Prescheduled Countdowns

In schools, keeping the student body on track is usually done with bell systems. The bells sound and students have a predetermined amount of time to travel from one class to another. The problem is that students don’t quite know how much time they have left between class periods or during their lunch break. Do […] Read more »

Security through Sapling

The news often features stories of robberies and hackers where people have lost valuable objects and information due to inadequate security. Sapling Master Clocks come with many security features, such as a real-time operating system so the code is stored in an unmodifiable flash memory. This makes it impossible to insert malicious code. The software […] Read more »

Master Clocks and Third-Party Systems

One of the many features of a Sapling master clock is the ability to interface and trigger third-party systems via programmable relays. Any Sapling 3000 Series Master Clock with relays can be programmed with schedules and events, controlling multiple devices from one location. Standard features of a Sapling Master Clock with relays include: • 4 […] Read more »

Elapsed Timers in Hospitals

In hospitals, the most common emergency situation is a “Code Blue.” This term refers to a patient that is undergoing cardiac or respiratory arrest and is in imminent danger. Nurses and doctors have mere seconds to revive the patient before permanent damage sets in, but how do they know how long a patient has been […] Read more »

Sapling is Coming to You!

Here at Sapling clocks & customers are our top priority! We thoroughly enjoy getting to meet new and current customers of Sapling! Each year we attend several trade shows both nationally and internationally, so come and meet us at one of our shows on the list below: Healthcare Facilities Symposium Hilton Orlando Sept 19-21 Booth […] Read more »

National Clock Month

Our warm summer is abruptly transforming into a brisk fall as October quickly approaches. Shorts are turning into pants, t-shirts into long-sleeves, and flip-flops into loafers and boots. This exciting month is filled with national holidays, such as: National Homemade Cookies Day (Oct. 1st) National Name Your Car Day (Oct. 2nd) National Do Something Nice […] Read more »

Art is Timeless – Personalizing Clocks

For fifty years, Laguna Beach, California, has held three well-known art festivals: Festival of Arts, Sawdust Art Festival, and Laguna Art-A-Fair. While these art shows initially began as one festival, disagreements led to separation. This year, fifty artists from the three shows united to create fifty clocks stationed all around the city, initiating the first […] Read more »

Sapling Introduces New Shorter Mounting Pole

  Sapling is pleased to introduce our new shorter mounting pole option! Working with Sapling’s digital and square analog clocks, the short pole option is ideal for low ceiling applications and facilities that utilize large equipment that could interfere with low hanging clocks. Capable of only being mounted from the ceiling, the short pole is […] Read more »

Sapling Clocks at the Olympic Village

  98 events within 7 sports. 88 different participating nations. 2,873 athletes. That was the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympic Games in a nutshell. When a city is awarded the honor of hosting the Games, a great deal of planning, construction and infrastructural upgrades need to take place in order to prepare for the influx of […] Read more »

Did You Remember to Adjust Your Clocks?

According to a national survey conducted in the Spring of 2010 by Rasmussen Reports, 83% of people knew when to move their clocks, while 27% showed up an hour early or late at least once in their lives. Here’s hoping you showed up right on time today. The only confusion I encountered this morning was […] Read more »

Sapling Spotlight: Jennifer Dooling, Business Development Representative

  With the end of February upon us, let’s wrap up the month by shining the spotlight on one of Sapling’s employees! This month, we would like to introduce you to Jennifer Dooling, Sapling’s Business Development Representative. Jennifer is relatively new to Sapling, so let’s get to know her a bit better! What do you […] Read more »

The Ultimate Guide to the Time Zone Clock – Part 3

With Part 3 of the Ultimate Guide to Sapling’s Time Zone Clock, I’d like to highlight three industries that would benefit from the addition of a Time Zone Clock. Our Zone Clock can accommodate a wide range of industries, so if you’d like me to cover any other industries, please leave a comment or leave a […] Read more »

Sapling is Hitting the Road!

Sapling is gearing up for the 2014 trade show season. We have a variety of shows on the horizon and would like to see you at one or more this year! Here at Sapling, we really enjoy getting out on the exhibit hall floor and meeting our current customers as well as potential new customers. […] Read more »

The Ultimate Guide to the Time Zone Clock – Part 2

  Sorry for the delay in posting Part 2 of our Ultimate Guide to the Time Zone Clock. Sapling’s headquarters had a power outage due to the winter weather in our area. Now that we are up and running, let’s get to it! The Sapling Advantage Sapling’s Zone Clock has many options available to choose […] Read more »