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How to Avoid Recalls Due to Product Packaging Errors

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What's the key to saving money in labeling-related processes? Logistics Regulatory FDA Supply Chain Manufacturing Artwork Management

Automated Supply Chains: Don't Let Labeling Become the Weak Link

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The amount of digital processes in the supply chain is growing - but weak technological links could send it all crashing down. Barcode Labeling Supply Chain Transportation & Logistics

3 Ways to Automate Your Warehouse from Top to Bottom

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What makes a modern warehouse? Supply Chain Labeling Logistics Track & Traceability

How Centralized Labeling Helps QA Departments

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How does labeling help manufacturers ensure quality? Supply Chain Labeling Logistics Track & Traceability

How ClearMetal Customers Stay a Day Ahead of the Competition

Every shipper in the world receives alerts that their shipment arrived at port 1.5 days after it actually happened. ClearMetal customers get alerted 31 hours earlier. Learn how ClearMetal is giving their customers a competitive advantage nobody else can.

Empowering Your Supply Chain Workforce: 3 Tips for Manufacturing Directors

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What can you do to improve your supply chain performance? Supply Chain Manufacturing Labeling

Overcoming Challenges in Manufacturing Labeling

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What comes to mind when you think of challenges you come across in a global supply chain? Manufacturing labeling might not be at the top of your list, but it should be. It can be the key to whether your shipments move smoothly through the supply chain or not. Manufacturing

3 Ways 3PLs Can Streamline Your Logistics

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What does a 3PL bring to the logistics table? Supply Chain Retail Manufacturing Transportation & Logistics Logistics

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How and Why Big Data Changes Supply Chain Labeling Forever

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Since its invention, the barcode has been the go-to method for tracking inventory in retail. By increasing traceability and visibility in the supply chain, barcodes save retailers thousands of hours of manual work each year and save millions of dollars in the process. Supply Chain Labeling Trends

Make Regulatory Noncompliance a Thing of the Past with Enterprise Labeling

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You strive for a forward-thinking supply chain. You aim to respond fast to the ever-changing conditions in which your organization operates. But do you consistently accomplish that? Do regulations get in the way of your time to market, add supply chain complexities and diminish agility?

Optimize Supply Chain Network Capacity Utilization for Manufacturing Competitiveness

Download a complimentary copy of this Gartner report and get best practices to sustain agility and set the stage for growth. More and more companies are using advanced analytics as an enabler to handle demand variability, reign in network complexity, and improve decision making around capacity planning. Will you be among them? Insights you will gain from this report: How you can best structure decision-making around capacity planning. How to design your network to deal with rising complexity and overflows. How to leverage prescriptive analytics to make decisions around desired trade-offs. How to deal with change management and governance.

How Enterprise Labeling Helps You Conquer Regulatory Challenges

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Businesses face a paradox: they must abide by stringent regulations in order to stay in business, yet those same regulations can present challenges to operating efficiently. Regulations affect many facets of the supply chain, including your labeling.

How Can You Successfully Navigate Industry Regulatory Issues?

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Regulations are a double-edged sword: they help assure consumers that the products they purchase are safe and meet a standard of quality. On the other hand, regulations create challenges for companies as they add costs and complexity to supply chain operations.

How to Minimize Customs Issues with an Accurate Labeling System

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Customs can be a problem for companies with inadequate labeling. Supply Chain Labeling Track & Traceability

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Live Webinar: How Lindt Delivers for Millions of Chocolate Lovers with Enterprise Labeling

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Creating a fast, efficient supply chain is essential to compete in today’s market. All facets must run at peak efficiency, including labeling. Any delays or disruptions due to mislabeling can slow time to market, hurt customer confidence and negatively impact your bottom line.

Your Data Has Value. Learn How Technology Can Unlock It.

Supply chain data is flawed, we all know this. Hear ClearMetal CEO, Adam Compain, talk about how the right technology and strategies will give you better visibility and create value within your supply chain. The ability to move from reactive firefighting to proactive planning is closer than you think.

Barcode Labeling Terms You Should Know

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Barcode labels are crucial for keeping supply chains moving and products properly identified. However, business needs aren't universal. Every manufacturer has different standards, and they all require a solution that helps them deal with this complexity. Labeling

Revving Up Efficiency in Automotive Labeling

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The automotive industry has always relied on a vast and complex supply chain to provide an array of components. Automotive Labeling

Consumer Goods Supply Chains: In a State of Evolution

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Supply chains in the consumer goods sector are about to crest a hill of innovation - they just have to make some changes. Consumer Products Supply Chain Manufacturing Track & Traceability Logistics

Decrease Delays & Downtime With Enterprise Labeling Solutions

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In the supply chain, efficiency is the name of the game. Yet, there are so many businesses plagued by delays and downtime. Time really is money, and when you can’t get your product out the door as scheduled, it costs your company. The longer things get held up, the more you pay in lost revenue, unsatisfied customers, rush charges, etc. Labeling Trends

