SmarTalk – September 2018

Welcome to the September 2018 edition of TBS SmarTalk. In this edition we explore how voice-driven technology is driving business through the latest frontier, we talk about how we teamed up with Shell UK to create a solution to digitise its existing platform inspection regime, and read the latest news on our ground breaking soil moisture testing solution.

SmarTalk – September 2018

Welcome to the September 2018 edition of TBS SmarTalk. In this edition we explore how voice-driven technology is driving business through the latest frontier, we talk about how we teamed up with Shell UK to create a solution to digitise its existing platform inspection regime, and read the latest news on our ground breaking soil moisture testing solution.

TBS rolls out in UAE and Qatar

We have successfully delivered our first solution for Interserve International into the Middle East. The rollout of the TaskMaster solution has so far been in the UAE and Qatar, both new markets for TBS.  It allows over 125 Interserve technicians to perform planned and reactive maintenance for their Alshaya contract. Alshaya franchise nearly 90 of … Continue reading TBS rolls out in UAE and Qatar »

FM focus: Technology is the saviour of post-Brexit Britain

TBS Managing Director Steve Reynolds says companies must embrace the new digital landscape… It’s been a decade since the global recession and those that survived came out of it leaner and sharper. Yet we are again plunged into a time of uncertainty, a time where businesses are reporting a large increase in people costs. Facility … Continue reading FM focus: Technology is the saviour of post-Brexit Britain »

SmarTalk – June 2018

Welcome to the June 2018 edition of TBS SmarTalk. In This Edition: Facilities Management – we focus on how companies must react  to Brexit and the changes that are coming to the industry Case study – TBS teams up with Mitie and Samsung to deliver FM solutions Our new 3-step  Advice Line TBS rolls out … Continue reading SmarTalk – June 2018 »

SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected

Welcome to Smartalk, the latest newsletter from TBS that keeps you connected. This month we concentrate on the transformational effect data can have on business. Outlining 10 elements of our online Management Console tool, that supports and visualises real-time data, we highlight the power that data and Management Console will have on your business to: … Continue reading SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected »

SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected

Welcome to Smartalk; the latest newsletter from TBS that keeps you connected. This month, we focus on some of the pressing questions relating to the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With the imminent arrival of the General Data Protection Regulation, and the penalties incumbent, we were alarmed to see that 61% of organisations, … Continue reading SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected »

SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected

Welcome to Smartalk, the latest newsletter from TBS that keeps you connected. Each month we will bring you the recent updates from TBS and explore the digital technologies that will shape the business of the future. This month we focus on public services, specifically: Healthcare; and Transport As consumer-based services, it is exciting to see … Continue reading SmarTalk – Keeping You Connected »

The Future of Transport

The transport industry is under great pressure to deliver a quality, cost effective service in what are difficult times. Not only this, there is an expectation for businesses to do more to encourage growth and deliver results. Passenger journeys in 2015/16 grew to: 238 million journeys in the aviation sector 252 million journeys on light … Continue reading The Future of Transport »

iLINKS Innovations

At the annual iLINKS Innovations Conference, Samsung and TBS delivered an informative presentation on Smart Healthcare; exploring the challenges faced by the NHS and identifying how enabling technologies can be used to provide transformational change. The session opened by detailing the challenges in the healthcare sector, with an emphasis on doing more with less and … Continue reading iLINKS Innovations »

June Newsletter – What’s New with TBS?

  In the latest newsletter from TBS, we reflect on our recent participation at Samsung’s Futurescape event and look at the latest plugin for our TaskMaster Platform, the Internet of Things (IoT). To view June’s Newsletter, please click here.  To sign up to receive future newsletters, please email Rebecca.evans@tbsmobility.com

Futurescape: Today into Tomorrow

TBS are pleased to have supported Samsung at their latest Futurescape event, Today into Tomorrow. Held in London, Futurescape provided industry leaders with a glimpse into their future. TBS exhibited across multiple experiential zones, demonstrating how businesses could adopt enabling digital technologies to transform their businesses. TBS showcased a range of technologies, within the Wasted … Continue reading Futurescape: Today into Tomorrow »

May Newsletter – What’s New with TBS?

In the latest newsletter from TBS, we concentrate on productivity in the workplace. Featuring our article inspired by the Stoddart Review, we look at TM Locate, that provides visibility of your workforce and what they are doing, and look at the latest technology from Samsung, the DeX docking station. We also welcome Paul McGreggor, our new Customer Service Manager. To view our Newsletter … Continue reading May Newsletter – What’s New with TBS? »

TBS Welcome New Customer Service Manager

TBS are pleased to welcome Paul McGregor as our new Customer Service Manager. Bringing to TBS a wealth of experience within mobile software and customer experience, Paul will ensure a quality level of service is delivered to our customers. Paul commented “I am pleased to be working here at TBS as Customer Service Manager. TBS … Continue reading TBS Welcome New Customer Service Manager »

Where are your Workforce?

