Realizing value by applying analytics to WMS Execution and Omni-channel Fulfillment

The pandemic and resulting economic shutdowns have affected companies worldwide. As it relates to retail and consumer goods organizations, the buying habits for much of the population changed as restrictions were imposed. Many retail storefronts were closed, and a surge in online shopping ensued virtually overnight, requiring direct-to-consumer fulfillment. This report will examine how all levels of retail and consumer goods organizations are now involved in the fulfillment effort utilizing their warehouse management systems (WMS) and how analytics play a huge role in the challenges they now face.