Every error in your warehouse has an impact on profitability. The average industry picking error rate is between 1% – 2%. This sounds like a pretty good rate until you look at the full cost of picking errors in your warehouse. One study demonstrated that each picking error costs a company $100. Multiply that amount […]
The first industrial robot was produced in 1956 and could move material 12 feet. Needless to say, the world of manufacturing robotics has developed greatly since then. While early robots were relegated to industrial manufacturing due to their safety hazards, modern distribution and manufacturing robots are smaller and can move easily around warehouses, moving, packaging,
Sage 100 supply chain automation is one aspect of business process automation, a process by which formerly manual tasks are automated to make them easier, faster, and more efficient. It’s not a new concept—consider the original manufacturing centers, the textile mills of the Industrial Revolution. By automating the “business process” of weaving cloth on looms, these
Choosing warehouse distribution software requires asking questions—a lot of questions. For example, you have to ask if the potential warehouse distribution software: Also, consider some of your company’s unique pain points. Do you handle small quantities of many SKUs? Have some items that are perishable and others that aren’t? Need to rotate your stock frequently?
Sage warehouse automation through Scanco enables you to fulfill orders more quickly and efficiently than ever before. There are two ways to automate a warehouse. You can automate the movement of goods, or you can automate the processes inside your warehouse. With Sage warehouse automation, you’ll be able to automate many of the processes inside