Yearly Archives: 2011


Yodel introduces catalogue tracking innovation

Yodel is launching an innovative catalogue tracking tool called Houndit to enhance its end-to-end parcel tracking system, providing retail clients with peace of mind that sales collateral is reaching the correct households ’Houndit for Catalogues’ was jointly developed and implemented by Yodel and mobile solutions provider Skillweb to enable the cost effective means of tracking, […]


IT can double patient contact time

HSJ Online I 11 JULY, 2011|BY THE PRESS ASSOCIATION I Patient contact time can be doubled among frontline community health teams by moving to modern computing systems, researchers have found. They said this can be achieved through simple changes. For instance, a clinician can save an average of 10 miles’ driving per day by not […]


Postea and Skillweb Provide Tracking System for Singapore Post

Postea, the technology solutions provider for the postal, mailing and logistics industry, has teamed up withSkillweb to develop a next-generation item tracking solution. Under the agreement, the PostMarque™ system will utilise Skillweb’s proven solution Houndit™ hosted within a cloud computing environment to replace business critical item tracking systems within Singapore Post before being offered to other postal operations. Skillweb and Postea have […]


Paul Ridden of Skillweb says Royal Mail Closures are Opportunities for Carriers

Does the increasing pace of UK Royal Mail delivery sorting office closures open up opportunities for entrepreneurial carriers? The Royal Mail said the closures are the result of the wider issue of declining numbers of posted mail caused by the boom in emails and online correspondence. Across the UK, people are sending 16 million fewer letters […]


Postea and Skillweb Provide Tracking System for Singapore Post

Postea, the technology solutions provider for the postal, mailing and logistics industry, has teamed up withSkillweb to develop a next-generation item tracking solution. Under the agreement, the PostMarque™ system will utilise Skillweb’s proven solution Houndit™ hosted within a cloud computing environment to replace business critical item tracking systems within Singapore Post before being offered to other postal operations. Skillweb and Postea have […]


Royal Mail Closures are Opportunities for Carriers says Paul Ridden of Skillweb

Does the increasing pace of UK Royal Mail delivery / sorting office closures open up opportunities for entrepreneurial carriers? The Royal Mail said the closures are the result of the wider issue of declining numbers of posted mail caused by the boom in emails and online correspondence. Across the UK, people are sending 16 million fewer […]


BT targets cost and carbon efficiency savings with upgrade to transport management system

BT Supply Chain Partners (BT SCP) has teamed up with mobile solutions provider Skillweb to upgrade its existing transport management system that is used to distribute over 20,000 parts each day to 22,000 engineers. The enhanced system, utilising Skillweb’s proven Houndit mobile communication solution, will replace existing distribution processes and is designed to enable the […]


BT Achieves Supply Chain Optimisation With Help From Skillweb

BT has optimised its supply chain operation with help from mobile solutions provider Skillweb to achieve significant cost savings and a reduction in carbon emissions. Utilising a transport management solution developed and supported by Skillweb, BT has been able to restructure its operational infrastructure over the past 6 months to reduce its transport fleet operation […]


Community Health teams can boost patient care efficiency using mobile IT according to new study.

Frontline community health teams can double patient contact time by implementing job scheduling and adopting more efficient ways of capturing information according to a new study into the use of mobile computing technology in the NHS. The research, undertaken jointly by the University of Reading, communications specialist Skillweb and Coventry and Warwickshire Partnership NHS Trust, […]