Increasingly high consumer expectations have led to the need for better inventory control. Consumers expect what they want to be in stock and be delivered quickly, on time, and for free. How can multichannel operations keep up? With automated inventory management software, of course! A recent article from Retail Logistics International, by Greg Henry, vice … Read moreImprove Multichannel with Better Inventory Control
Running a small business requires a lot of hard work and time, but one area that can take many entrepreneurs by surprise is the complexity of supply chain logistics. Here is some valuable advice from entrepreneurs who have navigated these challenging waters and emerged victorious. Washington-based Liberty Bottlework’s co-founder, Tim Andis, said that customizing the … Read moreLogistics Advice for Small Businesses from Experienced Entrepreneurs
Order fulfillment plays a huge role in a business’s reputation from a customer’s point of view. It’s the final link in the supply chain, and customers are generally not too forgiving when an order is incorrect or it arrives damaged or late. When everything runs smoothly and the right items arrive on time, on the … Read moreHow Can Small Businesses Reduce Pick Error Rates?
When it comes to discussing warehouse statistics, several key performance indicators are usually mentioned. These include error rates, stock movement, utilization of personnel and equipment, order duration times, just to name a few. However, what are the most important figures you need to know in order to successfully run a warehouse? Well, there are a … Read moreWarehouse Statistics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) Every Warehouse & Logistics Manager Should Be Aware Of