The warehouse management system (WMS) concept has matured into a collection of time-tested technologies that reduce inventory costs and increase overall inventory management efficiencies. By implementing WMS technology, organizations can achieve a higher return on their software dollars and provide better service to their customers. A WMS can provide organizations with tangible benefits that improve warehouse operations without adding headcount.
inquiries on customer counts
many times you receive inquiries about the status of shipments. How much time do you spend researching such inquiries? Let's say that 10% of your shipments trigger a phone call and you get 25 per day. If you spend 10 minutes on each one, you are spending 250 minutes x 22 workdays or 5,500 minutes/month, which comes to 92 hours a month. At $20/ hr that equals $1,840 a month or $22,080 a year. Sage Accpac WMS linked with Sage Accpac Exchange, an Internet-based EDI system, can automate the process of