DSD Operation Grows Into Rugged Handhelds By Brian Albright, Field Technologies magazine
Growth is usually good for business, but for small companies, growth can sometimes present a resource challenge. Santa Cruz Pasta Factory discovered this when demand began outstripping the capabilities of its delivery fleet. With a rugged mobile computing solution, its drivers now create invoices 75% faster in the field.
Improve Field Service Productivity And Cost-Effectiveness With Mobility Technology By Zebra Technologies
For many organizations, field service operations are the last frontier where enterprise information systems, labor controls, and productivity tools have yet to yield results. In the field, technicians commonly complete paperwork by hand, which provides no automation benefits or time savings, and requires additional data entry time later in the office.
A Wholesale Nursery Finds ROI With Rugged Mobile Handhelds By Psion
For years, Herman Losely & Son employed a manual, paper system for tracking inventory and shipments. Under this system, a handwritten pallet tag would be attached to each pallet of plants while it was still in the nursery.
The Service Council™, a premier community of services executives representing global, industry-leading, service-centric businesses, will hold its annual Smarter Services™ Executive Symposium in Chicago on May 1 and 2, 2012.
The Smarter Services™ Symposium will combine stage presentations and roundtable discussions to create an experiential learning environment.
Ron Kaufman, best-selling author, internationally known speaker, and chairman of UP! Your Service, will keynote the event.
Upcoming Industry Event
Field Force Conference & Expo
The remote workforce is an increasingly critical part of every business. The combination of smart phones and tablets, field service software, cloud computing, and wireless communication is transforming the capabilities of today's mobile workforce. Attend the Field Force Conference & Expo to learn best practices and stay on top of the latest technology innovations. Use code "FT12" to save $150.00!
Field Technologies editor in chief Sarah Howland talks with Roger Cresswell, director of industry marketing for field service at Intermec, to get his take on what will happen in 2012 in the world of field service. Do you know what to expect this year? Roger's four predictions can help you prepare for the year ahead.