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client

Anixter, a Fortune 500 company

Client Location

Glenview, Illinois, United States
Anixter International is a global distributor of communications and security products, electrical and electronic wire & cable
Challenges:

With more than 65,000 products in stock, Anixter has the largest and broadest wire, and cable product offering in the world, tracking the cable reel/inventory stock has become a hassle, time gets wasted in finding out the stocks in the warehouse.

Solution:

Inventory tracking system to save time and money. Wenable has learned the complexity of inventory tracking & management and has developed a mobile application Anixter Trakr that will update the inventory location in real time and put you within 15 feet of the inventory you're tracing.

Allows to add/modify iBeacons for locating the reels and displays the position of configured iBeacons on location map

Movements of the reels are automatically recorded and Geo-Stamped as a result when the technician visits the warehouse the app will direct him to the place of the cable reel/wire.

Results: The app when used

Minimizes costs: The amount invested in tracking the reel has come down to ~2% against 22% of the revenue before our solution

Saves time: Can locate the reels quickly thus saving ~30% of technician's time

Real-time tracking: Our app allows the technician track the product in warehouse and get an update in real time.