PeopleVox warehouse management systems

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Excel inventory spreadsheets? Your warehouse deserves better.

Excel inventory spreadsheets? Your warehouse deserves better.

Posted on Dec 24, 2010 in Barcode systemSoftwareWarehouse Management

In the last year I have walked into at least 10 warehouses that are using Microsoft Excel inventory spreadsheets. Each company had an annual turnover of more than £10 million and their warehouse operations sat at the heart of everything they do. For the majority of warehouse operations their inventory is the largest asset in [...]

SaaS inventory software drives loyalty not imprisonment

Posted on Dec 23, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

  The SaaS (Software-as-a-Service)  inventory rental model removes the requirement for costly software upgrades. On-premise client/server inventory software companies have always had to make a choice between supporting older versions of their software and forcing customers to take an upgrade. Customers had two choices, either pay for upgrades or risk going unsupported. With the introduction of [...]

Real time inventory brings lively benefits

Posted on Dec 22, 2010 in GeneralSoftwareWarehouse Management

  Real time inventory is where the inventory management software is updated live at the point of activity. This is different to traditional inventory data that is updated by manually entering inventory changes away from the point of activity. In other words, real time inventory is up to the second live figures and not stored [...]

2D barcode boarding pass globally implemented

Posted on Dec 19, 2010 in Barcode systemGeneralSoftware

Some 10 years ago, when working at Symbol Technologies (now a division of Motorola Enterprise Mobility Solutions), I was involved in projects with a few airlines from Malev Hungarian to SAS in the Nordics. Main aims: speed up check in and go paperless. As a person doing some 150 flights per year, sometimes I did [...]

SaaS market size 2010 – as tasty as you thought?

Posted on Dec 16, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Gartner recently released a survey stating that the SaaS market size (software as a service) in 2010 will be £5.88 billion globally for enterprise applications. SaaS means that the software is not owned by the customer, was set up by the supplier or suppliers and is managed and supported by the providers also. This is a [...]

iPhone barcode scanner app helps celiacs

Posted on Dec 6, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Last week I was recommended a new iPhone barcode scanner app called as we were talking about allergies and a few people I know are celiacs. I dived in to test it for other allergies that it covers and starting using the iPhone app to scan away at home, soon to learn that my [...]

PeopleVox launch rich new Website

PeopleVox launch rich new Website

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Written in wordpress, we have updated our Web site, making it a rich new Website providing a platform to display our many references, support portal and most importantly our new software release coming this month – highly configurable Web based software as a service warehouse and inventory management system. This will be available in early [...]

PeopleVox release new inventory software video

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralIndustry newsSoftware
Snow increases web shopping & software download action

Snow increases web shopping & software download action

Posted on Nov 29, 2010 in EcommerceGeneralSoftware

  The snow is setting in with force in the UK and we are mentally prepared to grind to a halt, as usual with greater than 1 inch of snow. Whilst it is bad news for many businesses, especially high street retailers, there are those celebrating Christmas early. Here are the top 3 business types [...]

Oracle European Consumer Goods Forum Roundtable Recap

Posted on Nov 25, 2010 in EventsSoftware

Here are the key takeaways given by attendees at the Oracle European Consumer Goods Forum last month in London. Great event attended by about 50 people specialised Consumer Goods including key Clients of Oracle such as British American Tobacco, Reckitt Benckiser and Kraft Foods, all of which I have worked with in the past, deploying [...]

MC9090 support via free online portal linking to Motorola

Posted on Nov 23, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

With more than 1.5m units sold, Symbol/Motorola MC9090 support is becoming increasingly important as the items become older and expire from warranty or service contract. We offer a no-obligation quote and can log all your repair calls via our repair portal which links to Motorola. With staff who used to be at Motorola, we can [...]

Crazy statement “we don’t need a barcode inventory system – our warehouse operators can read”!

Posted on Nov 9, 2010 in Barcode systemSoftwareWarehouse Management

For Immediate Release: ( November 9th, 2010 Crazy statement of the week from one prospect: “We don’t need a barcode inventory system – our warehouse operators can read.”   Warehouse operators often get the fear at first, then do an about turn after 48 hours When we are discussing implementing a system to help run [...]