SOU Shipping Module Provides Significantly More Functionality

SOU shipping module provides significantly more functionality of Schwetzingen, November 2009. Many current extensions in the shipping module of their enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution sou.MatriXX announces the SOU Systemhaus GmbH & co. KG from Schwetzingen. Within the wide range of tools for efficient management of logistical business processes, the powerful business software now offers significantly more functionality in the electronic order picking and also allows a flexible management of costs. In addition, a shipping optimization is built, which ensures appropriate cost-optimized transport of goods. Now available interfaces be added to the GLS uni-box, as well as to the specialized EDI standard Fortras, which supports the data exchange between carriers. With the newly added functionalities within the shipping module, we give our customers and users”a more comfortable their processes around the shipment of their goods, commented Marco Mancuso, commercial Managing Director of SOU. Especially medium-sized companies can save resources sustainably, for example, through the advanced features of electronic picking and additional methods to optimize shipping and thus competitive act.” The new features in the overview for the electronic order picking a customized connection of mobile data units is now realized.

Thus, the picker over the respective mobile devices can perform the entire picking process at the camp dialog-controlled and includes the batch qualification online. At the same time, it was sou.MatriXX shipping tool expands to a flexible management of costs so that different types of costs assign the individual tariffs such as customer record, support surfaces -, special – or international rates. The costs are there definable and contain either a lump sum, a percentage premium or a complete tariff list consisting of a kilometre – and weight matrix. In addition, it is possible the types of costs involved period to define which varying additional charges such as about the diesel surcharge are completely covered. Thus, a full calculation of all freight costs can be automatically done. With the extension of the functionality range of sou.MatriXX shipping tools is now also the cost-effective transport route of delivery or cargo to determine: the system automatically calculates the required to supply packing materials as feed on the basis of the defined forwarders corresponding cartons and pallets as well as for example with the best value for money. In addition, users receive an overview of all found transport to change these manually if necessary. In addition, the tool has new forwarding interface: so is now within by sou.MatriXX both connect to the GLS uni-box as well as to the specialized EDI standard Fortras 6, of among other things the forwarding of the IDS group and connecting of system Alliance.

Background information about SOU Systemhaus GmbH & Co. KG acts for nearly two decades the SOU Systemhaus GmbH & co. KG as ERP vendors for the middle class and as a product-neutral IT service provider on the national and international software market. The new implementation of business software as well as for the reorganization of existing business processes Schwetzingen-based IT Professional offers customized solutions and products. The platform-independent and proprietary ERP solution sou.MatriXX. is cross-industry, tailored to Internet how intranetfahig and specifically to the requirements of SMEs; also supports all popular local networks. Due to its modular design, she can be adapted flexibly and individually for every need and covers all divisions of sourcing (SCM) and management information system (MIS), manufacturing (VCM), marketing (CRM) and human resources (HRM) and accounting (ReWe). SOU collaborates with national and international partners and employs currently over 35 people. More information is available at.