3 Ways that 2D Barcodes Increase Warehouse Efficiency

Supply chains continue to grow in complexity, and in no place is that more obvious than in today’s warehouses and distribution centers. In order to meet consumer demands, warehouses now hold more product and have more inventory moving through them than ever before — which exponentially increases the need for asset visibility. An automated data […]

The Zebra TC8000: Powerful Hot Swap Batteries = All-Day Productivity

Take a moment to picture your warehouse. Imagine what it would be like if your workers could maintain uninterrupted productivity. Is it even possible? A completely disruption-free workday may not be totally realistic, but if your workers are using mobile devices with hot swap batteries, they can get pretty close. Enter the Zebra TC8000. This […]

The Zebra TC8000: Benefits of the Revolutionary Screen Angle

Mobile computer technology in the past 20 years hasn’t allowed for many significant boosts in productivity. So how did Zebra do it? Maybe they had to look at the problem from a different angle. When you’re trying to address problems like worker fatigue and scanning time, you have to face technology challenges straight on. The […]

The Zebra TC8000 Mobile Computer: Proven to Increase Productivity by 14%

In today’s fast-paced, accuracy-driven world of information, losing time and making mistakes by using the wrong mobile computer is not an option — especially in a warehouse. Instead, choose the opposite with the Zebra TC8000 mobile computer, which is proven to increase productivity and usability while reducing effort and total-cost-of-ownership. It’s a win-win for you […]

Efficient Traceability in Your Supply Chain can Ensure Food Safety

September is National Food Safety Month — making it the perfect time to discuss three primary ways efficient traceability in your supply chain can ensure food safety. Efficient traceability can assist with: controlling human error, employing software systems, and understanding food quality standards. So far in 2015, U.S. food companies have recalled approximately 500 different […]

Getting Smart With WMS

  Third-party logistics (3PL) providers rely on their Warehouse Management System (WMS) software to accurately manage the movement of goods into, throughout, and out of their facilities. While the operational benefits when it comes to picking, packing, shipping and receiving accuracy are self-evident for a WMS installation, one overlooked benefit of warehouse automation is the […]

How Barcode and RFID Solutions Can Improve Supply Chain Productivity

Today’s modern supply chain businesses leverage a combination of RFID tags and readers, barcode labels and long-range mobile scanners to increase the speed and ease of data collection to asset tracking. By combining barcode and RFID data capture methods and relational database software, supply chain businesses can improve the speed and accuracy of their processes, […]

The Challenges of IT Inventory Management in Distributed Environments

    IT inventory management can be defined in two distinct categories: IT inventory management of distributed IT assets IT inventory management of centralized IT assets commonly found in data centers This blog focuses on the challenges faced when doing IT inventory management of distributed IT assets. What Does IT Inventory Management Mean? IT inventory management […]

The Benefits of Mobile Device Management in the Warehouse

Mobile device management (MDM) solutions provide a centralized way to secure, monitor, manage and support mobile devices. While those benefits are most evident in widely dispersed workforces (as in field service or delivery applications), these software solutions can provide just as much value in a warehouse or distribution center. In fact, most of the key […]