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Inbound Logistics Explaining How Locatible Works

Our game-changing IoT & location tracking solution has been covered recently by Inbound Logistics in their featured article for this month ‘Supply Chain Management: It’s IoT Time’. Where’s the Washing Machine? Kenco Logistics in Chattanooga, Tenn., recently implemented two versions of an… Continue Reading →

Warehousing Innovation Buzzwords You Can’t Miss in 2017

IoT, Digitization, Visibility, Predictive Analytics, Cloud, Smart Technologies… mention a buzzword and Locatible might be one of the warehousing/supply chain leaders in the area. Seriously…

Aerodynamics #4: The Take-Off

This analogy compares the launch of a logistics innovation to the take-off of an airliner. In this case, we will focus on a new, leading-edge technology initiative and the preparation and discipline that are critical components of every SUCCESSFUL aircraft,… Continue Reading →

Top 7 Supply Chain Blogs to Follow on Twitter

Talking Logistics Follow @talkinlogistics Adrian Gonzalez is a leading industry analyst with more than 17 years of research experience in the field. Talking Logistics is an online weekly talk show (Tuesdays and Thursdays at 12:00 ET) and blog featuring industry… Continue Reading →

Locatible a Key Partner of Kenco, One of The Largest Warehousing Companies in U.S.

Finally, we are publicly announcing our partnering with Kenco, one of the largest warehousing 3PL companies in North America as you could read in industry-leading SDC Executive. Locatible is a key provider in our innovation strategy, developed by Kenco Innovation… Continue Reading →

Why Is Manual Warehouse Optimum Routing So Inefficient?

Travel time accounts on average for 50% of total order picking time.Tompkins, J.A., Facilities Planning While the order picking process is the most laborious of all warehouse processes, travel time takes up on average 50% of total order picking time…. Continue Reading →

Locatible Warehouse Tracking Explained in a 2 Mins Video

Locatible is the next generation, real-time location tracking solution for Distribution Centers and warehousing with +/- 5cm accuracy. We track inventory, lift trucks and truck...

Aerodynamics #3: “What is Airmanship?”

  What does it look like? How do you know when you see it? And how does it apply to the world of logistics? I will try and explain what is a very broad concept. To do this I will… Continue Reading →

How Do Smart IoT Clamp Trucks / Forklifts Work?

  Locatible has developed the next generation smart clamp trucks / fork lifts combining IoT with +/- 5cm location accuracy and Big Data. Let’s have a closer look at how smart clamp truck technology can help logistics and bring operational… Continue Reading →

How to Decrease the Number of Forklifts / Clamp Trucks by 15-20%?

Using the latest technology can bring logistics into the next level of efficiency. Technology advances like indoor location, smart clamp trucks, IoT, Big Data bring ROI which can be counted in months while completely redesigning inefficient processes in logistics facilities…. Continue Reading →

Fewer than 20% to 30% of warehouses are “efficient.”

Fewer than 20% to 30% of warehouses are "efficient." a very large proportion of warehouses are operating at or below 50% system efficiency.Georgia Institute of Technology, Benchmarking Warehouse Performance

Aerodynamics #2: The Flight Plan and the logistics Supply Chain

  In today’s analogy we will compare the pilot’s flight plan to the logistics manager’s supply chain. Or, in aviation vernacular, “How do we get there from here? “. The how-do- we-get-there is really basic. We have a point of departure… Continue Reading →

What is the ROI of IoT Enabled Warehouse?

IoT enabled warehouse with accurate location tracking has the potential to move logistics facilities to the next level of operational excellence thanks to Big Data, knowing the real-time whereabouts of all inventory and clamp trucks, optimum routes and more. Let’s have a… Continue Reading →

Aero Dynamics #1: How to Manage Logistics Like Flying A Modern Airliner

The Big Picture Analogy There is a lot more in common with flying a modern Airliner and the modern world of real time locator systems (RTLS) for both logistics & healthcare then first comes to mind. But before I try… Continue Reading →

6 Practical Ways to Make Use of Big Data in Your Logistics Warehouse

Big Data is no longer a buzzword. We all know how important it is to innovate and reach operational excellence in any business. In 2014 only 5% of 3PL companies were actually using Big Data. However, what we’ve heard from… Continue Reading →