The OrderWise Blog – General News
From the latest industry happenings to the most recent OrderWise Software updates, it’s all here in our General News section.
Here at OrderWise we release a new version of our software every single month, with this June seeing more than 50 beneficial new features added across our Business Management Software and eCommerce platform. Amongst the headline additions this month is our new Proof of Delivery app for Android, enhancements to our Manufacturing Works Order Planner and Licence Plates for streamlined warehouse management.read more
On the back of a poor May performance for British retailers, the early forecast for June looks promising, with sales being propelled by Father’s Day gifting. However with a new study showing that 45% of surveyed shoppers will turn to Amazon first for their inspiration, it highlights once again retailers’ biggest competition. In this month’s feature, we look at why Amazon continue to dominate and what businesses can do to help emulate their success.read more
It was a month of great pride for the OrderWise team as June saw us take home the award for Innovation in Manufacturing at the Lincs Tech Awards, as well as being named one of three national finalists in the DL100. Both awards were for our Goods-to-Person Warehouse Robotics which are due to launch this year and help companies to reduce operational costs and increase the speed of their fulfilment.read more
OrderWise has been named in the Digital Leaders 100 (DL 100) awards shortlist! Having been recognised in the UK-wide independent list for our Goods-to-Person Warehouse Robotics, we are extremely excited to be one of ten nominees shortlisted in the ‘AI Innovation of the Year’ category. Now down to a public vote, we are calling on YOU to help us make it to the final!read more
From next week, Making Tax Digital (MTD) will be in effect, meaning UK businesses will be forced to abandon paper-based accounting for good as they now need to process their VAT returns digitally moving forward. In this guide, we explain why Making Tax Digital has been introduced and offer advice as to what your business needs to do, and when, in order to avoid any penalties.read more
Amazon have orchestrated the ongoing evolution and disruption of the retail market through their dominance, with reports this month showing that 15 million UK shoppers are now subscribed to Prime. In this topical article, we discuss the rising supremacy of Amazon and what other retailers can do, and are doing, to help level the playing field.read more