A warehouse reduces operating overheads during peak periods by up to 20% after introducing a WMS. Traditionally, warehouses have coped with busy periods by increasing labour resources – but this is expensive. Using a WMS makes a huge difference.
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Indigo WMS Solutions
Indigo is a leading European warehousing and logistics provider, implementing warehouse management software solutions for dozens of happy and referenceable customers located across the UK, Europe and beyond. Established for over 35 years, we deliver and support a total warehouse management software solution with competence, expertise and integrity in a mission critical environment. Indigo…
Jun 28, 2019 Comments (0)
For e-commerce companies, dealing with returns is a challenge. Processing goods quickly to minimise the time between them coming back to the warehouse and being available for re-sale can be a constant battle. This article explains how a WMS can help.
Nov 15, 2018 Comments (0)
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Nov 07, 2017 Comments (0)
Having a warehouse entirely run by robots is probably bit too futuristic for most manufacturers, the reality will be somewhere in between. What skills will the next generation of warehouse managers need?
Jun 27, 2017 Comments (0)
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Sep 20, 2016 Comments (0)
This article highlights 10 telltale signs that indicate when your company needs to move away from paper and invest in a warehouse management system (WMS).
Apr 08, 2016 Comments (0)
Zero inventory stock management is a key strategy for a warehouse to utilise because it significantly benefits cash flow and facilitates new business models. This article explains how it works and how manufacturers can adopt the approach.
Nov 03, 2015 Comments (0)
Self confessed Black Friday bargain hunter and Solutions Consultant at Indigo Software, Eric Carter explains the importance of setting expectations.