Tracking orders by Geographic Area US only
Have a client who has their own network of say 50 vendors in geographical areas. How would I best track orders from say Boston vs Los Angeles.
Sourcing products from 50 vendors across the US is a lot to track! It sounds like your client may need an order management system. The best one for your client’s business will depend on whether they are only drop shipping, and the orders are going right from the supplier to the customer, or if your client has a warehouse and is shipping products to a central location, and then fulfilling customer orders.
The buyer’s guide that I linked compares some of the most popular order management systems. Especially if your client is dropshipping, key things to look for when selecting a system are sales channel integrations and automatic purchase orders.
Here’s our guide on logistics management which outlines some of the different options when it comes to tracking and fulfilling orders.