Shorten Order Fulfillment Cycle times with Oracle WMS

Our Client is a leading provider of high-performance communications semiconductor solutions enabling next generation network connectivity and efficient bandwidth from the core network to the home network. Their broad product portfolio includes carrier-class semiconductor devices for next generation optical transport and passive optical network systems, as well as data center connectivity and digital home solutions

Client Requirements

  • To use customer/order-specific rules for lot selection
  • To optimize order entry and shipping processes
  • To allow warehouse partner users to process transactions in Oracle using mobile
  • To create customer specific shipping and packing labels
  • To track FGI with box/package details (LPN tracking)
  • To implement Mobile supply chain for transaction processing
  • To provide cost group assignment rules
  • To synchronize inventory information with warehouse partner

Key Challenges

  • Unique semiconductor industry user requirements
  • Mobile configuration and connectivity issues for partner warehouse
  • Access controls for partner users
  • Oracle EBS version had limited WMS features and needed some customizations
  • Printer issues for label printing
  • Challenges with labels customizations
  • Training partner users in WMS
  • Dependencies on B2B project

Jade Global’s Solution – Multi-Feature Implementation

  • Synchronized FGI at partner warehouse with both Oracle and partner systems
  • Implemented WMS picking rules for lot selection based on customer/order specific rules and Lot attribute based FIFO
  • Implemented LPN feature for box/package level tracking and shipment of FGI
  • Designed and developed customer specific labels using WMS label and printer setup
  • Optimized mobile devices and barcode scanners for warehouse productivity and reliability improvements
  • Data massaging for items, sub inventories and lots
  • Automated label printing based on business events

Business Benefits

  • Improved productivity in the order picking and shipping processes
  • Improved customer satisfaction with customer specific labels and picking rules
  • Significantly Improved data entry using barcode scanning, creating less rework and return
  • Shortened order fulfillment cycle time at least by a day
  • Improved communication between order management and shipping execution teams