March 2008


Cover Story

  • THE ABCs OF RFID

    Misperceptions and misinformation still surround what RFID is and the benefits it can bring to the supply chain. So here we present all the essentials to get you up to speed on radio frequency identification technology.... Read More

Editors Comment

Industry News

Track & Trace

  • TALKING BUSINESS

    So you have your readers, you have your tags, but how are you going translate all this new data into useful business information? According to CHRIS SHARP, Microsoft has a good solution.... Read More

Strategy & Business

  • BUILDING REGIONAL CAPABILITIES

    Against a backdrop of deepening economic integration in Southeast Asia, 3PLs can play a vital role in facilitating the growth of regional production networks.... Read More
  • PARTNERS IN PROFIT

    To ensure continued momentum in the Asia- Pacifi c 3PL market, service providers should look to form strategic relationships with service users.... Read More

C-Level Conversation

  • STRATEGIES FOR SUCCESS

    Since taking over last year, Patrick Byrne, President & CEO, Intermec, has been working hard to reinvigorate the 40-year-old asset tracking technology company. He talks to Bob Gill about the major changes he is putting in place.... Read More

Handling & Storage

  • GETTING UNITIZED

    What you want are neatly palletized, tightly wrapped unit loads. CORINNE KATOR explores some of the machines that can help deliver just that.... Read More

Software & Systems

  • A SOLUTION AVAILED

    Rapid growth for this medical device contract manufacturer necessitated a software solution that could provide planners with visibility into the impact of their decisions on an expanding global supply chain.... Read More
  • OPTIMIZING THE SUPPLY CHAIN

    CRISTINA GOMBOS and ASHISH PUJARI explain how intelligent software solutions are enabling faster and easier strategic end-to-end optimization of production and logistics networks.... Read More

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