Warehouse efficiency is one key factor in the performance and function of the supply chain. Therefore you must fully optimize and streamline your warehousing processes by implementing new technologies. By installing a system that brings significant improvements in operations, productivity and customer satisfaction, you can ensure high returns on your investment. It goes without saying that carefully choosing a warehouse management system (WMS) is not just an important step; it is also a necessity.
While selecting a WMS is not rocket science, it is not a simple process, either. Many organizations make the mistake of going into the process of selection without being fully prepared for it. If you are looking for a WMS for a new warehouse, or are seeking to upgrade your existing system, then it would do you well to ask the following questions: