Explain how a warehouse management system would be used to reduce potential errors and improve productivity in each of the activities. Be specific as to what errors would be prevented or reduced. Be sure to explain the importance of using a WMS.

You are considering modernizing your warehouse operation. The
first thing you must do is to get quotes on the following equipment
list. Each piece of equipment must have two quotes with two
alternative suppliers. You must supply the model number, vendor,
and estimated cost for each.
• Contact bar code reader
• Noncontact bar code reader
• RFID Reader
• One for use in the facility
• One to track shipments on the highway
Earlier in the course you started to develop a plan for a new
warehouse in Louisville, KY. Refer back to that new warehouse idea
as the basis to complete this assignment.
Below is a list of 10 warehouse activities that can be found in our
warehouse handling camping gear. Explain how a warehouse
management system would be used to reduce potential errors and
improve productivity in each of the activities. Be specific as to what
errors would be prevented or reduced. Be sure to explain the
importance of using a WMS.
• Order receipt
• Unloading
• Putaway
• Cross-docking
• Re-packaging
• Picking
• Order Staging
• Truck Loading
• Order Tracking
• Customer Service IssuesModernizing Your Warehouse
You are considering modernizing your warehouse operation. The
first thing you must do is to get quotes on the following equipment
list. Each piece of equipment must have two quotes with two
alternative suppliers. You must supply the model number, vendor,
and estimated cost for each.
• Contact bar code reader
• Noncontact bar code reader
• RFID Reader
• One for use in the facility
• One to track shipments on the highway
Earlier in the course you started to develop a plan for a new
warehouse in Louisville, KY. Refer back to that new warehouse idea
as the basis to complete this assignment.
Below is a list of 10 warehouse activities that can be found in our
warehouse handling camping gear. Explain how a warehouse
management system would be used to reduce potential errors and
improve productivity in each of the activities. Be specific as to what
errors would be prevented or reduced. Be sure to explain the
importance of using a WMS.
• Order receipt
• Unloading
• Putaway
• Cross-docking
• Re-packaging
• Picking
• Order Staging
• Truck Loading
• Order Tracking
• Customer Service Issues
Submit your work to Drop Box 7.1 by the designated due date.