Tag Archives: Operations management

Location-aware warehouses

The distribution center in question spans multiple warehouses spread over a pretty large area. A large yard surrounded by a tall chain link fence envelopes the buildings, providing ample parking for trailers and other vehicles. 

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Location-based technologies in healthcare operations management

Managing operations at a health care facility is a complex endeavor. Location-based technologies can simplify the automatic collection of data whose analysis may lead to operational improvements that can enhance patient care while significantly lowering cost. Location awareness can be … Continue reading

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How do I find my way in this large sports arena?

Baseball stadiums can be pretty big and imposing. How can I navigate the arena to find my seats more quickly?  How do I find the level where my seats are located? How can I find friends and family members?  Can … Continue reading

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How can I measure foot traffic and customer flow through my store?

Customer traffic is king!  As a bricks-and-mortar retailer, you boast about endcap displays that look terrific.  Can you also say how many people were routed effectively to see those endcap displays across your store?  Wouldn’t you like to know how the … Continue reading

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Navigating the Airport During the Heavy Travel Season

Ah, the bliss of Holiday travel! Getting from here to there by air to see the rest of the family can be daunting.  It seems that just about everyone else is on the road too.  Add to the friendly, crowded … Continue reading

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