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The Warehouse of the Future Has No Walls

Posted by on February 22, 2017 12:53 pm

Whether your warehouse is a traditional building with aisles of inventory, a series of components spread across multiple divisions or suppliers, or a field of pipe spanning 600 acres, the need for access to critical supply chain data anytime, anywhere is now a business imperative. Additionally, upstream and downstream trading partners demand product fulfillment visibility […]

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Go Digital or Go Home: Why Your Company Needs a Digital Supply Chain

Posted by on September 17, 2015 4:05 pm

To meet these demands, supply chain visibility, execution and optimization must extend from producers/suppliers to end consumers, a critical expansion that marks a departure from the traditional focus solely on manufacturing and distribution.

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How Aegion Corporation Keeps Pace with the Speed of Business

Posted by on April 29, 2015 3:01 pm

Identifying the Problems The search for a solution always begins with a problem—or problems. As a global leader in infrastructure protection and maintenance services, Aegion Corporation manages 175 facilities in 33 countries, which add up to more than 1,000 job sites per year. With limited visibility into those locations, many of which span hundreds of […]

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Omnichannel Must Be a Team Effort Among Marketing, CX, Operations — and Demands a New Model for the Supply Chain

Posted by on April 2, 2015 3:46 pm

The study defines omnichannel as the ability to provide a seamless shopping experience across multiple platforms, including online and in-store, a capability that’s undoubtedly become a part of today’s retail experience. Whether it’s locating an item online and buying it in-store, modifying or completing an order from any location or making a cross-channel return, customers […]

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Mobile Supply Chain Improves Stock and Dispatch Accuracy to 99.9%

Posted by on March 6, 2015 2:49 pm

The Problem For more than a century, Dewhirst has played a key role in the evolution of clothing retail and supplied diverse brands and retailers with quality garments. Although the company had no problem keeping pace with the evolution of retail and fashion trends, manual warehousing and distribution processes inhibited the company’s ability to keep […]

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Why TETRA Technologies Calls the Mobile Supply Chain ‘Key’ to Industry Survival

Posted by on February 3, 2015 3:00 pm

Throughout OVCS, supply chain conversations were a dominant theme as attendees and presenters explored challenges, best practices and next steps. Several Oracle users shared their own stories, including Elijio, who shared details about TETRA’s mobile supply chain journey to help give attendees insightful context around which they can begin to think about their own mobility […]

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Supply Chain Challenges, Increased Investment Among Top Executive Priorities

Posted by on November 24, 2014 3:30 pm

KPMG’s recent Global Consumer Executive Top of Mind Survey 2014 delves into a number of business topics, including supply chain management and operations. One of the more interesting findings? KPMG data found that a clear majority of respondents indicated that the supply chain is the top area in which they’ll increase investments over the next […]

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Why Old Dutch Foods Mobilized Its Supply Chain

Posted by on September 12, 2014 5:02 pm

When you talk about mobile in the workplace, you might first think of using a mobile device for common tasks like checking email or tapping into (no pun intended) an employee-facing app for needs like time tracking and expense reporting. At Old Dutch Foods, however, company executives channeled the power of mobile to optimize manufacturing, […]

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