As well as the ability to change prices and promos on any shelf, anywhere, in seconds, with our Electronic Shelf Price Tags you can do much more. From improving in-store efficiencies, to freeing associates to spend more time with customers, to engaging with smartphones in-aisle, now’s the time to bring the store into the digital future.
Best Practices and Recommendations to Improve Order Picking Productivity
In addition to reducing energy consumption, the flexible pricing enabled by Electronic Shelf Price Tags enables retailers to strategically price perishable items throughout the day, encouraging customers to buy them before they spoil, said Milner. This freedom allows retailers to graduate pricing based on sales velocity and inventory levels. According to insight from Planet Retail, 65% of consumers would welcome such price changes throughout the day if a product is approaching its sell-by date.
In a highly technological and connected world, many still opt to use manual systems and used paper-based workflows in their warehouse operations. One big example is the use of paper-based pick which, is not only very tedious but is also highly risky and prone to errors. The simple fact of having to go to an office to have pick lists printed is already very cumbersome. Not only that, there is a big chance that the personnel will print the wrong list and go on spending a whole day picking inventories from a previous or totally wrong order.
Cluster Picking Strategy
The key to an effective cluster picking strategy is to make use of multiple containers, usually a multi-tray trolley. In this strategy, an order picker will process multiple orders in one trip, assigning a different container for each order. He will then fill up each container according to the required SKUs as he passes through each picking section.
Customers Prefer to Interact With Digital Signage
Compared to traditional signs, you can display more to communicate a clearer and more comprehensive message with digital signages. For many customers, having sufficient access to important product information can make or break their purchasing decisions. This is why many customers tend to gravitate to stores that have digital signage. The increased foot traffic to your store and the abundance of important product information has the same effect on your sales figures, they grow too.
Batch Picking Strategy
The basic idea for Batch Picking is to have the order picker pick and process multiple orders which involve the same SKU, all at the same time. This will minimize the number of times he would have to return to the same SKU location to pick inventories from several orders Price Tags.
This innovative system is growing in popularity and is known and proven to improve the efficiency of the picking process, and thus result in greater productivity. The system is easy to use and implement but will require the use of a centralized software that is integrated into the Warehouse Management System. The system then connects to an indicator light installed on the shelves or racks, or to the digital display and indicator LED of various Electronic Shelf Label configurations.
Give your business and your industrial warehouse the upper hand it needs to stay competitive in today’s digital age with the best Electronic Shelf Labels by SOLUM. Contact us today to learn more.