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Advanced Business Solutions showcases logistics software solutions at IntraLogisteX

04/03/15

Advanced Business Solutions (Advanced) will be exhibiting its integrated supply chain management software covering logistics and warehouse management at IntraLogisteX on 25 and 26 March 2015 at the Ricoh Arena, Coventry.

 

IntraLogisteX brings together logistics professionals who are looking for solutions to current and future challenges, from the latest materials handling technologies to full-scale warehouse automation options.

 

The logistics industry is worth £74.45billion to the UK economy, with one in 12 people working in the sector*. There are also signs that the industry is growing. In 2013 reported profit margins for the top 100 hauliers rose by 2% from the previous year, and UK exports to the rest of the world are set to increase by 1%**. As a result Advanced is experiencingincreased demand for its supply chain management solutions, which it will be demonstrating at the IntraLogistex event.

 

Advanced is showcasing OpenWMS, its warehouse management system, OpenLogistix – its logistics management solution and OpenDashoards – its real-time business intelligence reporting solution, on stand 87.

 

OpenWMS is designed for both 3rd Party Logistics (3PL) and owner operators. It is used by businesses operating in industries ranging from apparel, food and beverage, paper and packaging, to consumer electronics and automotive.

 

OpenDashboards enables companies to easily monitor their Key Performance Indicators using real-time data via graphical dashboard displays. Customers using the softwareinclude DSV Solutions, Port of Tyne, RIF Logistics and Dimensions Clothing.

 

Simon Fowler, Managing Director of Advanced Business Solutions (Commercial Division), says: “OpenWMS and OpenDashboards deliver greater insight into performance and significantly increase productivity by reducing time-consuming administration. As a result businesses gain greater capacity to provide value-added services and win new customer contracts to boost growth.

 

“Logistics is a competitive market where businesses operate within tight margins. Technology is key to maximising profitabilityby enabling companies to work as efficiently as possible, without compromising the quality of their service offering.”

 

Advanced Business Solutions is a market-leading business application and services provider with over 20 years’ experience providing a range of back office and front line solutions to UK organisations.

 

For more information on Advanced’s warehouse management solutions, please visit stand 87 at IntraLogisteX visit www.advancedcomputersoftware.com/abs or call 01582 714 810.

 

Advanced Business Solutions is an Advanced Computer Software Group company. The Group recently won Tech Company of the Year in the prestigious UK Tech Awards 2014 and ranked in the Deloitte UK Technology Fast 50, which recognises the 50 fastest growing technology companies in the UK.

 

*https://www.ctp.org.uk/assets/x/53133%20

 

**http://www.pwc.co.uk/transport-logistics/assets/lr14-report-web-060514.pdf

 

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About Advanced Business Solutions www.advancedcomputersoftware.com/abs

 

Advanced Business Solutions (Advanced) provides leading integrated business applications and services that enable public, private and third sector organisations to retain control, improve visibility and gain efficiencies whilst continually improving corporate performance.

 

Advanced prides itself on getting close to its customers by understanding their businesses and responding to their evolving needs.

 

Advanced’s software systems comprise core accounting/financial management, procurement, supply chain management, human resource and payroll systems, integrated with a range of collaborative, document management and business intelligence solutions to extend the value and effectiveness of the finance, human resource and payroll departments.

Management information systems for school and academies are also provided through Advanced’s subsidiary, Advanced Learning. Advanced also provides specialist vertical solutions for the not-for-profit and legal markets. All solutions can be delivered as a managed or bureau service.

Customers are from both the public and private sectors and include Companies House, Newcastle City Council, NHS Scotland, Norfolk Constabulary, Edge Hill University, WH Smith, Royal Bank of Scotland, Aer Lingus, National Express Group, DFS and RSPB.

Advanced Business Solutions is a division of Advanced Computer Software Group plc, a leading supplier of software and IT services to the health, care and business services sectors.

Press contact:

Angela Mycock and Kathryn Howard, Advanced Computer Software Group

pr@advancedcomputersoftware.com

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