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  • Command Alkon Congratulates NRMCA Excellence in Quality Winners

    Command Alkon Congratulates NRMCA Excellence in Quality Winners

    Winning producers are chosen for demonstrating that they follow and exceed quality management principles over a broad range of activities from commitment to quality, materials management...

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  • The Path To Success Begins with College….Or Trade School?

    The Path To Success Begins with College….Or Trade School?

    In the Construction industry specifically, 78% of firms hope to expand their headcount in 2019; however 70% admit that they’re struggling to find qualified workers. To find out what the deal is with..

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  • Don’t Underestimate the Impact of Under-utilization

    Don’t Underestimate the Impact of Under-utilization

    The industry average utilization of a truck fleet is 50%, per Fleet Owner magazine. Trucks sitting at your production facility or on the jobsite can be costly. The key is to keep trucks moving by...

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  • Improve Accuracy, Speed, and Safety for Drivers

    Improve Accuracy, Speed, and Safety for Drivers

    Wouldn’t it be valuable for drivers if they had digital tools that could capture delivery information in real-time? If they had visibility to keep track of orders and statuses? If all their paper...

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  • Worried That New Tech Will Hamper Your Driver Retention?

    Worried That New Tech Will Hamper Your Driver Retention?

    The truck driver shortage is real in 2019, and growing worse. More and more drivers reach retirement age with the average age of a commercial truck driver equaling 55 years old. According to the...

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  • Foundational Principles for Digital Transformation: Integrate Electronically with Trading Partners

    Foundational Principles for Digital Transformation: Integrate Electronically with Trading Partners

    Connecting electronically with hundreds (or even thousands) of trading partners in a cost-effective and timely manner has historically been a challenge, which is why a lot of companies have taken an..

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  • Your Slump Test Sucks – Need a Better Way to Assure a Quality Product?

    Your Slump Test Sucks – Need a Better Way to Assure a Quality Product?

    As a ready mix concrete producer, you understand that powerless feeling of having zero control over what goes on once your fresh concrete leaves the production facility...

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  • Repair Costs Are a Drag; Keep Them in Check with These 4 Tips

    Repair Costs Are a Drag; Keep Them in Check with These 4 Tips

    Anytime new equipment is purchased, there’s an understanding that it’s going to have to be replaced, or at least repaired as time goes on. It’s inevitable – but don’t freak, because it doesn’t have...

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  • Significant Growth in Spanish Construction Industry Results in A New COMMANDbatch Dealer

    Significant Growth in Spanish Construction Industry Results in A New COMMANDbatch Dealer

    With more than 10,000 concrete plants in operation, Command Alkon is definitely positioned as a leader in the market. We’re pleased to announce a representation agreement with another leading...

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  • Simplifying the Materials Receiving Process Provides Visibility to Amplify Your Operations

    Simplifying the Materials Receiving Process Provides Visibility to Amplify Your Operations

    Materials management processes need to be digitized to proactively manage project timelines and costs. By digitizing receipts, reconciling with invoices is quick, easy, and accurate. Even when...

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  • Be Nice To Your Dispatchers

    Be Nice To Your Dispatchers

    The dispatch office is the heart of every Ready Mix Producer, whether they receive that recognition or not. Their job is fast-paced, involves long hours, and several phone calls throughout the...

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  • "Understanding the True Cost of Concrete," Featured in Construction Business Owner

    "Understanding the True Cost of Concrete," Featured in Construction Business Owner

    Dale Brownbridge, Product Owner for COMMANDassurance, was featured on Construction Business Owner's web excusive content...

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  • Command Alkon Introduces supplyCONNECT Replenish to Simplify Receiving of Raw Materials for Ready Mix Producers

    Command Alkon Introduces supplyCONNECT Replenish to Simplify Receiving of Raw Materials for Ready Mix Producers

    With supplyCONNECT Replenish, material receipts are electronically transmitted to the COMMANDbatch providing visibility into future deliveries of raw materials and eliminating the errors that come...

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  • Electronic Signatures – How Valid are They?

    Electronic Signatures – How Valid are They?

    The drive to digitization of business processes creates efficiencies within your firm. As processes are automated, business operations are streamlined. With digital operations, paperwork is...

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  • Hungry for More Content? Check Out The Top 6-10 Best-Performing Blogs So Far This Year

    Hungry for More Content? Check Out The Top 6-10 Best-Performing Blogs So Far This Year

    We sorted through nearly 200 pieces of content to bring you the Top 5 yesterday, but we know our audience is itching for more. We bring you the Top 6-10 highest-performing pieces of content in 2019...

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  • Command Alkon's Top 5 Best-Performing Blogs So Far in 2019

    Command Alkon's Top 5 Best-Performing Blogs So Far in 2019

    So far this year, we’ve created 176 pieces of content for your content-consuming pleasure – some pieces more snackable and delicious than others. Since July marks the halfway point in the year...

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  • To Improve Our Quality of Life, We Must Renew And Update America’s Aging Public Infrastructure

    To Improve Our Quality of Life, We Must Renew And Update America’s Aging Public Infrastructure

    Today there is a $2 trillion infrastructure package on the line. Businesses need to step up and fight for approval of this package or we will continue to suffer the consequences of crumbling...

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  • Command Alkon Named to SDCE100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2019

    Command Alkon Named to SDCE100 Top Supply Chain Projects for 2019

    Command Alkon has been selected as a recipient of the 2019 SDCE100 Award from Supply & Demand Chain Executive, the executive's user manual for successful supply and demand chain transformation...

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  • Four Performance Areas to Improve to Survive the Next Economic Downturn

    Four Performance Areas to Improve to Survive the Next Economic Downturn

    During this time of strong economic growth, companies in the Engineering and Construction industry are hiring, getting bigger jobs, growing revenues, and gaining greater profits. Things look really...

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  • Command Alkon Featured as Construction Executive's "25 Companies Making Construction More Productive and Profitable"

    Command Alkon Featured as Construction Executive's "25 Companies Making Construction More Productive and Profitable"

    The physical supply chains across construction are intricately structured and perforated with often unseen or unnoticed complications. On a jobsite, it’s important to perform smarter, faster, safer...

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