November – December 2014


Track & Trace

  • OUTLOOK FOR BARCODES

    In the face of rising demands, supply chain security continues to be an important issue that requires the aid of reliable code-reading technology. By DIDIER LACROIX.... Read More
  • BARCODES: SPEAKING THE SAME LANGUAGE

    While the idea of owning the latest PCL-enabled thermal printer sounds good, what are some tangible benefi ts that a supply chain professional can expect from switching over? VINO RODRIGUES explains.... Read More

Strategy & Business

  • GREENING THE WAREHOUSE

    Companies who incorporate sustainability initiatives in their warehouse can enjoy fi nancial and environmental benefits. By PEDRO FURTADO.... Read More
  • NEED FOR SUSTAINABILITY

    How we build and sustain our supply chains will defi ne our place in the market – our success through ups and downs of the business cycle. By KRIS KOSMALA.... Read More

Market Moves

Handling & Storage

C-Level Conversation

  • AEB UNVEILS LATEST VERSION OF ASSIST4

    AEB (Asia Pacific) has commenced rollout of the latest version of ASSIST4 Compliance & Risk Management solution this November.... Read More
  • Q&A WITH MARKUS MEISSNER

    DENICE CABEL sat down with MARKS MEISSNER, Global CEO of AEB, a provider of IT solutions for global trade and logistics worldwide, to discuss technology trends in end-to-end SCM IT solutions and the latest developments in his company.... Read More

Software & Systems

  • TALKING IoT WITH SAP

    SAJ KUMAR, Vice President - Sales Centre of Excellence at SAP, shares his insights on IoT and M2M technologies, and their applications in logistics industry.... Read More
  • GETTING YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN NETWORK RIGHT

    Do you let your supply chain grow ʻad hocʼ over time, or do you take control? LUC KREMERS says now is the time for your company to start to architect your supply chain for the future.... Read More

CEO SERIES

  • PEOPLE AND COMPETENCIES

    In Part 4 of the CEO Series, RAYMON KRISHNAN, STEPHANIE KRISHNAN and JOE LOMBARDO examine the many key elements of people delivering value in the supply chain.... Read More

Last Mile

Industry News

Portfolio

  • ASRS ORDER PICKING SYSTEM

    The UltraBot ASRS order picking system from Integrated Systems Design (ISD) stores and delivers tens of thousands of SKUs and inventory to one or more workstations.... Read More
  • LAYER PALLETISER

    Beumer has reengineered its layer palletiser paletpac to offer better accessibility, a shorter assembly period, higher flexibility and, as a result, lower costs.... Read More
  • WAREHOUSE ROBOT SYSTEM

    Swisslog has sold its 1,000th AutoStore robot, which sits on the top of an aluminum grid as part of the innovative storage system, to Competec as part of its project to extend customer fulfillment capabilities.... Read More

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