Going Mobile

Things Aren’t Always as They Appear in Today’s Supply Chain: The Direct Correlation Between the Accuracy of Your Mobile Data Inputs and Your Plant’s Outputs

by: Gomathy Puliyadi, November 08, 2017

It’s a well-known fact that “visibility” governs your entire supply chain operation from the plant floor to the warehouse and distribution center; really, all the way to the end customer. That is because “visibility” is what enables you to sense problems and take corrective action immediately. In other [...]

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Mobile Transactions in Your Mid-Market Supply Chain – Part 2

by: Donna Fritz, September 30, 2014

Integrating mobile transactions into your mid-market supply chain operations, if done smartly and strategically, can be a key driver of improved efficiency and greater margin [...]

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Mobile Transactions in Your Mid-Market Supply Chain – Part 1

by: Donna Fritz, September 29, 2014

Quick steps to determine what tasks can be handled as mobile transactions and what are best kept at the [...]

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Taking Your Supply Chain Mobile – part 2

by: Donna Fritz, January 20, 2014

In my last blog post on leveraging mobile devices in the supply chain, we focused on the complexity, type and urgency of tasks. While the instinct may be to attempt to migrate all desktop activities to mobile devices, there is actually a risk of reducing productivity with this approach. Each device (desktop, tablet [...]

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3 Simple Rules for Choosing Mobility-Enabled Tasks

by: Donna Fritz, November 11, 2013

Taking Your Supply Chain Mobile– Part 1 The unrelenting proliferation of smart devices continues to accelerate the bring-your-own-device (BYOD) trend in today’s offices.  The use of a wide range of devices in the workplace is a common sight and mobility is quickly becoming a key factor in increasing [...]

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