QC Software WCS Leader and Connectship Value Alliance
Released on: August 22, 2008, 4:45 pm
Press Release Author: Thomas R. Cutler
Press Release Summary: QC Software WCS Leader and Connectship Value Alliance
Press Release Body: A checklist of WCS areas of expertise must include: . Operations audits . Supply chain strategy development and master planning . Process analysis and optimization . Location modeling, transportation, logistics, and distribution network analysis . Inventory analysis and control . Vendor/supplier collaboration . Material handling equipment (MHE) requirements . Analysis, specification development, and bid administration . Warehouse management system (WMS) requirements . Project management, systems integration, and implementation QC Software is dedicated to providing a warehouse control system (WCS) when it is needed and appropriate. According to Jerry List, "All of us at QC Software believe the strategic alliance with Connectship.we believe Connectship is important to our clients, mostly Tier 1 distributors." WCS vendors must develop a strategic partnership with a manufacturing and distribution firm in which there is a clear understanding of the organization's unique shipping needs, and actively assist in reaching and measuring cost reduction goals and service needs.
Warehouse control systems must address numerous challenges from multiple angles and perspectives, but if these are met they can produce benefits including a greater return on assets, increased operational capacity, reduced labor costs, increased inventory turns, an increase in picking and shipping accuracy, shorter process cycle times and improved customer satisfaction.
The WCS solutions provided by QC Software enables companies to streamline their warehouse operations with the lowest total cost of ownership in the industry ensuring increased corporate profitability. ConnectShip, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of UPS, purchased selected TanData assets on August 15, 2001. TanData had pioneered express parcel shipping automation in the 1980's to offer progressive transportation and logistics software solutions and provided proven, reliable software solutions in the transportation, logistics, and shipping arenas for twenty years. ConnectShip, headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is focused on continuing to provide leading-edge, multi-carrier and multi-modal technology that supports most major carriers' products and services. Today, ConnectShip develops the most sophisticated shipping technology for businesses in North America and Europe. Each solution is configurable to accommodate different requirements that exist within today\'s enterprise and business systems. ConnectShip's customers and business partners span the globe and include such industry leaders as Microsoft, Cardinal Healthcare, Dell, Oracle, PeopleSoft, Manhattan Associates, Click Commerce and Red Prairie. QC Software is the leading provider of Tier 1 warehouse control systems to the warehousing and distribution industries. Since 1996, QC Software, utilizing state of the art technology combined with extensive research, development, and rigorous testing, has developed the QC Enterprise suite of products. Designed to be modular in nature, easily configurable, and platform independent, this highly scalable solution satisfies the needs of any size warehouse.
QC Software, Inc. www.qcsoftware.com Jerry List JerryList@qcsoftware.com (513) 469-1424