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ProSKU WMS gets kitted out!

The ProSKU cloud WMS continues to develop in line with marketplace expectations and to address the increasingly diverse needs found in the e-commerce sector. A recent addition to the already rounded functionality available in ProSKU is the addition of a new module for kitting.

Kitting is known by various terms including bill of materials, product assembly […]

September 21st, 2018|

Auto putaway or manual? You can’t beat the (WMS) system!

When it comes to receiving goods and looking for somewhere to put them, a modern WMS can surpass the knowledge of even your most competent warehouse operative. It can do this because it holds a map of the storage locations in your warehouse and records what’s stored in them in real time. 

This means that […]

September 17th, 2018|

ProSKU WMS to exhibit at eCommerce Expo 2018

ProSKU will be on stand E542 at eCommerce Expo 2018, 26-27 September at Olympia, London to demonstrate its cloud-hosted warehouse management system (WMS).

ProSKU WMS is a feature rich software solution that offers users effective working processes to handle all aspects of stock and location control and delivers accuracy, efficiency and discipline to the management […]

September 5th, 2018|

Cloud WMS – competing on level terms

Just as retailers have been optimising their supply chains for just-in-time and minimum inventories, so have shoppers. It seems shoppers now visit their favourite stores more frequently and buy fewer items each time, replacing the traditional weekly or fortnightly visit to the supermarket that became the established model during the 1980s. It could be that […]

August 30th, 2018|

Do I need to bar-code all my products in order to use a warehouse management system (WMS)?

This is a common misconception among those unfamiliar with such systems.

The short answer is no, you don’t, but it may depend on how you use the system. When we say ‘warehouse management system’, or WMS, we usually mean the software that does the managing in the background. The application, either locally hosted or cloud-based that […]

July 31st, 2018|

Can a WMS improve customer satisfaction?

Even if my pickers pick the order accurately can the packers miss something out or send it to the wrong address? Will a WMS help improve customer satisfaction here?

Absolutely. When used properly a WMS can improve customer satisfaction if this is being affected by inaccuracy in either picking or packing.

As with many software solutions, effectiveness […]

May 24th, 2018|

ProSKU to be showcased at WTG Live – 13 June 2018

The next Warehouse Technology Group (WTG) open day is being held on Wednesday 13 June 2018. Themed The Smart Warehouse it will offer a unique combination of keynote presentations, live demonstrations, advice clinics and networking for logistics and warehousing professionals plus established and growing e-retailers.

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This year, Bruno Pinheiro our National Sales […]

May 10th, 2018|

ProSKU Android App offers true picking flexibility for e-commerce operations

The recently released handheld Android APP from ProSKU provides extensive picking flexibility for e-commerce and e-fulfilment operations. Although such flexibility has long been available in enterprise level WMS systems, existing handheld applications in the e-commerce sector have, and still tend to be, the more basic ‘bolt-on’ type scan and pick solutions.

The design of the ProSKU […]

May 8th, 2018|

Too small for a WMS?

Warehouse Management Systems are for big companies? Are we too small?

The answer to this question is both ‘Yes’ and ‘No’.

If the cost of a warehouse management system (WMS) is totally out of proportion to the size of your business and would take many months to implement then the answer is probably ‘Yes’.  

But if […]

April 27th, 2018|

Where does a warehouse management system (WMS) fit in my operation?

For anyone storing and handling a significant amount of stock, and employing more than 2-3 people on related activity, there’s a good chance they would benefit from using a WMS. What they may not realise is what it can do for them.

A WMS is all about managing physical stock better. But it’s also about managing […]

April 3rd, 2018|