While US President Barack Obama has great plans for the future, including the reduction of oil imports and emission, global news provider Forbes reported that this will only be a possibility if drivers are able to afford fuel-efficient trucks, thereby enabling them to save more on gas. “Each year for the past 10, more and more… Read more »
Productivity is key to warehousing success and installing the perfect warehouse software solution for your needs is the number one secret to productivity. So what are the factors that could be causing major losses to warehousing productivity. Warehouse Layout Warehouse layout is crucial to ensuring productivity. While loading and offloading of goods to be stored… Read more »
Accellos announced that GSA International, Ltd. (GSA) has fully deployed Rand McNally’s TND™ 760 mobile fleet management solution in tandem with their Accellos Prophesy Transportation Management software across its fleet of 40 trucks. GSA, a Michigan-based, full-service logistics provider, reports significant operational time and cost savings since migrating to Rand McNally’s device.
Being a warehouse manager is not one of the most peaceful positions you can have. You are faced with data accuracy challenges, ensuring on-time routing and scheduling, employees safety and working hours, suppliers, clients, orders, warehouse software, fleets, fleet management and maintenance and the list goes on and on. It Can be Easy While running… Read more »
Rand McNally purchased Accellos’ Prophesy solution in December to enhance transportation optimizations for its clients. Since then they have integrated it with their Mobile Communications.
One of the recipients of this new software combination recently said that it is “pretty exciting stuff! It works REALLY well! I have to say, we are impressed!” This customer will be the object of a press release about the Prophesy and McNally integration in the near future.
Rand McNally is a leading supplier of maps, navigation, road travel, and various trip planning resources.
Public transport is crucial to ensure a thriving economy with participation from all citizens. While the process of establishing modern and reliable public transport in South Africa seems slow, great strides have been made to ensure a better future for all South Africans.
The South African National Taxi Council (Santaco) reported in 2013 that taxis transport approximately 15-million commuters daily and this consists of 60 to 70% of the commuting public and workforce.
While the taxi industry is offering support to the public, South African citizens need more options when it comes topublic transport alternatives. This will ensure that prices stay competitive and with more options, citizens will be able to use transport methods that are the most convenient to them with regard to safety.
What Role Does Software Play?
“Warehouse Management Software in the Cloud for Distributors” is a one hour-long webinar issued by SuiteApp Live as part of their webinar series. Guest speakers for the webinar are Nick Vanderheyden, Accellos’ Product Marketing Manager and Zubair Amla, Accellos’ Senior Sales Engineer. During this webinar, the team covers the uses, features, and benefits of AccellosOne… Read more »
Putting warehouse management on the Microsoft Dynamics AX map
by Bridget McCrea, Contributing Writer
published December 18, 2013
Three Key Trends
Accellos’ General Manager and Chief Marketing Officer, Chad Collins, also sees strong demand for WMS from companies looking to do one of three things: better manage their ecommerce/omni-channel activities; maintain retail compliance (i.e., adhering to labeling requirements, proper receipt of purchase orders, and the actual shipping of goods); and food and beverage industry traceability (for recalls, expiration dates, and lot controls).
As 2013 comes to a close, it is important for businesses to reflect on the highs and lows that occurred during the course of the year. Increasingly, businesses have come to realise the value that Business Intelligence (BI) technology can add to a company. BI not only increases visibility over your business processes, but also allows… Read more »
On Thursday, October 24th, SPS Commerce held their Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call. The call was presented by Archie Black, SPS Commerce CEO and Kim Nelson, SPS Commerce CFO. The duo gave forward looking statements on financial results; go to market strategy and customer relations.