Technology use in the workplace continues to expand rapidly, as smartphones, tablets, and laptops play an essential part in getting things done. Many businesses have a BYOD or “bring your own device” policy, which allows employees to use their personal mobile devices instead of company-issued ones for work purposes.  But do the benefits of a BYOD policy outweigh the risks? Let’s explore the pros and cons of BYOD: Pros Worker Satisfaction:Employees often prefer their own…
As a retailer operating in a highly competitive environment, you need to find and leverage every advantage you can. Most retailers have a wireless network that enables mobile devices to communicate with the point of sale (POS) and back office — but are you taking advantage of this asset to improve your operations? Your wireless retail strategy should include collecting data for business intelligence, enabling merchandising solutions, and supporting your overall marketing program. 1. Business…
You know mobility solutions can boost order picking productivity and efficiency in your warehouse. You may even be to the point where you believe you have reached maximum performance with your current solution. With Zebra’s TC8000 rugged Android mobile computer, though, you can take your warehouse to new levels.   The TC8000 Can Save Each Worker One Hour Per Shift  Zebra challenged its engineers to design the most efficient, feature-rich mobile computer possible. The result, the TC8000,…
Operating under the direct store delivery (DSD) sales model can be challenging, especially for the food and beverage industry. Although you may have been reluctant in the past to invest in a new DSD solution, the gap between what your legacy system is capable of and what a new mobile solution can do to address your business challenges may lead you to the conclusion that it’s time for a change.   Food and beverage DSD…