What’s Your Industry 4.0 Approach?
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SecurityNovember 21, 2019

The Cost of the Counterfeit

The global counterfeiting market is expected to reach a grand total of $1.82 trillion by 2020, resulting in significant loss for the millions of companies affected. The continued rise...

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Automated ManufacturingNovember 4, 2019

What’s Your Industry 4.0 Approach?

Industry 4.0—a fourth industrial revolution that marries advanced manufacturing techniques with the Internet of Things (IoT) to unleash factory-wide data for greater insight and control—presents transformative benefits for the...

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Supply ChainOctober 22, 2019

A Stake in the Chain

Consider this: Amazon is capable of offering same-day and one-day delivery to 72% of the total U.S. population. That equates to single-day service for more than 230 million people....

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TechnologyOctober 9, 2019

Tell Me More…

Stationed at the end of the supply chain, the customer is often neglected when it comes to providing the product-level transparency that other stakeholders demand. Historically, supply chain practices...

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Food & BeverageOctober 1, 2019

Keeping It Fresh

As growing concerns over food integrity result in a greater emphasis on quality, “fresh” has emerged as an industry buzzword that resonates with today’s attentive consumers. But what constitutes...

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Supply ChainSeptember 24, 2019

Where Have You Been?

The U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) processes over 278 million cargo and parcel shipments from abroad every year. Inside these shipments are billions of products that come from...

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Food & BeverageSeptember 16, 2019

Local Ingredients, Global Distribution

Before the large-scale food economy was established, food items were locally grown and locally sold, with consumers knowing exactly from where and whom the ingredients they were eating came....

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Automated ManufacturingSeptember 5, 2019

What’s Happening on Your Factory Floor?

In a high-volume manufacturing environment, the factory floor is where all of the action happens. It is on the factory floor that items arrive as components and leave as...

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Food & BeverageJuly 23, 2019

Before the Recall

Imagine this: a major food recall was just made public. There is an immediate consumer response to purge any and all goods produced by the brand—regardless of the fact...

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ComplianceJune 27, 2019

Spoiled or Safe?

Often dubbed “the most infamous food poison outbreak in contemporary history,” the 1993 Jack in the Box E. coli outbreak marked a critical change in the government’s regulation of...

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