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2020

Getting better all the time: Saddle Creek’s continuous upgrades – DC Velocity

Periodic technology modernization projects help 3PL boost fulfillment, accuracy, and speed to handle customers’ steadily growing order volumes. Read the full article here… 

Episode 130 – Peak-Ryzex’ COVID Coverage – The New Warehouse

On this episode I was joined by Jen Ward of Peak-Ryzex where she is the offering manager. We discuss how Peak-Ryzex has been helping companies during COVID with their mobility solutions. I previously spoke with Peak-Ryzex prior to COVID way back on Episode 19 so it is very interesting to see how their offerings have adapted to the current environment. Read the full article here… 

RFID in Case Packing for Scalable Process ImprovementPackaging Technology Today (Page 8)

Process automation. Efficiency. Accuracy. Traceability. Visibili­ty.  Logistics optimization. Compliance mandates. RFID has been a topic of discus­sion for over 20 years, and as much as the busi­ness drivers listed here may sound different, they all result in cost reduction and increased profitability. As RFID continues to mature and costs to implement continue to decrease, we are turning the corner from the days when RFID was a science project toward valid use cases for RFID to expand, along with the busi­ness drivers that support the investment. Read the full article here… 

Controlling costs in cold chain supply chains (with video)FreightWaves

Last-mile delivery represents 40% of cost in cold chain logistics and the industry is a tough environment in which success requires selecting the right equipment while keeping costs in line, according to industry professionals. Read the full article here… 

What’s on the Managed Print Horizon? XAAS Journal

More solutions will leverage IoT and AI, more businesses will opt for Print as a Service, and more companies will build managed print into their sustainability programs. Read the full article here… 

Peak-Ryzex is now StayLinked Certified! StayLinked News

StayLinked is proud to announce that Peak-Ryzex is now StayLinked Certified. This past month, a team of Peak-Ryzex engineers traveled to StayLinked headquarters in Irvine, California, to complete StayLinked Certified Engineer training. With this training, Peak-Ryzex is the latest StayLinked Partner to invest in StayLinked certification training which further emphasizes just how much the industry values the importance of having qualified, well-trained individuals capable of deploying market leading solutions. Read the full article here… 

Home Delivery Service Breezemount Partners With Peak-Ryzex And Honeywell To Enhance Its Fleet Of Two-Man Delivery Teams. UK Tech News

By leveraging the mobility solutions expertise of Peak-Ryzex and technology partner Honeywell, Breezemount has overhauled its mobile devices, improved key performance indicators and ensure drivers are instantly connected to the job updates they need. Read the full article here… 

3 Signs a Warehouse Needs a Wireless Site Assessment Inbound Logistics

A properly designed wireless network, as well as enhancements made to an existing network, can maximize benefits of the Wi-Fi system and enhance efficiencies across all areas of a business. Read the full article here… 

Peak-Ryzex Solves Complex Challenges by Empowering Workers with Technology – Supply Chain Best Practices

As the demand for real-time data, transparency, optimization and mobility increases among enterprises today, Peak-Ryzex helps performance-driven companies leverage mobile technologies to their advantage as a single end-to-end solutions provider. Read the full article here…

Ivanti Names 2020 Supply Chain Partners of the Year – DC Velocity

Ivanti Supply Chain announced the winners of its Supply Chain Solutions Partner of the Year awards. This year, Ivanti is recognizing seven solution provider partners and distributors across the Americas, EMEA and APAC regions achieving exceptional growth in their Ivanti Supply Chain businesses. Read the full article here…

Peak of Perfection – Inbound Logistics

An authentic leader with an open-door policy, Juliann Larimer chooses justice over peace when fighting for her company and employees. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex announces partnership with FarEye – Modern Materials Handling

Peak-Ryzex, a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has announced a partnership with FarEye, a predictive logistics platform that enables enterprises to orchestrate, track, and optimize their logistics operations. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex announces partnership with ShipTrack – Automation.com

Peak-Ryzex, a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has announced a partnership with ShipTrack, a scalable, cloud-based logistics management platform for business use cases in courier/last mile, postal parcel delivery, regulated goods/chain of custody, pharmacy, mailroom, agents, contractors and partners. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex Partners with ShipTrack to Address Growing Demand for Last Mile Delivery Services – SupplyChainBrain

Peak-Ryzex, Inc., a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has announced a partnership with ShipTrack, a cloud-based logistics management platform for business use cases in last mile, postal parcel delivery, regulated goods, pharmacy, mailroom, agents, contractors and partners. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex Receives Panasonic TOUGHBOOK EDGE Partner of the Year Award – MultiChannelMerchant

Peak-Ryzex, Inc., a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has received the TOUGHBOOK EDGE Partner of the Year award from Panasonic for exceptional performance as a key partner in 2019. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex & Zebra Customer Case Study: Saddle Creek Logistics Services – Supply Chain 24/7

