Intelligent Order Entry can also assist grocers and retailers to more efficiently deliver goods by air, sea and rail.
(PRWEB) July 30, 2012
CipherLab, a leading innovator in Automated Identification and Data Capture (AIDC) for the retail, warehouse and distribution markets, today announced the availability of automatic container space calculation software for use on its industrial mobile computers. CipherLab's Intelligent Order Entry (IOE), designed specifically for use by grocery and C-stores, ensures that shipping container space is maximized to resolve packing problems and reduce overall freight costs. When used in conjunction with CipherLab's handheld scanners, Intelligent Order Entry enables users to calculate the cubic footage and weight of bulk goods, thereby reducing wasted space in shipping containers. The IOE program also alerts users to discontinued items, the availability of substitute items, converts UPC codes to warehouse codes and displays backroom inventory during the order process.
IOE program user have a streamlined and efficient logistics system that takes into account the unique needs of maritime transportation. In this business, weight is not necessarily the biggest cost factor - it's space. By working with CipherLab IOE program, users put ordering control into its customers' hands. Now, customers know exactly how much container space will be required for each order. This enables us to proactively suggest adding or removing items to properly and completely fill a container, helping our members minimize their shipping costs."
The new Intelligent Order Entry can also assist grocers and retailers to more efficiently deliver goods by air, sea and rail. Although it is initially developed for use in port facilities, the concept of "cubing," or automatically calculating the cubic feet of container space, is the same for other forms of transportation. The bottom line is that Intelligent Order Entry, when coupled with CipherLab handheld mobile computers, creates one of the most efficient systems of its type - and one that gives an almost immediate return on investment to customers.
For more details and specifications regarding CipherLab Intelligent Order Entry program or other CipherLab products, please visit http://www.cipherlab.com.
CipherLab is a global leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of Automatic Identification and Data Capture/Collection products and systems. The company’s mobile computers and scanners are integrated into the networks of some of the world's best known logistics, retail, distribution, government installations and healthcare companies, helping them run more efficiently and effectively onsite and on the road. Operating worldwide, CipherLab is headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan with offices in China, Germany and the USA, and is publicly traded on the Taiwan stock exchange (Taiwan OTC: 6160).