• City of Orlando Case Study – Stratus ISRP and Stratus Assets City of OrlandoThe City of Orlando is the economic hub of Central Florida. The nearly 4,000 employees of the municipal government provide police and fire protection, the infrastructure for transportation, water supply and sanitation, and a range of community and cultural services. It is easy to imagine all the equipment and supplies that are needed for these ... Read more
  • Cycle Force Group – WMS Case Study Cycle Force GroupThe Company Cycle Force Group designs, builds and distributes bicycles, bicycle parts and accessories. Located in Ames, Iowa, an easy half hour drive from Des Moines, the company has been in the bike business since 1998. It is well established as a driving force in the industry, selling directly to consumers and to retailers.   In addition to ... Read more
  • IntelliTrack – TradePort Case Study TradePortUSAInventory Management Software Supports Reverse Logistics TradePort USA has been offering reverse logistics services to retailers, manufacturers and distributors for more than a decade. Headquartered in the historic small city of Somersworth NH, this dynamic, innovative company has established an expertise in recovering and reselling consumer electronics at wholesale prices. Situated in a renovated mill, the TradePort ... Read more
  • The Use of Barcodes in Agriculture IntelliTrack, a well-known Inventory, Barcode and RFID expert developed a cost-effective and efficient inventory management solution for the agriculture industry. This is the case of one of IntelliTrack’s clients: a seeds company. The Problem Between January and June, the seeds company could ship approximately 600,000 packets of seeds. These small packets are filled with specific seed from ... Read more
  • Accounting for Lead Time Variability: No Easy Task As part of his mission to gain a better understanding of out-of-stocks (OOS), Dan Gilmore, president and editor-in-chief of Supply Chain Digest, has held a recent discussion on how extra inventory can be driven by lead time variability. For those who do not protect themselves from lead time variability, there is the prospect of more ... Read more
  • Improve Your Supply Chain in Three Easy Steps It has become apparent to companies in all sectors that their supply chain is more than just making sure products get into the hands of consumers. Supply chains have become an indicator of the overall health of a business by reflecting corporate strategy applied to everyday interactions from within and outside of the company. The ... Read more
  • How CEO’s View Supply Chain Management Systems Most of the worlds top companies understand how important it is to have a supply chain management system in place in order to remain competitive. Chief executives are beginning to realize that supply chains have become a strategic asset to their company—both for the purpose of fulfilling customer expectations and creating a more efficient operation. IBM ... Read more
  • Why WCS is a Good Solution for Modern Distribution Operations Over the past few years, there has been an observable diversification in consumer habits, and retailers are under pressure to evolve in time to meet these developing demands. There is no blanket approach for retailers to take towards their distribution systems in these circumstances. Their approach is largely grounded in developing their facilities using automation and ... Read more
  • You Do Not Need a Delivery Drone: ISRP is the Key to Excellent Customer Service ITI_ISRP You do not need a drone to provide excellent delivery service to your customers. We have been fascinated recently by Amazon’s commitment to delivery service within 30 minutes of placing an order, thanks to a drone zooming in and dropping a package right outside our doors. However, there is more to customer satisfaction than a ... Read more
  • IntelliTrack Teams Up to Help The Diaper Alliance By using IntelliTrack’s Stratus ISRP, The Diaper Alliance can now work more effectively. IntelliTrack recently had the opportunity to work with Motorola Solutions and Dow Chemical to help The Diaper Alliance, a Michigan-based organization that helps families in poverty living in Midland County with their diaper needs. Founded in 2011, The Diaper Alliance manages and distributes ... Read more
  • WMS Market Growing Over the past few years, there has definitely been a surge in warehouse management systems (WMS). In 2011, the WMS market grew by 10 percent and has been steadily growing ever since. An ongoing need for streamlining and visibility in distribution centers, coupled with the fact that many existing solutions are aging, has lead to the ... Read more
  • The Web Based Stratus Advantage from IntelliTrack Inventory-SoftwareThe Web Based Stratus Advantage from IntelliTrack Over the past two decades, IntelliTrack Inc. (ITI) has become an industry leader in providing inventory software. The company is at the top of its class because it has developed an excellent understanding of the needs of its more than 20,000 customers. The proof of ITI’s commitment to excellence ... Read more