ProMat 2017 - supply chain, manufacturing, distribution trade show
McCormick Place
Chicago, IL | April 3-6, 2017

Automated Management Software: Critical to Optimizing E-commerce Fulfillment Centers’ Waveless Order Processing and Overcoming Labor Shortages

Sponsored by Schaefer Systems International, Inc.

  • Seminar Number 324
  • Date Wednesday, April 5, 2017
  • Time 3:45 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Location Theater B
  • Type Seminar

Presented By

Mark Dickinson - Head of IT Sales
SSI Schaefer Systems International, Inc.


What You Will Learn

Labor availability and planning are real challenges in an ever changing landscape of e-commerce. The ability to plan and balance workforce in real-time is critical to the success of fulfillment systems. With modern software systems in use today, the ability to forecast the needs of the business from day-to-day can become more accurate and save money.

Key Takeaways

• Learn how an appropriate WMS with waveless order processing fulfillment can help with labor shortage.
• Understand how accurate insights can improve warehouse staffing.
• Gain knowledge on how order volume variability is one of the leading challenges faced by retailers.
• Get an overview of warehouse labor trends and what the market holds for future growth.
• Gain clear knowledge on how productivity incentive tracking can also help you win the talent acquisition challenge.


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