Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!


Ten Questions to Ask a Warehouse Management System (WMS) Vendor Before You Buy

image

These ten simple questions based on the latest WMS industry themes can help you view each vendor and their products through the same lens—ultimately helping you determine which is the best fit for your requirements.




March 04, 2011

Select a WMS provider with the attributes you need…now and for the future In order to protect and grow your business and reduce risk, you need to select a supply chain management software (SCM) vendor with all the key functionality your industry requires—as well as room for growth and evolution of your individual business. But how do you cut through all the typical software marketing-eze and endless feature/function lists to make sure you choose the right one? Is this the proverbial mission impossible?

Never fear. Some WMS software vendors may look similar on the surface, but this set of ten questions based on the latest WMS industry themes can help you view each vendor and their products through the same lens—ultimately helping you determine which is the best fit for your requirements.


Download this paper:
Ten Questions to Ask a Warehouse Management System (WMS) Vendor Before You Buy
Sponsored by:
image
* Indicates a required field
*Email:
*First Name:
*Last Name:
*Title:
*Company:
*Country:
*Address 1:
Address 2:
*City:
*State:
Province/Region:
*Zip/Postal Code:
*Phone Number:
Save my data on this computer (do not use on public/shared computers)

Subscribe to Logistics Management magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Get timely insider information that you can use to better manage your
entire logistics operation.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

The trend of rising weekly diesel prices remains intact, with the Department of Energy’s Energy Information Administration (EIA) reporting this week that the average price per gallon of diesel gasoline increased 1 cent to $2.914 per gallon.

When the United States House of Representatives last week voted extend current law and authorizes surface transportation programs through the end of July by a steep margin, it was widely expected that the United States Senate and follow their lead. That is exactly what happened on Friday, May 22, with the measures headed to President Obama to be signed into law.

For the month of April, Cass and Avondale found that truckload rates in April, which measures truckload linehaul rates paid during the month, were up 3.8 percent annually, while intermodal dropped 1.9 percent annually during the same period.

Following the Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) signing off on ratifying a new five-year contract with the International Longshore & Warehouse Union (ILWU) on May 20, the ILWU followed suite on May 22, saying that 82 percent of its longshore worker members voted to ratify the tentative contract agreement between the parties that was reached on February 22.

Straying from its typical seasonal trajectory, United States-bound waterborne shipments dipped from March to April, according to data recently issued by Panjiva, an online search engine with detailed information on global suppliers and manufacturers.

Article Topics

Whitepaper · WMS · Highjump Software · All topics

Comments

Post a comment
Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA