E-Commerce: Make Your Stores Work Harder

By most accounts grocery e-commerce is growing dramatically...

 

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As much as preparing orders goes for customers you can expand your geographical reach through delivery and internet media.  The every increasing convenience driving society can explode once you tap into it and are able to preform at a desired magnitude.  By automatizing the store pick for things you are able to streamline progress and order accuracy.  By using proper picking algorithms you are able to have vast warehousing become the most efficient means to an end.  Little details such as a progress meter can urger the picker along and a timer not only counting down to the item but counting up once time has passed.  Time is key to getting that 1 or 100 extra packages out the door and this mindset can be applied to your delivery program as well.