Comprising nearly 80% of UK economic output the services sector is both large and diverse. It includes the key economic powerhouses of retail and finance, but also government and public health, IT and telecomms, entertainment and tourism, legal and accounting services. It includes diverse commercial and industrial services, from printing and mass media to healthcare and waste disposal.
Many service providers supplying both goods and services have distinctive or unique aspects to their business model. These may require system functions beyond simple warehouse control. It’s in these areas that an advanced and adaptable WMS system can provide a solution to such highly specialised needs and support a service provider’s operation on multiple levels.