November 2009


Cover Story

  • GOING THE GREEN WAY

    How can an organization tune its supply chain to reflect environmental best practices and still ensure an efficient transportation process? ASH KHALEK provides some answers.... Read More

Vertical View

  • RETAIL THERAPY

    A new study from ABERDEEN GROUP reveals that retail supply chains need to undergo a paradigm shift in order for companies to cope with challenges of customer demands, escalating costs and an uncertain economy.... Read More

Track & Trace

  • BEYOND THE TAG

    The real power of RFID comes in using the newly captured data as a platform to enhance supply chain processes. CHRIS HANEBECK & MAHESH LUNANI report on an application in the automotive industry.... Read More

Software & Systems

  • SOFTWARE AT YOUR SERVICE?

    While adopting the software as a service (SaaS) approach may lower IT investment costs, it may not be appropriate for all logistics applications – at least in its current state, cautions DR TORSTEN MALLÉE.... Read More

Market Moves

  • CHINA LOGISTICS – ENCOURAGING DEVELOPMENTS

    With logistics increasingly being recognized as a significant component of China's overall economic prosperity, a slew of government initiatives and global alliances are set to see the industry modernize and transform. By MARK MILLAR.... Read More

Handling & Storage

  • DRIVING SAFETY

    With advanced sensing technology, you can improve warehouse safety and increase productivity. RICHARD UNGERBUEHLER explains how.... Read More

Editors Comment

C-Level Conversation

  • MOBILE TARGETS

    Taking the company's enterprise mobility products and building solutions for a variety of vertical markets – that's the job of Motorola's MARK SELF. He talks to Bob Gill.... Read More

Industry News