Home >> Products & Technology >> Technology (page 2)

Technology

Integrating Your Online Presence into a Mobile Market

By Alex Holden, ELC Presenter It’s no surprise that things change suddenly and often immediately in the online world, and staying on top of it all can prove to be quite challenging. But out of all that noise we encounter online, which articles do we need to listen to, and which ones will glean the information we need to know ...

Read More »

The Search Engine and Social Media Relationship

By Brian Bluff It’s a comfort for the modern business – and an occasional annoyance – that anyone and everyone can find you online. Search is the biggest part of online discovery, but more and more often people find information and content through social channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and so on. Whereas search results offer static information like research and ...

Read More »

Mobile Web – Trend or Reality?

2014 MHEDA Critical Impact Factor Number 12 By Brian Bluff Every aspect of online marketing seems to change every few years. How you reach your customers, the way you track and maintain leads, and even who your customers are: it’s all in upheaval. Is there anything certain? In a word: yes. Today, just about everyone has a smart phone or ...

Read More »

60 World-Changing Innovations

By Chris Powers Throughout 2014, MHEDA has celebrated its 60th anniversary by remembering the past that has laid the foundation for the material handling distribution industry of today. As a final piece of that celebration, we pay tribute to the many innovations that have helped transform the industry since 1954. Whether it’s in the types and functions of products available ...

Read More »

Omni-Channel Retailing

The trend toward regional distribution and same-day delivery By Dave Lodwig, Systems Manager, W&H Systems In the past, retailers built two types of distribution centers, one (or two) on the East and West coasts of the US to handle store fulfillment, and another to handle strictly e-commerce. These distribution centers were built to handle their own specific type of fulfillment ...

Read More »

Field Service Technicians Go Mobile

By Heather Angus-Lee Day-to-day tasks look a whole lot different lately for more than two dozen field service technicians working out of the Cincinnati, OH, location of leading equipment distributor, Equipment Depot. They are using ruggedized tablets that connect them directly to their company’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) business software system via a mobile device interface called MobileFrame, which lets ...

Read More »

The Why and How of Twitter

By Mark Juelich On March 21 Twitter celebrated its 6th birthday. For those of you who may not be familiar with Twitter, it is a social media website and social network often described as a “microblog.” Users can communicate with selected groups based on their interests through 140character or less “tweets.” How can this information be useful to you and ...

Read More »

Building A Modern Website

Modern Group was one of the first companies in the indsutry to fully embrace LinkedIn. Read how it stays on top technologically with an enhanced Web presence.

Read More »