Blog - The Platform for the Frontline Workforce

Learning Every Day

Posted by Peter Price, CEO, Webalo on May 12, 2020 6:00:00 AM

On September 10, 2001, I became a founder of my third software company. The next day, as I came to learn that the world had changed forever, I experienced one of the key lessons that many founders learn on their journey to build a new venture—despite what you think you know, there always comes a moment when you realize you know very little.

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Tags: business intelligence, real-time supply chain, frontline workforce, digital transformation, Industry 4.0, workflow automation, connected worker

3 ways to meet the challenges of supply chain management

Posted by Maryanne Steidinger on Sep 16, 2019 7:20:00 AM

What's the single biggest challenge of supply chain management? Well, it depends on your view of the business. Webalo believes it's the end to end visibility of the supply chain--in other words, understanding the cause and effect of activities that may occur to impact supply chain performance: whether it's insufficient incoming supply, unexpected performance within manufacturing (low yields, quality issues, equipment downtime) or problems downstream (within the warehouse or in transportation--either orders not being delivered, or incorrect orders being shipped).  

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Tags: frontline worker, real-time supply chain, digital transformation

Enabling digital transformation for your frontline workers

Posted by Peter Price, CEO, Webalo on Aug 13, 2019 8:38:00 AM

Visit an industrial plant - a mine, power generation plant or manufacturing facility for example - and automation, mechanical and digital, is everywhere. Millions of dollars are invested in machinery, robotics, enterprise and industrial software systems that run and operate a plant. However, chat with the workforce, the frontline workers themselves, and you’ll find that they’re largely disconnected from all of this automation – when they do their job, it's paper, voice or experience-based and rarely digitized.

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Tags: no-code app generation platform, real-time supply chain, frontline workforce, digital transformation, Industry 4.0