Best Lawn Care Tools List: 15 Essential Landscaping Tools for Your Crew

WorkWave

A lawn care and landscaping business requires a fairly substantial investment in landscaping tools and gear to get started. Whether you’re brand new to lawn care services or an experienced vet, you probably have questions about the best lawn care tools. Time To Read: 6 minutes.

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Examples of How Supplier Quality Management System Implementations Pay Off

Cerasis

We conclude our series on supplier quality management (SQM) today with a look at some case studies and examples of benefits derived from the application of a supplier quality management system. Examples and Case Studies from the Implementation of a Supplier Quality Management System.

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Use of Blockchain in Supply Chain & Logistics: Looking to Examples Across Industries for Better Understanding

Cerasis

Supply chain leaders must weigh the pros and cons of implementing blockchain solutions and consider the enterprise-wide impacts, like better productivity to increase wages, reduced shrink, and better maintenance schedules tool. The post Use of Blockchain in Supply Chain & Logistics: Looking to Examples Across Industries for Better Understanding appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis.

The 20 Best HVAC Tools For Field Service Techs

WorkWave

If you’re entering the HVAC industry, you’ll want to make sure you are equipped with the proper tools for success, which range from the basic essentials to those that are nice to have, but not necessarily mandatory. HVAC Hand Tools. HVAC Safety Tools. HVAC Specialty Tools.

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Top 5 Barriers to Supply Chain Network Design Adoption and How to Overcome Them

Speaker: Brian Dooley, Director SC Navigator, AIMMS, and Paul van Nierop, Supply Chain Planning Specialist, AIMMS

Want to build your internal capability, reduce costs and make better decisions? It's easier than you think. This on-demand webinar shares research findings from Supply Chain Insights, including the top 5 obstacles that bog you down when trying to improve your network design efforts.

3 Things Good, Lean Visuals Have In Common & Mieruka: The Four Different Types of Visuals with Examples

Cerasis

Good communication tools are important because they makes sure everyone is striving toward the same goal, whether it is safety, production rates or quality products. To find out more information about the examples in this post, please visit Magnatag Visible Systems website.

How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

Cerasis

As explained in a previous blog post, continuous improvement in an organization can be achieved through the use of performance measurement tools via big data. Twitter Facebook Google+ LinkedIn The post How Can Supply Chain Leaders Use Big Data as a Tool to Continuously Improve?

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Become a procurement tool-savvy professional in 3 steps

Transporeon

It’s usually obvious when you’re using the wrong tool. So then why do logistics professionals go on using the wrong procurement tool? Why use the wrong procurement tool? So which tool is the right procurement tool? Which tool is the right one?

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Convey introduces updated carrier scorecard and exception management tools

247 Customs Broker

Convey , an Austin, Texas-based provider of cloud-based technology that helps shippers connect disparate data and processes from parcel to freight and first to last mile, announced today it has rolled out new carrier scorecards and exception management tools for its shipper customers.

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Supply Chain And Logistics Trends That Could Be Big In 2020

Logistics Bureau

Many governments, for example, are making formerly hard-to-access export tools and guidance available to all via resource sections of their various agencies’ websites. It’s time to start looking ahead again.

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Building AI to Unlearn Bias in Recruiting

Let’s take some examples of bias challenges in AI. Automated resume screening for job matching There are video interviewing tools out there that. Building AI to Unlearn Bias in. Recruiting How to use AI and machine learning to ensure diversity in the.

The Micro-Carrier Challenge: Building a Reliable and Sustainable Trucking Capacity Network

Talking Logistics

Those are some of the questions I discussed with Geoff Turner, Founder and CEO of Choptank , and Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. By working with us to use these tools, we can give them access to loads from large shippers they would not otherwise have access to,” says Geoff. The Trucker Tool app enables them to see the truck’s location on a regular basis without having to constantly bother the driver with check-calls.

This Week in Logistics News (April 30 – May 4, 2018)

Talking Logistics

Is this another example of us going after the “next new shiny thing” versus investing to improve what we currently have? Last September, for example, Trucker Tools launched its Smart Capacity freight matching platform.

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Smarter Approaches to Freight Matching

Talking Logistics

Those are some of the questions I discussed with Prasad Gollapalli, Founder and CEO of Trucker Tools , in a recent episode of Talking Logistics. For example, you’re a broker calling a carrier. For example, we’ve seen a lot of interest and demand for real-time freight visibility solutions in recent years, enabled by smartphones, mobile apps, and other GPS-enabled devices. There’s a lot of discussion today about the capacity shortage in trucking.

DHL’s Global Trade Barometer Delivers a Clearer Picture of International Trade

Logistics Manager

For example, a depression in the shipping industry often meant that months down the line other industries and markets would be hit with economic lethargy. DHL says the tool is based on import and export data for a number of commodities that serve as the basis for further industrial production.

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Why CSR-centric Brokerages are Leading the Industry

Parade

Before starting his company, Johnson worked for a large brokerage, managing and fulfilling load opportunities the traditional way; no technology tools to grow and foster his business, just sheer grunt-work, phone trees, and a mental rolodex.

Why CSR-centric Brokerages are Leading the Industry

Parade

Before starting his company, Johnson worked for a large brokerage, managing and fulfilling load opportunities the traditional way; no technology tools to grow and foster his business, just sheer grunt-work, phone trees, and a mental rolodex.

