Easily manage the transportation, receiving and storage of inbound inventory
Managing and coordinating the efficient transportation, receipt and storage of inbound inventory is critical to the success of your business. NetSuite offers native dashboards targeted at managing everything from expediting outstanding orders to container management and scheduling specific receipt dates. Once received, ensure the products meet your requirements by performing inspections and tracking vendor quality. NetSuite WMS helps automate the process with a user-friendly but comprehensive mobile application for receiving, picking and cycle counting.
Quickly and efficiently manage the receipt of your outstanding purchase orders using quick reminders and workflows. The expedite list identifies through color highlighting exactly which orders are overdue or expected and provides the ability to follow directly with your primary contact by email and/or phone number.
Quickly establish the types of inspections and tests that you want to perform along with control limits and acceptance criteria, and link them in any combination to your items. NetSuite will then assist with dispositioning any product that fails inspection including returning to the vendor where necessary.
Delight your customers with excellent on-time delivery performance
Whether you’re a manufacturer, distributor or retailer—your customer doesn’t care what it takes to get their product on time and many retailers are quick to apply penalties, delay payment and even de-list suppliers for sub-optimal performance. NetSuite combats this with completely integrated manufacturing, inventory and warehouse management solutions that are uniquely designed to work together and ensure a smooth flow from your production line and warehouse to your customer’s dock with automated material flows, quality checks and warehouse operations.
NetSuite’s WMS solution allows you to streamline your companies shipping process and increase operational efficiency by pre-defining your preferred picking strategies. Your warehouse operators use a modern, icon-driven, mobile device to perform.
Product companies are often faced with the challenge of having their operational efficiency challenged by the many local financial rules and regulations. With the introduction of Cross-Subsidiary Fulfillment, NetSuite uses can easily define which of their subsidiaries and locations can trade with each other and under which conditions. This empowers your operations team to make the most optimal use of your inventory assets—even supplying a single sales order line from multiple subsidiaries and locations—always knowing that they are in compliance with your company’s policies.
NetSuite provides out of the box integration with many of the worlds leading carriers including: UPS, Fedex and USPS with many more are being added every release.
Warehouse Management System to grow your operations
Native NetSuite offers simple inventory management capabilities through multi-location inventory, bin tracking and cycle counting. Our WMS module offers additional functionality to streamline your warehouse operations using industry leading practices, such as mobile RF barcode scanning, strategy definition for put-away and picking, task management, returns authorization receipt and cycle count plans. NetSuite WMS optimizes day-to-day warehouse operations, allowing you to more efficiently run your warehouse and minimize handling costs.
NetSuite’s WMS solution has the advantage of being built on the NetSuite platform and has the ability to interact seamlessly with all of your existing functionality. Building on top of the multi-location inventory module, NetSuite WMS adds warehouse specific parameters to be able to define and configure and help optimize where you store your inventory.
Managing your warehouse teams is a critical element of increasing your labor productivity and reducing overall costs. Together with common warehouse functions such as task management, user defined putaway / pick strategies, cycle counting, work orders and kitting, NetSuite’s WMS module provides everything you need to operate an efficient warehouse. When coupled with other native NetSuite features you get a solution that helps optimize your inventory management operations.
Managing a warehouse of any size requires the ability to put wireless devices in the hands of your warehouse users. NetSuite’s WMS includes the ability to direct users to perform putaways and picks based on configured strategies defined during the setup of the WMS system. Your users are able to perform their tasks with confidence but with the ability to check alternate locations and inventory levels on the fly if necessary.