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Choosing the Perfect Partner for Supply Chain Visibility

  • October 14, 2019
  • CalAmp
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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As consumer pressure grows product order visibility, the challenge to find a reliable, IoT-based, supply chain solution may seem daunting.  But Alex Crane-Robinson Vice President, Sales and Marketing, EMEA, CalAmp, offers the inside track on picking a perfect supply chain visibility partner: When implementing an IoT-based solution to fill gaps in supply chain visibility, there …

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So You’ve Achieved Supply Chain Visibility. Now What About Safety?

  • October 11, 2019
  • Michael Burdiek
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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Digital transformation brings complexity; that’s a given. But nowhere is this more the case than when it’s happening in an organization’s supply chain. As it is, you’d be hard pressed to find an area of operations more complex than supply chain logistics. If you’re like most companies, that division is increasingly defined by complex third …

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Make Sure You’re Connected With Smarter Shipments

  • October 10, 2019
  • CalAmp
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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Embracing new technology means that a truly connected end-to-end supply chain with 100% visibility is no longer a pipe-dream,revealsJeff Newman, Vice President of Supply Chain Visibility Solution Sales, CalAmp. As the market for Less than Truckload (LTL) and last-mile deliveries grows, the problem of tracking individual shipments has become more complicated, proving a headache for …

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End-to-end visibility of supply chain key to commercial survival

  • October 02, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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Logistics experts must embrace the Internet of Things to keep pace with customer expectations As e-commerce sales continue to grow, so does customer expectation – customers demand their delivery on time, every time and feel the need to track where the delivery is at any given minute.  Carriers, seeking end-to-end visibility need to adopt new …

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How to Help Prevent Pharmaceutical Degradation With Technology

  • August 06, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 4 minutes
Cold Chain Monitoring for Pharma

There is an increasing need for global medicinal shipments ranging from disaster relief supplies to experimental, personalized treatments. Companies want to ensure their product remains viable, as well as safe, when it reaches consumers. However, governments and organizations add another layer of complexity because they want to guarantee the same things but through regulation. International …

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A New Technology Solution for Monitoring Your Cold Chain

  • June 04, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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With a growing global market that includes a strong demand for fresh food, supply chain’s cold side has never been more important. Companies want to ensure their product is fresh, as well as safe, when it reaches consumers. However, governments and organizations add another layer of complexity because they want to guarantee the same things …

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The Impact of Distracted Driving on Your Fleet

  • April 23, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
Distracted Driving and Commercial Fleets

Distracted driving continues to increase ranging from fiddling with the radio to texting. It impacts not only consumers but fleet drivers as well. According to a recent industry report, drivers are 10% more distracted now than they were last year. It increased in every state except Vermont, including the frequency and duration of cell phone …

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What Is the Electronic Records & Signatures Regulation?

  • March 25, 2019
  • Jeffrey Newman
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
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Supply chains fall under a number of laws and industry standards. One of them is the Electronic Records and Signatures Regulation (ERESR), also known as FDA 21 CFR Part 11. This law has been around for over 20 years yet is still often misunderstood. Complying with ERESR can seem like a lot of hassle with …

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3 Ways to Better Allocate Fleet Resources with Telematics

  • March 06, 2019
  • Kristy Cartier
  • Reading Time: 3 minutes
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A fleet manager’s job revolves around getting more out of fleet resources while reducing expenditures. The best way to do that is to continually analyze and optimize how the fleet is used. The more efficient your assets, the more competitive your operations can be. Luckily, manual ways of assessing needs and performance are giving way …

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School Bus Safety: Helping To Make It Better

  • February 28, 2019
  • Gregory J. Hill
  • Reading Time: 2 minutes
CalAmp-Synovia for School Bus Safety

When it comes to students who take the bus to school, parents often wonder whether their child arrived to their destination safely and on time. Without effective technology that enables real-time insight via data reports collected directly from the school bus, that visibility is limited and manual, e.g. phone call. Therefore, the need to know …

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