Industrial and Agricultural Manufacturer Gets Smart About Tracking Custom Shipping Racks

Business Challenge

This company specializes in the domestic production and global distribution of agricultural vehicles and equipment. One major concern for this manufacturer was locating its custom shipping racks needed to support production. When racks were lost, or missing, supply chain managers would send out mass, internal emails looking to recover them. In the process, the company learned that racks were being used inappropriately, such as for drying racks to store freshly painted parts. Supply chain managers determined that a better solution was needed for monitoring the location, movement, and use of its racks.

Sierra Wireless Asset Tracking Solution

The asset tracking solution consists of a smart device, nxLOCATE™, the Sierra Wireless cellular network, and the asset tracking application used for tracking and managing the assets online.

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