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Here's How Fulfillment Centers Make Shipping Stupid By Making It Smart

We received a letter from J., who designs order fulfillment systems for a living. We would call him a “Stupid Shipping Gang Kingpin,” but that’s not really fair: he says that he does his best to make the system less stupid. 692 more words


How New Star Handles a Special Spike in Order Volume

 Valentines Day and Mothers Day are the two biggest “Flower Holidays” of the year and are both loved and hated by florists everywhere.  They love them because they represent a substantial percentage of their annual sales – thirty to forty percent. 673 more words


Are Manufacturers Ready For eCommerce?

Manufacturers who are willing to sell online, should understand that they don’t need to become web merchants, but instead step into the shoe of a retailer. 511 more words

Inventory Management Software

What is enterprise resource planning (ERP)?

What is enterprise resource planning (ERP)?ERP is a software system designed to help companies manage the key components of their businesses. A shop floor manager may check into ERP to check the status of a production order. 1,039 more words


Procurement App in the era of disruptive technology

Mobile apps are trending in all aspects of business; and any opportunity to conduct business operations including procurement and supply chain management are being developed. Although the current phase of upgrades turn out to be expensive 3 out of every 10 organizations is looking to deploy mobile apps for procurement in the coming months. 218 more words