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Latitude: Warehouse Management System provides you with many benefits in many areas of your warehouse operations. Basic features of this program are:

  • Receiving
    • Imports purchase orders from your other computer systems
    • Multiple purchase orders can be received simultaneously avoiding bottlenecks
    • Uses supplier bar codes on received material (no need to re-label)
    • Generates bar codes for non bar-coded materials
    • New bar codes are added to the system as items are received
    • Expected receipts are checked automatically through scanning
    • If you are receiving an item not on purchase order, your receiving personnel is automatically notified.
    • Back-ordered items are flagged to cross-dock based on order date or manual allocation
    • You are able to “unreceive“ a line item quantity to correct receiving errors
    • Emails are sent to purchasing for any receiving discrepancy
    • Automatically converts purchasing unit of measure to inventory unit of measure
    • Can accommodate fractional quantities of received items
    • Updates host system with accurate purchase order receipt data
    • In-bound freight charges and bill of lading number can be recorded at receiving
  • Putaway
    • Allows items to be stored in multiple bin locations: Primary, secondary, showroom, overstock or random
    • ”Random Putaway“ allows storage locations to contain any items
    • ”System Managed Random Putaway“ using ”velocity class“ item/bin assignments makes warehouse capacity most efficient while assuring best placement of fast moving items
    • ”Directed Putaway“ informs the operator of the most efficient route
    • ”Scan/Confirm“ prompt assures items are assigned to the correct location
    • Allows for lot number identification and tracking
    • ”Operator Directed Putaway“ provides maximum flexibility
  • Picking/Retrieving
    • Imports sales/work orders/transfers from host computer
    • Locally manages picking priorities including ”will call“
    • Directs the operator for efficient proximity picking (From primary bin, reserve storage, receiving cart, etc.)
    • ”Scan/Confirm“ prompt assures correct items are picked
    • Directs multiple pickers to pick portions of the same order for rapid turnaround
    • Allows picking of other than the requested quantity
    • Paperless or paper initiated picking
    • Pick by route
    • Zone capability (separate small items for carts, heavy items on pallets, outside yard storage, etc.)
    • Batch order capability (one picker picks multiple orders)
    • Batch-within-zone capability
    • Serial number capture during pick
    • Optional FIFO or lot specific picking
    • Pick raw materials for kits or assemblies
  • Relocate
    • Across and/or between warehouses
    • Move to replenish dedicated locations
    • Move within warehouse to temporary storage location
    • Combine items from multiple loads/locations
  • Replenishment
    • System directed replenishment of Primary, Secondary, and Front Counter bin locations
    • When quantity in a managed bin location dips below the minimum, an internal replenishment order is created
    • The Replenishment software automatically directs a warehouse person to fill an active picking area from a bulk storage area
    • ”Scan/Confirm“ prompt assures inventory is relocated accurately
    • Optional ”First-In-First-Out“ (FIFO) control
    • Ability to generate a Replenish List based on current order demand
  • Returns
    • Operates on Return Orders downloaded from the host
    • Returns process allows user to select which item to process next
    • Allows UnReceive ”return“ for a Line Item Quantity prior to posting
    • Supports ability to over-receive returns.
  • Cycle Counts
    • Allows multiple part numbers in any location
    • Verifies items and quantities correct/not correct
    • Provides optional real-time inventory updates (perpetual inventory accuracy)
    • Manage cycle counting jobs by fast moving items, bins, specific vendors, etc.
    • Provides inventory exception reports and host update
    • Satisfies accounting requirements
    • Reporting - Provided graphs, statistics and reports based on % accuracy of historical cycle count jobs
  • Shipping
    • Shipping accuracy assured by scanning during picking and optional validation
    • Provides manifesting capability for common carriers
    • Manages stops within routes and assures correct staging
    • Prints shipping labels and packing lists including truck route and stop and bills of lading
    • Reports shipments to a host computer for inventory updates

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