Implementing the proper distribution system can be as strategic and important to your bottom line as expanding your warehouse or bringing on new product lines. The right distribution system can improve your business processes, streamline your warehouse operations, and provide you with the visibility you need to keep your supervisors and customers up-to-date every step of the way. Before starting the selection process on a new distribution system, it’s important to understand your business needs and the benefits of having a good system and experienced solution provider. That’s why we’ve created this guide—to provide you with the essential information you need to make the best decision possible. In the following pages of our How to Choose a Distribution System guide, we will walk you through:
- Steps to take to start the distribution system selection process
- Evaluating software based on your industry-specific requirements.
- Questions to ask a potential software consultant and vendor.
- How to choose the right system for your distribution company.
- How to create an implementation schedule.
- And more!