May 2016

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! Check out this weeks roundup of great articles to catch you up on all your Supply Chain reading! The ecommerce giant Inc. is on the hunt for a technology platform to help expand it's freight transportation. Check it out here! Do your shipping boxes ever go missing? Check out how RFID tags helped Johnson controls unravel the riddle of missing crates! Check out these 5 tips to optimize pallet flow design & installation! Leave us a comment below on what articles you're [...]

Friday Roundup

This week’s roundup features awesome articles on all things Supply Chain related as well as an infographic! Let us know what types of articles you are reading over the weekend in the comments below. Did you see that Intellitrack just released a StratusISRP plugin for QuickBooks? Read all about here: Take a look at the below showing up a few tips on building a flexible #SupplyChain Wondering how to manage and monitor your assets in an easy way? Read this article [...]

Friday Roundup

Check out this week’s roundup of articles ranging from inventory management to looking at ways industries can keep up with the complexities in logistics and manufacturing. April marked the 60th anniversary of the first shipping containers! Check out this article on the history of shipping containers and their critical role in the global supply chain. Read about the 5 most common inventory mistakes and how to avoid them! With the growing complexities of our global economy, can the logistics and manufacturing industries keep [...]

April 2016

Friday Roundup

Happy Friday! This week’s roundup gives you a range of articles to help you catch up on some reading this weekend! Can we expect to see co-existence between humans and robots in the warehouse? Learn about if inventory leanness impacts performance here! Check out this article to see why Network is IoT’s biggest solution AND biggest challenge! Feel free to share the articles or let us know what you're reading this weekend!  

Friday Roundup

This week’s round up gives you a great roundup of articles on sustainability in honor of Earth day! Check them out below: Do you know what role big data could play in environmental sustainability? The devastating earthquake in Japan last week halted supply chain operations. Weather can affect supply chain no matter the season, but is your business prepared?  Happy Friday and make sure to share your favorite article with us! [...]

January 2016

Why Work With a Third-Party Logistics (3PL) Provider & How to Make It Work

The shipping industry has a lot to gain from third-party logistics providers (3PL). Using a 3PL provider can help a shipping business move towards achieving its goals in a number of ways, including: Offloading a component of your supply chain to someone who can do it better than you. Even businesses with the resources to handle all supply chain processes can benefit from the experience and expertise 3PL providers bring to the table. Enabling you to focus on what you do best, [...]

Cloud Technology is Transforming the Tech Outlook for CFO’s

Astute CFO’s are waking up to the fact that the reorientation of spending on the cloud has reached a saturation point and needs to become more strategic. As of today, 88% of businesses in the UK are using cloud technology to some degree, and the impact of this is affecting a whole range of business functions over and above the IT department. For CFO’s who are interested in the operations of the IT department in their business, it is vitally [...]

January 10, 2016 Stratus Updates

IntelliTrack Stratus contains new features in this release for the StratusMobile application, the Stratus Report Designer, and the Stratus Web application. StratusMobile StratusMobile contains the following new features: • Add Item screen enhancements • Spanish localization • New custom query feature (specific to StratusMobile Batch) Add Item Screen Enhancements The Add Item screen has been enhanced with more fields. The additional fields allow you to add a more complete item record directly from StratusMobile. You are able to assign a category, manufacturer, and model lookup to [...]

Stratus Updates: January 10, 2016

New year, new Stratus updates! This Sunday, January 10, 2016, updates will be applied to IntelliTrack Stratus products. The updates will take approximately one hour, during which time the site will be unavailable. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause, but look forward to releasing some great new features. Once the updates have been made, we will provide a detailed summary of what was done to ensure users know exactly what to expect. If you have any questions regarding the update, [...]

Value Chains Online

The experience consumers have when shopping online is highly dependent on the speed at which goods are delivered and returned to them where necessary, and it’s no surprise that this is where the focus of innovation is heading. Retailers and distribution partners will find that they have no time to spare—the market is open to disruptive online companies like Uber, Bridj and Instacart, and any delays in the development of solutions could see them losing ground very quickly. It’s twenty [...]

Supply Chain Audits: Risky Business

    Supply chain management has become a hot topic of late and supplier audits are supposed to be the key in discovering weak links in a company’s supply chain, but at the moment, this is rarely the case. Although periodic supply chain audits are the norm in many industries, especially with large-scale businesses, it is the scope of such audits that needs to be challenged if these audits are to provide any sort of assurance. Cost-Benefit Ratio of Supply Chain Audits Like [...]

December 2015

IntelliTrack Inc. – BRS Relocation Services Inc. Case Study

IntelliTrack Inc. is an industry leader with more than 20 years of experience providing the best possible inventory management systems.IntelliTrack specialists install their state of the art software on existing hardware or recommended devices from trusted partners. Either way, they provide a full service solution to companies searching for ways to track and manage diverse inventories. The Company BRS Relocation Services, Inc. (BRSNY) has more than 25 years of experience providing professional relocation services to organizations of all types and sizes [...]