Research and Reports
Software Selection Services
Stay connected with us
Featured Documents related to
Get Free ERP Systems Comparisons Now
Find the best ERP software solution for your business!
Use the software selection tool employed by IT professionals in thousands of selection projects per year. FREE software comparisons based on your organization's unique needsquickly and easily!
Register to access your free comparison reports and more!
I'm doing research for my company
I'm doing research for my client
I'm a software vendor
I'm a student
Send me the TEC Newsletter:
Enter security code:
Already have a TEC account?
Sign in here.
Documents related to
Infor Lights Up Truck-Lite Europe » The TEC Blog
supply chain management , Truck Lite Europe * Name: * E-mail (private) : Web site: XHTML: You can use these tags: --> * Comments: * Spam protection: Sum of 1 + 3 ? Notify me of followup comments via e-mail --> The TEC Blog Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection Tag Cloud analytics bi BPM Business Intelligence CAD Cloud Cloud Computing CRM customer relationship management Epicor ERP HCM hr human capital management ibm industry watch infor Manufacturing Mobile on demand Oracle plm product
: ERP, industry watch, infor, infor ion, infor LN, Manufacturing, SCM, supply chain management, Truck Lite Europe, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Custom Truck Accessories Maker Lowers Costs, Sees Bright Future with New ERP Solution
The success of Panelite Inc., a manufacturer of automotive accessories, was threatened by tardy factory orders. However, by tapping into the expertise of Microsoft Certified Business Solutions Partner mcaConnect, Panelite was able to boost growth by 35 percent and reduce inventory by 5 percent. As a result, it was able to increase cost savings and efficiencies.
: Custom Truck Accessories Maker Lowers Costs, Sees Bright Future with New ERP Solution Custom Truck Accessories Maker Lowers Costs, Sees Bright Future with New ERP Solution Source: mcaConnect LLC Document Type: Case Study Description: The success of Panelite Inc., a manufacturer of automotive accessories, was threatened by tardy factory orders. However, by tapping into the expertise of Microsoft Certified Business Solutions Partner mcaConnect, Panelite was able to boost growth by 35 percent and reduce
2/10/2006 12:19:00 PM
Micron to Push Subscriber Computing Rentals R Us?
Personal computer maker Micron Electronics said Tuesday it will spend $210 million on its
: leasing computers, equipment loans, computer lease, computer leasing companies, equipment lease financing, lease a computer, purchase order financing, inventory financing, computer leasing, equipment leasing companies, lease cars, it leasing, lease purchase car, leasing companies, loans for small business, equipment finance companies, office equipment leasing, equipment leasing financing, financing truck, equipment leasing jobs, unsecured business loans, equipment leasing business, buy car lease, software leasing, equipment lease, leasing a car, leasing kitchen equipment, equipment financing .
The Role of Reefer and Refrigerated Telematics in Measuring and Monitoring the Cold Chain
For every truck that transports food, your company’s reputation is at stake. Can your company guarantee your food remains fresh until delivered to its destination—and avoid hefty consequences? Telematics technology enables the monitoring and management of refrigerated trailer temperatures and provides the necessary alerts to help transport companies increase their return on investment by reducing shrink and preventing rejected deliveries.
: Paper Description: For every truck that transports food, your company’s reputation is at stake. Can your company guarantee your food remains fresh until delivered to its destination—and avoid hefty consequences? Telematics technology enables the monitoring and management of refrigerated trailer temperatures and provides the necessary alerts to help transport companies increase their return on investment by reducing shrink and preventing rejected deliveries. The Role of Reefer and Refrigerated
4/11/2013 8:51:00 AM
Transportation Management Systems: The Glue of the Supply Chain
With manufacturing now a global industry, moving product throughout complex supply chains remains a challenge for most organizations. But transportation management systems are spearheading the way to help solve the dilemmas of today’s manufacturers, offering functionality that eases the transfer of goods from place to place.
