TECSYS Distribution Review - why 3.3 stars?

TECSYS Distribution Management System Review
ITQlick Score: 80/100
ITQlick Rating: (3.3/5)
Pricing: 7.6/10 - high cost
Category: Supply Chain -> TECSYS Distribution
Ranking:Ranked 73 out of 228 Supply Chain systems
Company: TECSYS Distribution Management System
Typical customers: Small, medium and large size businesses
Platforms: Desktop
Links: TECSYS Distribution pricing, TECSYS Distribution alternatives

Shlomi LaviShlomi Lavi / updated: Sep 06, 2020

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What is TECSYS Distribution?

TECSYS Distribution Management System is a distribution solution for businesses of all sizes. It offers assistance in such domains as procurement management, order management, and others. The software was designed and launched by TECHSYS Inc headquartered in New York, United States.

What is TECSYS Distribution rating? ()

The rating of TECSYS Distribution is 3.3 stars out of 5 and the total score is 80 out of 100. The ratings are based on our unbiased experts. Learn more in our rating methodology page

Who are TECSYS Distribution's typical customers?

Customers of the software include businesses of all sizes and a wide range of types. Major industries where it has seen successful deployment include healthcare and hospitality, automation and manufacturing, transport and delivery services, and others. Some major customers of the software include Honda, AOC Welding Supply, and Cee Kay Supply etc.

Is TECSYS Distribution the best Supply Chain?

TECSYS Distribution is ranked 73 out of 228 software in their category (Supply Chain systems).

What are their main features and functionalities?

The software offers supervision and management of core distribution aspects including order fulfillment, demand planning, financial management, and others. Strategic vendors are identified and measures are taken to convert them into partners. Distribution automation is offered to reduce the cycle times and accurate visibility is offered for all inventory holdings. For inventory management, the software offers inventory availability and inventory location management.

Procurement management services offered by the software include purchase order management, purchase scheduling, and vendor management. For financial management, it offers accounts payable and receivable management and fixed asset management. Other important capabilities include transaction history, performance reporting, auditing of control accounts, real time tax reporting, and shipping management etc.

Who are their main alternatives?

Some of the key competitors of Tecsys Distribution Management are Manhattan Associates DM and ADS Solutions.

Manhattan Associates DM provides a distribution management solution as part of it complete supply chain management product. The module addresses the core requirements of supplier management & warehousing, inventory optimization, employee allocation & management, as well as distribution billing. Additionally it can provide third party logistics providers a single portal view of product orders, deliveries and current stock status. It also manages transportation to handle shipping & receiving.

In comparison Tecsys Distribution Management addresses the same solution area but provides additional functions. These include support for inventory forecasting & product demand planning, multiple inventory replenishment & reorder strategies, as well as procurement & warehouse transfers. Other options include customer management, multi-level pricing & customer service.

Then there is ADS Solutions which offers its solution on premise or in the cloud. While it supports the main features offered by Tecsys Distribution Management, it also has its own CRM module and can handle special order requirements as well. Additionally it is integrated with e-commerce platforms to manage online order fulfillment, and also provides its own accounting system.

Tecsys Distribution Management on the other hand provides its own basic accounting module, but can also address product returns, adjustments & reservations. Additionally it has business intelligence tools with dashboards for reporting requirements, and is available on premise and as a hosted solution. There is also support for mobile devices for inventory scanning & tracking.

What is the cost of TECSYS Distribution?

What is the REAL total cost of implementation? on top of the total cost of licenses which is easy to calculate you need to add the cost of training, customization, data migration, and other "hidden cost". ITQlick pricing score is 7.6 out of 10 (10 is most expensive). Find here the REAL total cost breakdown for TECSYS Distribution

What should you ask TECSYS Distribution Management System during a demo session? (65 questions)

Schedule a demo with TECSYS Distribution and access 65 must ask questions for the vendor while watching TECSYS Distribution in action. Visit the vendor's website here.

TECSYS Distribution's list of categories:

Supply Chain
Third Party Logistics (3PL)
Electrical Distributor
Inventory Management
Barcoding
Work Order Management
Purchasing Management
Quality control
RFID
Demand Planning
Warehouse Management
Shipping

TECSYS Distribution's list of features:

Data Import/Export
Basic Reports
Online Customer Support
Inventory Management
Order Processing Management
Shipping
Barcoding
Quality Control
RFID Integration
Warehouse Management

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