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Survey: hospitals call for supply chain improvements
Automation and analytics could deliver patient safety, avoid inventory outage, save healthcare workers' time.

Omnitracs and Peloton to sell truck platooning system
Technology saves fuel by allowing pairs of trucks to link their gas and brake controls, Peloton says.

HighJump buys RedTail
Move will allow TrueCommerce unit to offer omnichannel software for small businesses, HighJump says.

uShip lands $25 million investment from DB Schenker
German logistics company expands its stake in fast growing Uber-for-trucking sector.

Oracle launches four apps for supply chain automation
Software giant continues penetration with expanded Internet of Things package.

UPS rolls out improved tracking tool
"Flex Global View" software helps 3PL clients manage shipment visibility, inventory, purchase orders, and customs details, company says.

Smartglasses get a second look from warehouses
With several successful pilots in the books, DCs are starting to show real interest in the technology, vendors say. But is it ready for prime time?

E2open merges with Steelwedge
Combination links supply chain planning with execution, partners say.

RFID helps Lord & Taylor manage retail displays
When the bar-code system it was using to manage shoe inventories could no longer keep up, Lord & Taylor went in search of a new solution. It found what it needed in RFID.

Warehouse IoT deployments forecast to reach $19 billion by 2025—study
Internet of Things relies on growth of connected devices, vehicle telematics, material handling automation.

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