Taking S&OP to the next level with supply chain analytics

Many supply chain leaders realize the potential of analytics but need to see concrete examples. With our 30-year heritage in advanced analytics and our experience with Fortune 500 and mid-size companies, we have plenty of those to share. Sales and operations planning (S&OP) tools are increasingly being adopted by companies and while they enable data visualization and collaboration, they often miss the intelligence to recommend actions that improve your EBITDA. Find out how our self-configurable S&OP solution can help you take S&OP to the next level. This webinar covers: How to get more insights from your S&OP using analytics. How to get more "signals" to identify opportunities and risks which weren't traditionally visible. How to spend less time on data gathering, more time on reflection and discussion. How S&OP coupled with analytics will help you make better decisions than your competition.

Facing High Demand, LEGO Struggles With Supply Chain Bottlenecks

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Demand for LEGOs is rising, but the company was forced to cut back on marketing until it could work out supply chain bottlenecks. Labeling

Enterprise Labeling Solutions Take Your Product Global

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In a perfect world, here’s how the supply chain would work: shipments would flow from one party to the next smoothly, without hassles or delays. Regulatory compliance would just happen behind the scenes with no painful back-and-forth and lengthy review cycles. Customers would receive their product on time and as expected. UDI GHS Labeling Trends

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The Road to Regulatory Compliance for Your Supply Chain Labeling

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Getting into compliance with regulations is part of a general supply chain modernization strategy. Supply Chain Regulatory Labeling

The Food Safety Modernization Act and the Supply Chain, Explained

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Manufacturing and transportation of food are more closely monitored than before. Supply Chain FDA Regulatory Labeling Food & Beverage

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The 4 Stages of Supply Chain Analytics

How do you move from “what happened” to “what would happen if”? Most supply chains struggle with the first, and the latter is wishful thinking. What stage are you in? Find out where your supply chain is on the maturity curve.

How Enterprise Label Solutions Streamline Supply Chain Management

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On any given day, you must meet customer demands, comply with regulations, eliminate costly delays and downtime, and continue to scale globally. Those competing interests must be balanced with day-to-day business operations. What can you do to make reaching all of those goals easier? Supply Chain Labeling Trends

3 Supply Chain Challenges, 3 Labeling Success Stories

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Supply chain challenges crop up on a daily basis. You need to avoid manufacturing disruptions, comply with regulations and meet customer demands. There are a lot of moving parts to ensure efficiency, and one of the key cogs in this process that often gets overlooked is labeling. Manufacturing Labeling Trends

The Evolution of Labeling and Artwork Management

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For years now businesses have struggled with managing the growing complexities of their supply chains and go-to-market packaging content. During this time, labeling has become more complicated as customer and regulatory requirements continue to evolve, and Artwork Management has been challenged to meet aggressive product development and launch timeframes along with lengthy approval and review cycles. Labeling Trends Artwork Management

Packaging plays critical role in supply chain management

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Product packaging goes beyond a box, playing a key part in everything from product handling to brand representation. For most companies this affects more than sales, most importantly supply chain management and product traceability. Track and Traceability Supply Chain Retail

Get more “aha” moments in your S&OP Meetings

If you aren't running a well-oiled Sales & Operations Planning process with the added benefit of sophisticated supply chain analytics & optimization - you are probably leaving major revenue and margin opportunities on the table. S&OP has become a standard process to improve business performance, collaboration and predictability. Ready to take things to the next level? This Guide offers insights into where commonly used technologies fall short, and what you should look for to get more value from S&OP using analytics. Download the buyer’s guide for S&OP.

Modern Warehouse Management: Barcodes Everywhere

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Bracodes and warehouses go together, and the connection is deepening. Supply Chain Labeling Track & Traceability Barcode Labeling Logistics

Live Webinar: Why GS1 Barcode Labeling Still Matters

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Blockchain. Machine learning. There’s a lot of buzz around these technologies and how they’ll transform the supply chain. However, you and your trading partners must be ultra-efficient today. GS1 standards are designed to improve processes when working with suppliers, co-packers, distributors, etc.—but but are you on the same page? What can you do now to avoid costly delays, errors and missteps? What are your peers doing to remain competitive in the face of digital transformation?

Pharma Labeling Event to Address DSCSA and More

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With the next deadline of the FDA’s Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) less than a year away, you would expect most pharmaceutical companies to be on target for compliance.

Shifting Electronics Priorities Call for Supply Chain Adjustments

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New components are defining electronics demand. The electronics market has spent the past few decades as a valuable and essential field, producing and delivering the parts that have kept other industries growing. Despite the constant demand, however, life hasn't been easy for electronics manufacturers. These companies' efforts to keep up with shifting demand represent a unique challenge, as the rapid pace of innovation has called for frequent changes in focus.

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