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