Keeping in Sync when the Weather Doesn’t

The holiday season means something different to everyone, however this year it meant severe winter weather for much of the United States. Three days before Christmas a winter storm bearing the moniker Gemini tore its way through the central and southern states,  bringing with it tornados and wind gusts that damaged homes, uprooted trees  and […] Read more »

Get to Know Sapling

  For the past 20 years, Sapling has been designing, engineering and manufacturing synchronized clock systems for many types of industries, including education, healthcare, transportation and even corporate offices (plus many more!).  We have 20 years of history – that’s a lot to catch up on. One way to get to know Sapling and our […] Read more »

Don’t Worry About Us

Usually around this time of year, people are extremely busy and it’s not always work related. With the end of the year approaching, the impending holidays and coordinating family and friend gatherings, things can get quite hectic. During these hectic times, the last thing you need is to worry about is if the equipment in […] Read more »

Sapling: Driving Innovation

Innovation, which is defined as the act or process of introducing new ideas, devices or methods, is what drives the future of technology. In the past decade, we have seen true innovation in the field of technology, which can be seen in several different ways. Every year, there have been greater and greater strides in […] Read more »

Happy Thanksgiving!

Every fourth Thursday in the month of November, family and friends from all across the United States of America gather together around dining room tables, kitchen counters or in front of the television, in honor of the national holiday of Thanksgiving. This holiday celebrates people joining together to break bread with one another. We continue […] Read more »

Sapling at the Station

Commercial broadcasting began in the U.S. in the 1920s and has drastically evolved since then. There are seemingly endless radio stations that feature a variety of music and/or talk shows. During my mornings, I flip between “Mike and Mike” on ESPN radio and the “Big Philly Show” on Wired 96.5. The two radio segments are […] Read more »

The Sapling Advantage

Home field advantage gives any team the upper hand. With the exception of the Philadelphia Eagles, who have won one home game in the last year, playing at home gives your squad the upper hand on their competitors. When a team plays in their home stadium, they feel more comfortable. It is a more familiar […] Read more »

Adjusting Frequencies

The Sapling Company has been engineering and manufacturing synchronized clock systems for over two decades. One of our most popular synchronized clock systems is our wireless clock system, which encompasses a master clock and multiple secondary clocks. The secondary clocks receive the time signal wirelessly from the master clock to display the accurate time, correcting […] Read more »

The Balancing Act: Transportation

The Balancing Act Series has returned for yet another exciting installment. This week’s endeavor will show us how Sapling’s TalkBack clock system can help airport professionals in the transportation industry better balance their daily tasks. An airport manager has a multitude of daily tasks that can be made easier with a system from Sapling. An […] Read more »

Customization Nation

No matter the product, everyone has different tastes and styles they prefer. Because of this, people really enjoy the ability to customize the items they purchase to meet these preferences. Giving customers the option to personalize their product or service has benefited many different companies in many different industries. Let’s take the shoe industry as […] Read more »

Happy Veteran’s Day from Sapling!

Every year, we come together as a nation to even further recognize and pay tribute to the veterans of our country. The sacrifices that they have made during their time in service have provided freedoms that are far too often taken for granted.  Veterans Day is the official United States holiday honoring those who have […] Read more »

Daylight Savings With Sapling

The idea for Daylight Saving Time first began with Benjamin Franklin. He is credited with conceiving Daylight Saving for the purpose of preserving energy. Although, it was not Franklin who first put his own idea into action. The emperor of Germany during World War 1, Kaiser Wilhelm II, first implemented Franklin’s idea of Daylight Saving […] Read more »

The Balancing Act: Education

The Balancing Act Series will delve into how Sapling’s synchronized clock systems can help professionals in several different industries better balance their daily tasks. Educational facilities can become chaotic at times with all of the different activities transpiring throughout the day. Maintaining a certain level of organization can be challenging for the faculty and staff […] Read more »

Keeping Facility Maintenance in Check

Facility management can become an enormous task for anyone. There are so many factors to consider when having to manage the equipment in a venue. Facility managers are associated with many different types of facilities, including schools, stadiums, convention centers, offices, shopping complexes, hospitals and many more. One of the major issues that facility managers […] Read more »

Happy National Clock Month

The month of October is National Clock Month and its one of our most favorite months here at The Sapling Company! The month is a time to celebrate clocks and to realize the impact that clocks have on our daily lives, which we can sometimes take for granted. In honor of National Clock Month, we […] Read more »