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Coping with the Rush (A WMS is not just for Christmas!)

In a week or two, if not already, the majority of online retailers selling products whose sales peak at Christmas time will be hitting their busiest commercial trading period.

It’s the time of year for many such businesses when, hopefully, the advanced preparation and planning done beforehand pays off. The systems and procedures put in place […]

November 12th, 2019|

ProSKU releases enhanced App-based stock-take functionality

ProSKU WMS continues to enhance its stock management functionality to meet best practice requirements for e-commerce, fulfilment and wholesale clients. The latest release of the ProSKU App includes an improved stock-take module that maximises efficiency with real time validation and eliminates paper and manual updates. It handles pre-planned stock-takes as well as ad hoc […]

October 21st, 2019|

ProSKU to exhibit at E-Commerce Expo 2019

ProSKU are on stand N12, E-Commerce Expo 2019 to demonstrate how their cloud-hosted system can improve stock management, picking and despatch for e-commerce retailers.

The company will showcase their ProSKU system which can capture and manage multi-channel web orders, fully integrate pick and despatch operations and link to carrier selection solutions for customer delivery to streamline […]

September 3rd, 2019|

ProSKU launches new 3PL charging functions

ProSKU WMS has released a revised third party charging module providing significant enhancements aimed at the needs of its growing logistics and e-fulfilment customer base.

An automated charge calculation module with the flexibility to handle varied customer charging requirements is an essential part of any WMS solution for logistics and fulfilment providers. It allows the production […]

August 14th, 2019|

ProSKU announces two new signings

OPT Services and APD Autoparts & Diagnostics have both recently selected ProSKU to manage their stock management, warehouse and distribution operations.

Based in Ipswich, Suffolk, OPT Services supplies fibre optic cables and products to the telecommunications industry. The company was looking for a system to optimise its warehouse and logistics operations and to help streamline their […]

June 24th, 2019|

Pick up and drop pallet handling

ProSKU WMS has added new system functionality to handle ‘pick up and drop’ pallet handling, a common requirement for warehouse operators using a ‘narrow aisle’ racking configuration.  

Operation of narrow aisle racking, also sometimes called VNA (very narrow aisle) is usually managed using a specialised type of mechanical handling equipment (MHE), a narrow aisle […]

May 16th, 2019|

Can web orders be imported into a WMS for integrated stock management?

With the rapid growth in online retailer numbers as well as the development of the e-fulfilment sector, the need for logistics execution systems to connect with web marketplaces and e-commerce solutions has never been more important. ProSKU WMS is no exception, having been developed specifically for web deployment and equipped with a suite of APIs […]

February 21st, 2019|

Tradefix Direct takes on ProSKU to manage increasing volumes

Manchester-based Tradefix Direct supplies the construction and joinery trades with a range of products that includes fixings and fastenings, tools, sealants and adhesives, roofing products and ironmongery. The business was started in 2008 by managing director Paul Kershaw and has undergone significant growth since then. In 2014 after a period of successful trading and […]

February 4th, 2019|

New integrator offers cost effective marketplace integration for ProSKU

After they’ve used their mouse or fingertip to select the ‘buy now’ option, most online customers aren’t that interested in how their orders get to them. They only care how soon they’ll arrive or why, on occasions, they are delayed. But behind the scenes, several different IT platforms can be involved in the fulfilment process, […]

December 21st, 2018|

Are you asking the wrong question about WMS?

If you are asking why you need a cloud-based WMS you might be asking the wrong question…

Many smaller and growing businesses see the management of their warehouses as a necessarily evil. Chances are that the business grew out of a great idea or some passion or expertise by the founder. It is unlikely that warehouse […]

November 21st, 2018|