According to the Logistics Management Technology Usage Study, 50 percent of logistics operations are currently using a Warehouse Management System (WMS) and 44% of those not using one plan to purchase in the next 12 months. Whether you are currently using a WMS and looking to upgrade, plan to purchase one, or are still unsure of the benefits, there are many things that should be taken into consideration to assure your Warehouse operations align with your business goals and if a WMS is right for you. We have outlined below some of the key benefits to implementing a Warehouse Management System into your operations.
A Warehouse Management System (WMS) is used to help companies control the movement of storage of materials within a warehouse. Some of the top benefits to a WMS include:
Inventory Management – The first and probably biggest benefit to having a WMS is full visibility into your inventory. Gone are the days when you had to have an operator manually determine what your inventorycontinue reading →