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Sharing is Caring: How Data Is Enabling the Supply Chain of the Future

As the world grows ever more interconnected, modern manufacturers are embracing a mentality of collaboration and transparency to stay competitive.

Mar 05 2019

Opinion: IoT is the Next Step in Tracking Automotive Components

As vehicles incorporate more new technologies and highly sophisticated components, it has become increasingly complicated and expensive to ship these parts.

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Jan 15 2019

Opinion: The Benefits of a Data-Driven Supply Chain

For decades, manufacturers have used quantitative methods such as Statistical Process Control, Lean and Six Sigma to maximize the efficiency and reliability of their production processes.

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Dec 26 2018

Saving Dollars (And Lives) With the IoT-Powered Supply Chain

When sensitive, high-value medical equipment is damaged or delayed in transit, it’s not just money at stake.

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Nov 27 2018

Op Ed: Real-Time Tracking Sheds New Light on Electronics Supply Chain

For many electronics manufacturers, in-transit damages and delays are an all-too-common reality. For one large global manufacturer, the issue was sufficiently damaging that it decided to invest in a digital visibility solution to shed some light on the dark corners of its supply chain.

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Nov 06 2018

Op Ed: IoT Tools Provide a New Level of Visibility into the Food Chain

To keep customers happy and coming back for seconds, restaurants must meet fluctuating demand reliably, maintain consistency across locations, and ensure uncompromising quality for every customer. What can the modern restaurant or hospitality company do to stay afloat?

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Jun 19 2018

Op Ed: Bringing IoT to the Automotive Supply Chain

Since Toyota first pioneered its innovative Lean production system in the 1930s, the automotive industry has been a trailblazer in developing data-driven strategies to optimize manufacturing processes.

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May 01 2018

Op Ed: IoT and Security in the Supply Chain: Making Smart Choices

There's a lot of confusion about the Internet of Things and security in enterprise environments. In reality, IoT is not just one thing, and the type of IoT solution as well as the environment in which it is used should dictate security requirements.

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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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Feb 08 2018

Op Ed: Five Ways IoT is Changing Supply Chain

As the world becomes ever more globalized and complex, manufacturers are turning to IoT (Internet of Things) technologies to power the next generation of supply chains. 

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