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Canadian companies struggle with oversight over employees’ mobile devices 

9 November 2023

By Julie Harrison  Yesterday, SOTI released its latest State of Mobility Industry Report, which explores how companies are faring with business mobility in this current era of accelerated digitalization and expanding mobile workforces. The research contained in this report was drawn from 3,650 respondents globally, and included 350 Canadian respondents.   Watch the gap  Of […]

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Join us in Saskatoon at the 2023 Supply Chain Canada National Conference!

12 October 2023

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be exhibiting at the 2023 Supply Chain Canada National Conference event in Saskatoon! Supply Chain Canada’s premier event of the year is back for 2023 as a fully in-person event. This year’s National Conference promises to be a game-changer, boasting a stellar lineup of panelists and experts who are […]

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Device as a Service (DaaS): A Q&A with Shawn Winter, CCO at PiiComm

11 October 2023

Are you curious about the future of managing your company’s mobile devices? Device as a Service (DaaS) might hold the answers! In this Q&A session, we sit down with Shawn Winter, one of PiiComm’s founders and its CCO, to delve into the exciting world of DaaS and explore why it’s becoming a hot topic in […]

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An enterprise-grade MDM platform: Is your company ready to upgrade?

13 September 2023

Most companies will hit a tipping point where the pain of not using an enterprise-grade MDM platform is greater than taking the leap to invest in one. But how do you know when your company is ready? Naturally, this kind of assessment will need to take into account your organization’s specific needs, goals, and current […]

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Join us in Ottawa at the 2023 TAC Conference & Exhibition! #TACConf

7 September 2023

We’re thrilled to announce that PiiComm will be exhibiting for the first time at the upcoming Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) Annual Conference & Exhibition. Taking place in Ottawa, with local hosts Transport Canada and the Ontario Ministry of Transportation, the conference runs from September 24 to 27 at the Shaw Centre. This year’s theme is […]

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MDM software: a tool for more than IT

25 August 2023

Mobile device management (MDM) software is a technology that IT directors and administrators use to centrally manage and control mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets, printers, and other mobile endpoints. If you’re a Director of IT, you’ve likely invested in this kind of software for several reasons, including: Security Enhancement: MDM software helps you to […]

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Green leasing for your mobile devices: Improve your ESG while enjoying the convenience of Device as a Service (DaaS)

9 August 2023

By Julie Harrison I can remember when some 20 years ago, the term “corporate social responsibility (CSR)” first started to be discussed in business meetings. It addressed a need for organizations to understand and address how their operations impacted the world around them and for private sector businesses, it was a critical departure from a […]

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Zebra releases its latest addition in the TC2x series

3 August 2023

By Jaimi Auger-Read Last week, Zebra released what I consider to be a truly revolutionary device: the Zebra TC22/TC27 mobile computer. The handheld computers in Zebra’s TC2x have been impressive from the start, but this latest addition to the series is what I have been waiting for. I often speak with small and medium sized […]

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Service with a smile: Still meaningful in an online world?

27 July 2023

By Natasha Tyner-Lewis In a world of e-commerce, chatbots, automation, and multi-tasking, does the expression “Service with a Smile” still mean anything? I believe the answer is ‘Yes’. As someone with close to 20 years in customer-facing roles, you might think I’m biased (and I am). However, I can see the quantifiable impact it makes […]

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BYOD: Top 5 challenges operations and IT teams face in today’s business environment

13 July 2023

  Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) – a corporate policy allowing employees to use their own personal devices such as smart phones and laptops, to access work-related data and applications — has become increasingly popular in the corporate world over the past few years, with some form of BYOD in practice at 83% of companies. […]

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PiiComm Recognized as CITT-Endorsed Business Partner

6 July 2023

  We’re honoured to share that at Canada’s Logistics Conference 2023, PiiComm was recognized as a CITT-Endorsed Business Partner. Founded in 1958, CITT is a non-profit association dedicated to the advancement of Canadian professionals and businesses in logistics. This CITT-Endorsed Business Partner recognition is reserved for organizations serving or in the business of transportation which […]

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Retailers must embrace hybrid shopping or risk losing market share

25 May 2023

Retailers must embrace hybrid shopping or risk losing market share A recently released research report offers valuable insights into the current state of the global retail industry and the role of technology in driving innovation and growth. Titled The Tech Effect: Strengthening the Omnichannel to Meet Consumer Demands, we PiiComm-ers were eager to dig into […]

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