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April 20, 2017
Last week I used the appeals for support for the forthcoming demonstration in support of the CWU Campaign to halt the closure of the SE27 Sorting Office to illustrate how Royal Mail appears to be ...
April 14, 2017
Royal Mail must reconcile the need for larger sorting offices to handle goods ordered over the Internet with that for local collection offices for those out when delivery was attempted.
March 03, 2017
The tech industry's chatter about digital transformation and disruption are scare tactics that shouldn't distract companies from making purchases based on a customer-focused strategy.
December 19, 2016
There's support (in terms of platform and standards compliance) these days... and then there's 'first-class support', is this the way the industry is going? eeGeo thinks yes... and the firm has ...
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Cross-docking is the practice of unloading goods from inbound delivery vehicles and loading them directly onto outbound vehicles. Continue Reading
A variable speed limit is a flexible restriction on the rates at which motorists can drive on a given stretch of road. The limit is usually a maximum speed, which changes according to the current environmental and road conditions. Continue Reading
The Accessible Transportation Technologies Research Initiative (ATTRI) is a five-year, multi-agency research and development (R&D) program aimed at helping injured veterans, older adults and others in the United States with visual, hearing, cognitive and mobility challenges to plan and execute their travel using technology. Continue Reading
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Augmented reality apps help shipbuilders and manufacturers jettison paper manuals for training and maintenance tasks. Continue Reading
In this webcast about mobile computing in business, mobility consultant Bob Egan explains why invisible security works better than its visible counterpart. Continue Reading
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Initially slow to take off, the internet of things is enabling sophisticated sensors that give logistics providers more visibility into inventory and freight vehicles. Continue Reading
Drivetrain systems manufacturer Dana Inc. gained inventory visibility and supply chain efficiency by implementing One Network's cloud-based supply chain management system. Continue Reading
Retail companies looking to improve the efficiency of their supply chain and logistics functions should consider SAP Planner Workbench. Here's a look at how it can support business-critical functions. Continue Reading
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