What are the tasks of warehouse management?

What are the tasks of a well-functioning warehouse management system?

The tasks of warehouse management are quickly and simply explained:

“The right stock in the right quantity in the right place at the right time!”

A well-functioning warehouse management software has many useful functions as well as informative KPIs so that you can plan your product range by season etc.

Other warehouse management tasks:

Electronic warehouse processes

  • Warehouse processes are mapped paperless.
  • Data is processed electronically from goods receipt to goods issue.
  • Sources of error are eliminated and warehouse data and stock movements are available in real time.

Online databases, worklist for maximum availability

  • LOGIS MOVE is connected to the ERP system via an interface. By exchanging data, goods receipts recorded in LOGIS MOVE are compared directly with open orders and the stock is updated online.
  • Purchasing, sales and administration have access to up-to-date inventory data at all times.

Warehouse organization

  • With LOGIS MOVE, warehousing can be organized chaotically. This means that only the space actually required is occupied by the items in stock.
  • During putaway, LOGIS MOVE also takes into account the physical requirements of the storage location, such as the storage compartment height.
  • If required, the warehouse can be divided into different zones and storage areas so that LOGIS MOVE optimally allocates the items according to the stored strategies.

Increased efficiency and cost optimization

All process steps are specified and measured with the LOGIS MOVE warehouse management software. This sustainably increases efficiency in warehouse management and significantly reduces costs. The following objectives can be achieved with the available information:

  • More efficient working methods reduce personnel costs.
  • Training times for new employees are significantly reduced.
  • Complaints and returns due to incorrect deliveries are eliminated.
  • Previous errors are now traceable and can therefore be eliminated.
  • The existing storage space can be optimally utilized.

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