Next Generation A.R.M.S. Tote and IBC Tracking / Supply Chain Management System Introduced
Bonita Springs, FL. (March 7, 2005) – Manfredi Special Services announced today the next generation Asset Retrieval Management System (A.R.M.S.), Internet based tote tracking and supply chain management e-business tool, has been released and has recently been installed at two new client locations, with rave reviews.
Building upon the supply chain integration tools, technology and logic of the previous A.R.M.S. versions, the latest version gives MSS clients even more power and control over their tote fleet supply chain, at the click of a button. In addition, the new version has been customized to allow for ease of integration with Blue Tooth technology hardware scanning devices. An overview of the upgrades, include:
- Improved access and integration of fleet idle time, inventory minimum & maximum protection and DOT/U.N. recertification management and e-notification tools.
- Upgraded supply chain product cycle, asset turn ratio and tote history integration and reporting.
- Expanded tote style, dedication and family designation options.
- Improved client ERP integration.
“We view the upgrading of our software, hardware and middleware technologies as a standard course of doing business which allows us to uphold the commitments we make to our clients in regards to keeping them on the cutting edge of available data capture devices, and never letting our Internet based tracking platforms become yesterday’s technology. Every A.R.M.S. customer we have will be converted over to the newest version within the next two months, at no cost, as part of our Free Technology Upgrades program” said Eric Amstutz, MSS Vice President of Business Development “The supply chain management upgrades in our latest version are designed to give clients using the A.R.M.S. system the integration and enabling tools which yield tighter supply chain functions and fleet utilization / R.O.I. improvements”.
An overview of the A.R.M.S. system can be viewed on the company web site at www.mssibc.com, and live Internet demonstrations are available at any time. Contact Kent Johnston – Sales Manager, (800)253-8683 to schedule a live demo.
Based in Cleveland, OH, Manfredi Special Services (MSS), an ISO certified company, offers comprehensive supply chain management solutions to clients filling and shipping product in Intermediate Bulk Containers (totes) and other related non-bulk containers. MSS integrates supply chain solutions through its network of over 18 cleaning/service centers, 750 trucks, dedicated third party logistics professionals and industry leading internet based tracking technology. MSS also offers asset conversions through tote fleet buyouts, trip-leasing and rental programs. For more information, contact Kent Johnston, Sales Manager, at (800)253-8683 or visit online at http://www.MSSIBC.com.