White Papers & Case Studies

  1. Logistics And Transportation Need Rugged Tablet PCs
    8/17/2012

    From passenger services to commodities transport, transportation and logistics organizations require devices that confront all-weather conditions, perform in airspace or on back roads, provide GPS location and sustain long-term battery power.

  2. Key Trends In Workforce Management
    8/10/2012

    Attendees at Aberdeen's 2010 Chief Service Officer (CSO) Summit indicated that field service was the top area of improvement for their service organizations in 2011. As opposed to just relying on scheduling changes to drive more from a day-to-day execution, Best-in-Class CSO's are beginning to invest in tools and processes around planning and employee management that allow the field worker to be more effective in the delivery of service.

  3. Managing Returnable Assets In Motion - RFID For Returnable Transport Items
    8/6/2012

    Companies in a wide variety of industries invest substantial capital in their inventories of returnable transport items or RTIs, the durable and reusable cartons, bins, pallets, wheeled trolleys, cages and other containers used to pack and move goods from site to site.

  4. How The Right Printer Can Make A Difference For Manufacturers
    8/1/2012

    Information and documentation are essential components of everything that manufacturers produce and ship today, whether products need to be tracked through the production process or through the supply chain to the customer.

  5. Five Things To Consider When Using Tablet Computers In Forklift Applications
    8/1/2012

    This white paper reviews some of the important differences between tablets and purpose-built computers for forklifts, and presents the five key issues that must be considered when assessing tablet computers for forklift operators.

  6. Just The Ticket - Sand Springs Police Department Implements Handheld Mobile Computers To Improve Officer Productivity And Safety
    8/1/2012

    To serve and protect is just one of the many things the Sand Springs Police Department (SSPD) is tasked with on a daily basis. As the department’s officers report to work each day, citations are just one of the many ways they keep their population of 19,000 safe.

  7. Automating The Fleet - Earhart Petroleum Improves Visibility Into Its Fleet Operations With Vehicle Mount Computers And Rugged Handhelds
    8/1/2012

    Earhart Petroleum had several goals they hoped to achieve as a result of the technology investment. They looked to improve delivery efficiency (as measured by gallons delivered per truck/per day) by 20 percent, minimize inventory shrinkage, reduce staff overtime and improve invoice turnaround time by three business days.

  8. Stadium Production Crew Reduces Labor Hours With New Asset Tracking System
    7/17/2012

    University of Phoenix Stadium is home to the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals and also host to various conventions, trade shows, and concerts each year. The scoreboard production department is responsible for putting on not only the 10+ Cardinals football games each fall but they are also tasked with an additional 100-200 sports, entertainment and trade show events a year.

  9. Seven Order Fulfillment Strategies To Fast Track Your E-Commerce Business Growth
    7/10/2012

    Most e-commerce businesses start small, fulfilling daily orders using manual processes and handling growth by simply adding more staff, more shifts and more storage.

  10. RFID: Moving From Manual To Automated
    7/9/2012

    As companies become increasingly aware of the liabilities and frustrations inherent in manually affixing RFID labels, commonly called “slap and ship,” they are investigating a transition to automated RFID tagging. By SATO America