Newcastle Systems, Inc.

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Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  November 14

"That Looks Cool! Wonder How I Can Use It?" For the true gadget lovers, we have the experience of being in a store full of gadgets and machines and occasionally see something that compels us to say, "I am not sure what it is, but how can I find a way to use it?" If you haven't seen one yet, dimensional scanners definitely fall into that category....

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  November 7

There has been much written about finding and retaining warehouse workers lately. These issues are not going away as eCommerce is expected to grow to $4 trillion by 2020. Who is going to do the work? Workers are going to be more important. Amazon has said warehouse workers are always going to be needed in their buildings, regardless of automation....

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  October 24

Like most logistics operations, yours might point to “receiving” as the main starting point in your operation. Either because it’s a process that often begins earlier in the day with the overnight arrival of trucks delivering products from all parts of the country, or simply because it’s the point in which materials enter your facility thus...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  October 23

It's a common challenge during peak Holiday season. Every year, thousands for warehouses across the world ramp up for an explosion of shipping that challenges even the most sophisticated warehouse managers. By some estimates, Catalog and E-Commerce businesses generate nearly 60% of their annual sales in the last four months of the calendar alone....

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  October 18

What are reverse logistics? How do they affect your supply chain? What can you do to leverage reverse logistics and improve your bottom line? Read more to find out how the return of goods can actually create potential profit for your company. Learn how to measure and assess your company’s reverse logistics system. Find out some of the benefits...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  October 10

If you are in the business of warehouse management, then you already know that efficiency is your critical metric when it comes to replenishment. After all, it never pays to work harder and not smarter when you are responsible for the safety and effectiveness of your warehouse crew. As far as improving your overall efficiency though, your primary...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  October 3

If you had to determine what the most important part of your operations is right now, what would you say? Regardless of your answer, your top priority should always be picking. When it comes to ensuring that you are making the most out of your business and fulfilling your customer’s needs, picking has to be at the top of the list. This is because...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  September 26

If you’re looking to improve your manufacturing process or supply chain, talk to your warehouse workers. Managers and executive leadership can learn a lot from their workforce. The insights given by employees can help managers: solve problems they haven’t even thought of. improve the production process or the end product. keep employees happy and...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  September 19

Understanding your supply chain is critical to running a successful business. Supply chain analytics refers to the insights and conclusions made from examining your supply chain. There are specific drivers worth paying attention to. This article touches on four drivers in your supply chain that you need to know. 1. Cost of the Supply Chain The...

Newcastle Systems, Inc.

 •  September 12

What new technologies change the way products are made and delivered? How does the increase in urban populations affect manufacturing trends? What does the growing global economy mean for manufacturing leaders? Manufacturers and logistics companies must keep current with the changes in their industry if they want their businesses to survive. Here...