Getting Started with Warehouse Management System

Dammam: 16th and 17th of March from 9:00 a.m. till 5:00 p.m.

The warehouse is the corner stone of the supply chain operation. It ensures the proper flow of goods from suppliers to end customers and guarantees the availability of stock to satisfy demand. Traditionally considered as the storage of goods for profit, warehousing has evolved over the years in a way that modern warehouses now fulfill multiple roles within the overall supply chain. In order to properly manage their operations, state-of-the art warehouses all over the world have or are implementing a Warehouse Management System, an application that has become a must-have in your facilities. This course offers a detailed overview of these systems used to run and operate efficient warehouses. We review in detail the functionalities and technologies of a typical and Best-of-Breed WMS as well as the best practices in implementation of such solutions. The course also takes a close look at available vendors, the criteria of failure and success as well as the calculation of ROI for a WMS.

Join us along and acquire

  • Necessary knowledge of warehouse management systems
  • To be familiar with most of the terminologies and technologies used by warehouse management systems
  • To be familiar with the basic and extended functionalities of warehouse management systems
  • Ability to calculate ROI from implementing warehouse management systems
  • Ability to evaluate and select the most suitable warehouse management system for their business

Who Should Attend

This course is directed to Supply Chain Managers and Warehouse Managers with minimal to average knowledge of warehouse management systems.

The information presented proved very beneficial to Operations Managers, as well as for the IT Managers of the company involved in the implementation of Warehouse Management Solutions.

Course Fees

$800 p.p

Serge Abou Slaiby

Project Manager
  • Serge has more than 10 years of experience in the Supply Chain field and  has worked on some of the largest supply chain implementation projects in the EMEA region for companies such as L’Oreal, Chalhoub Group (MCT), Jawad Group, Clipsal, Procter & Gamble, Barloworld Logistics, Parmalat in South Africa, Golden Food, Mazda, Fattal, Holdal, Mohebi among many others.
  • Serge speaks English, French, and Arabic, he joined SNS as a Logistics Analyst in early 2006.  As a Project Manager , Serge is specialized in leading supply chain projects and implementations of SCE applications across the supply chain
  • Conducted numerous Supply Chain consultancy studies for large companies in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Documented detailed Standard Operating Procedures and has project managed to implement the consultancy report recommendations.
  • Has worked on or led multiple projects involving the integration of different SCE systems together, such as WM systems with ERPs (such as SAP, JDEdwards, Baan, Oracle e-business), or Event Management and Business Intelligence tools with WMS or ERPs. .