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More add value in pallets, higher end materials, embedded chips

Efficiency improved by passing data quickly. On a road map, the data encoded in a RFID (radio frequency identification) tag will endure a long but clear-cut journey, travelling thousands of miles from a manufacturer’s warehouse to a retailer’s distribution centre … Continue reading

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Robert J. Bowman, SupplyChainBrain | July 27, 2009 The use of wireless has broken out of the warehouse and is beginning to take hold throughout the chain – although full adoption is being slowed by global recession. To most people, the … Continue reading

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The impact of CHEP USA on the pallet market over the last twenty years is epic. It’s actually a perfect textbook example of how to initiate systemic change in a complex industry. Through all its successes and failures, bold moves … Continue reading

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American Security Logistics (ASL) and AT&T* today announced the availability of a wirelessly connected tracking device that will track the location and ongoing movement of cargo pallet shipments by sending data across AT&T’s wireless network. ASL has equipped the new … Continue reading

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