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Unformatted text preview: packages are and what time they depart and arrive. UPS saved money with the new devices because increased productivity will save them a third of what it would have cost UPS when they were using the older devices. They will also saved money by the decreased amount of repair costs and spare equipment purchases that they had with the new devices. Previously, UPS had some unforeseen expenses that cost them million of dollars when they were using their old devices with the linking cable. There were many times when the cables were disconnected from the devices and productivity stopped. This resulted in purchasing more spare cables and their maintenance workers spending more time on fixing the devices. Now that these new devices are wireless, UPS will not be experiencing these million dollar unforeseen expenses....
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- Spring '08