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Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Cellular: What’s What in the Wide World of Wireless

When it comes to supply chain visibility, investing in a wireless technology to help you monitor your in-transit goods is key.

Apr 10 2018

Op Ed: Bringing Data-Driven Analysis to Supply Chain Problems

Ask a manufacturing manager how they solve problems and you’ll likely get an earful about lean, six sigma, and other data-driven improvement techniques.

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Apr 01 2018

No Jokes Here

Happy April Fools Day!

We just wanted to let you know that his blog will never publish "funny" fake news stories on April 1st. We think supply managers have enough surprises already.

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Mar 20 2018

Tive at Convergence Conference in St Louis

I spent last Tuesday with a group of supply chain professionals at the SLU Convergence Conference, sponsored by Saint Louis University and the Supply Chain Collective (SCC).

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Mar 20 2018

Harnessing the Power of IoT to Track Shipments in Real-Time

"As I sit here and look around my apartment, it's likely that every single item has been shipped here from across the state, the country or even the world.

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Mar 13 2018

How To Approach Security for Supply Chain IoT

IoT applications are moving from science fiction to reality, and with that transition comes questions around security.

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Mar 05 2018

Vote for Tive in BostInno's Tech Madness 2018!

Tive is thrilled to announce that we have been selected as a finalist in BostInno's Tech Madness 2018!

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Feb 27 2018

Constantly Connected: How Cellular is Enabling the Digital Supply Chain

For many of our customers, the question isn't "Should I invest in a digital supply chain" -- it's "How?".

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Feb 21 2018

Supply Chain Visibility Gaps Cost Fashion Designer a Priceless Collection

“There’s no information. There’s no update...it was just – it’s super heartbreaking. It’s just stress to the max.”

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Feb 14 2018

Love Is Blind, But Your Valentine’s Day Supply Chain Shouldn’t Be

Every year, as couples (and hopeful bachelors and bachelorettes) gear up for Valentine’s Day, more than 95 million flowers are shipped all around the world. 

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