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Posts Tagged ‘Inventory Management’

How Much Cash is Locked in Your Warehouse?

Manufacturing, distribution and retail businesses know that their inventory is a key asset on their books. Figuring out how to make that inventory as profitable as possible is key to growing the business. But so many of these businesses rely on outdated tools to manage their inventory, and that’s hurting their profits. So what’s the […]

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The Two Sides of Inventory Management

If you're in a business that manages inventory, you know there are numerous daily tasks that must be handled to keep things operating smoothly. Often, the first tasks that inventory managers think about relate to items on hand -- location, physical counts, and so on. In reality, this only the first half of inventory management. […]

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The hidden costs of excess inventory

We recently covered the basics of excess stock and how these unnecessary items reduce profits for businesses with inventory. On the surface, the costs of excess inventory are quite obvious -- you've invested working capital in items that just sit on your warehouse shelves. But that's only half of the problem. There are lots of […]

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Using Dynamics 365 Business Central in the Cloud: One Year Later

We can hardly believe it ourselves, but April 2 marks the one-year anniversary recognizing Microsoft’s launch of Dynamics 365 Business Central. This addition to the Dynamics portfolio offered a new option for small-to-medium-sized businesses, allowing them to benefit from a management solution boasting a formidable range of functionalities designed to meet their day-to-day demands. Perhaps even […]

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Making Inventory Counts Less Painful

Let’s be honest here: When the end of a calendar year arrives many companies loathe preparing to do full year-end inventory counts, and we can’t possibly blame them. Because Insight Works remains dedicated to its cherished client base, we’re always looking for ways to ease any hardships in an operational process, and when it comes […]

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Features to Seek Out in a Mobile WMS Solution

In the current landscape, logistics managers are under considerable pressure. Not only must you ensure that your team can keep pace with customer demands, but efficiency and accuracy are key. One of the best ways to equip your warehouse staff and support these requirements is with a robust warehouse data collection solution. Microsoft Dynamics Business Central is an […]

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How Warehouses Squeeze More Horsepower from Dynamics NAV

Microsoft Dynamics NAV is a powerful enterprise resource planning (ERP) platform that’s become a mainstay for many industries, especially warehousing. This robust software solution comes with several built-in features to support streamlined and efficient warehouse management. But in order to make the most of this software and improve daily operations within the warehouse, there are certain […]

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Manufacturer Sign-Zone Boosts Shop-Floor Productivity Using Insight Works’ ERP Add-Ons

Sign-Zone is a manufacturer of visual communication, event and promotional display merchandise. Founded in 1989, Sign-Zone is headquartered in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota and has grown to over 400 employees strong. They maintain a production facility in the Twin Cities region along with eight remote distribution facilities across the United States. Sign-Zone distributes their products through corporate […]

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Voice picking vs. barcode scanning: Which is the best choice for your warehouse?

Digital assistants like Siri, Google and Alexa are on the rise, so there’s little surprise that this kind of technology found in consumer settings has made its way to the corporate and industrial sectors as well. A study from Modern Materials Handling found that this is certainly the case for some warehouses. Voice picking systems […]

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eCommerce CRM or Standard CRM? What’s your pick?

eCommerce Partner with us      Frequently Asked Questions   As we all know, eCommerce is a booming industry where several applications are flooded to grab everyone’s attention. But, is it the right fit for your webstore needs? You need to seriously think about the eCommerce CRM options (big or smaller applications providers, it doesn’t matter!) […]

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