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Welcome to the K-Store blog. Below are articles that are about or relate to K-Store warehouse management system and other industry news.

Can Warehouse Management Software Help Solve the Returns Challenge? July 1st, 2019

E-commerce, S-commerce and M-commerce have opened a whole new world of possibilities for traditional bricks and mortar retailers. Selling online offers retailers countless advantages above and beyond the obvious ability to trade twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year with access to a global audience of potential consumers. New Opportunity […]

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What’s the best picking method for my warehouse? April 17th, 2019

It has been calculated that up to 55% of the operational costs of running a warehouse can be attributed to the action of picking. This far outweighs the costs associated with similar actions like putaway or even processes like shipping. Implementing an inappropriate picking process will only increase costs, whilst also seriously reducing productivity and […]

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How do I find the best WMS provider? April 17th, 2019

The fundamentals of warehouse management part three Our latest blog on warehouse management systems (WMS) discusses the importance of finding the best WMS provider to implement your new software. How do I find the best WMS provider? This is the third blog in our series on warehouse management systems where we’ve looked at what a warehouse management […]

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What type of warehouse management system (WMS) do I need? April 17th, 2019

The fundamentals of warehouse management systems – part two Here is our second blog in the series: The fundamentals of warehouse management systems. In our first blog, we asked ‘what is a warehouse management system?’ And provided an overview of what such a system can offer.  Our second blog looks at the types of warehouse management systems available […]

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What is a Warehouse Management System? April 17th, 2019

The fundamentals of warehouse management systems – part one In our new three-part blog series we’re going to discuss the role and benefits of warehouse management systems (WMS). In our blog series we’ll cover: What is a warehouse management system What type of warehouse management system is best for your business How to choose the […]

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The importance of change management when embarking on Warehouse Management Software projects April 17th, 2019

When introducing a warehouse management system (WMS) your number one objective will be to bring positive change to your business – whether it’s increasing throughput, improving transparency or lowering operational costs. However, it would be naïve to underestimate the impact operational change will have on your people, processes and performance. And often the bigger the […]

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A Quick Guide to Warehouse Management Systems August 22nd, 2018

Here is our second blog in the series: A Quick Guide to Warehouse Management Systems. In our first blog ‘ What is a warehouse management system?’ we discussed what a WMS is and what features most systems can offer. Our second blog looks at the types of warehouse management systems available to you and how […]

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Order Picking Methods July 5th, 2016

Out of all the processes going on in your warehouse, order picking has to be one of the most important. As a general rule, you’ll always have more outbound orders than inbound orders, so an optimised picking method is very important indeed. Furthermore, owing to the fact that the picking method you use will directly […]

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Why Should You Move from Paper Based Picking to an Automated Picking System? April 4th, 2016

Let’s face it, keeping up with the likes of Amazon is far from an easy task. The sheer scale of their business is intimidating, and their warehouses equally vast. Nevertheless, Amazon are now making inroads on delivering orders within the same day they’re placed – something that was thought near impossible not too long ago. […]

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Frequently asked questions about K-Store March 30th, 2016

We thought it would be good to answer some frequently asked questions about K-Store warehouse management system. Below are some questions we are often asked and responses that best answer the question. If you have a question please feel free to ask us. Will K-Store suit my business? K-Store manages the warehouse and distribution centre. […]

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