Manufacturing, Logistics and Supply Chain articles

Manufacturing and Supply Chain IT articles comprising case studies, product information, opinion articles, reports, new contract wins, product launches, opinion from the trade associations, government departments, research analysts, the vendor community. These articles are about specific industry IT solutions and topics relating to how improvements and efficiency gains can be made by the use of information technology within supply chain applications.

All topics are covered in these articles which include ERP/MRP, Manufacturing Software, Advanced Planning, Demand Forecasting, Supply Chain Management, Warehouse Management Software, Automatic Identification/Datacapture, Voice-Directed Warehousing, Printing & LabellingTransport Management, Asset Management Software and Mobile Computing.

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Cybit extends real-time fleet tracking and asset management with powerful new GPRS capability

Extends modular Fleetstar-Online functionality with integration of real-time GPRS monitoring system Real-time location updates ensure highest levels of accuracy, enabling next generation telematics capabilities such as a new 'Find My Nearest' service.

IDC Presents Leadership Grids for Major European CRM, SCM, and Overall Business Solution Services Providers

IDC has analyzed the largest European solution services players on their opportunity alignment and ability to gain share in the Western European SCM, CRM, and overall business solution services market in a series of three studies.

INFORMATICA LEADS ENTERPRISE DATA INTEGRATION MARKET, SAYS INDEPENDENT RESEARCH FIRM

Report lauds PowerCenter data integration platform for "extreme scalability, advanced connectivity and complete collaborative capability".

Pantek Launches Nexus Real-Time Scheduling Monitoring System

Real time interface Connects Wonderwares InTouch Visualisation Software to Preactor Advanced Planning & Scheduling System.

PALL-EX UK AND SIMS WORLD-WIDE LOGISTICS SECURE JOINT LOGISTICS DEAL

Contract for transportation, warehousing, and inventory management is signed with SAF Oerlikon UK Limited

NEW QUALITY SYSTEM FOR KAPPA SSK

Major paper recyclers and manufacturers Kappa SSK have selected QISv5 quality information software from QISoft for their Birmingham mill.

SSA Global Appoints Vice President of Strategic Solutions for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA)

SSA Global, a leading global provider of extended enterprise solutions and services, today announced the appointment of David Stephenson as vice president, strategic solutions, for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

Warehouse Management Thought leadership

Warehouse Management Thought leadership

Last Things First: Using Reverse Logistics to boost asset recovery by David N. Hommrich, guest columnist

EXEL EXERCISES OPTION TO ACQUIRE POWER PACKAGING INC.

The acquisition supports Exel's objective of expanding supply chain services to existing and new customers.

Weekly report on viruses and intruders

Spyki.A and Santy.B are two worms that spread via the Internet, exploiting the Remote URLDecode Input Validation vulnerability, which affects servers with a version of phpBB prior to 2.0.11 installed.

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