or by differentiation – creating a product which is unique and desirable (Porter,1985). Because of this, often […]

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