Peak-Ryzex provides end-to-end, digitally-connected supply chain and mobile workforce solutions for performance-driven organizations focused on improvements in operational efficiencies and a focus on delivering an exceptional customer experience. Read the full article here…

What’s the most significant way COVID-19 has changed the supply chain? – Inbound Logistics

The pandemic has increased uncertainty to a level never seen before in supply chains. Demand patterns are all over the place, supply lines are disrupted, lead times are uncertain, and nobody is quite sure when and how things will change going forward. Supply chain planning? More like supply chain prognosticating! Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex Implements Mobile Distancing & Contact Tracing Solution To Help Ensure Workforce Safety – Safety Online

Peak-Ryzex, Inc., a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has today announced that it has successfully implemented a mobile distancing and contact tracing solution at the company’s managed services operations center in Alpharetta, Georgia. Read the full article here…

Peak-Ryzex Workforce Safety Solution for Distancing, Contact Tracing – Automation.com

Peak-Ryzex, Inc., a provider of digital supply chain and mobile workforce solutions, has today announced that it has successfully implemented a mobile distancing and contact tracing solution at the company’s managed services operations center in Alpharetta, Georgia. Read the full article here…

Technology’s Influence on the Cold Chain Helps Safety – Food Logistics

The supply chain in food logistics offers a wide variety of opportunity for new technologies, as digital innovation becomes more widespread as a result of the Coronavirus disease’s (COVID-19) growing impact on the food industry. Throughout the entire cold chain, emerging technologies make a difference on the industry as well as individuals’ jobs. While some may be more inclined to adapt and shift than others, there will still always be change. Read the full article here…

Home Delivery Service Breezemount Partners With Peak-Ryzex And Honeywell To Enhance Its Fleet Of Two-Man Delivery Teams – ADVFN

Peak-Ryzex – a provider of digital supply chain, mobile workforce and retail solutions – continues to support organisations operating in transport & logistics and the supply chain with a recent solution rolled out for two-man home delivery provider, Breezemount.  Read the full article here…

2019

What’s on the Managed Print Horizon? XAAS Journal 

More solutions will leverage IoT and AI, more businesses will opt for Print as a Service, and more companies will build managed print into their sustainability programs. Read the full article here… 

Peak-Ryzex Inc. solves the most complex enterprise supply chain challenges by empowering mobile workforces – http://www.scw-mag.com/

As the demand for real-time data, transparency, optimization and mobility increases among enterprises today, Peak-Ryzex helps performance-driven companies leverage mobile technologies to their advantage as a single end-to-end solutions provider.
Read the full article here…

7 Outstanding Women in Supply Chain and Logistics – Inbound Logistics

Juliann Larimer, President and CEO, Peak-Ryzex: “Build your knowledge base and invest in yourself. Make time to learn through every interaction or experience. Challenge yourself to think outside your specific role.”
Read the full article here…

Podcast: Current and Emerging Trends in Supply Chain and Logistics – Tim Wills, Peak-Ryzex

In this podcast episode, Tim Wills, CMO for Peak-Ryzex, talks trends in the supply chain with Kevin Lawton, host of the New Warehouse Podcast.
Listen to the full podcast here…

Juliann Larimer, CEO, Peak-Ryzex named to Supply And Demand Chain Executive – Meet the 2019 Pros to Know – www.SDCExec.com

The annual list recognizes outstanding executives whose accomplishments offer a roadmap for other leaders looking to leverage the supply chain for a competitive advantage.
See the 2019 Pros to Know here…

Women Of The Channel 2019: Recognizing The Unique Strengths Women Bring To The Table – www.CRN.com

CRN honors women across the channel for their unique strength in its Women Of The Channel list. Juliann Larimer, CEO, Peak-Ryzex and Vicki Pillsbury, VP Operations / Corporate Projects Named to List.

Sally Lehnardt, CIO, Peak-Ryzex named to the The 2019 Women of M2M and IoT – Connected World

The Women of M2M and IoT list is comprised of some of the most powerful, smart, tech savvy, and successful women in the technology sector. These women are selected because they each bring a unique lens to their respective companies that helps push connected technologies forward.
Read the full article here…

Robotics Automation and Industry 4.0: Striking the Right Balance – Packaging Technology Today

The packaging supply chain industry is feeling the pressure to assimilate Industry 4.0 into production, with the goal of networking machines and products through the Internet of Things (IoT). The challenge lies in determining which future-ready packaging technologies should be merged with more conventional practices to increase productivity and optimize performance.
Read the full article here…

Automating Labeling Applications to Meet the New Demands of Item Label Shipping and “Want-It-Now” Customer Requirements – Packaging Technology Today

With technology advancing every day, and customer demands driving an extremely competitive environment, we are challenged to find new and better ways to think about how much faster and more effeciently we may be able to handling moving items through the supply chain.
Read the full article here…