HARTING MICA® Starter Kits Overview

IoT World Today

See an example of how you can connect old machines to the IIoT using the HARTING MICA®. The HARTING MICA® allows an easy way to connect to a wide range of “Things” in the Industrial Internet of Things: machine tools, manufacturing processes, RFID readers, sensors, smart infrastructure, and much more

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HARTING MICA Demo: How to retrofit old machines for IIoT

IoT World Today

See an example of how you can connect old machines to the IIoT using the HARTING MICA®. The HARTING MICA® allows an easy way to connect to a wide range of “Things” in the Industrial Internet of Things: machine tools, manufacturing processes, RFID readers, sensors, smart infrastructure, and much more

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3 Supply Chain Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2020

AIMMS

Dubbed YAFO, the modeling tool also helps users understand how forests will adapt to a changing climate, drawing on data from multiple European countries. . Governments are also relying on AIMMS-based tools to assess the costs and benefits of renewable energy subsidies.

HARTING MICA Demo: How to retrofit old machines for IIoT

IoT World Today

See an example of how you can connect old machines to the IIoT using the HARTING MICA®. The HARTING MICA® allows an easy way to connect to a wide range of “Things” in the Industrial Internet of Things: machine tools, manufacturing processes, RFID readers, sensors, smart infrastructure, and much more

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Future-Proof Parcel Technology

Talking Logistics

Short-term requirements such as improving pack-and-ship or distribution pick processes, or automating the final steps in moving finished goods to the consumer, for example, are important. Keeping up with consumer-driven demand can be exhausting.

Is Automation the Answer to Last-Mile Delivery Pains?

Bringg

One example is Ocado , the UK grocer which built automated customer fulfillment centers where everything is operated using an automated order fulfillment platform. Item placement, for example, is decided by algorithms, and robots perform much of the lifting and moving.

Is it time to say goodbye to RFIs?

AIMMS

Let’s take some examples. . Other questions I see include: “How many statistical models does your tool support?” “Are Is it because the current tool you use needs a lot of fiddling and adjusting? Consider another example. Supply chain software is changing.

Factors Affecting Analytical Balances

Quality Scales Unlimited

Analytical balances are the basic tools of quantitative analysis. The balances are able to provide accurate measurements to four decimal places, for example, 0.0001 grams. Updated 2020 January. They are used to accurately weigh samples and precipitates.

5 Tips for Marketing to Women

Women in Trucking

When recruiting, for example, consider the aspects of driving that appeal most to women as well as areas of concern. Social media can be a powerful tool when marketing to women. For example, 74 percent of women use Facebook, according to a 2018 Pew Research Study.

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The Digitization of Freight

Talking Logistics

Brian also points out that there are different levels of digitization, noting that transportation and warehouse management systems were early examples of automating manual processes. He mentions robotics process automation (RPA), machine learning and natural language processing as examples of more recent developments in this area that can take digitization to a higher level. He says, “It’s just another tool in the tool box.

Disadvantages of Poor Supply Chain Management

Carter Logistics

Here are three examples of how sub-par supply chain management can harm your business: Mismanaged Implementation – Changing a supply chain management system takes financial investment, time, and human resources. Blog Topics. The Shared Milkrun Mexico & Border Logistics.

A Big Win – Hiring Veterans for Manufacturing Careers

Cerasis

The GSTW website features some great tools for veterans transitioning to civilian life in manufacturing. The site also has an assessment tool to help veterans identify manufacturing careers that match their experience and interests.

?AI and IoT are Ready for Your Warehouse

LandLink

Both are powerful new tools that better enable warehouse and distribution center activities to keep pace with rapidly shifting supply chain dynamics. An example is a typical commercial bus route. In this example the desired result is the same.

Time Management Tips for Truckers

United World Transporation

For example, if you have two pickups and are going south, it makes sense to make the first pick the shed that is the farthest north on the route. There are various trucking focused apps that help with route optimization ( Trucker Tools.

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Freight Forwarding Outlook for the U.S. Market May Not Be Rosy in 2020

Logistics Trends and Insights

For example, through September, Kuehne + Nagel’s revenue for the Americas region grew the fastest at 13.9% In addition, technology tools such as independent online platforms and those developed by such companies as XPO Logistics and C.H. The latest U.S.

RFID: The Key to Improving Visibility

20Cube Logistics

RFID is a tool to read & understand digital data encrypted in RFID tags through a reader via radio waves. To understand it, we can take the example of a bar code or magnetic strip of a bank’s ATM card where data is captured by the device and stored in the database.

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Key Takeaways from Pestworld 2019: Moving Beyond Service Delivery

WorkWave

Let’s say, for example, that you assisted a customer with an insect problem last spring, but in doing so, you noticed evidence that mice may be present during the winter months. Not only does this drive more business, but it’s an important tool for relationship building as well.

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How Digital Innovation is Changing Industrial Storage

Camelot 3PL Software

A variety of digital tools can help industrial entities maximize their storage of all components needed. These tools will allow the effective and accurate tracking needed for everything, from screws used on a daily basis to the order of corrugated boxes received last week.

How Do Concert Tour Logistics Work?

MTS Logistics

For example, Beyonce needed a fleet of more than 70 trucks and 7 Boeing 747 air freighters for her Formation world tour. Delicate cargo, such as electronics, tools and instruments, need their custom-made steel cases for safe transportation, wrapped tightly and made to stay upright.

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Intelligence…Sometimes Artificial

AIMMS

An interesting example of this is the capability AIMMS has provided in the utility grid business for the last 15 years. When it comes to intelligence in decision making, it’s our differences in experiences and attitudes that make our businesses evolve in a diverse manner.

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