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Preventing Common Types of Shipping Damage

Preventing Common Types of Shipping Damage

Preventing Common Types of Shipping Damage Each year, the international maritime industry loses some $6 billion because of damage to cargo, ships, personnel, and incorrectly packed or documented cargo, according to estimates by the TT Club, a global insurance and risk-mitigation firm. In the intermodal industry, two-thirds of damage claims...

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SpotSee Featured on Supply Chain Now Podcast

SpotSee Featured on Supply Chain Now Podcast

SpotSee Featured on Supply Chain Now Podcast Angela Kerr, our VP of Product Management joins Scott Luton and Greg White of Supply Chain Now to discuss leveraging technology to protect your shipments during transit. Angela explains how SpotSee helps customers look at their supply chain and identify ways that they...

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What Is an Accelerometer?

What Is an Accelerometer?

What Is an Accelerometer? Accelerometers are small axis-based devices that can be affixed to items and indicate orientation. In a smart phone, it’s the accelerometer that auto-rotates the screen and tells your stargazing app where it’s pointing in the sky. In a laptop, the accelerometer senses freefall and parks the...

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RFID Shipping Solutions Take Hold at Top Businesses

RFID Shipping Solutions Take Hold at Top Businesses

RFID Shipping Solutions Take Hold at Top Businesses FedEx says the future of the supply chain includes RFID shipping solutions. CIO Rob Carter made his pronouncement in 2019, touting the RFID tags that feed information — such as temperature, impact, and vibration — into blockchain to create a secure, traceable...

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RFID Inventory Management Levels Up with Impact Indicators

RFID Inventory Management Levels Up with Impact Indicators

RFID Inventory Management Levels Up with Impact Indicators The business value of a smart, resilient supply chain can never be overstated. It’s not enough to distribute risk globally or to track cargo as it moves – or sits – among carriers and warehouses throughout the world. Manufacturers need smart solutions...

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RFID Tracking Stickers are the Future of Packaging

RFID Tracking Stickers are the Future of Packaging

RFID Tracking Stickers are the Future of Packaging The future of packaging involves RFID tracking stickers. You’ve probably heard that before, but today’s passive RFID tags have won the respect of business leaders who are doing more than just slapping a tag on a crate and calling it done. Passive...

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RFID’s Essential Role in Aerospace Supply Chains

RFID’s Essential Role in Aerospace Supply Chains

RFID’s Essential Role in Aerospace Supply Chains Using RFID tags – Radio Frequency Identification – is helping Boeing and Airbus reduce their parts inventory and speed aircraft repairs. These aerospace giants have each used RFID for years, gradually expanding its use throughout their logistics, maintenance and manufacturing operations to gain...

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