Distributor McLane Company Saves Thousands of Dollars Annually by Using RFID and IBM WebSphere Technology in Its Supply Chain
Serving over 60,000 customer locations worldwide, McLane Company is one of the leading distribution and logistics companies in the United States. McLane sought an IT services provider to help it cut the unnecessary costs of replacing lost totes. McLane chose the IBM Global Technology Services and IBM Software Services for WebSphere - Lab Services teams to design, procure, install and configure a Radio Frequency IDentification (RFID) solution to track its incoming and outgoing totes. The benefits of deploying IBM solutions were anticipates saving hundreds of thousands of dollars annually by only replacing totes when necessary.