- Route, accounting and distribution
Several route accounting and distribution warehousing
applications have been implemented by vendors such as Telxon and Norand.
Several vendors provide warehouse inventory
application software. Portable handheld devices, such as Symbol SPT 1500
(Palm Pilot with scanner), can scan and read inventory information from the
shelves and then upload this information to corporate systems. An example is
Bismarck Concesionnaire in Chicago who has automated inventory collection