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Dockmanager controls truckloading
Pcdata is currently rolling
out Distrib dock manager at one of the largest bakery groups in the USA. Dock
manager automatically registers and controls truck loading for outbound
inter-company shipments. Combined with the batch tracking system embedded in the
Distrib system load manifests are generated automatically and 100% accurate.
Distrib Dockmanager is the
latest tool in the Distrib family designed for automatic, unattended recording
and processing of goods movement transaction
What is it:
- An application that uses
auto-id readers to verify and process goods-movement transactions. Auto ID
readers can be but are not limited to: UHF and VHF RFID readers, 2d Imaging Barcode readers, line barcode readers.
- Unattended real time processing
of transactions without manual operator input, the key of this tool is
that all transactions (receipt confirmations, shipment confirmations,
stock transfers) will be both validated and recorded without adding any
- Rules of operation can be
configured, a real time integrated event management system enables
greatest flexibility on how to handle exceptions.
- Reader equipment can be
configured, there are no brand limitations as long as the reader complies
with standard international data bus systems. Protocol details can
be configured in the system
- Indicators can be configured,
real time visual and audible alerts can be configured for local, office
and remote alerting.
- Integrated reporting and
logging, including automatic Advanced Shipping Notification.
- Integrates with the Distrib WMS database
- Will also integrate with the
pcdata S95 Framework and as a result with all mainstream ERP and WMS
Currently we are using this
system for fully automatic confirmation and control of truck loading enabling
100% accuracy on capturing inter company deliveries.
Following Video shows dock
manager as extension to a standard Put to Light setup: