Digitized inbound processes have revolutionized the way we conduct business. With on-demand access to receiving activity metrics and a single version of truth for data, we can easily monitor and manage delivery milestones from gate-in to gate-out. Let’s take a closer look at how digitalized inbound processes work and how they can help streamline your business operations.
What Are Digitized Inbound Processes?
Digitized inbound processes are automated systems that allow warehouses to track their inbound receiving more efficiently. With these systems, receiving managers are able to prioritize tasks, optimize unloading resources and analyze metrics related to the inbound process to identify opportunities for improved efficiencies.
Benefits of Digitized Inbound Processes
Digitalized inbound processes come with many benefits for warehouses, distribution centers, and vendors delivering to these facilities. They save time by automating mundane tasks such as data entry and verification, allowing for reduced headcount and employee overhead. Additionally, these systems provide real-time visibility into unloading milestones, so companies can quickly identify issues before they become major problems and avoid costly detention exposure.
Using Digitalized Inbound Processes for Your Business
The digitized inbound process is often overlooked in the supply chain. FreightSmith brings this one of its kind platform to warehouses based on decades of first-hand experience in this phase of the process. This first of its kind cloud based solution provides facilities with real-time inbound receiving visibility and exception based operational management. Investing in digital inbound processes is a great way for companies to optimize their operations while gaining valuable insights into facility performance metrics and providing the platform for continuous improvement.