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Automation: the 'Do or Die' of Multi-Channel Distribution

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Williamson
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Williamson   9/10/2014 7:51:03 AM
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Interesting details emerging from the article, Omnichannel strategies have become an essential part of retailers.  Adapting to technology will help retailers increase efficiency and improve their supply chain management, new developments such as this will ease the pressure on the retailers I work for McGladrey and there's a very informative whitepaper on our website that readers of this article will be interested in.  "Count, manage and move: Warehouse inventory control strategies"   @ bit.ly/1kgYXWo

Hailey Lynne McKeefry
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Hailey Lynne McKeefry   9/9/2014 8:31:14 PM
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Automation, as you point out, will be a critical piece of success for electronics distributors. I think that legacy systems will be the biggest stumbling block for many of these organizations, especially smaller ones who don't have as much money to automate. At the same time, systems that support automation and collaboration are going to become table stakes to play in this market in the not too distant future.



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