Unlike most Automated Data Capture System (ADCS) that have evolved from technology integrators with often little or no industry expertise, MetaOption MetaADCS was developed by supply chain professionals who have worked with global distribution and manufacturing companies in the design and implementation of small business warehouse management system automation.
MetaOption MetaADCS decreases manual operations, eliminates paperwork and reduces operational costs by increasing the accuracy and speed of warehouse functions like receiving, putaway, inventory counts, inventory moves, picking and shipping. By improving operational efficiencies, MetaOption MetaADCS enables your organization to gain a real competitive advantage.
For small and mid-market companies cost and time are serious concerns when implementing a new automated solution. MetaOption MetaADCS has multiple pricing models to fit every budget. It is also easy to install, easy to configure and easy to use. Your warehouse staff will be up and running quickly with minimal disruption to your daily operations.
2D barcodes are being adopted very quickly in a wide range of industries for their compact size and data capacity. Generate 2D barcodes directly from Dynamics NAV/Business Central that include all information relevant to a scan, such as an item number, lot number, expiration date, UOM, or even quantity.
The smaller barcode size means it can be applied to smaller items, or made large enough to be scanned from a distance while still fitting on a small label. The number of distinct pieces of data stored in the barcode can reduce the number of scans required to execute an action. For example, a single scan could bring in an item number, lot number, and weight.
In addition to 2D codes, flexible user-configured rules enable the system to interpret any barcode format and symbology you can imagine, including UPC/GS1, GTIN, custom formats, etc.
Here are few other functionalities:
MetaOption MetaADCS Warehouse Management System provides end-to-end inventory tracking and visibility. All material is identified with a unique License Plate (LP) allowing the system to track material with a high level of precision. Events are logged giving you access to detailed, historical data, and real-time visibility of all warehouse activities.
Capture lot and serial numbers for any transaction
For industries where lot tracking is required, MetaADCS provides robust functionality to help streamline the process. Lot and serial numbers can be recorded and tracked directly on the handheld device. In addition to tracking, MetaADCS provides reports to help you comply with regulatory requirements.
Easily track entire pallets, boxes, or containers of mixed items including mixed lot/serial numbers.
License Plate Management (License Plating) from MetaADCS provides users with the ability to track and generate labels to reference entire pallets, boxes, crates, or containers that contain mixed items or mixed lot/serial numbers.
The License Plates barcodes are easily printed directly from handheld devices and can be used for picking, receiving, movements, consumption, and shipping.
Moving product through your warehouse requires abundance of scanning but through the magic of License Plating from MetaOption MetaADCS, you can move product through with less scanning while helping to address errors related to manual input and data integrity. Put simply, License Plating allows for efficient transactions which increase your overall warehouse operation efficiency.
Containers are used throughout the inbound and outbound processes to consolidate orders. A unique identifier is assigned to each container and as orders are processed, data is captured and linked to that unique number. All information pertaining to the contents and movements of the order are captured and recorded. The results are accurate orders, to one or many orders which allows for accurate order preparation, error-proofing, and order tracking throughout the inbound and outbound processes.
Defined receiving process, from a purchase Order to a receipt generated at receiving doc to include:
System directed actions such as starting of a pick for a Sales Order and using the scanner to record the License Plate, Item and LOT Barcodes. Registration of the pick, Item, Lot#, License plate and Location along with quantity picked will all be supported. Support for the following shipping activities
Improved Bills of Materials journal posting that includes material picking & registration, collected and staged for a production run consuming these items or services.
Inventory movement is a simple transaction consisting of a movement of an item or License Plate from one location to another in the same warehouse. A Transfer is a movement between two separate warehouses an item or License Plate.