With the internet and digital technology evolving it’s not enough to do things the old way. To outrun the competition all you need to do is optimize supply chain operations to cloud and keep up with speed of your business. A faster, cost-effective, and agile warehouse is what you could get by transforming to cloud based WMS. With cloud based Warehouse Management System in place you can connect & optimize every corner of your supply chain. By using Cloud based WMS transport service providers can organize and optimize operations. The distribution centre management speeds the flow of goods and information.
Cloud warehouse management system can be accessed through a connection to the internet, the platform is managed by your vendor at all times.
The first issue presented by a non-purpose, traditional Warehouse Management System solution is scalability. Existing systems may lack the capacity to increase the number of SKUs managed, and as SKU proliferation continues, this problem will result in severe bottlenecks and delays in fulfilling orders. Meanwhile, a cloud-based WMS offers near-limitless capability, leveraging the resources and best companies for those of any size. A cloud-based WMS is more practical and remains uncomplicated for the end user.
Cyber-security is a critical component of any successful system that leverages the Internet, and the web-based capabilities of cloud-based systems require an unmatched level of cyber-security. Although cyber-security may not seem like a significant issue for the modern warehouse, cyber-security is critical to guaranteeing customer support in building brand value.
Since cloud-based vendors reside in the cloud and have significant risk to cyber-attacks, vendors have devoted millions in developing advanced cyber-security measures, so your company can effectually take advantage of cyber-security initiatives and protocols without the investment and development costs of implementing cyber-security measures in your enterprise.
In the contemporary world, the capabilities of a cloud based Warehouse Management System have merged with a Warehouse Execution Systems (WES), Warehouse Control Systems (WCS), and other types of systems used to manage supply chain functions. A cloud-based system allows companies to take advantage of multiple system functionalities within a central system. Of course, the use of a cloud-based WMS provides for easier integration between systems, so companies may leverage new technology and platforms as they become available.
Speak to one of our team to understand how Store’n Ship Fast’s cloud based warehouse management system can support your warehouse processes, increase customer service & efficiency across a range of automated supply chain operations.