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February is American Heart Month

February 1, 2016

Poor diet, lack of exercise and other major risk factors for heart disease and stroke are responsible for at least 25 percent of companies’ healthcare costs. Is it any wonder that investing in the health of employees is one of the best... Read more about February is American Heart Month

Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

January 18, 2016

As easy as it is today, cleaning the floors were as difficult and time consuming years ago. There are in today’s market, equipment that make sweeping and/or scrubbing that surface very quick indeed. Take the Advance Captor as a very good... Read more about Take care of your equipment and it will take care of you! #130

Are you treating your customers like dogs?

December 15, 2015

Having recently been introduced to a shameful statistic, I thought it timely to give you my opinion on this subject. See if you can swallow this dose of reality: When interviewed, travel agents believe they retain 78% of their paying customers.... Read more about Are you treating your customers like dogs?

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Army Marks Success of Vehicle Management System

Thursday, March 5, 2009

Sierra Army Depot (SIAD) hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the success of an innovative wireless industrial Vehicle Management System (VMS) from I.D. Systems, Inc.

The system-referred to by SIAD as the Centralized Fleet Automated Management System (CFAMS)-was implemented under a Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities (CTMA) program, with the goals of:

  • reducing industrial vehicle maintenance costs,
  • improving fleet mission readiness,
  • increasing material handling productivity and the consequential velocity of critical war-fighter supplies,
  • and improving worker safety.

"We consider CFAMS one of our marquee CTMA projects, with a projected benefit across the DoD measured in the tens of millions of dollars," said Greg Kilchenstein, of the Office of the Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Maintenance Policy and Programs.

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