As manufacturing, processing, and assembly industries return to pre-pandemic operations, factories, workshops, and plant owners look for opportunities to recoup losses generated in 2020 by mandatory facility shutdowns. While many industries were able to successfully transition to remote operations, it isn't easy operating machinery and processing raw material over Zoom.
Software solutions for warehouse operations take the form of either ERP or WMS applications. Companies need to know the difference between these solutions, which serve fundamentally distinct purposes.
Managing a wholesale distribution business with low operating margins has never been more challenging, as changes due to Covid-19 and economic slowdowns over the past year have seen smaller firms struggling to compete with larger distribution companies, like Amazon.