Archive for February 2014

Customer Satisfaction Gets a Big Lift from a Good WMS

All month here at Just Out of the Box, we’ve been talking about warehouse management systems (WMS) and what they can do to streamline and improve a small, medium or large business’ order e-fulfillment and inventory management. In today’s impatient society everyone wants instant gratification; and so […]

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Distribution Direct Named United States Operations Center for Global Apparel Alliance

Distribution Direct announced today on PRLog that Global Apparel Alliance, the exclusive maker of Cooper & Stewart non-iron cotton men’s dress shirts, has selected it to be its United States Operations Center.  The full press release is available below. DISTRIBUTION DIRECT NAMED UNITED STATES OPERATIONS CENTER FOR […]

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Inventory Management as Simple as 1..2..3..

Customers on the line. Shoppers on your website. You’re happy – business is good. They are searching for that “just right” product for them. They find it. They place their order. They are happy – life is good. Until… They receive an email after the fact telling […]

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A WMS – Made to Order Via Website, Phone or Fax

Your business goal is to build your customer base as much as possible, as quickly as possible. In order to do that you offer daily deals, run BOGO promotions, advertise featured products and much more. And thank goodness, you think, it worked – the customer orders roll […]

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The Power of Automation – What’s a WMS to You?

Last month in Just Out of the Box, we focused on the ideal geographic location for warehouse, fulfillment and distribution – the Charlotte metropolitan area. This month, we are turning your attention to the automated vehicle that has the ability to move your merchandise faster, smoother and […]

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