Where are your workforce? Are they doing as expected? Is your exhaustive planning paying off? Traditional tracking and location tools have tended to focus on the vehicle rather than the fieldworker, creating ambiguity when it comes to the exact location and current activity of each individual. TBS’s TaskMaster Platform underpins proactive monitoring and management of … Continue reading Where are your Workforce? »

Samsung DeX – Turning any Place into a Workplace

Technology has become the great enabler of our workplace. Workers no longer need to have a specific work location to carry out their operations and meet their goals. The latest release from Samsung looks set to be a game changer for those workers who are not confined to the office. The Samsung DeX lets you … Continue reading Samsung DeX – Turning any Place into a Workplace »

Transform the Workplace

TBS are pleased to have supported industry partner Vodafone at their recent thought leadership event, Transform the Workplace. Hosted at The Brewery in London, the event brought together industry experts who examined the role technology plays in achieving workplace transformation; delivering invaluable insight into the ways businesses could harness technology within their workplace to improve efficiencies. Steve … Continue reading Transform the Workplace »

Mobilise Your Workforce

Mobilise Your Workforce events, hosted by TBS, provide an unrivalled opportunity to spearhead a competitive edge by empowering businesses to harness the latest mobile technology. Bringing together leading experts from the world of mobile and across industry, Mobilise Your Workforce events are synonymous with best practice insider knowledge and innovative real-world use cases. Mobile technology … Continue reading Mobilise Your Workforce »

Improving Workplace Efficiency

The Stoddart Review published in December 2016, raises awareness among business leaders of the importance of the workplace and the effect it has – both positive and negative – on the performance of the workforce. The Review aims to encourage executive leadership teams to investigate how well their workplaces are contributing to the success of … Continue reading Improving Workplace Efficiency »

2017 Digital Predictions

As in previous years, we have examined some of the technology trends of 2016 and made some predictions on how key enabling and emerging technologies will be used by innovative businesses in 2017. There have been some significant triggers here in the UK that will drive the adoption of technology in 2017.  These have recently … Continue reading 2017 Digital Predictions »

A New Kind of Change for the Financial Industry

Gartner highlighted 2016 as a year that would deliver transformational change for the financial industry; driven by digital technologies and new business models. As an industry that have historically been reluctant to change, the idea of digital technologies may at first seem daunting. But as we edge towards the close of 2016, the opportunity technology … Continue reading A New Kind of Change for the Financial Industry »

On Board with Innovation at Go Ahead’s IT Day

Last week at the Public Transport Providers IT Day, TBS helped deliver Go Ahead’s vision of ‘a world where every journey is taken care of’. Held at the London Transport Museum, in conjunction with key partner Vodafone, TBS inspired change for the transportation industry, identifying how this industry will be driven to achieve enhanced efficiencies … Continue reading On Board with Innovation at Go Ahead’s IT Day »

IoT in the Enterprise: A Pragmatic Approach

At the recent Empowering People with Technology Event hosted in conjunction with Samsung and Mitie, TBS brought together a line-up of elite industry experts who examined how consumer technology could be harnessed as part of a business’s mobile strategy. Rob Bamforth, Principal Analyst at Quocirca, delivered an informative session on ‘The Industrialisation of IoT and … Continue reading IoT in the Enterprise: A Pragmatic Approach »

TBS encourage inspirational change at the Empowering People with Technology Symposium

TBS encouraged inspirational change last week at the Empowering People with Technology Symposium 2016. In conjunction with key partners Mitie and Samsung, TBS brought together a line-up of elite industry experts who examined the opportunities that mobile, wearable, IoT and cloud based technologies posed to business. Held at the Kings Place in London, the packed auditorium were … Continue reading TBS encourage inspirational change at the Empowering People with Technology Symposium »

Dixons Carphone, Samsung and TBS shortlisted for Retail Week Awards

Europe’s leading specialist electrical and telecommunications retailer has been shortlisted for the Retail Week Technology Awards. Dixons Carphone with Samsung and TBS, are finalists in the Retail Week Technology Awards, Innovation of the Year category, for their Colleague Smart Watch. With a core retail business as the largest multi-channel specialist electrical and telecommunications retailer in Europe, … Continue reading Dixons Carphone, Samsung and TBS shortlisted for Retail Week Awards »

CD Fleet Services Drivers Now “Fully Connected” with TaskMaster

CD Auctions Fleet Services equips its in-house transport drivers with 4G android based smartphones and TBS TaskMaster to improve collection and delivery services to its rapidly expanding customer base. Reporting on fleetpoint.org, it was confirmed that the TBS TaskMaster software, operated through the smartphones, will offer a wide range of benefits to CD Fleet Services … Continue reading CD Fleet Services Drivers Now “Fully Connected” with TaskMaster »

Managed Mobility Demystified

Leading mobility solutions provider, TBS have launched their new website to better explain TBS’s TaskMaster Platform and the world of managed mobility solutions. “A new website to deliver a clearer understanding of the functionally rich and sector specific solutions created using the TaskMaster Managed Mobility Platform” is the message from David Dean, TBS Director. TBS … Continue reading Managed Mobility Demystified »