Voice and Employee Turnover: How voice-enabling your warehouse can help you keep a happy workforce

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on Jan 30, 2018 7:00:00 AM

Often times, when voice for the warehouse is being promoted, you hear about the same benefits: increased accuracy, improved productivity, and decreased training time. While these are all huge selling points for voice, there is one benefit that often goes unmentioned- a decrease in turnover.

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Topics: Voice

HighJump Announces Strategic Partnership with Acumatica

Posted by Heather Smith on Jan 29, 2018 10:00:00 AM

HighJump announced its partnership with Acumatica, the world’s fastest-growing cloud ERP company, today at the Acumatica Summit. HighJump™ Warehouse Edge, the end-to-end warehouse management system (WMS) for small and mid-sized businesses (SMBs), provides a complete distribution suite to thrive in today’s competitive supply chain landscape.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Events, News, SMB

Analyzing the Early Stages of Amazon-Owned Whole Foods

Posted by Sean Elliott, CTO on Jan 29, 2018 7:00:00 AM

More than two decades ago, Jeff Bezos founded a website with the belief that a centralized online model would be better for consumers and his business than physical stores. That website, Amazon.com, started with books and over the years has become a one-stop shop for anything you could ever want. The result is the most powerful online retailer in the world and one of the most influential companies on the globe.

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Retail, eCommerce, Omni-Channel

NRF Big Show: HighJump Unveils Support for Seller Fulfilled Prime

Posted by Heather Smith on Jan 14, 2018 6:25:00 AM

HighJump has announced support for Seller Fulfilled Prime, Amazon’s program allowing retailers and manufacturers to deliver directly to customers from their own fulfillment centers. HighJump’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) empowers companies of all sizes to meet Amazon’s high performance criteria, enabling them to scale their businesses and provide the customer satisfaction to compete in today’s market.

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Topics: In-Store Fulfillment, Retail, News, Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

How to Alleviate Top 5 Seasonal Peak Stress Points with Voice in the Warehouse

Posted by Tailar Kennedy on Jan 9, 2018 9:12:53 AM

Nearly every industry will experience seasonal peaks – that especially stressful time every year where demand spikes and operations are pushed to their limits. The retail industry is no exception, and while the time of year may be predictable, the demand being faced is anything but. According to the National Retail Federation, the Winter Holiday season represents 20-30% of total retail industry sales, with holiday sales growing an average of 2.5% every year for the last 10 years. This severe seasonal peak will make or break your retail supply chain, and put your workforce to the test.

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Topics: Voice

3 Supply Chain Missteps Retailers Can Avoid During 2018 Peak Season

Posted by Bill Ryan on Jan 4, 2018 7:23:20 AM

As you process those final returns from the holiday rush, now is the time to evaluate your operations. When order volumes skyrocketed – especially on Black Friday and Cyber Monday – it probably unearthed weaknesses in your supply chain.   

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Topics: Distribution & Logistics, Retail, eCommerce

HighJump Enhances WMS with Cross-device Functionality

Posted by Heather Smith on Jan 3, 2018 10:28:56 AM

HighJump Warehouse Edge, the end-to-end warehouse management suite for small and mid-sized businesses (SMB), now leverages the full power of mobility and actionable analytics. As a result, supply chain professionals can streamline business processes to stay at the forefront of today’s increasingly complex supply chain requirements.

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS), Analytics, control towers, SMB, small business

Expolanka Freight Bolsters Global Presence through HighJump Partnership

Posted by Heather Smith on Dec 23, 2017 12:00:00 PM

Expolanka Freight, a 3PL provider that emerged from a freight forwarding company, is based in Sri Lanka. With more than three decades of experience, Expolanka has a presence in more than 18 countries worldwide.

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Topics: 3PL, International, Warehouse Management System (WMS)

Three Warehouse Efficiency Tips for Microsoft Dynamics GP® Users

Posted by Janae Smith on Dec 21, 2017 3:23:40 PM

Your Microsoft Dynamics GP®: ERP depends on seamlessly integrated processes and workflows to extend the power of its capabilities and further optimize and streamline your operations. In order to connect, collect and control all aspects of your Dynamics GP’s receiving, order fulfillment and inventory control processes, you need a solution that blends the robust capabilities of a warehouse management system (WMS) with the ease of an automated data collection solution (ADC).

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Topics: Warehouse Management System (WMS)

HighJump Named a Food Logistics’ 2017 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Provider

Posted by Heather Smith on Dec 21, 2017 12:00:00 PM

HighJump announces its appointment to the 2017 FL100+ Top Software and Technology Providers for a 9th consecutive year.  Food Logistics includes HighJump on this year’s list based on the success HighJump Enterprise 3PL WMS enables for food logistics. 

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Topics: 3PL, News, awards, food logistics