TITLE

Ameritech sees gains in productivity, quality bu using ADC equipment

AUTHOR(S)
Guyette
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Automatic I.D. News;Dec99, Vol. 15 Issue 13, p37
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Ameritech Corp.'s use of automatic data collection technology to manage its distribution center in South Bend, Indiana. Benefits obtained in terms of productivity and quality; Functions and features of the technology; Key components of the system.
ACCESSION #
2604394

 

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