Many small manufacturers and wholesalers believe enterprise resource planning (ERP) solutions are too expensive and don’t feel that these solutions would benefit their business.  However, ERP is designed to streamline operations, boost sales, and improve productivity – three of the … Read more

 

Are you stuck with too much inventory because your physical count was miscounted or sales forecasts were overinflated?  It can be challenging to manage high volumes of inventory as raw materials arrive to the warehouse, are used on the floor, Read more

 

This has to be one of the best catch phrases for businesses who have survived the most recent economic squeeze – working smarter, not harder.  In recent years, many businesses have had to reduce headcount, slash budgets, and find ways Read more

 

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This week the House Committee on Energy and Commerce approved the Safeguarding America’s Pharmaceuticals Act of 2013 (H.R. 1919). The bill, if passed by Congress, would introduce a lot-level pedigree model for prescription drugs, for responsible handling and keeping track … Read more

 

The Senate gave the nod to the Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) recently which would regulate any aspect of food production. Many of these tenants are now coming into play, as well as increased budget requests.

The FSMA law gives … Read more

 

How well do you know what products, exactly, you are selling, in what quantities, and when?  Being able to analyze both individual, as well as overall customer buying habits can help you identify trends in product sales.  With the right … Read more

 

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Have you ever had inventory that expired, was recalled, damaged or even misplaced? If you have, then you understand why it is important to be able to track all of the movements of your inventory within your 4 walls and Read more

 

Reduce TCO with Rugged Wireless Mobile Computers

Reduce TCO with Rugged Wireless Mobile Computers

Appolis is pleased to introduce our partner and guest blogger: 

Intermec – manufacturer of ruggedized wireless mobile computers.

Most of us, in an effort to optimize our personal lives, own a mobile device. Read more

 

At a Crossroads?   We invite you to consider the Bar Code & RFID Convergence.

 

In November, 2010, the VDC released an executive white paper entitled Bar Code & RFID Convergence: Enabling Greater Visibility Through Standards, which we thought was Read more

 

Voice enabled warehouse operations are a natural choice for companies that want hands free inventory operations from receiving to picking.  Voice typically involves the operator wearing a headset as the main interface to the warehouse management solution.  A leading Warehouse … Read more

 

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