INDIANAPOLIS - enVista, a leading consulting and software solutions firm, announces today that it has earned a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner competency in the Azure Cloud Platform. The gold certification is the highest tier of Microsoft’s partner competencies and is achieved by organizations with proven customer success, a measured performance commitment, and demonstrated competency in Azure technology...

PARCEL - By Kaitlyn Parsons - As everyone knows, the price of fuel has been, and will likely continue to be, on the rise. The increases/fluctuations in jet fuel and highway diesel prices contribute to more than just carriers’ fuel tables. Back in February 2017, the fuel table calculations were changed from monthly to weekly. This allowed for fluctuations in surcharges...

Food Logistics - By LARA L. SOWINSKI - Despite the disparate levels of sophistication between cold chains in developed markets versus those in emerging ones, the common goals are generally the same: maintain food safety standards and protect brand reputation, reduce operating costs, and keep pace with changing consumer demands, which includes online grocery shopping and home delivery. The cold storage sector is tasked...

INDIANAPOLIS - enVista, a leading software technology and consulting firm, announces today that it will lead an educational session on improving supply chain operations and satisfying the end consumer at The New England Electronic Commerce Users’ Group (NEECOM) Fall conference in Westborough, MA. enVista brings more than 16 years of retail and supply chain consulting...

INDIANAPOLIS - enVista, a leading software technology and consulting firm enabling (enterprise) physical and digital commerce (end-to-end), announces today that Suneel Krishnaswamy has joined enVista as Chief Technology Officer to lead development and product direction for all enVista software, including enVista’s multi-tenant, Unified Commerce Cloud Platform. As enVista’s CTO, Krishnaswamy will be responsible for...

INDIANAPOLIS - enVista, a leading consulting and software solutions firm announces today it will share Microsoft Dynamics 365 expertise during an educational session at D365UG/AXUG Summit, an annual conference for users of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and AX. enVista’s software and IT solution experts will explore the role of Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations in supply chain and manufacturing operations...

Modern Materials Handling - When Luxottica Group S.p.A. decided to build a new 713,000-square-foot distribution center in McDonough, Ga., the Italian manufacturer and retailer of eyewear, accessories and fashion had three primary goals, according to Massimo Sapone, the senior vice president of logistics and planning for North America. The first was to consolidate locations in Georgia, Ohio and California into one North...

Transport Topics - The head of Daimler Trucks has questioned, but not completely written off, the business case for heavy-duty truck platooning in light of other emerging technologies and fuel gains from new combination vehicles operating independently. Tests using combinations of the latest aerodynamic tractors and trailers showed the gains in miles per gallon were “not as high as expected,” said...