Archive for the ‘Services’ Category

How much work do you do in spite of your WMS?

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Juniper_Innovations_barrels_in_a_warehouseEven with today’s modern warehouse management technology there are still many warehouse operations with manually driven planning, operational and management tasks. The questions for businesses with a manual warehouse are however, how many tasks do you complete each day and week, how much planning and execution time do you use doing things manually and what is the return on investment if your systems calculated, distributed and helped control the execution of these tasks for you? Without understanding this, you could be spending a lot more money than you need to – even when you think your operations are well controlled and there is no room for improvement. (more…)

Are cash registers to become a thing of the past?

Tuesday, May 24th, 2011

Juniper Innovations electronic forms managementThe mobile payments company Square, have announced the Square Register, a point of sale replacement for cash registers and point of sale terminals. (more…)

Mobile payments space hots up

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Juniper_Innovations_supply_chain_business_analysis7Square, the Visa backed mobile credit card reading company has reported $3million worth of transactions in a single day.  This is all within 12 months of its public launch. (more…)

UK high street votes for NFC technology

Friday, May 20th, 2011

Juniper_Innovations_Samsun_Tocco.jpgOrange have teamed up with Barlcaycard and a host of high street names to bring the concept of NFC payments to life whilst shopping in the UK.  This means you can walk into MacDonalds, Boots, Subway, Pret, AMT coffee and even Little Chef and make payments using a phone. (more…)

Pareto in Logistics

Thursday, May 12th, 2011

Andy Hudson_Profit_Through_ParetoPareto analysis can be applied  in logistics in a number of practical ways and can be particularly useful when resources are stretched or costs need to be slashed.  Andy Hudson, Managing Director of Profit Through Pareto discusses 2 areas where Pareto Analysis can be used in these cases. (more…)

Earn money watching adverts

Monday, May 9th, 2011

PC Rescue_enigmaTAG3As Facebook looks for more ways to improve its product and raise revenue, advertising companies are announcing they are part of a “earn as you watch” Facebook marketing scheme. (more…)

Supply chain social media

Friday, May 6th, 2011

Juniper Innovations TwitterMost people are familiar with, or use social media these days  in one form or another.  With usage on the rise, can social media be exploited to help improve supply chains? (more…)

Accelerate your supply chain innovation

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Juniper_Innovations_supply_chain_business_analysisResearch into what makes companies innovative has revealed some fascinating insights.  Summed up in 6 areas we take a look at them here. (more…)

Disruptive barcode scanning

Thursday, May 5th, 2011

Juniper Innovations anti-tampering labels3The barcode, taken for granted by both shoppers and supply chain analysts and for years threatened by emerging technologies, could be about to turn the world of high street retailing and distribution upside down. (more…)

Top management lessons learned at Google

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Juniper_Innovations_supply_chain_business_analysis2Google alumni are spreading lessons learned across the tech industry so Jay Yarow, from Business Insider decided to reach out to few ex-employees to get tips on how other organisations can improve.

Summarising the list, we’ve asked, how applicable are some of these tips to supply chains? (more…)