Consumer Goods Suppliers ‘Cannot Act’ Upon Consumer Data
A new report from Intermec by Honeywell shows that nearly 60% of suppliers surveyed in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) industry admit that the amount of data they can now collect exceeds their capability to process and act upon it, therefore reducing their ability to compete in the marketplace.
New N390 iRF Pixie UHF Gen 2 RFID Reader/Writer
Nephsystem Technologies has announced the debut of their new N390 iRF Pixie UHF Gen 2 RFID reader/writer.
Brother TD-2000 Series Printer Receives Prestigious iF Gold Award 2014 From iF International Forum Design In Hannover, Germany
Brother Mobile Solutions, Inc. (BMS) a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brother International Corporation and premier provider of products for the mobile workforce, announces that its TD-2000 Series of label printers has received an iF Gold Award 2014 from the iF International Forum Design Forum in Hannover, Germany
Kontron – SMARC CoMs Facilitate Mini-Computers With Extremely Low-Profiles And High Graphics Performance (Intel Atom E3800 series)
Kontron has introduced new, ultra low-power SMARC Computer-on-Modules with Intel Atom processor E3800 series – the world’s first x86 SoC processor to become available on this low-profile mini-computer form factor (82mm x 50mm).
Epson Launches New Thermal Receipt Printer
Epson has announced the Middle East launch of its new thermal printer, offering fast printing on 80mm receipt paper.
FABTECH Canada 2014: FARO Provides A Competitive Edge With Laser Line Scanning
The FARO Edge ScanArm is a small, light, and affordable solution that combines the convenience of a FaroArm with the power of a hand held scanner to form the perfect contact/non-contact portable measurement system.
Is Your GPS Idle Time Data Accurate?
It's a well-known fact that idling a vehicle reduces fuel efficiency and increases costs. An idling vehicle gets 0 miles per gallon, which reduces overall MPG for the fleet. And the cost of fuel has increased more than 200% over the past five years.
6 Rules Of Flawless Field Service Reporting
You’ve heard the old adage “garbage in, garbage out”. While trite, it serves as an important reminder that a ton of good data without purpose, structure, context and visibility, doesn’t make for quality reporting.
How Live GPS Tracking Keeps Plumbing Customers Honest?
When customers dispute your charges, profits, like the clogs you often clear, can disappear down the drain. One way to protect yourself and your bottom line against billing challenges, mistakes and fraud is with live GPS tracking.
Saving Money By Adopting Field Service Automation
Whether they are on a tight budget or are operating with some room to spend, all companies want to find ways to save money that make sense. For businesses with technicians who work multiple jobs every day, field service automation could be a great way to save dollars over the years. TechTarget's Denis Pombriant wrote that with an automation tool in place, data can be more easily collected, customers can be better understood and organizations can figure out where they may be losing money or lacking efficiency.
Three Key Steps To Enhanced Field Service Efficiency In 2014
The pressures of running a fleet leave managers little time for strategic changes because they spend most of their workday reacting to the constant demands of tracking and maintaining field service vehicles and keeping drivers on schedule. To make things as efficient as possible, managers have learned that they need to easily capture and consolidate vast quantities of data produced by in-vehicle devices and the handhelds of mobile workers.
SATO TH2 Portable Retail Printer
Big on functions small in size.
EasyDL Software Plug-In
Easy DL™ software plug-in parses bar code data found on government-issued identification cards to deliver ready to use information to the host system.
M7220 Wireless Handheld Terminal The M7220 wireless hand-held terminal features an open source, embedded Linux operating system that gives the terminal its speed, conservative memory usage and stable performance with no 'lock-ups'. The M7220 ships fully loaded with VT100/VT220 terminal emulation, TN5250 client, FTP server, SSH client, HTTP server, TELNET server, SSH/SFTP server, Web Browser, WEP and WPA/WPA2 advanced encryption and authentication capabilities. The M7220 connects to any Windows, Unix, i5/OS or Linux host and is easily deployed across a wide range of applications.
O'Neil LP3 Wireless Portable Label Printer The LP3 offers virtually twice the paper capacity of any printer in its class. It prints from 1" to 3" label stock, and can accommodate the heavy stock necessary for hang tags and other label needs. It also offers twice the power capacity, thus eliminating the need for constant recharging amidst applications and shifts.
Scanco Radio Frequency Solution For Macola Macola now has on-line transactions processing for people who want to take advantage of the "real time" nature of Macola. Scanco's RF system gives you that same on-line / real-time processing for your data collected via handheld terminals.
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