Distribution & Logistics

A Guide to Thermal Imaging Cameras

Posted by Melissa Parsons on May 30, 2019

When it comes to securing outdoor assets, there is no doubt you will encounter areas where light, or lack thereof, is an issue. This is especially true when trying to protect property perimeters. Traditional security cameras, while able to catch most things, struggle to see at…

The Need for an Adaptive Supply Chain

Posted by Sean Murphy on May 24, 2019

How a supply chain operates has far-reaching impacts on a business. If any one area of the chain has a weak link, it could affect revenue or halt operations. To survive and succeed in today's landscape, companies need to move toward an adaptive supply chain. When they do,…

How to Choose the Right Live Video Monitoring Company

Posted by Jamie Lynch on May 6, 2019

You're looking to bump up your security for a better return on your investment and a good way to do that is with live video monitoring services. The challenge is finding the right company to be your partner in security. It's a decision that requires careful thought because you…

Stealth Monitoring Attends ISC West 2019

Posted by Colin Bodbyl on April 22, 2019

Every year during the second week of April, thousands of security professionals descend upon Las Vegas to attend ISC West, North America’s largest security trade show. Team members from Stealth Monitoring’s Operations and Technology departments were in attendance as part of our…

Would You Believe Industrial Buildings Are Moving to the Suburbs?

Posted by Sean Murphy on April 22, 2019

The suburbs are not just for homes and retail anymore. Industrial companies, typically targets for downtowns and business parks, are making their way into the suburbs as cities rezone areas for these types of properties. The suburbs have turned into a center of business activity…

What's Driving a Hot Leasing Market for Industrial Properties?

Posted by Sean Murphy on April 12, 2019

Looking for companies to lease your warehouse or empty retail space? Increase your chances by targeting e-commerce and logistics companies. According to a new CBRE report, these companies dominated warehouse deals in 2018. Together, they took up 61 out of the 100 largest…

What You Need to Know About Supply Chain Blockchain Technology

Posted by Sean Murphy on March 8, 2019

You've probably heard the phrase "blockchain technology" tossed around a bit lately. But what is blockchain technology? How does it affect procurement? This video from Wired does a superb job of describing blockchain technology. In it, researcher Bettina Warburg explains it…

What's New in Supply Chain News That You Need to Know About?

Posted by Sean Murphy on March 4, 2019

Distribution facilities want to automate "piece picking." This process involves robots selecting specific items and placing them in boxes rather than selecting an entire case. Why hasn't it happened by now? Because it's an expensive part of the order fulfillment process and it…