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WMS (warehouse management system)

What is WMS (warehouse management system)?

Warehouse management systems are software used to manage warehouse operations including functions such as receiving, the put away and picking of merchandise.

Why is WMS (warehouse management system) important?

An efficient WMS is a critical component of overall supply chain management due to the role of warehouses in the receipt, storage and distribution of merchandise. A highly efficient WMS increases the likelihood of high service levels in stores as measured by optimal inventory levels and the on-shelf availability of product.

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