Utilize Unstructured Data to Pursue Business Growth

As the supply chain continues to be modernized through digital transformation, both distributors and manufacturers need to understand and leverage collected data. By utilizing both structured and unstructured data to unlock valuable insights into customer purchasing patterns and promote operational efficiencies in the supply chain, organizations can capture a competitive advantage. The biggest repository of…

Zebra Technologies Expands Location Solutions Portfolio for Industrial Markets

LINCOLNSHIRE, Ill.–  Zebra Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: ZBRA), the market leader in rugged mobile computers, barcode scanners and printers enhanced with software and services to enable real-time enterprise visibility, today unveiled the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of business-class location solutions for the manufacturing and transportation and logistics industries. Zebra MotionWorks automatically senses the location of assets and inventory, helping improve employee…

Automation Frees CSRs for Customer Care

There are multiple points throughout the supply chain where a company reaches a customer – for example, taking an order, sending out an invoice, confirming an order, receiving payment or settling a dispute – and each point represents an opportunity to create a positive, easy and impactful experience for the customer. In a constantly-changing, highly…

TrueCommerce Announces Remote Warehouse Integration for Microsoft Dynamics NAV

PITTSBURGH, PA  — TrueCommerce, a global provider of trading partner connectivity and integration solutions, has announced today the availability of its Remote Warehouse Integration for Microsoft Dynamics NAV which connects NAV users with their remote warehouse and 3PL (3rd  Party logistics) providers. The TrueCommerce solution, built within the native Dynamics NAV platform, connects directly with TrueCommerce’s global commerce…

ModusLink Continues Digital Commerce Momentum with Outstanding Return Management Services

WALTHAM, Mass. – ModusLink Corporation, a wholly owned subsidiary of ModusLink Global Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MLNK), a leading global provider of digital and physical supply chain solutions, has been seeing growth and momentum through its digital commerce sector, and recently has been seeing increased success in its return management services. This focus on returns is part of ModusLink’s…

Why Mobilizing Field Operations Matters

According to the Aberdeen Group, 35% of organizations still rely on antiquated paper-based or manual processes for managing field operations  such as safety audits, inspections, equipment maintenance, etc. That’s a problem. Not only are hand-written notes prone to human error, manual processes are also time and labor intensive, often leading to lost revenues and increased operational costs. Further, the…

Strategic Sourcing & Procurement Shows OEMs Critically Unprepared, But Why?

New data reveals that manufacturers are critically unprepared for strategic sourcing and procurement, according to AI advisor for strategic sourcing, LevaData. The company recently released the results of its 2017 Cognitive Sourcing Survey on data-drive procurement capabilities by medium to large manufacturing firms, including those in high tech, consumer goods, industrial equipment, automotive, and life…