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RF-SMART Trusted by 300 NetSuite Customers

By Holli Anderson on

Posted under: NetSuite

Another RF-SMART Milestone is in the books. RF-SMART is proud to partner with more than 300 NetSuite Customers for our Mobile Inventory Solution - adding to our portfolio of more than 650 Customers worldwide.  Accurate inventory is critical to a thriving Cloud business, and our growth in the NetSuite market is a reflection of our commitment to providing a Built for NetSuite solution that ensures 100% visibility into product location, movement, and related employee activity.

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5 Must-Dos at SuiteWorld 2017

By Casey Rebman on

Posted under: Events, NetSuite

SuiteWorld is NetSuite’s largest annual conference designed specifically for NetSuite customers, partners and developers.  With over 7,000 attendees, more than 175 breakout sessions and the opportunity share tips and insights into NetSuite strategies with other users and product experts, SuiteWorld 2017 is shaping up to be a can’t-miss-event, April 24-27th in Las Vegas.

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Best Practices: Multi-Channel Pick, Pack and Ship Strategies

By George Gulliford on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

The days of single-channel warehouse operations are disappearing. Companies that only sold to other companies or just to customers are transforming into companies that sell to everyone.  While this opens up new markets and business, it can adversely affect your warehouse operations and create customer service issues.

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‘Tis the Season of the Physical Count: NetSuite Counting Best Practices

By George Gulliford on

Posted under: NetSuite

The season of physical inventory counting is upon us, and in our experience, this is not usually a cheerful event at most companies. The good news though is that with some preparation and organization, you can tackle this event without turning into a scrooge.

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Creating an Efficient Warehouse without Complex System Logic

By George Gulliford on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

Many companies think they need complex warehouse logic (like system directed putaway) to make their warehouse more efficient. But in many cases, spending time simply focused on the picking process will provide the greatest efficiency. The beauty of that truth? The need (and cost) to have complex logic disappears, and basic intuitive thought processes can be used effectively.

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Customer Spotlight: 4 Reasons To Automate Manual Warehouse Processes

By Cap Mewborne on

Posted under: Implementation, NetSuite

BarProducts.com is a leading online retailer for bartending and bar supplies, and in the words of their COO, is the perfect example of “a business who came from an old way of doing things to quickly catching up to the forefront of warehouse management.” 

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NetSuite Best Practices Series: Overcoming Multi-Channel Distribution Challenges

By George Gulliford on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

In the past, most companies have operated in only one sales channel, which meant their distribution operations only had to deal with one set of distribution processes. Today, however, many companies operate in two, three or even four channels, which can be very challenging when you try to combine all the required distribution processes together into one efficient operation. 

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NetSuite Best Practices Series: Inventory Shrinkage - Where Did My Inventory Go?

By Holli Anderson on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

Inventory shrinkage is one of the major problems in both distribution and retail, and most companies do not have a good idea as to why. The truth is: Without putting proper processes and procedures in place, you will never be able to understand where your inventory disappears - and will continue to see an eroding of your bottom line.  Every dollar of inventory you lose requires many more dollars of sales to recover.

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Behind the Scenes: How an Industry-Leading Solution becomes a Product

By Zahni Thuzar on

Posted under: Innovation, NetSuite

At RF-SMART, creativity matters, and our Innovation Team is no stranger to this principle. The Innovation Team, which lies within our Research & Development department, works solely to develop new products and ideas that solve problems our customers are facing - or to help them avoid them in the first place. But how do these ideas get generated and turn into products? 

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Calling all Retailers: Three Methods for Easy Inventory Allocations

By Holli Anderson on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

One of the biggest challenges for a merchandiser or inventory planner is determining how much product needs to be distributed to each store, and creating the necessary documentation to have those items picked and shipped. With RF-SMART’s Preallocation feature, this process has been made much easier.

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Implementing Bins in Your Warehouse is as Easy as 1,2,3 … 4!

By Sarah Edwards on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

While bins may not be necessary in all situations, in many circumstances they are absolutely vital for congruency and easy product picking in a warehouse. If you’re getting ready to introduce bins, or even if you already use bins in your warehouse, here are our top-4 tips for a successful bins implementation. And of course, we are assuming these bins are barcoded for use with an inventory management system.

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RF-SMART Welcomes 100th NetSuite Customer

By Holli Anderson on

Posted under: Culture, NetSuite

At RF-SMART, transforming customers and changing lives is what motivates us every day. Improved inventory accuracy and operational performance for a growing list of satisfied RF-SMART customers is what keeps us ticking. We are thrilled that shortly after launching RF-SMART for NetSuite, we have more than 100 NetSuite customers - adding to an existing base of more than 600 customers around the world.

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Surviving in the Omni-Channel Age: Strategies for Retail Inventory Management

By Holli Anderson on

Posted under: Metrics, NetSuite

The traditional retail brick and mortar store is currently undergoing a role change in the retail ecosystem. These stores no longer just serve customers who come into the store to shop, they are now part of the fulfillment strategy for customers who never even enter the store. This additional responsibility makes it even more important for retail stores to have real-time visibility and accurate inventory. And with the push for improved customer service and lower inventories, having accurate inventory is critical for survival.

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