Barcode & Data Collection

So What Can Good Shop Floor Production Software Do For Me?

We’re glad you asked!  And with the help of our friends at Insight Works, a leading provider of 3rd party and added-functionality software solutions for Microsoft Dynamics (NAV), we’ll [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 24, 2018

The Internet of Things (IoT) is Already a Big Part of Your ERP Functionality

The Internet of Things promises to transform the way humans, through their machines, interact with the Internet, and when you think about it, it’s already here.  Manufacturing is [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: June 28, 2018

The 5 Ways Inefficient Warehouses and Bad Inventories Cost Companies Dearly

Our friends at Insight Works, a provider of automated warehouse and software solutions, have pointed out the most common ways companies lose money through warehouse and inventory mistakes.  [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: March 8, 2018

The Real Costs of Inaccurate Inventory

A recent post by Brian Neufeld of Insight Works, a manufacturing and warehouse management supplier of software add-ins for Microsoft Dynamics points out a few of the key areas [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: February 8, 2018

Basics of RFID

In an APICS Magazine article entitled “RFID at Work” three PhD’s who serve day jobs as computer professors and consultants detail many of the requirements for implementing Radio [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: October 13, 2015

The Key to Accurate Inventory

A recent article in APICS Magazine (Jul/Aug 2014) reminds us that it is generally accepted that inventory records should be at least 95-98% accurate “in order to enable [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 31, 2014

A Brief Look at Barcode and RFID Technologies (Part 5 of 5)

In this final post (derived in part from a white paper from Dynamic Manufacturing Solutions that can be found here), we’ll provide a few key takeaways when considering [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 29, 2014

A Brief Look at Barcode and RFID Technologies (Part 4 of 5)

In this series of posts we’ve been illuminating some key points of interest for companies interested in improving their business with technologies like barcode and RFID for data [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 24, 2014

A Brief Look at Barcode and RFID Technologies (Part 3 of 5)

In our prior post we looked at the basics of RFID as a possible tool in data (or inventory) management as applies to a shop floor environment.  Given [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 22, 2014

A Brief Look at Barcode and RFID Technologies (Part 2 of 5)

We’re picking up from our intro, last post, to talk today about data collection systems…  Our post is based on some sound points made by our friends at [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: July 17, 2014