: the stock onto a truck and sends it off. This simple process may be good enough, but optimization has not been achieved at this point. A TMS with advanced functionality is able to perform the following: Cubing : This enables logistics managers to 1) maximize the amount of pallets or boxes that can be put into an enclosed space, be it a truck or an airplane, and 2) take into consideration heavy and light items. The data that is pulled from the warehouse management system (WMS) or enterprise resource
Michael Treacy Focuses on Double Digit Growth
This new book, Double-Digit Growth was one of the most useful and optimistic books to come along in some time. Growth is the whole point of business. Yet many so-called leaders don't seem to have plans to fulfill their purpose. This should be read by all business execs-no matter what your sector.
: is the leadership—would Oshkosh Truck Corporation be Oshkosh without Bohn running the company? Michael : My opinion is that growth is about the management of people, not only the strategy. That s number one. And the strategist won t solve the growth problem. It needs to be solved by a whole bunch of people who have a holistic approach to management. I think half of the equation is the people management discipline. I am currently doing research on the differences between the people management state of
“Act Vertical” vs. “Go Extinct” Retailers – Part 3 » The TEC Blog
truckload quantities (a full truck is more cost-effective for the shipper than a partially loaded vehicle, i.e. less-than-truckload [LTL] shipping.) Fashion products are like Fisher’s innovative items with unpredictable demand. Consequently, Zara , the famous Spanish clothing manufacturer , has two supply chains, one for staples and the other for fashion clothing. To get the fastest response time, Zara uses pricey Western European suppliers for the fashion items. But for the more predictable demand item
: act vertical, apics cscp, apple stores, coach inc., jonathan byrnes, ksa, kurt salmon associates, marshall l. fisher, nrf, retail supply chain, SCM, zara, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Reconnecting with Cincom Systems
Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic rediscovers Cincom Acquire and lets its product management and product marketing team have its say. Cincom executives lay out some facts, and Technology Evaluation Centers (TEC) Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic discovers that Cincom Acquire isn't the old-school client-server sales product configurator he thought it was. Since about 2005, Cincom Acquire has been Web-enabled and functionally expanded to instill knowledge into sales processes (not only into engineering processes).
: catalog, and query each truck configuration quoted and produced. The system must be able to electronically retrieve truck drawings, and query on any attribute in the product configuration system, from height, and compartment configuration to chassis and especially engine type. Providing product management with greater flexibility over custom configurations Creating a more scalable and profitable product configuration strategy Supporting the sales force and dealer channels more effectively to
9/8/2011 12:53:00 PM
Jack Link s Beef Jerky Case Study: Wal-Mart Didn t Make Me Do It Part Two: An Approach to RFID Implementation
A four-phased approach allowed for the gradual assimilation of a new technology into the organization. Start small and feel your way, but think and plan for bigger opportunities. The benefits are gained and eventually the technology would be deployed throughout all of the manufacturing and distribution facilities.
: wrong pallet onto a truck. Jack Link s Beef Jerky believes that the opportunities in this area are almost limitless based on a flexible and extensible framework to configure filters, rules, and alerts. In general, Phase IV will result in the automatic triggering of virtual inventory movements resulting from the read of RFID labels. Due to the fact that only one production line was needed to be RFID-enabled to comply with the Wal-Mart mandate, the automatic triggering was not deemed to be a high priority
Quick Response Manufacturing: ERP and Value Chain Acceleration
Your Challenge: Get Decision Makers' Approval for a Quick Response Manufacturing. Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Relevant and Time-Bound. Whatever the reasons for pursuing a lead-time reduction strategy, time compression across all company processes is critical to growth, and in some cases means survival for today's manufacturers. Learn about the complementary nature of enterprise resource planning (ERP), value chain exceleration, and quick response manufacturing (QRM).
: start jobs or operations. Truck scheduling coordinates loading and delivery of customer shipments with production, generates the shop floor dispatch list in truckload sequence, and allows delivery routes to be set up for maximum efficiency. Time is minimized between order completion and truck loading - improving the real lead-time. Closing the loop after the sale, service call management documents calls for product service, and prioritizes and notifies appropriate personnel of actions to be taken. The
4/29/2005 9:33:00 AM
: Cetaris is a full-service software company founded in 1991 to bring flexible computing solutions to the transportation, shipping, and logistics industries.
White Paper Newsletters