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Welcome to the Datalinx blog. Here we cover a range of posts and conversations based around our experiences of warehousing, barcoding and Sage software.

Warehousing in faraway places

 

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The Accession Islands are in the South Atlantic covering 34 square miles; it is part of the British overseas territories but is not part of the UK and has its own Constitution. The island boasts stunning beaches and is home to hundreds of green turtles that visit each year.

Warehousing on the Accession Island faces a number of challenges, as although the demands on the warehouse and Sage are less aggressive, accuracy is vital. As the islands main distribution hub knowledge of the stock availability and quantities are correct, throughout the warehouse processes especially booking in and stock taking. Due to the length of time it takes for goods to be delivered, therefore running out of stock has serious implications, such as building delays.

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The Datalinx, Mysoft and Sage partnership

b2ap3_thumbnail_rsz_sage_video_play.pngDatalinx have partnered with Mysoft to provide East End Foods with an integrated barcoded warehousing system. This partnership enables Sage business partners and their customers to benefit from our 25 years’ of warehouse management system development focused solely within the Sage arena and technical support.

We have a team of over twenty five professionals covering sales, development, customer support and marketing. To provide complete end to end solutions for customers in need of extending their Sage systems functionality, whilst keeping all data inside of Sage.

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TIMco are integrating their Sage ERP X3 system into Datalinx Warehouse Manager X3

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We are happy to announce T. I. Midwood (TIMco) have decided to implement Warehouse Manager X3 into their Sage ERP X3 system. As one of the UK’s largest wholesale suppliers of screws, fastenings, fixings and power tool accessories, TIMco import over 4,000 product lines.

The driver behind the decision to find a warehouse management system was the rapid expansion of the warehouse and business growth. “As it stands, our warehouse is approximately 80,000 sq ft and it’s full to bursting, we’ve simply grown too much for the warehouse operation to be run solely by some very, very capable people knowing where everything was located and knowing a lot about our products. This isn’t viable anymore.” John deWeerd.

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Using Sage ERP X3 to get your business mobile

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You can do everything from your mobile phone; order a new outfit, watch a film, even plan your train journey. So shouldn’t you also have complete access to your business data? With Sage ERP X3 you can, working through any web browser on tablet, phone or laptop, giving your business a unique mobile edge.

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To have a warehouse wireless survey – or not?

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Providing large facilities such as a warehouse with wireless is not a straight forward task and without planning can end up with inadequate coverage and suffer from low performance. To prevent this from happening you can commission a Research Frequency (RF) site survey. This enables an appropriate wireless network to be designed that will deliver the coverage, data rates, roaming capabilities, resilience and network capacity you require.

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