Author Archives: Aneesa.Siddique

Radio Frequency warehouse management system.

Global Foods picks BCP to improve warehouse efficiency

Cardiff based food and drink wholesaler, Global Foods, has chosen Business Computer Projects (BCP) to implement a new Radio Frequency warehouse management system. Global foods, who pride themselves on their reputation for reliable customer service, recently became concerned about efficiency in their warehouse following an increasing number of complaints about picking errors across their delivered […]

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How to solve the top 3 key issues affecting your warehouse efficiency

The warehouse is a fundamental part of a wholesaler’s operations and for it to work efficiently it requires a delicate balance of supply, demand and inventory control. If poorly managed and without the support of quality systems the warehouse can cause significant problems for the entire business, from low stock and reduced cash flow to poor customer service. (more…)

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Grocery Market figures rise from Olympics and hot weather!

Latest market figures from Nielsen show that supermarket sales were at their best for three years in the four weeks to August 13. The 0.9% uplift due to hot weather and the Rio Olympics combined is the biggest increase since March 2015, and noted that the figures would have been even better if it were not for the grocery price war. Items such as mineral water, sparkling wine and fresh burgers contributed towards the increase.


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Wearable Technology in Retail

Wearable technology in retail

Bank of America subsidiary MBNA has produced research into what retailers should be doing to prepare for a ‘wearable payments explosion’. 72% of consumers believe wearables are the future of in-store shopping, according to a survey from Vista Retail Support . Android and Fitbit are soon to be introducing payments to their fitness bands. Wearables that make contactless payments are set to be big in the next few years. (more…)

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IMHX 2016: Aftermath

We are just recovering from an incredible week at IMHX which took place at the NEC Birmingham from 13th -16th September 2016. There were around 400 exhibitors displaying the latest cutting edge technologies and industry solutions across five halls at the Midlands-based arena – including us! There were some fantastic stands with coffee bars, fun games, f1 cars and amazing demonstrations. (more…)

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