Trying to decide on the right WMS?
Here’s 3 steps from someone who did having learned them the hard way!
People make odd decisions every day. For example, a decision to go searching for a car based on the colour of the seats! Ok, it’s a crazy example. The point is, if there’s a wrong way to do something, someone will have found it and done it.
Successful modern companies make good decisions. Always! There’s a proven method to guide them. Gather the data, analyse it, test the alternatives. Voila! A good decision. Right?
They still make the wrong decision, sometimes in spectacular fashion:
…good people, in good companies, with good intentions, can make bad decisions.
I see this in the WMS selection process. Companies viewing a WMS through the wrong lens. Their distorted view gives an incomplete picture of how they’ll benefit. Realised in time, they can reset the lenses. The WMS selection process can restart with the correct focus.
In a recent chat with a customer, they spoke about their company’s flawed initial process. Fortunately for them, they were able to correct their focus. They made an informed WMS selection. It was their precursor to a successful WMS implementation.
What were their learnings?
An experienced WMS Supplier can help guide you in this initial internal process.
…after all, their livelihood depends on it.
Achieving a successful WMS selection and implementation is a big feather in anyone’s cap. It doesn't harm your personal LinkedIn profile either. That big feather is the reward earned for making good decisions.
Good decisions follow in a WMS Selection process when you have a clear focus on…