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    • Keeping track Keeping track
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    • The Perfect Order The Perfect Order
    • Warehouse management like the big boys Warehouse management like the big boys

         
  • Warehouse organization

    Efficient warehouse organization is the cornerstone of a high performing inventory-centric organization. A well-organized warehouse can deliver cost savings, improved customer satisfaction, and create the advantage an organization needs to flourish in today’s hyper-competitive atmosphere...
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  • Creating a warehouse system

    A warehouse system is designed to efficiently manage warehouse tasks, control inventory across one location or many, and provide instant visibility into the process. Once implemented, a warehouse system optimizes warehouse activities, including receiving, physical inventory, inventory...
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Warehouse Safety

Each year thousands of injuries occur in warehouses. Amidst the pallets, shelves and products, accidents can be waiting. From slips, to trips, to falls, thousands of warehousing and storage industry workers experience injuries and illnesses each year. Warehouse Safety by the numbers Additional warehouse safety resources OSHA has published the “OSHA... Read more...


Warehouse Management System Software benefits & challenges

Having warehouse challenges?  Do any of these challenges sound familiar? We need to improve… inventory accuracy warehouse organization order accuracy productivity reporting visibility If so, they are common to most inventory-centric businesses. Controlling the movement and storage of inventory within warehouses and your supply chain can be... Read more...


In Search of the Perfect Order

For some time now, supply chain experts have been discussing the perfect order. Simply defined, it is an order that is: Shipped complete & correctly (right documentation, correct invoice, etc.) On time Without damage To the correct destination Sounds good. It’s just about picking and shipping doing a good job, right? The Imperfect Order Since... Read more...


Infographic: The Cost of Shipping

Infographic courtesy of Milo Shipping with ACCTivate! Shipping can be one of the most challenging aspects of establishing a pricing policy and managing an online business. While ACCTivate! can’t help with the rates charged by shipping companies, it does provide the flexibility you need when developing a shipping policy for your customers. FedEx... Read more...


Warehouse management like the big boys

A recent report by Aberdeen Group cited the need to “reduce warehouse operating expenses while maximizing utilization of resources” as the number one concern of the survey of 158 warehouse executives surveyed. Seems that no matter the size of the business, from small to huge, this is a common goal. Continued reading of the survey revealed... Read more...


Do you have too much cash tied up in inventory?

Inventory ties up a large, if not the largest, amount of a business’ capital.  While sufficient inventory is required to maximize sales and ensure customer satisfaction, too much inventory ties up cash and increases storage costs, insurance, taxes, interest on loans and the occurrence of product obsolescence. ACCTivate!’s tools help identify... Read more...


Strategic warehousing: ACCTivate! in Action with Tuxedo Distributors

Tuxedo Distributors, LLC, is a leading importer of high quality automotive repair equipment manufactured in the People’s Republic of China. Founded in 2004, the company is located in Cleburne, Texas, inside of a 70,000 sq. ft. warehouse with a large inventory of lifts, wheels service equipment, accessories and parts. Strategic alliance, strategic... Read more...