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Transportation & shipping management system
Transportation and third-party logistics providers have become embedded in the new economy of the last decade. As a result, unprecedented industry growth and

shipping packaging  & shipping management system Transportation and third-party logistics providers have become embedded in the new economy of the last decade. As a result, unprecedented industry growth and consolidation has driven 3PL providers to find even more efficient and effective processes for running the enterprise, while at the same time managing an explosion in the proliferation of services delivered to customers. In recent years, many businesses have been built that rely completely on 3PLs to manage

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Provia Proves Its Way To Success Part Two: Market Impact


From the moment an order is created, Provia Software’s ViaWare and ViaView suites aim at helping managers track orders in real time and make orders visible throughout the entire delivery process, which is the core of its value proposition.

shipping packaging  cross docking, report generation, shipping paperwork, carton selection, etc. Like any software technology that has been reaching a plateau in the maturation curve, WMS products have evolved to a point where there is little differentiation among them. Still, since the warehouse is no longer merely a static storage facility, it now has to use real-time data to closely match supply to demand, eliminate the need to hold excess inventory, and increase the flow of goods throughout the supply chain. Therefore, Read More

How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Shipping Your Software Application as an Appliance


For independent software vendors (ISVs), software delivery creates big operational challenges. Integrating an application with the latest operating system and service pack causes headaches for customers and suppliers. However, pre-built server devices or appliances contain one convenient, ready-to-go system, minimizing configuration glitches and letting customers and suppliers step back while the appliance does the work.

shipping packaging  Avoid the Pitfalls of Shipping Your Software Application as an Appliance How to Avoid the Pitfalls of Shipping Your Software Application as an Appliance If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. NEI is a leading provider of purpose-built platforms, appliances and support services for application software developers, OEMs and service providers serving storage, security and communications markets worldwide. NEI provides the Read More

Provia Tackles RFID in a Twofold Manner Part Seven: WMS Market Impact


Since the warehouse is no longer merely a static storage facility, it now has to use real time data to closely match supply to demand, eliminate the need to hold excess inventory, and increase the flow of goods throughout the supply chain.

shipping packaging  cross docking; report generation; shipping paperwork; automated rule checking; carton selection; etc. Like any software technology that has been reaching a plateau in the maturation curve, WMS products have evolved to a point where there is little differentiation among them. This is Part Seven of an eight-part note. Parts One through Five detail recent announcements. Parts Six and Seven discuss the market impact. Part Eight will note challenges and make user recommendations. Parts One through Four were Read More

Drop-Shipping-Internet Retailers' "Little Helper"?


Relying on drop-shipping (sometimes called "virtual inventory") is neither as easy nor as profitable as it may appear to be. Nothing has hurt the adoption of multichannel shopping more than orders which are delayed—or even cancelled—because of stock-outs.

shipping packaging  will remove the empty shipping and packaging material and rubbish. The key point in this is communicating any extra costs to the customer beforehand. Drop-shipping is not necessarily the perfect solution for everybody. Smaller, specialty online retailers that carry fewer than two or three hundred small and mid-sized products may find it less costly to manage inventory and ship the goods themselves. Otherwise, many merchants might possibly want to consider using the middle approach of stocking crucial Read More

Inflation’s Demise: The Impact on Business Informa


Enterprise Resources Planning (ERP) business models and information systems originated in the 1970s and 1980s, an inflationary period. They addressed business priorities that were strongly influenced by inflation. Many manufacturers are now confronting worldwide price stability, or even deflationary pressure, and can

shipping packaging  a bottleneck work-center or shipping vessel may delay the arrival of finished goods and cause upstream work-centers to shut down until the backlog is cleared. The cost of underutilized upstream capacity is still incurred, even if production or shipping delays cause lost or delayed revenues. Prices stabilize or fall when an abundance of goods exists in relation to money. This artificially reduces demand as consumers postpone their purchases in anticipation of even lower prices. Suppliers, challenged to Read More

Process Manufacturing Software: A Primer


This article defines process manufacturing; discusses its formulation, packaging, and pricing issues; talks about interfaces; and provides cautions and caveats.

shipping packaging  Manufacturing Software: A Primer Introduction Process manufacturing has unique requirements differentiating it from other types of manufacturing. When selecting software for the process industry, special attention and emphasis should be placed on these requirements to ensure that a company can operate at optimal levels, consistent with how it does business and not with how the software lets the company do business. Be aware of both large software vendors, who try to be all things to all companies, Read More

