Why Available To Promise is Essential For Every Retailer

When you first hear about Available to Promise, or ATP, you might think of something pretty complicated. It’s actually much more simple than you might think. Available to Promise is an essential piece to managing your supply chain. ATP is the … Continue Reading

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How Inventory Management Can Save You Money

Managing your inventory as a small to medium sized business isn’t easy. It can take a lot of calculation, way too many excel spreadsheets, and, more often than not, missing or misplaced inventory. Handling your business inventory shouldn’t be a … Continue Reading

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Everything You Need to Know About Safety Stock

Safety stock is an essential part of managing inventory for your business. Whether you consider yourself a forward thinker or a go-with-the-flow kind of person, you’ll be setting yourself up for failure if you don’t keep aside some of your … Continue Reading

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What is a Warehouse Management System?

If you’ve ever worked in the service industry, you know that something as seemingly simple as serving a coffee can actually be pretty complicated in the background. There’s a lot more to it than pouring coffee and handing it over … Continue Reading

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What is a 3PL, and Is It Right for Your Fulfillment?

Imagine you’re cooking yourself breakfast right before work. You woke up an hour earlier than usual. It takes what feels like forever to make the meal. Just as you finish eating, your roommate walks in and asks if she can … Continue Reading

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What Makes A Good Inventory Management System?

Choosing a good inventory management system is not easy, especially if you don’t know your options for picking the inventory system that is right for you. How do you know what to look for in an inventory software, or how … Continue Reading

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How To Cycle Count Your Inventory

What is an Inventory Cycle Count? An inventory cycle count is basically an inventory control and auditing process in your warehouse. Instead of blocking all the warehouse, a small set of selected inventory is counted daily. Cycle counting is a … Continue Reading

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Inventory Software For Quickbooks

QuickBooks is one of the leading accounting systems in North America. Logiwa WMS is connected to QuickBooks accounting system. With Logiwa’s seamless interfaces you can download purchase orders, sales orders, inventory items and SKUs, vendor data, customer data and you … Continue Reading

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How To Design Your Own Pick List

What is a Pick List? A pick list is used to indicate which items should be taken from your warehouse to fulfill shipment orders. Generally, a pick list shows the shipment information, warehouse location and item information. Pick list is … Continue Reading

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How To Start Wave Cluster Picking In Your Warehouse

What is a Picking Trip?   A picking trip is the process of visiting the warehouse in order to execute a picking list. A picking list may include one order or multiple orders. If a trip includes one order, the … Continue Reading