Voice picking remedies operational challenge for Ewing Irrigation Products

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Business Challenge: Getting customers the right product at the right time...sounds like an age old cliche, but it still rings true - especially in the supply chain. Ewing Irrigation Products, a Phoenix based company, meet their main goal of customer service with Vocollect Voice. Again, it's proven for distribution that voice directed picking increases operational throughput, which results in increased success and profitability.

 

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, distribution center, Speech Interface Design, supply chain

Vocollect and Speech Interface Design team up to upgrade picking operations

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by Jamie Alexander

Vocollect and Speech Interface Design team up to upgrade picking operations with next-generation voice picking technology at eight GENCO distribution centers, improving speed of throughput and order accuracy, while accommodating scalable growth. 

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, Genco, Third Party Logistics-3PL, Speech Interface Design

Building the Business Case for Voice: A Roundtable Discussion Part 2

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roundtable supply chain discussion

In Part 2 of this SupplyChainBrain Power Lunch Roundtable, four distribution experts continue their discussion about the evolution of voice technology, and its growing importance as a tool for promoting efficiency and improved customer service in warehouse operations. Featuring Randy Vier, VP of Distribution Center Facilities for The Sports Authority; Wendy Smith, National Program Manager of Nestle DSD; Dennis Merchant, Operations Manager with Jordano's Food Service, and Scott Deutsch, Director of Global Marketing for Vocollect by Honeywell. [Run Time (Min.): 30:05]

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, voice technology, supply chain, warehouse operations

Building the Business Case for Voice: A Roundtable Discussion Part 1

Posted by Speech Interface Design

roundtable supply chain discussion

In Part 1 of this SupplyChainBrain Power Lunch Roundtable, four distribution experts gather to discuss the evolution of voice technology, and its growing importance as a tool for promoting efficiency and improved customer service in warehouse operations. Featuring Randy Vier, VP of Distribution Center Facilities for The Sports Authority; Wendy Smith, National Program Manager of Nestle DSD; Dennis Merchant, Operations Manager with Jordano's Food Service, and Scott Deutsch, Director of Global Marketing for Vocollect by Honeywell. [Run Time (Min.): 34:08]

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, supply chain, voice recognition, warehouse operations

Missed Modex 2014? You Missed a lot! Voice Picking at GENCO on slideshare

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Speech Interface Design hosted an in-booth presentation, '3PL GENCO saves $100,000s with Voice Picking Solutions' featuring Crystal Welker, VP of Solutions Design and Continuous Improvement at GENCO. Crystal conveyed GENCO's business results that are being achieved for a variety of customers, by decreasing operating costs while increasing service levels when they deployed high ROI voice picking solutions. You can check out her presenation on slideshare by clicking on this link. http://bit.ly/voicepickingatgenco

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Time is Money...Companies Like Yours Are Saving With Voice Picking

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Would you be interested in learning how high ROI Voice Picking can save $100,000s and provide meaningful business results?

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, voice-based picking, Modex, pick by voice, voice technology, distribution center, Genco, Third Party Logistics-3PL, Materials Handling Institute of America-MHIA, warehouse operations, Warehouse Management System-WMS

GENCO Saves Customers $100,00s with Voice Picking Solutions

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Modex 2014 at the Georgia World Congress Center is the Material Handling Industry of America's largest and most comprehensive tradeshow in 2014. You can learn and experience everything that makes distribution centers tick, from inbound to outbound, but the most compelling story's come from real customers. So, don't miss a chance to learn how voice picking is saving GENCO customer's $100,000s and providing meaningful business results. These top line benefits are realized by decreasing operating costs, while increasing service levels. GENCO's VP of Solutions Design and Continuous Improvement, Crystal Welker, will present on Tuesday, March 18th 2014 at 2PM in Speech Interface Design's booth #4219. Crystal will explain in detail how a variety of 3PL customers have significantly benefitted from voice picking, their unique needs and challenges and the return on investment achieved from the capital investment.

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, voice-based picking, voice technology, distribution center, Genco, Third Party Logistics-3PL, Speech Interface Design, supply chain, warehouse operations, Warehouse Management System-WMS

A Decade of Supply Chain Mega-Changes

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Think about it, a lot has happened in the past 10 years within the supply chain arena. So many aquisitions, seamless software that really works, the RFID letdown, understanding and conforming to new markets successfully and the universal mitigating RISK.  It's reflective and interesting, and sure has gone by really quickly. Fast forward to 2023, imagine what will be the status quo?? Mobile and robotics will be leveraged end to end, omni-channel and ecommerce will no longer be buzz words, big data will have solved all our problems and the want of consumer instant gratification is now a need and the norm!

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Topics: supply chain, warehouse operations

Three Keys to Voice Deployment Success

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Supply Chain Thought Leadership:
Three Keys to Voice Deployment Success

It's no secret that adoption of Voice systems in distribution is growing at a rapid pace, and that Voice has become a truly mainstream technology.

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Topics: voice picking, Vocollect by Honeywell, voice technology, supply chain, warehouse operations

A New Wal-Mart Mandate Goes Into Effect

Posted by Speech Interface Design

As of Friday, November 1-super retailer WalMart's case labeling mandate for produce was put into effect. An excerpt from their "Dear Supplier" letter that was sent out reads: 

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Topics: voice picking, supply chain, voice-directed solutions