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Oct 31 2012   7:43PM GMT

Word of the Day – warehouse management system (WMS) definition

Margaret Rouse Margaret Rouse Profile: Margaret Rouse

“WMS software directs the picking, replenishment and putaway of goods identified and tracked by an automated data collection system, typically bar codes and scanners. It takes orders — literally — from an ERP system and feeds back inventory and transaction data.”David Essex

Today’s WhatIs.com Word of the Day is warehouse management system, a software application that supports the day-to-day operations in a warehouse.

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