Despite rapid industrialization in China and other developing countries, most manufacturing execution systems (MES) and warehouse management systems (WMS) are found in North America, Western Europe, and Japan. These systems have made extraordinary productivity gains possible in the West. However, Chinese manufacturers require a new generation of MES and WMS capabilities to boost their productivity.
and send transaction details back as tasks get done. To improve decision speed and accuracy, boost administrative productivity, and keep operations running smoothly, MES and WMS systems provide tools for detail scheduling, labor management, resource allocation, dispatching, navigation, process management, quality control, maintenance, approvals, record keeping, and performance measurement that was formerly done on paper and in people's heads—or not at all. The Situation in China Starting from virtually