DPS Enables Competitive Advantage for Leading Seed Distributor

DPS Enables Competitive Advantage for Leading Seed Distributor

DPS, Inc., a leading software development, consulting, and services company for more than 40 years, is pleased to share the content of a recent interview with Joe Merschman, President & CEO of Merschman Seeds, Inc., a leading seed distributor in the US. We wanted to know Joe’s take on his experience with the DPS software products Merschman uses and how DPS software enabled Merschman to not just compete, but achieve competitive advantage in its industry.

Is Your Warehouse Safe?

Is Your Warehouse Safe?

The safety of workers inside of your warehouse is incredibly important. Your employees are the people who keep the business running. Ensuring proper warehouse conditions and processes is the biggest safeguard against injuries and citations. We’ve compiled a list of 10 safety tips, based on The Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)’s ten most cited violations of 2013, as shown on the United States Department of Labor website.

Lot Tracking Made Easier with a WMS

Lot Tracking Made Easier with a WMS

A Warehouse Management System (WMS) offers a paperless, nearly error free way to keep track of items in your warehouse. Specifically, the practice of lot tracking can be improved exponentially with a WMS. Lots are of product that share the same manufacturing or run date. Relying on a manual lot tracking process leaves room for mistakes and loss of data, while using a WMS ensures accuracy and proper data storage. Take a look at the comparison of what happens if a product has to be recalled, with and without a WMS.

DPS Flash 8: A new eCommerce solution

DPS Flash 8: A new eCommerce solution

Flash 8 is the newest version of the already proven eCommerce solution from DPS, Inc., which allows full real-time integration to ERP systems. When today’s landscape for customer ordering has many channels such as storefront, phone, fax, and most recently eCommerce, it’s easy to see that if you are not present in all these channels your customers can lose out on the convenience of ordering whenever and wherever, while you lose out on revenue.

In The News: Carmel tech firm sees bright future for Google Glass

In The News: Carmel tech firm sees bright future for Google Glass

DPS Inc. has been developing business software for the device, with plans to take a prototype to trade shows this fall. The tech company specializes in logistics — think inventory tracking for warehouses — so the finished product likely won’t appeal to the average Glass adopter. But even as it is tailored toward a narrow customer base, the software offers a look at what will be possible in the next generation of mobile technology.

New DPS GADGT for Distribution Industry

New DPS GADGT for Distribution Industry

DPS is pleased to announce the Google App Development Glass Team (GADGTTM). Google Glass is a wearable computer with an optical head mounted display (OHMD). Google developed it with the mission of producing a mass-market ubiquitous computer. Google Glass displays information in a smartphone like hands-free format. Wearers communicate with the Internet via natural language voice commands.

5 Keys To Inventory Accuracy

5 Keys To Inventory Accuracy

Inventory accuracy is paramount to an efficient warehouse. Unfortunately, many wholesale distributors fall short of their competition due to disorganized inventory or inaccurate information. Inventory accuracy impacts other key performance indicators, such as: units picked and shipped per hour, order cycle time, on-time shipments, and warehouse capacity used.

The Advantages Of Cold Storage Solutions

The Advantages Of Cold Storage Solutions

Mike Estes, our Hardware Specialist here at DPS, is excited to announce that we now offer Cold Storage Solutions for our customers. These Cold Storage Solutions provide a level of efficiency that stands above standard units. Mike sat down and answered some questions about Cold Storage Solutions, to give us an idea of what makes them different and desirable.

Warehousing And Distribution Services Are Indispensable

Warehousing And Distribution Services Are Indispensable

A warehouse is a place where goods are stored to be used in the future, even when there is a low supply of business goods in the manufacturing market. A number of skilled, educated and professional workers are assigned by the companies for proper administration of the business goods stored in the warehouse. There can be any number of warehouses but each warehouse should be unique and designed properly so that you can store perishable as well as non-perishable goods.