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Automatic Identification and Its Role in Warehouse Management

Automatic Identification and Its Role in Warehouse Management What is Auto-ID or automatic identification? Auto-ID or automatic identification refers to the identification process of the appropriate stock keeping units (SKU) during a supply chain process, using technologies such as RFID, barcodes etc. Automatic identification technologies improve the accuracy of the SKU identification process up to …

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Order Picking Methodologies

Order Picking Methodologies Order picking is one of the most important processes in warehouse operations. This is because order picking can contribute almost 40 % to 50 % of operation cost incurred by the warehouse in comparison to receiving, storage and shipping processes. Also, order picking has a direct relation to customer satisfaction. The more …

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Maintaining the Competitive Edge with IT

Maintaining the Competitive Edge with IT ERP, Barcoding, Transport Management Systems (TMS), Track and Trace solutions have been the growth enablers and key differentiators over the past decade. With these technologies now being part of the basic package for even new players, how can businesses maintain their competitive edge? How can the industry maintain the …

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9 Reason selecting PALMS™ Warehouse Management System

9 Reason selecting PALMS™ Warehouse Management System Provides configurable Supply Chain processes required by companies to provide better customer service and control operational costs. Highly advanced logic based stock put away, collection and intelligent direct stock movement features in PALMS™ helps dramatically control labor costs and space utilization. The solution based on its Service Oriented …

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What the Data Says – Decoding the Data Deluge

What the Data Says – Decoding the Data Deluge Why is data so important when it comes to warehouse or supply chain management? What role does data and information play in effective supply chain and warehouse management? The obvious answer is that the right data and information helps in improving the organization’s decision making and …

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Supply Chain Systems – Extending it to Customers and Suppliers

Supply Chain Systems – Extending it to Customers and Suppliers Extended Supply Chain Systems – the need of the hour Supply Chain Systems today have become powerful with the advent and increase in use of the internet. Back in the 80’s the systems data usage and analytics was restricted and disparate in nature. Systems were …

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Why Warehouse Management System?

Why Warehouse Management System? It is not so easy to manage warehouse operations. It includes efficient utilization of man-power, equipment & space and at the same time reduce the inventory carrying cost – all of which helps to run a profitable business in today’s competitive business environment. It looks simple in theory. But in reality, …

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Supply Chain Management – The weakest link in India’s ambitious National Food Security Bill

Supply Chain Management – The weakest link in India’s ambitious National Food Security Bill The recent National Food Security Bill 2013 which was passed by way of an Ordinance in the parliament is no small feat undertaken by the Government of India. This bill promises subsidized food grains to nearly 68% of India’s 1.2 Billion …

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