PeopleVox warehouse management systems

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Simple Inventory Software Explained To Get You Started

Posted on Jan 6, 2011 in SoftwareWarehouse Management

Simple inventory software can help any business that is carrying stock and wants to improve their inventory management and control. Below are some starter tips of what basic options are available and the key functions you should look for. Features of a simple inventory software system • Receiving – receive deliveries against purchase orders via [...]

iPhone inventory management for your warehouse operators?

iPhone inventory management for your warehouse operators?

Posted on Jan 4, 2011 in SoftwareWarehouse Management

iPhone inventory management has been brought to my attention a dozen times over the last month, particularly since we wrote about one company using the iPad with a barcode scanner to operate their warehouse management system (WMS). iPhone barcode scanner applications don’t cut it:  A number of inventory management providers that are currently trialling the [...]

ERP fail – this customer remains trapped, not loyal. What’s new?

Posted on Dec 31, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

This month, December 2010, American ERP system provider Ross Inc. has been fined $61 million by a customer, Sunshine Mills, a pet food manufacturer that says they failed to give them what they promised. Trapped – not loyal It was claimed that the Ross ERP, “Disrupted operations across all of their plants, caused wrong products [...]

Web based antivirus safe & sound?

Posted on Dec 25, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Google recently stated that web based applications give better protection against threats like viruses and spyware. This fact coupled with continued transition to the ‘cloud’ by both consumers and businesses has suggested an imminent decline for the antivirus and security industry for client applications and a growth in web based antivirus for on-demand applications. However, [...]

Excel inventory spreadsheets? Your warehouse deserves better.

Excel inventory spreadsheets? Your warehouse deserves better.

Posted on Dec 24, 2010 in Barcode systemSoftwareWarehouse Management

In the last year I have walked into at least 10 warehouses that are using Microsoft Excel inventory spreadsheets. Each company had an annual turnover of more than £10 million and their warehouse operations sat at the heart of everything they do. For the majority of warehouse operations their inventory is the largest asset in [...]

SaaS inventory software drives loyalty not imprisonment

Posted on Dec 23, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

  The SaaS (Software-as-a-Service)  inventory rental model removes the requirement for costly software upgrades. On-premise client/server inventory software companies have always had to make a choice between supporting older versions of their software and forcing customers to take an upgrade. Customers had two choices, either pay for upgrades or risk going unsupported. With the introduction of [...]

Real time inventory brings lively benefits

Posted on Dec 22, 2010 in GeneralSoftwareWarehouse Management

  Real time inventory is where the inventory management software is updated live at the point of activity. This is different to traditional inventory data that is updated by manually entering inventory changes away from the point of activity. In other words, real time inventory is up to the second live figures and not stored [...]

2D barcode boarding pass globally implemented

Posted on Dec 19, 2010 in Barcode systemGeneralSoftware

Some 10 years ago, when working at Symbol Technologies (now a division of Motorola Enterprise Mobility Solutions), I was involved in projects with a few airlines from Malev Hungarian to SAS in the Nordics. Main aims: speed up check in and go paperless. As a person doing some 150 flights per year, sometimes I did [...]

SaaS market size 2010 – as tasty as you thought?

Posted on Dec 16, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Gartner recently released a survey stating that the SaaS market size (software as a service) in 2010 will be £5.88 billion globally for enterprise applications. SaaS means that the software is not owned by the customer, was set up by the supplier or suppliers and is managed and supported by the providers also. This is a [...]

iPhone barcode scanner app helps celiacs

Posted on Dec 6, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Last week I was recommended a new iPhone barcode scanner app called as we were talking about allergies and a few people I know are celiacs. I dived in to test it for other allergies that it covers and starting using the iPhone app to scan away at home, soon to learn that my [...]

PeopleVox launch rich new Website

PeopleVox launch rich new Website

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralSoftware

Written in wordpress, we have updated our Web site, making it a rich new Website providing a platform to display our many references, support portal and most importantly our new software release coming this month – highly configurable Web based software as a service warehouse and inventory management system. This will be available in early [...]

PeopleVox release new inventory software video

Posted on Dec 1, 2010 in GeneralIndustry newsSoftware