The OrderWise Blog – Tips & Advice
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Services like Amazon Prime are putting the pressure on businesses to offer next day delivery as standard, however a new survey has shown that businesses are falling far short of these expectations, and costing themselves £1.6 Billion in the process through failed deliveries. In this month’s feature article, we take a look at the statistics behind the problem and how businesses can prevent loss of revenue through better fulfilment processes.read more
With the recent announcement that industry giant, Amazon, have increased minimum wage for their workers worldwide, the competition for good warehouse staff looks set to become more aggressive than ever going forward. With staff costs set to rise, we thought we’d take a look into some easy wins that can streamline processes and provide a more cost-effective warehouse environment.read more
Black Friday once again returns to the UK, with £1.4bn spent online during the event in 2017. With this figure only looking to increase this November and beyond, we take a look in this month’s feature article at some key considerations on how businesses can best capitalise on demand during this mass cyber sale.read more
For manufacturing businesses, it is often important to have procedures in place to carefully review different stages of the product building process in order to maintain quality and control throughout.read more
Many people think that backups are there just for when a server breaks and becomes inoperable, but the truth is that data backups come in handy for recovery from other things such as computer viruses or crashes. However it seems that a lot of businesses are not doing their due diligence when it comes to protecting their data.read more
As the debate over warehouse automation continues to be a hot topic, with industry leaders having already introduced warehouse robots that streamline their distribution and fulfilment processes, we look at how businesses can prepare themselves for an autonomous future.read more