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Provia Tackles RFID in a Twofold Manner Part Seven: WMS Market Impact
Since the warehouse is no longer merely a static storage facility, it now has to use real time data to closely match supply to demand, eliminate the need to

kits and combos  as BOMs creation for kits, assembly work plan and instructions, kit assembly user dialogs, kit-to-stock, kit-to-order, de-kitting, special packaging and labeling, accessories (non-stock items) processing, and reporting of completions against manufacturing steps, so that the enterprises can postpone the production of their finished goods and decrease their own costs. Products such as cans or bags of food; boxes of cigarettes or candies; bottles of pills or drinks; or luxury watches and giftware usually

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kits and combos  only the components of kits and assemblies sold or transferred, not the kits and assemblies themselves. If finished kits and assemblies are included in the numerator of the inventory turnover equation, these products would be double counted (once as components and again as finished products). Again, the distributor would be exaggerating the inventory turnover rate. Return on Investment Many companies are fixated on the goal of maximizing inventory turnover. However, higher margins can make a Read More

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