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Feature Focus: Intelligent Lockers

Feature Focus: Intelligent Lockers

This post is part of the Feature Focus section of my blog. I will pick a generic feature of your package tracking software, campus logistics system, or business process management system and then explain what it is, how it works, and the benefits of using that feature. For this post, I’m going to talk about intelligent lockers. Intelligent lockers can give your students the ability to pick up their packages without having to keep your mailroom open. We have combined…

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Feature Focus: Virtual Mailboxes

Feature Focus: Virtual Mailboxes

This post is part of the Feature Focus section of my blog. I will pick a generic feature of your package tracking software, campus logistics system, or business process management system and then explain what it is, how it works, and the benefits of using that feature. For this post, I’m going to talk about virtual mailboxes. Virtual mailboxes allow you to repurpose the space that your physical mailboxes are consuming. By utilizing a barcoded file folder system, you can…

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Feature Focus: USPS Partner Delivery Program

Feature Focus: USPS Partner Delivery Program

This post is part of the Feature Focus section of my blog. I will pick a generic feature of your package tracking software, campus logistics system, or business process management system and then explain what it is, how it works, and the benefits of using that feature. For this post, I’m going to talk about the USPS partner delivery program. USPS Integration can help stop the unreliable tracking notifications from USPS that have caused more than its fair share of…

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Mutual Fund Payments, Bank Pouch and Payroll Tracking

Mutual Fund Payments, Bank Pouch and Payroll Tracking

It’s remarkable to see the growth of tracking solutions from the 90’s to now. I’ve witnessed this software go from predominantly tracking packages to now supporting the logistics of entire business campuses. If your inbound package tracking system doesn’t have the ability to track accountable item workflows, it may be time for a change. Of the various tracking applications available, one in particular might be a bit more valuable than the rest. I’m talking about tracking money. Leading transfer agents,…

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Feature Focus: Email and Text Notification

Feature Focus: Email and Text Notification

To kick off 2016, I decided to start a new section of my blog about generic features of your package tracking software, campus logistics system or business process management system. I will pick a feature and then explain what it is, how it works and the benefits of using that feature. For this post, I’m going to talk about email and text notifications. The email and text notification service is typically a standard feature that automatically creates customizable email and…

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Theme Park Tracking

Theme Park Tracking

For the past few months, I decided to discuss unique applications where package tracking software can be used. My hopes are to open your eyes to the endless possibilities available to anyone using a reputable package tracking system. This month, I’d like to take a look at the behind-the-scenes work at theme parks and the additional ways they can use internal tracking software. Two of the biggest items to track at theme parks are tickets and roller coaster parts. Because…

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Employee Tracking

Employee Tracking

Although commonly referred to as “package” tracking software, anything with a unique ID can be accounted for with help from the right software provider. Take employees as an example. Do you need to keep track of employees coming in and out of the office? Do they have a badge with a barcode? Put those badges to use and either scan or swipe them into your tracking software. In some cases organizations will require their employees to park off-site and use…

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Tracking Hotel Guest Packages and Event Deliveries

Tracking Hotel Guest Packages and Event Deliveries

With tradeshow season coming to an end, I thought it would be an appropriate time to discuss the future possibilities of using tracking software for guest packages and event-related deliveries. Have you ever experienced an influx of packages, booth materials, or equipment for a big conference you’re hosting? Make your life easier with quick processing, signature capture, and detailed reports to ensure total accountability. Forget Excel spreadsheets or your pad of paper and let’s walk through a scenario using tracking…

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Writing a Request for Proposal (RFP) and Evaluating Responses for Mail Center Automation

Writing a Request for Proposal (RFP) and Evaluating Responses for Mail Center Automation

In this tough economy, mail centers are often required to do more with less in regards to their budget. Many corporations, government and universities elect to publish an RFP in order to gather similar information from interested vendors. Writing an RFP and evaluating the responses for mail center automation can be a daunting process. To help my readers, I created a list of tasks, with examples, that will make it much easier to make an informed purchasing decision when automating…

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SCLogic MAILCOM 2013 Presentations Now Available on Slideshare

SCLogic MAILCOM 2013 Presentations Now Available on Slideshare

Hi: this is Bruce Little, VP of Emerging Markets at SCLogic, and I wanted to let you know the slide presentations from the seminars I hosted at MAILCOM 2013 are now available for your review on Slideshare at http://www.slideshare.net/SCLogic. Here are the seminars titles: MAILCOM SS259:Using Barcode Tracking Software to Ensure Mailroom Security CU393:How Vanderbilt University Improved its Mail Room Efficiency by Automating Tracking IM375:Package Tracking Systems Are Not Just for Packages Anymore Please attend one of my future sessions…

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