Review of Takeaways from GPS Cargo Tracking Forum

I recently read the notes of Walt Beadling of Macungie, PA from his attendance at a forum sponsored by the Rx-360 Cargo Theft/High Risk Areas Workgroup as well as the Pharmaceutical Cargo Security Coalition. The forum focused on GPS Cargo Tracking technologies and their specific usage in pharmaceutical industry supply chains. These notes appear on [...]

Cargo Theft Prevention Article Review

This post will discuss the topic of cargo theft prevention, including a review of a very well written article in Pacific Standard Magazine. The article is entitled "Long-Haul Trucking's Billion-Dollar Cargo Theft Problem" and was written by Robin Washington. The article's title is pretty explanatory with respect to its content. Below are some of the [...]

By |2016-10-25T20:19:35+00:00March 16th, 2016|Locks, supply chain, transportation|0 Comments

Review of Article on Supply Chain Security Issues

We continue our series of reviews on articles relevant to key OpticalLock markets, where supply chain security issues play a prominent role. This particular review post takes us to an extensive piece which appeared in Inbound Logistics titled: Locking Down Supply Chain Security. This is a wide-ranging article which covers quite of bit of ground [...]

By |2016-10-25T20:19:36+00:00March 2nd, 2016|Government, Locks, supply chain, transportation|0 Comments

Article on Importance of a Supply Chain Security Program

I recently read another very relevant article on the importance of a supply chain security program that appeared in Supply Chain Digest. The author was Cliff Holste, the publication's material handling editor. The article is titled "The New Age of Supply Chain Awareness". Awareness Training is Important to a Complete Supply Chain Security Program [...]

By |2016-10-25T20:19:36+00:00February 15th, 2016|Locks, supply chain, transportation|0 Comments

Review of Article on In-Transit Cargo Security

We recently reviewed an article by John Tabor on  Supply Chain Critical Components that was published in LPMinsider. It was an excellent article and in this review we'll take a look at another article by Mr. Tabor that appeared in the same publication entitled "In-Transit Cargo Theft: Impacting the Retail Supply Chain." This article takes [...]

By |2016-10-25T20:19:36+00:00February 4th, 2016|Locks, retail security, supply chain, transportation|0 Comments