Magazine Article | June 20, 2016

Big Benefits In Battery Management

Source: Innovative Retail Technologies

By Matt Pillar, chief editor

July 2016 Innovative Retail Technologies

Mobile device batteries are the bane of supply chain efficiency, and the repercussions of ignoring their importance are costing you big time.

Today’s innovative retail operations almost always leverage technology — much of it mobile — and that mobile technology requires power. You’ve been running that technology, from handheld radios to headsets to rugged mobile devices and consumer-grade tablets in your stores and supply chain for years. Hundreds, thousands, even hundreds of thousands of them. That’s why you’ve got a battery problem today, and that problem is bigger than you realize