To understand the differences between the Distribution Centers (WMS) management systems and the Resources Planning of Enterprises (ERP) is very important, since some of the ERP solutions have added warehousing functionality to its offers. It’s very important to take the proper decisions in the area of “picking chain execution”.
Typically the WMS systems refer to warehouse administration or to physical materials handling is the one in charge of administering and regulating each of the operations of physical movement of product.
This is a comparative list of common things what a WMS offers greater functionality for inventory, warehousing, logistics, and transportation than what an ERP solution does. - Kallol Nandi
The WMS is not only an information system – A PC’s program, if you want – and associated procedures implemented into a company in order to monitor, manage, and ideally to optimize the operation of one or more warehouses.