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Apex Hallett Materials Case Study

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The Challenge Hallett Materials wanted to shorten the timeline between order and payment to speed up cash flow and improve customer service. They needed a comprehensive ticketing solution that could help them streamline operations from the scale house back to accounts receivable and payable. The Solution Command Alkon's Apex suite of products was exactly what Hallett Materials needed to close the gap between the scale and the back office. Apex manages business processes and streamlines the check-in, loading, and ticketing of trucks while connecting sales, office, and dispatch operations to improve efficiencies. The Result In Hallett Materials' line of business, if a ticket is not signed, then that load is not getting paid for. To ensure each ticket has a signature, Apex offers a keypad that integrates directly with their scale ticketing. When the driver signs the keypad, his signature is automatically stamped on all four tickets. Now there is no debate when it comes to who is responsible for paying for the load, and Hallett Materials can produce a ticket immediately upon customer request. Hallett's scale times have drastically decreased with Apex at play. "We have been able to cut off about a RESULTS Faster Scale Time LOCATION Texas INDUSTRY Aggregates Hallett Materials, located in Porter, Texas, is a sand and gravel supplier. They have two facilities on the Trinity and the San Jacinto rivers, and a third facility in Hempstead. Hallett Materials APEX

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