PC Connection to Lay Off 125

| Paul Miller

Merrimack, NH–PC Connection, a $1.45 billion computer cataloger, said on March 28 that it was eliminating 125 jobs, or 7.5% of its workforce, taking

Digging Tunnels

| David Pluviose

A network security system consisting solely of firewalls and anti-virus software is no longer viable, according to a report titled, eSecurity: Removing

Good & Plenty

| MCM staff

When you’re angling for a bigger piece of the pie, it’s just plain frustrating when the plate is out of reach. But when the product you need is missing from its pick slot, it’s a recipe for DC disaster.

Puttin’ On the Ritz

| David Pluviose

You may not be running a five-star restaurant, but you’re no less subject to customer service imperatives than the toniest of matre d’s. In today’s competitive

PC Sales Byte the Dust

| Moira Cotlier

Programmer’s Paradise has seen a shift in buying habits among its core audience of software developers.Without question, computer manufacturers have been

Lew Waddey on Outsourcing

| MCM staff

Poor service is the inevitable result if you fail to take the time to manage the third-party fulfillment (3PF) selection process properly.

MANY (unhappy) RETURNS

| MCM staff

Ever think trying to return something to an online retailer is just not worth the trouble? You’re not alone. In a recent survey by PricewaterhouseCoopers,

Topless Towers

| MCM staff

Now that President Bush has made it OK to mention matters of faith in public, maybe it’s time to sermonize a bit and denounce pride. Medieval Christian

Cyber Patrol

| David Pluviose

What are your employees most likely to do when no one’s looking? Surf porn sites on the Web Send chain e-mails to co-workers Make personal long-distance