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Importance of Academia Interfacing with Manufacturers Discussed in Picking Perfection News


East Granby, CT -- (SBWIRE) -- 04/15/2015 -- The Center for Excellence in Logistics and Distribution (CELDi) in the Department of Industrial Engineering at the University of Arkansas is working on a new project with a major medical device manufacturer. The manufacturer offers industry-leading surgical, respiratory and monitoring, and vascular therapies solutions along with a comprehensive line of patient care products. They are interested in analyzing how their current CPR (continuous replenishment planning) model compares to best-in-class VMI (vendor-managed inventory) or demand-driven solutions and business processes. Additionally they wish to analyze the cost and activity differences between CRP and non-CRP customers. Sponsored by Pcdata USA, Picking Perfection newsletter addressed this issue. The weekly newsletter brings important and interesting information to those in the material handling, warehousing, distribution, PTL (Pick-to-light) and manufacturing sectors. From best practices to industry data, this weekly communique reports on trend data, process improvement, and technology evaluations about picking, packing, shipping, and profitability.

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About Pcdata USA
Pcdata USA's Pick-to-light systems are part of a lean process, offering shorter throughput, fewer errors, and significant cost savings; the results: increase customer satisfaction, increase ability to supply products, and process transparency. Traditional picking methods are one of highest expenses when operating a warehouse. Pcdata USA lowers that cost through leading edge Pick-to-light systems. Unlike implementation products, the easy installation solution is resulting in huge product growth throughout North America.

Pcdata USA is a global logistics systems leader for supply chain automation. Pcdata USA was recently named a Finalist for the 2015 MHI Innovation Award for Best New Product: Smart Glass AR (Augmented Reality). Pcdata USA was also recently recognized with the 2014 Best of East Granby Award in the Professional Services category by the East Granby Award Program. Pcdata USA offers affordable out-of-the-box warehouse optimization solutions. Contact Pcdata USA at 855-844-1086.

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Pcdata USA
Antonio Rodrigues
Senior Manager