Magic Quadrant for Strategic Sourcing Application Suites

Procurement professionals leveraging strategic sourcing solution suites are enjoying elevated roles as they report a dramatic uptake in productivity, reduction in risk, year-over-year savings and global visibility into procurement programs, spend, sourcing events,

Published on: August 20th, 2013 IT World Canada

Symantec links Elderwood hackers to IE zero-day

The Elderwood Project, which Symantec Corp. has been linked to attacks on defence supply chains and IT services, is behind the finding of latest Internet Explorer zero-day vulnerability, according to the security software

Published on: January 4th, 2013

Fake iPads from China ‘flood the market’

Fake iPads are flooding the market as scammers look to make a quick buck out of Christmas shoppers looking for a bargain.Brand protection firm MarkMonitor claims that Apple and other tablet makers are

Published on: November 3rd, 2011 Ben Camm-Jones

GS1 Canada helps build online vaccine database

Supply chain standards organization GS1 Canada has partnered on an initiative that should help health care and supply chain professionals manage vaccines licensed for use in Canada by having centralized access to consistent validated

Published on: November 8th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

GS1 Canada Web tool cuts

GS1 Canada is behind an online collaborative tool to help the transport industry improve supply chain productivity and reduce environmental impact. The Toronto-based supply chain standards organization worked with its American counterpart GS1 U.S.,

Published on: September 8th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Celestica builds a BI centre of excellence

TORONTO -- There are 40 billion pictures on Facebook. Retailer Wal-Mart conducts one million customer transactions per hour, information that is then fed into a database with a 2.5-petabyte capacity.  Those were just

Published on: March 12th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

GS1 Canada Web portal to hasten product recall

GS1 Canada on Tuesday launched the pilot for a national product recall system that should enable manufacturers to share accurate data on affected products, and retailers to communicate back on the status of recalls.

Published on: November 3rd, 2009 Kathleen Lau

Tales from an RFID pilot project

Shirley Arsenault is a transportation and logistics expert from Toronto-based software solutions supplier Allumis on loan to EPCglobal Inc., which is working on electronic product code (EPC) standards for radiofrequency identification, or RFID.

Published on: October 23rd, 2009 martin slofstra


Announced with great fanfare just three years ago, the great Canadian radio-frequency identification (RFID) experiment was if anything ambitious.At about the same time Walmart was grabbing all the RFID headlines by requireing its

Published on: October 21st, 2009 martin slofstra