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In the WMS race the gap between Best of Breed (BOB) WMS vendors and the ERP WMS vendors was narrowing and it seemed that it was just a matter of time before ERP WMS vendors led the race. Five years since the...
prediction, the gap continues to exist and BOB WMS remains the leader. This emphasizes the fact that it is no longer a WMS race, but a logistics suite race. Vendors have moved from being pure play WMS players to end-to-end supply chain execution software providers. This puts BOB WMS vendors at an advantage in the long-term.
The season witnessed a huge uptick in online buying. Many considerations motivated consumers to online channels - free shipping, aggressive pricing, popular electronic and jewelry items lured consumers...
to place online orders. Many retailers celebrated increased investments in online commerce. But high visibility glitches in online fulfillment may spoil the party. Learn more on how to address the challenge.