Gartner Research

My WMS or Yours? Consider These Three Options When Outsourcing Warehouse Operations

Published: 07 January 2011

ID: G00207182

Analyst(s): C. Klappich , Greg Aimi , Jeff Taylor

Summary

Companies outsourcing warehousing operations to a logistics services provider must understand the pros and cons of using a provider's warehouse management system versus the provider using the firm's.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Staying With Your WMS Has Its Benefits
  • Using the LSP's WMS Could Provide a Better Overall Solution
  • The Best of Both Worlds
  • Regardless of Your Choice, Focus on Total System Integrity

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