Motorola's future of warehousing study predicts that 66% of retailers have invested significantly in warehouse and inventory management systems.
Think of an ideal world where field agents walk onto customers' doorsteps with everything required in hand or in the truck, with parts accurately kept track of and jobs performed with no delays—all ensuring complete customer satisfaction. It sounds dreamlike.
But in reality, there are many obstacles that accompany inventory management, especially if you are managing it manually. The obstacles may range anywhere from global supply chain disruption and lack of inventory oversight to the inability to track inventory consumption and stay on top of perishable consumables.
Luckily the modern world has also provided new solutions to these old problems. Technological solutions, like field service inventory management systems, can help you optimize business operations and increase efficiency.
In this article, we'll talk about how an inventory management system helps FSM businesses streamline their processes, shorten their service delivery cycle, make their employees' lives easier, and, most importantly, improve the customer experience.