SAE pioneered laser barcode applications for use in grocery and food service warehouses, developing first generation systems in cooperation with their most demanding customers. The result is a deep understanding of the DNA of warehouse distribution, logistics and supply chain management that young technology companies simply don’t have.
Delivering quality, freshness and customer value has never been more challenging. Along with higher costs for labor and transportation, food service companies have increasing responsibility to protect the public from the risk of food-borne illness. SAE solutions uniquely address every challenge, end-to-end, across the supply chain.
With industry average profit margins hovering below 3%, retail grocery chains have no margin for error and a mandate for cutting costs. Grocery chains looking for a competitive edge rely on SAE solutions to significantly increase order accuracy and workforce productivity.
As a result of globalization, the business of providing electronics parts and supplies has become increasingly commoditized. Distributors that compete on price alone soon find themselves in a race to the bottom. SAE order fulfillment solutions turn technology into a competitive advantage that distributors use to build customer loyalty and add to bottom line margins.
Regulatory risk exposure and astronomical prices for specialty drugs combine to make pharmaceutical more costly than those of any other industry. In a business where the stakes for order accuracy could not be much higher, SAE solutions help meet the demands of the FDA, pharmacies and their customers.