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How Simple Changes Can Get Big Results

Blockchain, AI, Industry 4.0. These overused words are often too broadly defined or even misdefined and unhelpful when trying to differentiate between supply chain hype and innovations to take seriously. But there’s proven technology that can easily be integrated with your operations – simple changes capable of making a big impact as you digitalize your… Read More

Case Study

Casey’s General Store Sees 40% Decrease in Scanner Repairs Using Apex Lockers

 Casey’s General Store, the fourth largest convenience store chain in the United States, has seen steady and profitable growth by controlling aspects of its operations that its competitors outsource. To deliver 90 percent of its in-store products from its two regional distribution centers (DCs), Casey’s DC employees must be efficient and productive. After implementing a… Read More

Case Study

Meritor Reduces Scanner Replacement by 97% With Self-Serve, Automated Lockers

As a leading global supplier of drivetrain, mobility, braking and aftermarket solutions, Meritor must ensure its distribution hubs operate at peak performance. To make a great company even better, every operational process is examined for potential improvements. “Apex has shortened our response time significantly and made everyone more productive”   Meritor wanted a solution to alert itself when… Read More

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Retail Staff Shortages Make Automation an Imperative

Tis’ the season…for retail staff shortages? Online shopping projections for the 2017 holiday season are driving an offline hiring spree across the retail industry, according to Reuters. In fact, the National Retail Federation estimates up to 690,000 seasonal employees will be needed just in the U.S. for jobs ranging from customer-facing roles to the critical,… Read More

News Release

Supply Chain Reduces Scanner Replacement Costs By 40% With AXCESS Self-Serve, Automated Locker Solutions from Apex

Smart Technology for Mobile Device Management on Display at #ProMatShow in Booth S5036 CHICAGO, April 4, 2017 — Some of the world’s biggest companies rely on the AXCESS™ line of self-serve, automated locker solutions from Apex Supply Chain Technologies® to yield significant operational efficiencies and savings. AXCESS manages, tracks and controls mission-critical equipment used in… Read More

News Release

Automated Dispensing Solutions from Apex Proven to Drive Operational Efficiencies & Savings

#ProMatShow Attendees Experience Game-Changing Technology in Booth S5036   CHICAGO, April 3, 2017 — Apex Supply Chain Technologies® demonstrates some of its latest supply chain solutions for distribution centers, industrial distribution, material handling and manufacturing industries in booth S5036 at ProMat 2017 through April 6, 2017. Apex automated dispensing technology is proven to have a… Read More

News Release

Retail Click & Collect Programs Gain New Level Of Automation, Flexibility With Apex AnyWhere Self-Serve Solutions

Three Automated Click & Collect Systems On Display At NRF, Booth 853     NEW YORK, January 16, 2017 — Three different devices from Apex Supply Chain Technologies® underscore the new level of flexibility retailers have in automating and enhancing click & collect programs. Handling large and small packages with indoor and outdoor pick-up options, a broad… Read More

Infographic

INFOGRAPHIC: 5 Warning Signs of Asset MISmanagement

Handheld devices, like scanners and other electronics, have a tough life in the supply chain. Every company manages these assets differently, if at all. And we’ve heard all kinds of #TrueStories about how these well-intended programmes have a tough time tracking everything. You wouldn’t believe some of the places these valuable devices turn up. We… Read More