Putting IoT into production Ariella Brown 7/11/2016 Post a comment IoT’s boost to productivity at Fujitsu pulls together all the pieces of the production puzzle to improve the whole, which is greater than the sum of its parts.
Committing to Ethical Standards for the Supply Chain Ariella Brown 7/5/2016 Post a comment Ford Motor Company is the first automaker to achieve full membership of the Electronic Industry Citizenship Coalition (EICC) — a nonprofit group of electronics companies working to improve the social, environmental and ethical conditions of their global supply chains.
Delving into the Top 5 Enterprise Labeling Trends Josh Roffman 4/18/2016 Post a comment As labeling has becoming a mission-critical component in the supply chain, especially for those companies that are operating globally, we need to keep an eye on the trends and needs that are driving the optimization and efficacy of labeling.
The State of On-Shoring: The Problem of China Jim O'Reilly 4/14/2016 (7) comments China has had a good run as a low-cost manufacturer with decent product quality, but labor costs have risen drastically over the last decade making the country vulnerable to re-sourcing decisions that take into account the logistics costs and risks associated with long pipelines.
5 Ways IPS Can Impact Warehouse Operations Christian Lundquist 2/1/2016 (1) comment Companies that focus on logistics and warehouse management perpetually search for better ways of increasing productivity, cutting costs, and improving safety for both workers and goods.
Cultural Intelligence Proves Critical to Global Strategy Puga Sankara 1/15/2016 Post a comment Leaders need to get multicultural experience, in order to lead this ever shrinking, technologically transforming, tightly connecting world. By arming themselves with cultural intelligence, these individuals can effectively inspire, execute, and win business across borders.
Calculating the ROI of Your WMS Eric Allais 1/4/2016 (2) comments Getting a positive ROI from a new WMS installation takes less time than distributors usually assume and the new system will continue to produce new improvements long after implementation.
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