October 2011


Strategy & Business

  • TO MEASURE AND BENCHMARK

    Taking a benchmarking approach allows a company to discover strengths and weaknesses versus the competition, and use those gaps as a basis to set targets and define improvement initiatives to reach higher levels of performance.... Read More

Handling & Storage

Track & Trace

  • DIRECT PART MARKING: READING RELIABILITY

    Direct part marking allows companies to circumvent problems that are associated with the use of conventional labels. Coupled with eff ective barcode readers, the technology can help distribution centers to reduce no-read errors while pushing up their bottom line.... Read More

Last Mile

  • KEYS TO TRANSFORMATION

    Opportunities await LSPs that use IT as a strategic diff erentiator, adopt modern leadership principles to achieve fl exibility to suit the marketʼs altering needs, broaden their services, and enter new geographies.... Read More

Industry News

  • ZEBRA, IBS PARTNER TO ENTER OIL AND GAS INDUSTRY

    Zebra Technologies and IBS, a global provider of new generation IT solutions, announced a partnership to provide the oil and gas industry with an end-to-end solution for real-time tracking and management of personnel and logistics.... Read More

C-Level Conversation

  • GIVING OUR VERY BEST

    RICHARD BOLTE JR, president and CEO of BDP International, says that to succeed, it is very important to listen to customers and then go that extra mile to give the best services possible. He chats with Lee Kok Leong on this and other topics in a wide-ranging interview.... Read More

Software & Systems

  • MANAGING GLOBAL TRADE EFFICIENTLY

    In today’s global community, companies that are not harnessing the power of a global trade management strategy are at a disadvantage. Get competitive by building a strategy that not only automates manual tasks but takes knowledge sharing to an entirely different level, says ANGELA CHAMBERLAIN.... Read More