2018

Android mobility platforms in the enterprise space – Xplore Technologies

Mobility platforms in the enterprise space are currently undergoing a major transition for a number of reasons. Peak-Ryzex System Consultant Thomas Heitman was asked to guest blog for Partner Xplore Technologies. Read the full blog here…

Retail Transformation: Strategies to Make “Fulfill From Store” A Reality – MultiChannelMerchant.com

Brick-and-mortar retail is far from dead—but the role of the retail location must change to maximize its value. Read Peak-Ryzex’s blog here…

Peak-Ryzex Announces Executive Appointments and New Senior Management Team
– Industry Today
Peak-Ryzex, Inc., realigns leadership team with the creation of several new top-level appointments to help further integrate the company on a worldwide and deliver a world-class customer experience. Read the full blog here…

Peak-Ryzex, Inc., Named a “Supply Chain Solutions Partner of the Year” by Ivanti Supply Chain, formerly Wavelink – FieldTechnologiesOnline.com
Read the full blog here…

2016

Ross Young, President and CEO, Peak-Ryzex, is featured in 20 Most Promising Supply Chain Tech Solution Providers 2015 –CIOReview
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Labeling Solutions for Medical Applications –Today’s Medical Development
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GHS Labeling Requirements Learning Curve, Then and Now –Processing Magazine
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Tips to Ensure Your UDI Labeling Program Will Pass an Audit –Medical Design Technology
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2015

Spotlight On: Labeling Equipment and Systems –DC Velocity
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4 Questions to Consider to Avoid UDI Mistakes –Medical Design Technology
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The Shape of ‘Things’ to Come –Inbound Logistics
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How To Manage Today’s Mobile Lifestyle –Field Technologies
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Smooth Compliance – Considerations for UDI Label Solutions –NASA Tech Briefs
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Smooth Compliance – Considerations for UDI Label Solutions –Medical Design Briefs
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Peak-Ryzex launches PrintPaaS –Supply Chain 24/7
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Peak-Ryzex launches PrintPaaS –Modern Materials Handling
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Steps to Take When Choosing a Bar-Code Scanning System –Inbound Logistics
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2014

Recalculating Total Cost of Ownership –Field Technologies
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Mobile Devices: 4 Things to Consider –Plant Engineering
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Proper signage and informational labeling can go a long way toward promoting workplace safety. Here’s what you need to know. –DC Velocity
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Preventing Package Printing Panic –Chem.Info

Track Parts and Materials on the Fly –Automation World
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How to Comply with the Latest GHS Labeling Guidelines –Processing Magazine
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How Managed Mobility Services Maximize TCO –Field Technologies
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Advertisement published in Supply Chain World’s Summer 2014 issue featuring Honeywell’s Scanning and Mobility –Supply Chain World

A New Era for RFID –VSR, Technology Insight that Builds Business

Manufacturers Strive to Automate, Welcome Millennial Workers –IWCE’s Urgent Communications

2012

State-of-the-art label management –Packaging Digest
Golden Artist Colors uses a dynamic database to manage labeling updates for nearly 10,000 SKUs. The faster, more secure and less expensive process virtually ELIMINATES LABEL PRINTING ERRORS and improves regulatory compliance.

2011

Don’t Ignore The Value Of Mobile Printers –Field Technologies Magazine

The North American produce industry is about to unveil a swift, efficient system for electronically tracing individual cases back through the supply chain. And it all starts with the humble label. –DC Velocity

Labeler is a sweet solution for ice cream maker –Packaging Digest
New label printer/applicator helps Joy Cone, an ice-cream-cone manufacturer, modernize its case labeling and warehouse management operations, streamline its production and increase its productivity.

2009

Bar-code Labeling Upgrade Improves Inventory Control –Packaging World Magazine

2007

Wireless Solutions Boost Productivity In the Warehouse And on the Road –Global Logistics & Supply Chain Strategies, November 2007

10 Tips for Managing Warehouse Labor Costs –Inbound Logistics, November 2007

RFID & Barcode After the Hype –Automation World, September 2007

Do You Recall? –IndustryWeek, February 2007
If you manufacture a product – any product – chances are good you may have a product recall in your future. Implementing best practices during a recall will help ensure consumer safety and company longevity.

How Technology is Improving the Retail Supply Chain –Supply Chain Management Review, January/February 2007
New Solutions and major upgrades to existing technologies are helping the retail supply chain reach new levels of productivity and efficiency.

The Retail Sector: Beyond Wal-Mart –TechIQ, Winter Issue
Smaller retailers are looking to invest in IT up and down the supply chain.

2006

PEAK Upgrades SAP Software in Solutions Center –RFID Journal, Sept 2006

SAP Qualifies PEAK RFID Software –RFID Journal, Sept 2006

2005

Pacific Cycle Seizes Business Process Gains from RFID Automation with SAP –SAP, May 2005

PEAK Delivers Real Time SAP Inventory Visibility For York International –Data Collection Online, April 2005
SAP Inventory Visibility for Data Collection online in US & Mexico Plants… Simultaneously. In Real Time.