Chris Elliott, Consulting Manager, Supply Chain

Recent Posts

Half Price Books is Embracing Innovation in Their Fast Growing Business [Download Case Study]

While major national booksellers have shuttered retail outlets as they try to compete with Internet giants, Half Price Books has seen a remarkable 21st century growth spurt. With 130 stores in 17 states, Half Price Books is the largest family-owned chain of new and used bookstores in the United States. They also operate a wholesale subsidiary, Texas Bookman.

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehouse

Tips for Lot Controlled Warehouse Design

Summer is here and you’re busting out the sunscreen, packing up the cooler with snacks and heading to the beach.

Know what I’m thinking about? The supply chain processes that went into getting all those products to you.

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehouse, Tips

4 Reasons Why a Custom WMS Handcuffs Your Supply Chain

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You see the signs. You’re missing orders. You have no inventory insight. Your supply chain is eating away your profit margins. Your Warehouse Management System (or lack of one) just isn’t working.

A new, custom Warehouse Management System (WMS) could be the ideal solution. Just build your own the WMS that does what you want it to do and problems are solved, right? 

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehouse

Supply Chain Goes Cloud First

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Cloud based services, such as Microsoft Azure, AWS Marketplace, and Oracle Cloud, provide
business solutions for a variety of industries and business types. But do they work? The simple answer is yes.

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehouse

Manhattan SCALE™: Supply Chain Built for Logistics Execution

Manhattan SCALE is a warehouse management system that gives you the features, functionality and technology you need to affordably solve your supply chain execution challenges. It allows you to fine tune internal operations, utilize resources more efficiently, streamline inventory, and create flawless order fulfillment.

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Topics: Supply Chain, Warehouse, Dynamics AX