Many companies still work with paper-based warehouse processes today. But manually posting movements of goods and updating inventories by hand carries a high risk of error. Growing inventories and a lack of structure at the warehouse often result in lengthy and complicated warehouse processes. Questions such as “Where can I find the goods delivered yesterday?”, “How much material do we actually have left in stock?” and “Why is my item not where it should be?” are commonplace.
Such questions are no longer necessary with warehouse management software, because all information relating to your warehouse processes is digital and centrally retrievable. A company’s entire intralogistics can be error-free and efficient if all movements of goods and inventories are seamlessly connected. Stock movements become traceable, processes are optimized, and digital solutions, such as the use of barcode scanners to record inventories in the WMS, ensure greater process reliability. This new transparency and structure within the warehouse processes makes work much easier for you and your warehouse personnel. As a result, you will save time and money, and increase the efficiency and productivity of your company.