Data Sheet: Supplier Connection


Coordinating all shipping processes—from inbound to outbound freight—can be a logistics headache in a global economy—especially if you don’t make the most of all a transportation management system (TMS) has to offer. One director of logistics found that a web-based TMS solution resulted in a 10 percent decrease in the number of carriers, with a 15 percent increase in carrier load factors. Learn more about the benefits.

shipping packaging  Supplier Connection Coordinating all shipping processes—from inbound to outbound freight—can be a logistics headache in a global economy—especially if you don’t make the most of all a transportation management system (TMS) has to offer. One director of logistics found that a web-based TMS solution resulted in a 10 percent decrease in the number of carriers, with a 15 percent increase in carrier load factors. Learn more about the benefits. Read More

Dell Sharpens Its Linux Focus


Building on its current Linux position, Dell will start shipping Linux-based systems that use file management software from developer Eazel.

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Fulfillment Company Reduces Shipping Errors with WMS


International Marketing Group (IMG) was used to tall orders. And although fulfillment mistakes were rare for the third-party logistics company, any errors that did occur were extremely costly. In order to stay competitive, IMG realized that it would need to increase its fulfillment output. With its new warehouse management system (WMS), IMG’s shipping time has gone from several days to mere hours.

shipping packaging  Company Reduces Shipping Errors with WMS International Marketing Group (IMG) was used to tall orders. And although fulfillment mistakes were rare for the third-party logistics company, any errors that did occur were extremely costly. In order to stay competitive, IMG realized that it would need to increase its fulfillment output. With its new warehouse management system (WMS), IMG’s shipping time has gone from several days to mere hours. Read More

Responding to Warehouse Management Needs


The area of warehouse management systems and supply chain execution might be the best examples of Adonix' commitment to provide small and large businesses with the building blocks for supply chain management.

shipping packaging  and document preparation. Parcel Shipping Closes the SCE Offering When coupled with Adonix's best-of-breed Transcomm Shipping Solution (TSS) add-on for supporting multi-carrier, parcel manifesting with rate shopping, so Geode GX fills the gap between order and delivery for customers that have higher volume and complex distribution operations. Adonix TSS is designed to fully automate the parcel manifesting capabilities of companies dealing with large daily volumes of small packet shipments using multiple Read More

CTSI-Global


Since 1957, CTSI-Global has provided supply chain management expertise and technology. CTSI-Global is a valuable resource that helps companies manage and control all aspects of their supply chains—physical, informational, and financial—within one global database. CTSI-Global provides a global vision, local approach. Providing solutions, services, and customized transportation management applications gives clients more control, improves shipping efficiencies, and streamlines a cost-effective process to result in greater savings. CTSI-Global uses the latest technology to optimize all inbound, outbound, and third-party shipping transactions and continues to re-invest in on-demand supply chain applications.

shipping packaging  clients more control, improves shipping efficiencies, and streamlines a cost-effective process to result in greater savings. CTSI-Global uses the latest technology to optimize all inbound, outbound, and third-party shipping transactions and continues to re-invest in on-demand supply chain applications. Read More

71 Pounds


7 Pounds is a software company with a "set-and-forget" system that allows customers to easily and automatically collect late-shipment refunds. Operating with a Kaizen mindset, 71 Pounds aims to help democratize shipping and logistics for small businesses.

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Accellos One WMS


AccellosOne Warehouse Management System acts as the hub of your supply chain solution, integrating accounting/order and shipping software systems, electronic data interchange (EDI) systems, Crystal Reports software, radio frequency and barcode hardware, and warehouse automation equipment.

shipping packaging  solution, integrating accounting/order and shipping software systems, electronic data interchange (EDI) systems, Crystal Reports software, radio frequency and barcode hardware, and warehouse automation equipment. Read More

Case Study: Rack-tracking System


The client: a US-based provider of reusable rack rental, recovery, and closed loop logistics management for bulk shipping and display of live goods, from nurseries to retailers. Faced with growing demand for its racks, the distributor required an enterprise-wide application that allowed flexibility for growth, while reducing operational complexity and maintaining the company’s excellent track record.

shipping packaging  logistics management for bulk shipping and display of live goods, from nurseries to retailers. Faced with growing demand for its racks, the distributor required an enterprise-wide application that allowed flexibility for growth, while reducing operational complexity and maintaining the company’s excellent track record. Read More