Organizations that operate either a warehouse or distribution center understand the complexities that can accompany increased customer demand. They need to maintain inventory levels that accommodate a jump in purchase orders but avoid overstocking, which leads to cost overruns and wastage. It's a difficult balance that requires strong solutions. Manufacturers that partner with retailers especially need the right tools to keep up with a steady onslaught of promotions and sales that can quickly deplete a company's inventory.
Considering the immeasurable importance of bar codes, it's somewhat surprising that one of the most iconic versions of the technology has only been around for about 40 years.
The housing market in the U.S. has gained significant ground since the Great Recession brought many construction projects to a grinding halt. According to reports from the U.S. Census Bureau and Department of Housing and Urban Development, the number of authorizations and completed projects portrays a somewhat mixed message.
Agriculture and animal feed is one of the most regulated industries in the U.S. Because of the high level of importance attached to the nation's food supply, feed manufacturers are held under close scrutiny regarding the ingredients they put into the materials that animals consume, as well as their treatment.
The U.S. has long been a stronghold for aerospace and national defense manufacturing. A strong infrastructure has helped businesses in this sector develop lasting connections with private enterprises, as well as those in the public sector.
A lot of companies are choosing to go green these days and it's no secret that cost savings are often a welcomed side effect. There are many ways to improve efficiency and reduce waste in the warehouse, and most of them increase productivity as well. Going paperless not only allows an organization to declare that it is environmentally conscious, the initiative also streamlines supply chain management.
RFgen Software helps organizations reduce supply chain implementation costs and increase accuracy and efficiency with the industry’s most reliable and flexible mobile data collection software and supply chain automation solutions.