Many manufacturers, distributors and retailers operate their warehouses using the popular spreadsheet application Microsoft Excel. Unfortunately, Excel is not always well suited for every purpose. A better solution is to entrust the management of your warehouse to a warehouse management system (WMS).
A WMS is specially designed for the managing warehouses and features a number of essential industry best practices. Using spreadsheets to manage your warehouse is less than ideal and certainly less efficient. In this white paper we explain why Excel is not the ideal tool for managing your warehouse, and how a WMS can create a significant boost for your company.