In Aberdeen Research’s report “Roll With The Punches: Select Flexible ERP And Be Prepared For Business Challenges,” author Nick Castellina, Aberdeen research director for business planning and execution, points out enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution is “THE key technology used to support an organization.” So, what options do you IT clients have when their business’s needs change?
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The New Mobile Sales Mantra: It’s Not One Or The Other — It’s All Of The Above
This integrator’s ability to respond to customers’ needs for mobile solutions that require a combination of consumer and rugged devices was the key to last year’s 30 percent revenue growth and a projected 50 percent revenue growth this year.
Expanding Printer Revenue In Manufacturing
The manufacturing sector is growing, but VARs will need a keen understanding of their clients’ business and a focus on solutions.
You Probably Aren’t As Unique As You Think
What makes you and your company different? Is it your people? Is it how much you care about your customers? Is it all the training you have and industry certifications? Is it the solutions you offer?
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5 Must-Have Mobile Computing Features For Manufacturing And Warehousing
Mobility provides a number of advantages for manufacturing and warehousing applications, including everything from reduced manual errors to increased employee productivity to faster time to market. As warehouse and factory operators are increasingly realizing these benefits, they are turning to mobile solutions in growing numbers.
Must-Haves For Ruggedized Warehouse Scanners: Making Evaluation Easy As 1-2-3
When looking at ruggedized warehouse scanners, there are many angles to take when deciding must-haves for these devices. But before creating a checklist of features or technology, it is more important to have criteria that will drive your choices and evaluation. It’s about more than just the fastest processors, latest system architecture, and options for operating systems.
Systems Integrator Designs User-Friendly Smart Printing Solution
Barcoding, Inc.’s client, a supply chain and logistics solutions provider, had to implement a bar code scanning system for a customer operating a return center. This customer wanted a system that would allow the user to scan the part number and serial number of received items, and then generate a new bar code label based on the scanned information. The user would then attach the bar code label to the box that contained the returned items. The client wanted two options — box label or case label.
The Top 5 Uses For Digital Signage In Manufacturing
Manufacturing employees often work long hours, on their feet, doing the same tasks hundreds of times over. Their accomplishments are number based, which is often a far cry for the amount of effort put into a given day.
What To Look For When Selecting A Bar Code Printer
It is commonly known that bar code printers with extensive features and functionalities are available now. However, if you haven’t been in the market for a while, you may be surprised at the extent of recent enhancements and how reasonably priced these models are. A myriad of elements, designed to improve the operator experience, simplifying the use of the printer, and making maintenance relatively easy, are now standard.
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Janam Introduces Powerful Rugged Mobile Computer With Multi-OS Support
Janam Technologies LLC, a leading provider of rugged mobile computers that scan barcodes and communicate wirelessly, recently announced the launch of its XM5 family of rugged mobile computers.
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Shipping/Receiving: Thermal Printing Solutions
The globalization of the world’s supply chains is increasing the demand for accurate inventory control and accelerated delivery response times. Thousands of items every minute of everyday are transported domestically and internationally.
Transportation & Logistics: Thermal Printing Solutions
Fundamental change is imperative in order for transportation and logistics companies to stay alive in this fast-paced, very competitive sector. Improving procedures could be easier than anticipated when considering the benefits of auto identification with thermal barcode printers and labels.
Tecton CS Mobile Computer
A shift in a cold environment is demanding – make it more productive with a hand-held purpose-built to get more done in the cold.
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Panther Industries Demonstrates SATO 8408 Print Engine
During Pack Expo, Panther Industries demonstrated their new 1000 Series print/apply solution featuring SATO's S8408 Print Engine. A robust, low-cost solution designed for 24x7 operation.
Zebra QLn Mobile Printer – VARTECH Product Demo
This video from VARTECH 2012 features Zebra’s QLn line of mobile printers. They are designed to print bar code labels, receipts, and tickets among other applications. The primary verticals for the QLn are warehousing and retail.
RFID For Book Publishing: Track, Authenticate & SAVE
SATO offers book publishers and other hard/soft cover product manufacturers an efficient and accurate RFID smart tag supply chain solution for accurate tracking the life span of products, from the publisher’s warehouse to the bookstore, substantially reducing theft and fraud while improving and streamlining logistics and credit reconciliation processes.