Current news, information and trends on warehouse management systems including software, strategies, operations, best practices, and lean warehousing.
Posted 10/01 · 12:16 PM · MMH Editorial
Buoyed by emerging market growth, demand for add-on functionalities, and its certain move to the cloud, the warehouse management systems market is posting double-digit growth. But is this just a post-recession bounce?
Posted 08/09 · 02:06 AM · LM Editorial
In its report, entitled “Warehouse Management Systems Worldwide Outlook,” ARC noted that WMS revenues for add-on functionality like labor management systems and warehouse analytics have been growing at impressive rates.
Posted 08/07 · 02:11 PM · MMH Editorial
The Warehouse Management System (WMS) market saw significant growth in 2011, increasing by 10%, according to data from Dedham, Mass.-based ARC Advisory Services.
Posted 08/01 · 12:00 AM · MMH Editorial
Without question, Tier 1 systems have their place. But for conventional warehouses, a mid-tier solution may get the job done.
Posted 06/01 · 10:15 AM · LM Editorial
Today’s warehouse management systems (WMS) come with sophisticated rules and logic, real-time seamless integration to aligned business applications, and effortless interfaces to automated equipment and mobile technology. But why are we still not putting these capabilities to work?
Posted 05/01 · 09:37 PM · MMH Editorial
In our annual software survey, Modern readers tell us that they’re are torn between embracing change and riding out older technologies.
Posted 05/01 · 09:36 PM · MMH Editorial
Provider of outdoor gear and apparel, Moosejaw takes a bite out of indoor warehouse and order inefficiencies with a new cloud-based warehouse management system that also reduced labor costs by 20%.
Posted 05/01 · 09:34 PM · MMH Editorial
GMI Distribution implements a robust, on-demand warehouse management system to track inventory and provide its 3PL customers with 24/7 visibility into inventory and transactions.
Posted 05/01 · 07:00 PM · LM Editorial
Five leading technology analysts explore the roles ERP, business analytics (BI), RFID, TMS, and social media are playing to help logistics professionals capture and utilize data to improve supply chain visibility—and their careers.
Posted 05/01 · 06:45 PM · LM Editorial
This year’s findings indicate a leveling off from last year’s welcome spike, but also indicate a higher overall investment by those firms that are buying new or upgrading software. For 2012, the market appears to be progressing on a slow-and-steady growth path that isn’t expected to let up anytime soon.