10 Common Voice Objections

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on May 24, 2017 8:05:23 AM

With more than 10 years of experience completing voice implementations, we have heard a lot of objections and concerns about voice. Read on to learn the 10 most common objections, and how the Vocollect Voice solution can address them.

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Topics: Voice

If You’re Buying a Warehouse Management System, You Need Virtualization – Here’s Why

Posted by Ian McCue on May 16, 2017 7:00:00 AM

A warehouse management system (WMS) is one of the most critical pieces of enterprise technology in your business, something that supports your day-to-day operations. Like a car or a house, it’s a big investment that you need to protect.

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Topics: Whitepapers

Deepwater Global Distribution selects HighJump Warehouse Management Solution

Posted by Heather Smith on May 11, 2017 3:00:00 PM

 Deepwater Global Distribution (DGD) selected HighJump warehouse management system (WMS) to gain end-to-end supply chain transparency and satisfy increasingly complex vendor compliance requirements. 

Hamstrung by its existing WMS, DGD engaged in a WMS selection process and selected HighJump WMS to better optimize outbound order processes and improve inventory management. 

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS)

How voice picking stacks up against paper, RF scanning and Pick-to-Light

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on May 11, 2017 10:38:41 AM

When evaluating picking solutions for the warehouse, there are four main options that are often considered: voice, paper, RF scanning, and pick-to-light. Although each of these solutions have their own strengths, weaknesses, and ideal applications, they should all be considered when making a decision about future projects. Comparing the four solutions to each other, and evaluating what they will bring to your operation, is the best way to determine what will be the best fit for your operation. Below is a comprehensive look at the four solutions, and how they perform against each other.

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Topics: Voice

HighJump Named Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Logistics IT Providers

Posted by Heather Smith on May 9, 2017 11:00:00 AM

HighJump has once again been named to Inbound Logistics’ Top 100 Logistics IT Providers. This year’s win stems from a series of product enhancements and acquisitions to provide supply chain and logistics professionals with everything needed to stay competitive by offering the unified commerce experience consumers expect.

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Topics: News

Extending Voice: 24 Voice Applications

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on Apr 28, 2017 7:00:00 AM

While voice technology was initially implemented mainly to enhance order fulfillment tasks, the performance benefits have resulted in a growing number of companies expanding their use of voice into other areas of the Distribution Center (DC). With voice providing an average of 10-25% improvement in productivity, it’s no wonder why adoption continues to gain popularity outside of picking. Read on to see 24 different ways voice can be used to optimize operational flexibility.

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Topics: Voice

4 Steps to Turn Your Supply Chain into a Competitive Differentiator

Posted by Ian McCue on Apr 27, 2017 7:00:00 AM

 

In an effort to counter the costs of meeting ever-rising customer expectations, businesses are increasingly searching for inefficiencies in their supply chain. The reality is there is almost no room for inefficiency in the race to stay competitive by keeping prices low while providing an exceptional customer experience.

Every organization realizes the importance of the supply chain in the overall health of the company. However, many are unsure of how to start optimizing their supply chain. It can seem overwhelming, even unapproachable, because that term casts such a wide net. Where, exactly, should you start?

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Whitepapers

HighJump Recognized as a Leader in IDC MarketScape on Retail Warehouse Management Systems

Posted by Heather Smith on Apr 24, 2017 8:45:00 AM

 HighJump has been named as a leader in the IDC MarketScape: Worldwide Retail Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) 2017 Vendor Assessment (doc # US40330016, March 2017).

The recognition follows a series of key initiatives and product releases in its endeavor to provide retail customers with the tools and capabilities to succeed in today’s omni-commerce world through a truly unified commerce experience.

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Topics: Retail, News, Warehouse Management System (WMS)

Binzagr Drives Rapid Results with Detailed HighJump WMS Go-Live Plan

Posted by Ian McCue on Apr 24, 2017 7:00:00 AM

 

When it came time for Saudi distributor and manufacturer Binzagr to implement HighJump™ Warehouse Advantage WMS, the business had to proceed with caution.

Binzagr has 36 sites spread across 21 locations throughout Saudi Arabia with four supply chains – food, non-food, cold and auto – and partners with prominent brands like Kraft, Tyson Foods, Hershey’s, Dunlop Tires and Unilever. It moves 700,000-800,000 cartons per day across that network. All of the products it handles start in the flagship location in Jeddah, along the Red Sea coast, and are distributed to different locations from there. The scale of the operation means any disruption in business could have a significant financial impact and damage critical relationships with suppliers and customers.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Customers, International

DIVERSIFIED DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS BEGINS HIGHJUMP WMS ROLLOUT

Posted by Heather Smith on Apr 21, 2017 10:05:00 AM

HighJump announced today that retail distributor Diversified Distribution Systems (DDS) is using HighJump warehouse management system (WMS) in conjunction with its SAP ERP system rollout.

DDS, which will run the HighJump WMS at five distribution centers, designs custom supply programs for retailers with a focus on replenishable products.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics