The AWARDS-BA³ modular and flexible ERP and Warehouse Software application is perfect for Wholesale and Distribution businesses with complex business rules around their purchasing, sales, and stock handling functions.
The technology can also be used as part of a modular solution. For example, AWARDS-BA³ integrates with a range of financial accounting systems. Purchase & Sales Order Modules could be used to manage business rules and complications around creating and circulating purchase orders to suppliers, or sales orders from customers.
The Accounts Interface Module is the communication link between AWARDS-BA³ and your chosen accounting system. This ensures all relevant transactions are posted correctly from system to system.
Users can choose the best combination of optional modules to suit their needs. Should a business or operational requirement change, modules can easily be added or updated in line with constantly changing business requirements.
Users can choose from the best combination of modules to suit their needs. Should business or operational requirements change, modules can be added or updated easily as needs dictate.
The AWARDS-BA³ Warehouse Management module supports all standard warehouse management capabilities including Putaway, Dynamic Storage, Picking, Replenishment, and Warehouse Automation.
The Dynamic Storage feature keeps a record of the storage capacity of each storage location ensuring optimum usage of space throughout.
Warehouse Management Module Benefits
Replenishing stock in a timely fashion, whilst maximising margins is business-critical, so integrated tools help buyers procure the correct goods at the right time, ensuring that the required stock is available, and at appropriate levels.
Whether simple min/max calculations or more comprehensive usage-based algorithms incorporating seasonality are used, both the live information and the ability to identify purchase requirements are available.
AWARDS-BA³ Purchase Forecasting Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Purchase Invoice Reconciliation Module enables full document reconciliation. Supplier invoices can be matched with goods receipt notes and supplier credits can be matched with supplier returns. Numerous other valuable features are also included.
AWARDS-BA³ - Purchase Invoice Reconciliation Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Sales Forecasting Module enables the creation of sales forecasts which can be set-up by customer, customer group, product and more. These forecasts can encourage up-selling and cross-selling. Sales quotations, on agreement, can be converted into sales orders quickly and easily.
Quote approval options, along with numerous other valuable functions, deliver full end-to-end activity auditing throughout.
AWARDS-BA³ - Sales Forecasting module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Sales Integration Module enables electronic interfaces to be established with multiple customer ERP, POS, and other systems enabling the receipt of electronic sales orders without any data rekeying.
AWARDS-BA³ - Sales Integration Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Purchase Integration Module allows electronic interfaces to be established with multiple supplier ERP systems enabling transmission of Purchase orders electronically without data rekeying.
AWARDS-BA³ - Purchase Integration Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Sales Order Switching module enables the picking of sales orders to be switched into another company or depot.
Switching could be needed based on criteria including out-of-stock and forced switching. The latter could be any business rule dictating, that in certain circumstances, forces the Sales Order to be picked from a different depot.
AWARDS-BA³ - Sales Order Switching Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Central Order Switching module enables the centralisation of customer buying patterns. This places you top of your customer’s mind, boosting customer experience.
Sales orders are placed centrally and where products are out of stock, a matrix exists to offload these products to a designated supplier chain. This encourages repeat sales. Customers are assured that, regardless of in-stock products, you will always source their orders for them.
Additionally, a Central Ordering model encourages stocking of only products that generate a high margin and the greatest return.
AWARDS-BA³ - Central Order Switching Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Checkout Module allows scans on picked stocked to ensure 100% order accuracy. Once the picked items are brought to the checkout area a scan function enables operators to perform a secondary/checkout scan on the picked stock.
AWARDS-BA³ - Checkout Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Customer Call Scheduler module enables call schedules to be created on a daily or a frequency basis. Call Schedules include order templates and quick order entry links, ensuring faster, easier, and more efficient sales order processing.
AWARDS-BA³ - Customer Call Scheduler Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Delivery Management module coordinates product delivery. It creates static and dynamic delivery routes to ensure optimised customer order delivery.
Multiple delivery routes may be created per customer, assigned to the most efficient routes. Routes can be set-up per picking waves within the warehouse and delivery routes can be linked to specific loading bays. These functions streamline and maximise warehouse efficiency during the goods-out process.
AWARDS-BA³ - Delivery Management Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Cyclical Stock Counting Module provides the ability to cycle count products which uses ABC definitions to count products cyclically in a warehouse.
Depending on your product range, you may want to count high-value products more frequently than others. Additionally, any stock counting must optimises the use of your costly resources.
Cyclical Stock Counting results in increased stock accuracy, less downtime, and better resource usage throughout the warehouse.
AWARDS-BA³ - Cyclical Stock Counting Module Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ eCommerce/Web Store Configuration module provides an online portal integrating with AWARDS-BA³. The website application is a responsive eCommerce site with features including online ordering using live product stock data, imagery, pricing, active sales discounts and contracts, and account details per customer.
B2B customers browse for products using the powerful search engine. Role-based access can be provided to B2B users ensuring only the relevant details are available to them. A Supplier Portal is available enabling user and role-based access to supplier information.
AWARDS-BA³ - eCommerce/Web Store Configuration Benefits
The AWARDS-BA³ Mobile Sales Module can be used on multiple mobile device types. Trade customers can log-in remotely and purchase their desired products in real-time, quickly, and efficiently.
Sales representatives can log-in on behalf of trade customers, leading to optimised order entry, enabling up-selling, and assured trade customer satisfaction.
AWARDS-BA³– Mobile Sales Module Benefits
AWARDS-BA³ offers flexible KPI-focused dashboard monitoring to drill-down sales data, providing fast and easier access. Fully visual role or user-defined dashboards provide critical information, enabling business decisions to be made, quickly and efficiently, based on real-time information.
AWARDS-BA³– Management Information Dashboards & Visualisations Module Benefits
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A robust and highly configurable enterprise-level WMS with no limits to any functionality required by small and medium enterprises to multinational businesses.
Quick to setup and easy to use PAYG WMS delivering stock efficiency and accuracy for all business types including 3PL, eCommerce, eFulfilment, Retail, Manufacturing and Wholesale.
ERP software specifically designed for Distributors, Wholesalers & Parallel Importers operating in strictly regulated Pharmaceuticals and Healthcare sectors.
A highly configurable logistics solution supporting Receipt and Despatch processes, Stock Management and Traceability with extensive reporting.